Venues listed below produce the regular comedy shows taking place all year round. Touring shows from national/international acts often appear in other venues such as city theatres, town halls, or footy/RSL clubs. Use the search function in the sidebar to check for news of tours that may be coming near you.

[venue guide] [Show listings]

Apart from the regular shows below, there are occasional “specials”: the Hobart Comedy Calendar kept by the Impro-Vice crew is your friend.

Regular gigs

[tab: Mondays]
  • Danger Academy

    Fortnightly impro at the Queens Head Cafe Wine Bar
    400 Elizabeth Street, North Hobart, TAS, 7000
    Find DA on Facebook

[tab: Thursdays]
  • The Lower House Comedy Lounge

    Despard Street (behind 9 Murray Street) Hobart, Australia
    In 2011, the Lower House Comedy Lounge will be on the second Thursday of every month.
    Find Lower House on Facebook

  • Defunct as of December 2010:

    The Playground

    First Thursday of the month new material night at The Brisbane Hotel, Hobart.
    3 Brisbane St, Hobart, Australia, 7000
    Find The Playground on Facebook

[tab: Fridays]
  • The Clubhouse

    – 8:30PM @ The Waratah Hotel
    Late night Comedy & Cocktails in Intimate and comfy Surrounds.
    Absurdist Action, Stand Up comedy, Pithy Poetry & Guest Interstate Headliners, every month at The Clubhouse!
    3rd Friday of Every Monthcheck out the lineups on Facebook


[venue guide] [Show listings]