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Karma Comedy: Comic Relief for Burma in Fremantle

From Perth Now: The official death toll stands at 80,000 with more than 130,000 missing presumed dead in the wake of Cyclone Nargis. And many more Burmese are threatened by serious illness. Aid workers are trying to help the storm-ravaged country, though their efforts are being hampered by Burma’s ruling junta, which is refusing to […]

Two new comedy rooms: Brisbane & Sydney

This weekend saw the opening of the Albion Comedy Club & Restaurant in Brisbane. [link] This space will now be the largest-capacity comedy club in Australia. Every Friday and Saturday night we proudly present an all-professional lineup of the cream of the local, interstate and international comedians currently working the circuit. Each night we feature […]

Canberra Comedy: it’s Green Faces time again

Back to the Irish Club for laughs on Thursday nights, starting next week on July 3rd and running through to the second week of September. Hopeful open-mic contestants from all over the country come to Canberra to be judged by audience vote only. Green Faces has now grown to be the most respected comedy competition […]

This week in Sydney – May 2008

The Cracker Comedy Festival officially ended last weekend, but there are still some shows completing their Sydney runs: Prequels & Sequels Impro (Sunday), Ross Noble (Thurs-Mon) & George Kapiniaris (Saturday). [website] Eddie Ifft headlines at The Comedy Store in Sydney’s Moore Park Entertainment Quarter all week, while Greg Fleet heads the show at their new […]

Comedy Tours: May

Booking details can be found at the performers’/venues’ websites linked below: The Chaser’s Age of Terror Variety Hour on tour until July 2nd. Remaining shows will be in SYDNEY • ADELAIDE • CANBERRA • GEELONG • MELBOURNE • BRISBANE • NEWCASTLE Heath Franklin’s Chopper in Make Deadsh*ts History – on tour until June 8th. Remaining […]