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Line Up Your Laughs For The Brisbane Comedy Festival

Sydney Morning Herald – by Natalie Bochenski Former Brisbane boy Josh Thomas is coming back to his home town for the Brisbane Comedy Festival. Photo: Simon Schluter Choosing which shows to see at a comedy festival can be serious business. Tickets to the fifth annual Brisbane Comedy Festival are now on sale through the Brisbane […]

Millican leads stellar line-up at Comedy Festival

Brisbane Times – by Natalie Bochenski Sarah Millican will perform at the fifth annual Brisbane Comedy Festival. Photo: Simon Schluter Read more: http://www.brisbanetimes.com.au/entertainment/comedy/millican-leads-stellar-lineup-at-comedy-festival-20121129-2aiex.html#ixzz2IWLV4NXqDon’t let Sarah Millican’s innocent face and sing-song Geordie accent fool you – she’s one of the filthiest, funniest comedians working today. Brisbane audiences will be able to soak up South Shields’ favourite […]

Aussie fringe performer has cock-eyed way of imagining things

Winnipeg Free Press by Kevin Prokosh Anyone notice a visitor from Australia circling local landmarks that he photographs to make look like his um, down under? Jon Bennett, in from Melbourne to perform at the fringe festival, has been touring the city, hoping to add to his collection of over 300 photographs collectively called Pretending […]

Aussies at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2012

  by Lisa Clark The Programme for this year’s Edinburgh Fringe Festival is up and as usual I have been scouring it to find out how many Australians will be putting on shows there this year. Not all shows make it into the programme and not all are obviously Australian, so if you know of […]

The List supports artists’ right to swear at the Fringe

  Show titles remain uncensored in our comprehensive Fringe listings – The List There has been some controversy in the run up to the Fringe this year about the programme’s censorship of some sweary show titles. Liam Mullone, Richard Herring and Stuart Goldsmith have raised the issue in various interviews and statements, claiming that the […]

Barking mad censorship continues at the Edinburgh Fringe

  So It Goes – Jon Flemming Blog The censored and acceptable Edinburgh Fringe show image Yesterday, I blogged about the insanity and inanity which has characterised the compilation of the Edinburgh Fringe Programme this year. In particular, the barking mad decision by the Fringe that the title STUART GOLDSMITH: PRICK was unacceptable and that […]