Sydney Comedy Festival Showcase
The Sydney Comedy Festival is hitting the road with a stellar line-up of the hottest international and local comedians from the 2013 Festival! We hand-pick the funniest and freshest acts of Sydney’s biggest annual comedy event and squeeze them into one hilarious night of world-class comedy, and the best news is we deliver it straight to your doorstep! With a cluster of comedians that will tempt everyone’s taste buds, this is the best value ticket in town, so don’t miss out!?
The Rockhampton lineup includes:Tony Woods (USA)
Tony Woods is a one-of-a-kind comedic legend. A seasoned veteran in the comedy business, Tony is recognized not only by fans but by his peers as one of the best and most engaging comedians in the business. His playful and cool demeanour, combined with sharp and mischievous subject matter, create a show that is unmistakably entertaining at every level.
Woods has also appeared in the film The Brooklyn Project, and his festival appearances include triumphs at the Just For Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal, the HBO U.S. Comedy Arts Festival in Aspen, Colorado, the Melbourne Comedy Festival and is a favourite at the Sydney Comedy Festival.Ray Badran
Ray Badran, winner of the self-appointed Best Bloke Award, is one of Australia’s rising comedians. A regular at the Sydney Comedy Store, Ray has also performed on The Footy Show and contributed writing to various TV shows such as Good News Week. Last year was a big one for Ray: he performed in both the Sydney and Melbourne Comedy Festivals and in the USA. He also holds a Bachelor of Medical Science and once made the grand final of the World Strawberry Eating Championships.Damien Power
Widely regarded as one of the top rising stars of Australian comedy, Damien has been utterly destroying audiences around the nation with his atomic payload of jokes; he is known on the Australian comedy circuit simply as “The Destroyer” after one audience member laughed so hard she literally died.Nominated for Best Newcomer 2013 Melbourne International Comedy FestivalTien Tran
A regular face on the Perth comedy circuit, Tien can be seen cutting his teeth around the rooms to develop his unique voice. Tien is a truth teller and isn’t scared to bring the humour out of any topic. Audiences are constantly subjected to his no holds barred style of hilarious observational
commentary weaved with absurdist insight. In 2011, Tien was a Triple J RAW Comedy National Finalist at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival and in 2012, Tien performed his debut solo show “If you don’t know, now you know” to a sold out crowd at Perth International Comedy Festival. He is fresh off the back of a Sold Out Sydney Comedy Festival season and will make you laugh.
Bruce Griffiths Bruce is so good your other favourite comedians tell his jokes! He has been a stand out at this years festival showcases and a crowd favourite at the Sydney Comedy Store. His writing credits are astonishing and include The Glass House, Good News Week, Enough Rope with Andrew Denton and many more!
Becky Lucas Local Brisbane comedian and Triple J RAW grand finalist. Beacon of success and prosperity. Its important to be positive. Becky Lucas is a Brisbane comic who performs locally and inter-state and has just recently returned from the Melbourne International Comedy Festival after a successful run of shows and rave reviews. Pilbeam Theatre
Saturday 27 July at 8pm
All tickets $30