Comedy clubs, comedians and comedy festivals in Melbourne

Melbourne this week

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    Thu 24 Apr Commedia Dell Parte is a brand spanking new room dedicated to promoting Aussie comedy. Every Thursday up-and-coming comedians... More details
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    23-26 Apr Chris Taylor and Andrew Hansen, of The Chaser’s War on Everything fame, are back with all new sketches and songs in a live... More details
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    Mon 28 Apr Australian comedy heavyweights Doug Chappel and John Burgos join forces in a night of good food and big laughs. There'll... More details
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    Mon 28 Apr One of the grand old rooms of Melbourne comedy, Local Laughs remains to this day one of the most reliably entertaining comedy... More details
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    Tue 29 Apr Every Tuesday night the Comic's Lounge opens the stage to starry-eyed hopefuls taking to the stage for the first time (or, at... More details
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    30 Apr-03 May Yes, we know that the Melbourne International Comedy Festival is over for 2014 - but there's still a hell of a lot of people... More details
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    30 Apr-04 May Helga Handfull Entertains brings story of life and love and men and a bunch of songs in English and German with songs from... More details

Upcoming comedy events in Melbourne

Russell Howard: Wonderbox

The Barry Award winner is heading back to Melbourne

Chris Taylor & Andrew Hansen

The boys are back with all new sketches and songs


Outrageous wit, side-splitting humour and brutal imitation

Laughter is the Best Medicine

This fundraiser comedy gala is guaranteed to deliver on the LOLs

Max Amini

A night of eccentric impressions and novel storytelling

Jeff Dunham: Disorderly Conduct

Watch a man play with dolls!

Regular comedy nights

Impro rooms

Tired of dull predictable comedy? We’ve got just the thing…

Comedy rooms

We visit Melbourne’s best regular comedy nights

Comedy venues tour

We tour around five comedy houses of joy

Melbourne news & interviews

Nish Kumar

When Nish had his face stolen, it posed some interesting questions

Celia Pacquola

Melbourne’s goofy girl-next-door frets over fate and the future

Bob Downe

We chat to Mark Trevorrow about the making of a gay comedy icon

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