Michael Williams – Escape from a 90s Educational CD-ROM!

By Colin Flaherty For the past 23 years, Michael Williams has been trapped inside the computer program Hello Learning 1994. Here he has lived with his captor / friend Jobe The Globe in begrudging peace…that is before the bugs started taking over. Combining animation and live acting, Williams takes...

David O’Doherty – Big Time

By Elyce Phillips The world has become a bit crap lately, but David O’Doherty wants to save us all. One big show to fix everything and make it all okay again. Well, Big Time may not solve the many problems that surround us, but it will certainly make you...

Luke Joseph Ryan – Merry Christmas ISIS

By Elyce Phillips  Luke Joseph Ryan has got one of the more interesting show names in the festival this year. Merry Christmas ISIS is a hell of a title to backup, and Ryan just about manages to do it. It’s a show with plenty of laughs, but also a...

The Ballad of Frank Allen

By Colin Flaherty Frank Allen (Shane Adamczak) was minding his own business, working as a janitor in a laboratory, when he was accidently shrunken down and found himself stuck in the beard of Al (St John Cowcher). Over the course of eighteen months we see this pair stumble their...

Geraldine Quinn – Sunglasses At Night: The 80s Apocalypse Sing Along Cabaret

by Angela East If you like 80s music, a good sing along, or just some top notch cabaret then Sunglasses At Night: The 80s Apocalypse Sing Along Cabaret with Geraldine Quinn, accompanied by keyboardist Cameron Thomas, is a great way to spend a Monday night during the festival. Introductory...

Natalie Harris is Dragon

By Colin Flaherty Natalie Harris decided the bestow the nickname Dragon on herself and persisted with it until her mother referred to her by it. In her third solo Comedy Festival show she explores the realities of living up to this moniker with amusing anecdotes, presented with all the...

Headliners 1 – Emily Heller, Jak Knight, Liza Treyger and Ryan Hamilton

By Lisa Clark For many years The MICF had very few guests from the USA and some of that was no doubt due to they’re not being used to our hour long festival format. Since Headliners has been a showcase for American comedians we’ve been lucky enough to see...

Guy Montgomery – Let’s All Get In A Room Together

By Elyce Phillips After being nominated for Best Newcomer at last year’s MICF, Guy Montgomery is back with his likeable, boisterous style of stand-up in Let’s All Get In A Room Together. It’s a delightfully silly, crowd-pleasing hour from a confident performer. Montgomery is at his best when he’s...

5 Good Reasons To See Josh Glanc in manfül

Josh Glanc
1. I wear a full-body muscle suit during the entire show. 2. I sweat so much in the suit that during a performance in Adelaide I passed out from dehydration. The paramedics were called and one of them said that my heart rate was so high it was as...

Dr. Duck – General Quacktitioner

By Colin Flaherty After a triumphant debut at last years’ festival, Dr Duck (Andrew Keen, Seon Williams, Ross Purdy, Olivia Solomons, Jon Walpole and Eidann Glover) are back with another hour of sketch madness. Sinister fishermen, an inept James Bond, bureaucratic Neanderthals and an educational piece of fruit are...