Comedy

Comedy clubs, comedians and comedy festivals in Melbourne

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Comedy - Thu 28 Aug

Five Boroughs Comedy (formerly Softbelly Comedy) has been attracting weighty bills for the past three years, usually with a trilogy of cult legends with a smattering of extra local heroes and touring acts....

Comedy - Thu 28 Aug

Thursday Throwback is on for another year, bringing back classic hour-long stand-up shows you missed the first time or are dying to see again. Sets include Melbourne comedy scene staples Damien Power,...

Comedy - Thu 28 Aug


The Exford is a Melbourne comedy institution - and a notorious one at that. Renowned for being one of the toughest rooms in Melbourne for a comic to conquer, don't be surprised to hear some of the...

Upcoming comedy events in Melbourne

Anh Do

Anh Do

Anh Do has taken his story and made it into a standup show

Trevor Noah

Trevor Noah

The South African comedian hits the Concert Hall for Just for Laughs

Reggie Watts

Reggie Watts

Improvised and disorientating music that is painfully and ridiculously funny

Rhys Darby

Rhys Darby

The kooky Conchords manager hits the Forum for a stand-up gig

Rod Quantock

Rod Quantock

The flame-bearded godfather of Melbourne stand-up finally foments a revolution

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Regular comedy nights

Impro rooms

Impro rooms

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

The Big HOO-HAA!

The Big HOO-HAA!

One of the nation's longest running improv nights keeps on improv-ing

Comedy rooms

Comedy rooms

We visit Melbourne’s best regular comedy nights

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Melbourne news & interviews

Steve-O

Steve-O

If ever there was a life that needed footnotes, it's Stephen Glover's

Mother & Son

Mother & Son

Noeline Brown brings Maggie Beare to life on the stage

Nish Kumar

Nish Kumar

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

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