MICF 2012 Interviews

An Interview with Ben McKenzie

by Lisa Clark This year Ben McKenzie is appearing in (at least) eight different shows during the Melbourne International Comedy Festival. I’m wondering if this is a record and if this could be the inspiration of a sort of performers’ version of the Funny Tonne competition? Well, I don’t...

Dave Bloustien

by Lisa Clark How did you become a stand up comedian? I certainly never trained or applied for it. But there was a point when I looked back and realised I’d been doing stand-up and comedy writing all my life. Having said that, I do remember performing an entire...