5 good reasons

In the lead up and during the Festivals we cover, we ask Comedians to give us 5 good reasons to come and see their show!

5 Good Reasons to see FRANKIE&SAL in Making It Rain

Frankie and Sal
1. We have stonefish 2. We pronounce Ibiza correctly 3. We’ll kill you if you don’t 4. Sal says we can’t say we’ll kill you but we can say its a really fun show and you’ll enjoy it if you’re there so everyone should come 5. Sal is the...

5 Good Reasons to see Ben Volchok Presents…

Ben Volchok Presents
1. Comedy radio plays, live on stage! Thrilling! Exciting! 2. I do all the voices. Yes, even that one. 3. One episode involves spies and counterfeit money and the other one has Satanists and disappearing buttocks. 4. If you’re a fan of The Goon Show or Hancock’s Half Hour...

5 Good reasons to see Virgin Bloody Mary

Virgin Bloody Mary
1. The free food and wine. It’s just like when you go to church for the yummy crackers and wine, or because your dad promises you a Freddie frog after. 2. There are no words in the whole show. You don’t have to understand English or have even gone to school....

5 good reasons to see Super Woman Money Program

Elizabeth Davie
1. Are you worried about your super? If you’re not, you should be! Welcome to the Super Woman Money Program. 2. Please note, Super Woman Money Program features financial advice from someone not at all qualified to give it. 3. I have a sock puppet that reads my hate...

5 Good Reasons to see Carly Milroy in Pee Stick

Pee Stick
1. It’s like overhearing your housemate talking to themselves in the loo after they crept in at 3am except with theatrical conventions, multiple personalities and much more sweat. 2. It’s got dancing. Not the impressive kind where you can see people lift their leg as high as you know...

5 good reasons to see The First Annual (Doris to insert) Festival

Bess County
1. It’s a festival within a festival, so you get twice the festival for once the ticket price. 2. Whether you love Grant Denyer, hate Grant Denyer or are merely indifferent to Grant Denyer, we’ve some jokes for you! 3. There’s a raffle every night! You could win a...

5 Good Reasons to see Woah, Alyssa!

woah-alyssa
1. It’s a sketch comedy show, so it’s like a bunch of shows in one; there’s a bit of SNL-style absurdity, some social critique and raunch like Amy Schumer, and characters and themes all chill in one fake universe a la Portlandia. So there’s bound to be something you’ll...

5 good reasons to see The Yonder

Normal Children
1. Shirley Bassey 2. Original electronic by talented local musician Alan Erpi adds a lot of gravitas to our dumb antics 3. Intergalactic alien space dance battle. 4. There are space squid! 5. The world is on fire what else are you going to do? Join us for the...

5 Good Reasons to see Erotic Intelligence for Dummies

Photography By DYLAN EVANS
1. I guarantee you’ll never look at your old cuddly toys the same way again. 2. Monogamy is soooo last century, multi-love is what all the cool, trendy kids are doing! Well… maybe not the kids, that would be wrong… you know what I mean. 3. I promise I’ll...

5 Good Reasons to See Completely Improvised Potter

Improvised Potter
1. Wizard school. (homework and magic together at last) 2. House Elf politics 3. Centaur fortune telling. 4. Noseless Evil. 5. A money back guarantee. Completely Improvised Potter is on at Lithuanian Club – Ballroom from September 15 to 30 https://www.melbournefringe.com.au/event/completely-improvised-potter/