Thu, Mar 22


Brisbane Comedy Festival

Brisbane Powerhouse

23rd February - 25th March

Comedy Festival, has grown into a multi-venue extravaganza, bursting at the seams to host a hand-picked selection of the funniest folk in the country.

Held from 23 February to 25 March 2018 at Brisbane Powerhouse, Brisbane City Hall and SunPAC, Brisbane Comedy Festival will play host to one-liners, whimsy and mockery from more than 70 of the most hilarious national and international comedians.

Leading the pack of international laughter masters are Jim Gaffigan who will be kicking off his Australian and New Zealand tour with his Brisbane debut, Stephen K Amos, James Smith, Rich Hall, Daniel Sloss, Des Bishop, DeAnne Smith, Urzila Carlson and Jeff Green.

Brisbane-bound Aussie household names include Jimeoin, Wil Anderson, Dave Hughes, Joel Creasey, Lawrence Mooney, Akmal, Matt Okine, Nazeem Hussain and Tom Gleeson, alongside comedy queens Fiona O’Loughlin, Celia Pacquola and Cal Wilson. From stand up to improv and sketch comedy, we’ve got your tastes covered, plus we’ll shine a light on the best new talent, here and now!

In 2018, Brisbane Comedy Festival celebrates nine hilarious years of laughs with an even bigger and better line-up than ever before. Join us for night after night of side-splitting fun*.

* Brisbane Comedy Festival is not responsible for medical costs incurred as a result of said side-splitting.

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