Witness the crazy comedy events in Melbourne at the venues near you to laugh till your belly hurts. You cannot miss the chance to witness the popular names of the comedy scene. There are improv workshops, comedy class and comedy shows in Melbourne too where you can try your hands out.
Lighten yourself and laugh it out at a comedy event near you in Melbourne.
Singing Wok ,
152 Tennyson St, Elwood VIC 3184, Australia, Melbourne, Australia
The Butterfly Club ,
5 Carson Pl, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia, Melbourne, Australia
Running three nights only - 7pm August 21nd, 22nd and 24th Your heart will go on for the return season of this solo-sketch-comedy-thingy from wobble-faced Raw Comedy state finalist David Massingham (Little Sketch Book of Horrors, M*... Read More
The Coopers Inn ,
282 Exhibition St, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia, Melbourne, Australia
SynopsisAnnie (Neighbours) and Lena (Improv Conspiracy) just met.They think they might be friends. An idea explored through sketch, stand up and musical comedy. This is a test to see if the friendship is wort... Read More
Cardinal Knox Centre Theatre ,
383 Albert Street, East Melbourne, Australia
Everyone loves a good story, but what happens when our stories get us into trouble?
Join the Jewish Christian Muslim Association for a night of conversation with writer, actor and poet Osama Sami, including a showing of the film based on his story,... Read More
Athenaeum Theatre ,
188 Collins St, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 3000, Melbourne, Australia
A solo show from the host of Channel 10's Taboo. Award-winning comedian and Logie-nominated Harley Breen is on the road doing what he does best. He's technically normal. But he's also definitely not quite right.... Read More
The Improv Conspiracy ,
19 Meyers Place, Melbourne, Australia
Tickets $12 on the door, or at https://improvconspiracy.com/shows/the-remix.
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In The Remix, a guest storyteller ("The Mixologist") tells truth... Read More
The Comic's Lounge ,
26 Errol St Level 1, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 3051, Melbourne, Australia
Frontier Comedy is thrilled to announce a one-off special live recording of sports pundits Titus O'Reily and Sergio Paradise’s iTunes Top 50 Variety Hour podcast. Titus and Sergio’s Variety Hour has been a mainstay on the iTunes charts since its 2016 debu... Read More
Club Voltaire ,
14 Raglan Street, North Melbourne, Australia
STAND-UP COMEDY EVERY SUNDAY NIGHT
Club Voltaire hosts a mix of the best up-and-coming comedians in Melbourne every Sunday night. Some of the biggest rising stars in the country join together for a big night of laughs!
Reserve a free ticket fo... Read More
Morgan has consistently come second her whole life, especially in her calisthenics career. With the help of her new coach, Morgan is coming out of retirement one last time to ace the ‘Cali-criteria’ and finally win that career defining glass tr... Read More
RMIT Bld 8, Level 4, Room 11, Melbourne, Australia
Celebrated Melbourne comedian Andy Balloch is BACK in Semester 2 of 2019 with his extremely enjoyable 'Intro to Improv' classes. Come and explore the art of improvisation – creating unique stories on the spot, utilising physical comedy in physical and ver... Read More
Simon Taylor began stand-up on the Melbourne comedy scene. Within two years he met Jay Leno on a trip to Los Angeles and was asked to be a writer on The Tonight Show. Since then he has written for Shaun Micallef’s Mad as Hell on the ABC and for Comedy Cen... Read More
Saturday Night Live , and co-creator, co-writer/star of Portlandia, Fred Armisen is coming to Melbourne this August!... Read More
Athenaeum Theatre ,
188 Collins Street, Melbourne, Australia
"Comedy for Musicians"... But Everyone is Welcome!... Read More
The Palms At Crown Casino ,
Crown Complex, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 3006, Melbourne, Australia
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Swing Set are Mario Hannah and Broni, one of Melbourne’s best and most experienced long-form improv comedy duos.
With many years of playing together under their belt, Mario and Broni bring a chemisty to the stage that draws audiences in as they crea... Read More
208 Wellington Street, Collingwood, Victoria, Australia 3066, Melbourne, Australia
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This Collarts Open Day, we want to empower you for the future.
Happening on Saturday August 31, we in... Read More
National Theatre Melbourne ,
20 Carlisle Street St. Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 3182, Melbourne, Australia
It’s back! The Women’s Health Week Comedy Gala returns this year for a third mighty time.
After sold-out events in 2017 and 2018, Jean Hailes for Women’s Health is kicking off the 7th annual Women’s Health Week the best way we know how – with a room full... Read More
Singing Wok ,
152 Tennyson St, Elwood VIC 3184, Australia, Melbourne, Australia
Mei Ling in Melbourne is a comedic cross-cultural play written and produced by Moni Lai Storz.Story LineJohn William wants his mother out of his home so he can have Mei Ling to himself, he values... Read More
The Butterfly Club ,
5 Carson Place, Melbourne, Australia
With his trademark love-able irreverent style Conor Fenelon - Comedian riffs on dating, social anxiety and substance abuse in his edgy new show.
- "Highly skilled in the art of making you laugh at all the things you know you shou... Read More
With his trademark love-able irreverent style Conor Fenelon - Comedian from New Zealand riffs on dating, social anxiety and substance abuse in his edgy new show.- "Highly skilled in the art of making you laugh at all the things you... Read More
Palais Theatre ,
Lower Espl, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 3183, Melbourne, Australia
BILL BRYSON – OBSERVATIONS ON LIFE AND THE HUMAN BODY - LIVE ON STAGE
Best known for his wickedly sassy travel books, Bill Bryson undertook the gigantean task of providing a layman’s take on science in the best-selling ‘A Short History of Nearly Everythi... Read More
Through original songs and confessional comedy, Jack explores his relationship to Sylvia Plath’s notorious novel, ‘The Bell Jar’, and her other personal writings, to reveal their enduring relevance to his (and your) own struggles with mental and emotional... Read More
Trades Hall Place ,
Trades Hall Pl, Victoria, Australia, Melbourne, Australia
As seen and heard on ABC's Comedy Bites, triple j's Good Az Friday and Channel 10's The Project.Last year, Michael did a show about beating testicular cancer and now he faces his biggest challenge yet - writing an all new show. Come... Read More
Victorian Trades Hall Council ,
54 Victoria St, Carlton VIC 3053, Australia, Melbourne, Australia
NEW WRITER MAKING THEIR MARK WITH A BLISTERING SATIRE OF OFFICE POLITICS, SHAMELESS IRREVERENCE, AND PUBIC HAIR...It’s the dog-eat-dog world of high-stakes business and newbie Henry has just entered the hornets’ nes... Read More
In this hilarious heartfelt one-act play, Chef Chung is the owner and head chef of the Happy Dragon Chinese Restaurant in the regional Victorian town of Gisborne.It was only a few years ago that Chef Chung emigrated to Australia wit... Read More
Trades Hall ,
Carlton VIC 3053, Australia, Melbourne, Australia
Soothplayers improvise a hilarious Shakespearean play from nothing but a suggested title from the audience. No plans. No scripts. They guarantee you will laugh or your money back. Really!Comedy? Tragedy? History? From star-crossed l... Read More
Gasworks Art Studio ,
2 Richardson St, Melbourne, Australia
These monthly innovative sessions are brought to you by yours truly, an experienced and creative artist Taisiia, in collaboration with an inspirational and insightful TEDx speaker Mariya.
What will you paint and what is the topic of the day? Every e... Read More
Forum Melbourne ,
Forum Melbourne, 154 Flinders St,, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 3000, Melbourne, Australia
Melbourne - 14, 15, 21, 22, 27, 28, 29 of September.
After joining Australian comedy heavy hitter, Nick Giannopoulos, on two sold out national tours with Star wogs (2018) and Wogs at Work (2017), Australia’s fastest rising comedy trio, Sooshi Mango, fres... Read More
Melbourne Lithuanian Club ,
44-48 Errol St, North Melbourne, Victoria 3051, Melbourne, Australia
Following sold out shows across Australia this year, Jordan is bring his show back to Melbourne.
Age: 15+. Content warning - swearing and adult themes.
Let me explain why the libs suck at managing the economy. I just need an hour of your time…and your... Read More
Arts Centre Melbourne ,
Due to phenomenal public demand, one of Ireland's funniest comedians, Dara O Briain is returning to Australia in 2019 with his new show Voice of Reason!
O Briain is a stand-up comedian, and television presenter, best known for BBC’s Mock the Week’, Irela... Read More
Anna Piper Scott is one of Australia’s most exciting stand up comedians. She’s an aggressive, charming, and fabulous trans woman with talent to spare. Queer & Present Danger is an empowering show all about debunking trans myths, the blunt truths abou... Read More
We solemnly swear that we are up to no good as we improvise new Harry Potter adventures before your very eyes. Using a suggestion from the audience of what could've been the title of a Harry Potter book, but wasn't, Completely Improvised Potter will sh... Read More
Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria ,
Birdwood Ave, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 3004, Melbourne, Australia
Join us Under the Big Top this September school holidays as we return to the Southern Cross Lawn at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Victoria with our brand new show – Aurora.
Dive into a wondrous realm of stunning visual projections, jaw-dropping acrobatics a... Read More
Your friendly neighbourhood Satanists gather.They just want to have a chat – no, seriously – just a chat. It’s hard making friends in the 21st century, but this surre... Read More
THEATRE AND THE PATRIARCHY TURNED ON ITS HEAD BY RECENT VCA WRITING GRADJust Us Girls is a story of all the girls in the world. The ones you're lucky to know, the one's you're yet to meet (how exciting for... Read More
Wasp Movie is the third solo show from comedian Nikki Viveca. With an approach to standup that is both theatrical and heartfelt, Nikki turns a true story of domestic disaster into a comedy that explores the challenges of co-existing with nature and eac... Read More
Melbourne - 14th, 15th, 21st and 22nd of September - 2 shows per night.
After joining Australian comedy heavy hitter, Nick Giannopoulos, on two sold out national tours with Star wogs (2018) and Wogs at Work (2017), Australia’s fastest rising comedy trio,... Read More
Billy Sutherland wants to be the next big online sensation. The only things standing in his way are his inability to afford a new video camera and the fact that The Wiggles won't let him cover their songs.
Follow him as he tries to navigate the ofte... Read More
Performing in Australia for the very first time, THE TRY GUYS will travel their madcap Legends of The Internet tour to the east coast for two special shows this September.
The Try Guys will bring their iconic brand of "trying everything and anything" to... Read More
Famed scientist, Boss Octopus, gives humanity the upper hand against the zombies by bringing dinosaurs back to life.
More than just companions, Boss Octopus and the dinosaurs fall in love, but have little in common: One enjoys old films & floral... Read More
A charity show of comedians saving the world, one stand-up set at a time.Times are tough. Climate crisis, rampant inequality, and Pauline Hanson is still a thing. So a bunch of comedians are saving the world, one stand-up set at a t... Read More
Trans, nonbinary, neurodivergent, ace, and mixed race... It's all getting out of hand. No matter where they are, Artemis just doesn't fit neatly into any box. But despite being in between everything, and confident of nothing (except how much of a bother t... Read More
Tara’s here for an arty-party, but we're staging an intervention. As her dearest family and friends, you're the best chance she’s got.
Join Cousin Tara and special guest every night for a raging hour of eclectic cabaret, bri... Read More
Nominee 2019 Melbourne International Comedy Festival Golden Gibbo Award
Patrick Collins is Melbourne’s only bisexual/comedian/magician/mime but is happy to be proven wrong.
In 2019 he’s taking the next step in his car... Read More
Melbourne - 14th, 15th, 21st, 22nd, 27th, 28th, 29th of September - 2 shows per night.
After joining Australian comedy heavy hitter, Nick Giannopoulos, on two sold out national tours with Star wogs (2018) and Wogs at Work (2017), Australia’s fastest risi... Read More
Hamer Hall Arts Centre Melbourne ,
100 St Kilda Road, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 3004, Melbourne, Australia
The Instagram queen of hilarious photo parody, Celeste Barber, is bringing her new raw, intimate and self-deprecating stand-up comedy show to Australian and New Zealand theatres this September! Actor, Comedian, and Social Media Super Star is the self-proc... Read More
Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC) ,
1 Convention Centre Place, South Wharf, Victoria 3006, Melbourne, Australia
Registrations for the 2019 BusVic Bus Expo & Maintenance Conference are now open! We encourage you to register now for this spectacular event being held at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre on Tuesday 1st and Wednesday 2nd October, 2019.... Read More
JMC Academy ,
171 Bank Street, South Melbourne, Australia
In this 1 day workshop you will get a taste of what it is like to work on a film set as you cover cinematography, lighting, sound and production, all with the guidance of the JMC Film & TV team! Working on industry standard f... Read More
Australian National Academy of Music (ANAM) ,
South Melbourne Town Hall (entry off, Layfield Street, 210 Bank St, South Melbourne VIC 3205, Australia, Melbourne, Australia
Umberto Clerici, the Sydney Symphony Orchestra’s Principal Cello, has created this fascinating program, which asks, in his words: “What can be considered an ‘Italian Sound’? Does it come from the precious old Italian string instruments or from the long... Read More
US Comedian, Author and Activist, Chelsea Handler, returns to Australia in October for the first time since her 2014 live tour.
Life Will Be the Death of Me: Chelsea Handler’s Stand-Up Comedy Tour, taking the same name as her just-released #1 NY TIMES B... Read More
Starting Over (again...) is an exploration of the confusion, the AHA moments and general madness of dealing with our fellow humans.
We try to rebuild the things we may have loved and lost in life - or create something completely new.
Through... Read More
Williamstown Town Hall ,
104 Ferguson Street, Williamstown, Melbourne, Australia
FESTIVAL OF TALENTS & ACTap AWARDS 2019
(AUSTRALIAN MULTICULTURAL BUFFET AND TALENTS SHOWCASE - FAMILY FRIENDLY).
A day of diverse buffet foods in Australia, entertainment, multicultural communities talents showcase, awards presentations,... Read More
Cinema Nova ,
380 Lygon Street, Carlton, Victoria, Australia 3053, Melbourne, Australia
Monster Fest presents the Australian Premiere of TWO HEADS CREEK at Monster Fest 2019 | Melbourne.
Jesse O'Brien's hilariously macabre and delightfully irreverent TWO HEADS CREEK plays upon the fish out of water scenario with a pair of British siblings s... Read More
Don’t miss Scotland’s award-winning Daniel Sloss when he returns to Australia this October for a very special encore performance of his critically acclaimed & stunning live show; X.
Daniel returns to Australia as part of his 300-date global tour that... Read More
The Improv Conspiracy ,
1, 19 Meyers Pl, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia, Melbourne, Australia
Made up completely on the spot by quick-witted actors and musicians!Phantom 'prov the Opera will delight lovers of musical theatre and comedy with their zany stories, catchy tunes and crazy characters; all performed live for you bas... Read More
Bathsheba - a witch and not-yet-apprehended serial killer - is an optimistic (albeit unstable) aspiring starlet who moves to Los Angeles in the hopes of becoming a big, big star. While working an office job to make ends-meet, she spends most of her spare... Read More
Ibis Hotel Little Bourke Street ,
600 Little Bourke street, Melbourne, Australia
Australia’s School of Stand up Comedy with locations in SYD, VIC, SA and ACT. Anniversary Celebration Price $199.99 All Locations! Final Melbourne Course at This Price is Oct 27th, 2019Australia’s # 1 and most respected, School of Stand-up Comedy with loc... Read More
Arts Centre Melbourne - Hamer Hall ,
100 St Kilda Road, Melbourne, Australia
Legendary Irish comedian Dylan Moran is returning to Australia with a brand-new show Dr. Cosmos.... Read More
Athenaeum Theatre ,
188 Collins St, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia, Melbourne, Australia
Marty SheargoldPresented by alist.com.au and NovaMarty Sheargold tours his stand up show around Australia for a night of must see comedy. Don’t miss the opportunity to laugh live with the star of the Nova networks Kate, Tim a... Read More
Melbourne is one of the biggest cities in Australia, and the people here sure do love to laugh! Sprawling with huge comedy festivals and great venues featuring big names and exciting newcomers, now's the time to get out there and discover it for yourself. Stop in to one of the popular comedy club Melbourne, to see local heroes’ road testing new material, international guests performing intimate shows, and the next generation of comedy talent strutting their stuff at the open mic comedy Melbourne venues.
Birdland in Melbourne is called Bird's Basement. After 32 years of operations, for the first time Birdland extends its banner outside New York to Melbourne. Melbourne is very proud to be the host of Bird’s legacy. Since opening its doors in Melbourne, this venue has been the host of music legends. Here music comes first, but the quality of food and service are close second. The popular comedy club Melbourne hosts several comedy shows and open mic events.
Melbourne’s Comedy Theatre holds a vital place in the city’s vibrant live entertainment scene. Built in 1928, the Comedy Theatre still maintains a lot of its original characteristics including balcony seating, a generous foyer and an elegant staircase. With seating for up to 1000 patrons, it is not only comedy that you will find here – audiences can enjoy a diverse range of theatre shows and musical events.
The Last Laugh is a cool comedy club Melbourne that has hosted many of Australia's and the world's greatest comedians. From George Kapiniaris to Jimeoin, David Strassman, Peter Helliar, Dave Hughes and Lawrence Mooney. The club is located right in the heart of Melbourne in the historic Athenaeum Theatre. Hosting approximately 1,000 performances each year, which include standup comedy Melbourne and open mic comedy shows.
The Butterfly Club is Melbourne’s premier cabaret and comedy club. The Butterfly Club has launched the careers of comedians like Tim Minchin and Eddie Perfect and hold regular nights such as Fab Fridays. The black comedy and improv events held at the club are one of the best shows for comedy Melbourne
The longest-running single-operator, independent comedy night in Melbourne takes place on Monday nights at The Local Taphouse in St Kilda. Hear new material and enjoy Local Laughs from comedians including Laura Davis, Yianni Agisilaou, Ivan Aristeguieta, Sami Shah and Tom Ballard. The venue also hosts trivia nights and live music and holds a variety of beers on tap.
Melbourne has dedicated live venues presenting stand-up comedy 7 nights a week, not forgetting the annual world famous Melbourne Comedy Festival. The 2019 Melbourne Comedy Festival turns 33 celebrating comedy, with more shows and venues than ever. The Festival is one of the three largest comedy festivals in the world, alongside Edinburgh Festival Fringe and Montreal's Just for Laughs Festival. An annual event, the Melbourne Comedy Festival literally takes over Australia's comedy capital, Melbourne, each autumn with an enormous program of stand-up comedy Melbourne, cabaret, theatre, street performance, film, television, radio and visual arts. The Big HOO-HAA! Is Melbourne's longest-running and best-loved weekly comedy show. Starring a who's who of Melbourne's finest comedians, every Friday night The Big HOO-HAA! Ensemble dazzles audiences with its unique brand of high-octane improvisation, killer punchlines and sizzling one-liners. This one of the best shows for comedy Melbourne, you should not miss.
There is a free stand-up comedy show Melbourne, every Sunday at The Windsor Alehouse from 7pm. featuring some of Melbourne's best talent along with up and coming comedians. It's a Sunday worth getting off the couch for. ABC Radio Melbourne and the Melbourne International Comedy Festival presents Comedy Bites, an exclusive pre-festival live broadcast this year from the Melbourne Comedy Theatre. Since 1999, the Melbourne International Comedy Festival and cavalcades of intrepid comedians have hit the road for Australia’s biggest and funniest annual comedy tour.
Forget all your worries and have a quick laugh to relieve stress by visiting the popular comedy Melbourne clubs, bars with stand-up comedy and open mic comedy events and theatres hosting comedy plays in the city.