Archive for posts tagged with 'comedy'

Will Ferrell

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Will Ferrell opens hearts and minds with commencement speech

Will Ferrell was awarded an honorary doctorate from the University of South California on the weekend, and decided to…

Matt Okine

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Brisbane’s Matt Okine gets his own series on Stan

Production has begun on The Other Guy, a comedy-drama from the mind of Matt Okine. Okine, who was born and raised in…

John Clarke

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Legendary satirist John Clarke has died

John Clarke, the New Zealand-born comedian who became a fixture on Australian television, has died at the age of 68.…

Chris Rock

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Chris Rock will tour Australia for the first time in nine years

Comedy superstar Chris Rock is bringing his Total Blackout tour to Brisbane. The comedian, actor, director, writer and…

Phill Jupitus

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UK comedian Phill Jupitus announces a Brisbane show

Never Mind the Buzzcocks star Phill Jupitus is bringing his new show, Juplicity, to Brisbane. The stand-up comedian,…

My Dad Wrote A Porno

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The world’s most awkward podcast is coming to Brisbane

My Dad Wrote A Porno — the podcast in which Jamie Morton reads out chapters from the erotic books his 60-year-old dad ha…

Jason Byrne

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Wrap your laughing gear around Brisbane Comedy Festival’s massive line-up

Brisbane Comedy Festival is back and bigger than ever, expanding to a second hub at Brisbane City Hall. In keeping…

Amy Schumer

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Amy Schumer has cancelled her Australian tour

Trainwreck star Amy Schumer has cancelled her Australian tour dates due to illness. The popular actress and stand-up…

Julia Morris

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Julia Morris returns to Brisbane

After a busy year on screen in 2016, comedian Julia Morris will return to stand-up stages in 2017 with her new show, Lif…

Office Christmas Party

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Win Office Christmas Party tickets [Closed]

An A-list comedy cast including Jennifer Aniston, Jason Bateman, TJ Miller and Kate McKinnon star in Office Christmas…

Russell Howard

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Russell Howard announces another Brisbane show

Russell Howard, one of the UK’s most successful live comedians, has added another Brisbane date to his Round the…

Seinfeld

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Jerry Seinfeld is coming to Brisbane

Comedy legend Jerry Seinfeld has announced his first Brisbane show ever. The observational comedy genius was last in…

Bill Bailey

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Bill Bailey on the secret to happiness

Beloved UK comedian Bill Bailey talks traumatic travel experiences, the fear of missing out and the pursuit of happiness…

Graeme of Thrones

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Actual Game of Thrones cast member joins Game of Thrones parody show

Game of Thrones cast member Michael Condron is coming to Brisbane Powerhouse in December to join the cast of the…

Titanic: The Movie the Play

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The unsinkable Titanic: The Movie the Play sails again at Brisbane Powerhouse

The world’s greatest story of love, loss and lifeboats will return to Brisbane Powerhouse this spring. Following…

Hannibal Buress

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Hannibal Buress brings The Hannibal Montanabal Experience to Brisbane

Wildly popular US comedian Hannibal Buress will bring his new stand-up comedy tour, The Hannibal Montanabal…

Doll by Babushka

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Welcome back to Wonderland

Wonderland — Brisbane’s end-of-year carnival of circus, burlesque, cabaret and comedy — will return to Brisbane…

Simone Eclair

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Brisbane’s new fringe comedy festival

Wrap your laughing gear around this. Around 25 comedy shows will hit stages around the city for the inaugural Bris…