The Melbourne International Comedy Festival, celebrating its 28th year in 2014, is one of the three largest comedy festivals in the world, alongside Edinburgh Festival Fringe and Montreal’s Just for Laughs Festival. This year it will run from 26 March – 20 April 2014.
The Melbourne Comedy Festival is an annual event and provides an enormous line up of cabaret, theatre, street performance, film, television, radio, stand-up comedy and visual arts. It was first launched in 1987 by Barry Humphries and Peter Cook and it has grown to be Australia’s largest cultural event with well over 600,000 attendees.
The Melbourne International Comedy Festival aims to: discover, develop and showcase great talent for the entertainment and inspiration of a broad based audience.
This years Melbourne International Comedy Festival promises to bring an impressive line up of talent including Dave Hughes, Aamer Rahman, Abel Seaman, Doug Anthony All Stars and Hannah Gadsby as well as special events such as the 25th Annual Great Debate and Class Clowns. More Melbourne International Comedy Festival information…
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