Melbourne comedy veteran David Grant died on Sunday, January 24th, due to pancreatic cancer. He was well known in the comedy business for his generosity with time and advice for up and coming performers and his willingness to lend his talents to charity events (and riffle through his contacts book on their behalf as well).
So how does it work? You bring a wrapped Christmas gift to the show. We will randomly select and unwrap gifts during the show. The unwrapped gifts will be the inspiration for our Christmas stories and songs all made up on the spot, without a script, without a rehearsal, live before your very eyes! At the end of the night, gifts will be re-wrapped and donated to the fine folk at St Vincent De Paul to pass on to those less fortunate.
Most comedy rooms have grabbed a bucket to gather some donations for the bushfire victims in Victoria this week (showgoers have been generous, goodonya). But now some serious fundraisers have been organised: