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Are you ready to laugh? The Perth Comedy Festival kicks off 26 April – 21 May!

The huge line-up includes internationals comics:

  • Phill Jupitus (UK)
  • Stephen K Amos (UK)
  • Dane Baptiste (UK)
  • Craig Hill (SCO)
  • Jason Byrne (IRE)
  • David O’Doherty (IRE)
  • Paul Foot (UK)
  • Sarah Callaghan (UK)
  • Larry Dean (SCO)
  • Urzila Carlson (NZ/RSA)
  • Des Bishop (IRE/USA)
  • Daniel Sloss (SCO)
  • Anne Klinge (GER)
  • As well as four of South Africa’s finest comedians performing as part of the South African Comedy All Stars. 

Taste of what’s to come from Phill Jupitus

Other “all stars” include none other than the Doug Anthony Allstars and fellow Aussie favourites Wil Anderson, Effie, Steve Hughes, Matt Okine, Nick Cody, Luke Heggie, YouTube stars Aunty Donna, Heath Franklin’s Chopper, Superwog, Alex Williamson, Peter and Bambi Heaven, Tommy Little, Sammy J and Becky Lucas.

Plus there’s 10 home-grown WA acts to discover including Michael Workman, Squirly, Rory Lowe, Janelle Koenig, Suns of Fred, Luke Bolland – (Not) The Bachelor Live, Cameron McLaren, Jez Watts and Matt Storer. 


With three Festival Gala events scheduled for Wednesday 3 May (sold out), Wednesday 10 May (selling fast) and Wednesday 17 May, this year’s Festival is sure to create a hive of explosive activity at the Regal Theatre as well as at the State Theatre Centre of WA; where indoor and outdoor spaces will be used to transform the venue into a 4-week jam-packed comedy hub.

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Tickets are also selling fast to the Biggest Comedy Show on Earth at the ‘Gold Digger’ at the State Theatre Centre of WA. A mystery-bet, if you will, these shows present 10 comics performing for 10 minutes and is definitely one for those of short attention span seeking some non-stop laughs!

For more information and to buy tickets visit