Comedy Festival Shows for 2017

We have a full program of amazing shows during the 2017 Melbourne International Comedy Festival. Check them all out!

Unheard Of

“Unheard Of” is a tight hour of gags from three of Melbourne’s most exciting up and coming comedy boys: Andrew Portelli, Ben Searle and Matthew Vasquez. No fat, no gristle, and no message – just a thick slab of laughs from comics doing their best Read More ...

Rough

An unmissable romp by one of Melbourne’s fresh up and coming comedians who’s made several TV appearances … one of which was a beans commercial! In Rough, Damien mulls over recent events in his life including an attempted carjacking, unreasonable roommates, moving back home a broken Read More ...

General Quacktitioner

The eclectic sketch comedy irreverence that is Dr Duck returns with a brand-new show full of fresh sketches from every corner of our brains. Building from a successful debut at Melbourne Fringe the Duck is back on stage for your enjoyment. ‘I had a good Read More ...

Facetious

The Dictionary describes Facetious [fuh-see-shuh-s] as treating serious situations with deliberately inappropriate humour. And that’s exactly what you get with this fast paced hour of hilarious routines, standup and music. In their MICF debut, the trio of Jamie Morgan, Craig Sheppard and Ian Furze, are Read More ...

Three's a Crowd Not an Audience

VENUE CHANGE! Please note, this show is now to be held at Tuxedo Cat, 293 LaTrobe Street Melbourne. Three mates, a big room and lots of laughs! Embarrassing stories about life in regional Australia. One thing is guaranteed but we’re not going to tell you Read More ...

Damien and Ross in Safari Psychosis

Two friends, Ross and Damien, find themselves lost in the Jungle, alone stranded and trying to piece together how this came to be. Through questioning everything and knowing nothing they take you on a wild absurdist sketch comedy ride into the depths of the Congo. Read More ...

ApocOlympics

  Sure, there’s been an Apocalypse, but the Olympics must go on! “Smart humour for witty, intelligent people” – We Know Melbourne The year is 2056. The nuclear fallout from the 2017 Trump Wars has doomed the world to darkness. But there is one light Read More ...

Just for Funny

Matt and Marty have watched thousands of hours of open mic comedy all so we can present to you the finest up-and-coming comics you didn’t know. Take the guess work out of seeing new comedians. Just for funny, the finest live comedy showcase podcast you’ll Read More ...

Shit Kids

VENUE CHANGE! Please note, this show is now to be held at Speakeasy HQ, 522 Flinders Street Melbourne. David McDonald is one the hardest working comedians on the circuit. Piss funny too. His material has been polished night after night on Melbourne stages. David is as Read More ...

Improv Against Humanity

VENUE CHANGE! Please note, this show is now to be held at Speakeasy HQ, 522 Flinders Street Melbourne. What happens when you cross the hottest, rudest party game of the last decade with the sharpest minds that the Melbourne Improv scene have to offer? You get Improv Read More ...

The Face of Gentrification and Other Ideas

VENUE CHANGE! Please note, this show is now to be held at Tuxedo Cat, 293 LaTrobe Street, Melbourne. Popular stand-up comedian and writer, Matt Harvey, is presenting his latest show, ‘The Face of Gentrification & Other Ideas’, at The Tickle Pit for a strictly limited season. Read More ...