Comedy Festival: opening weekend lineup11:52
Show One: Saturday 31st March
Political Asylum’s Late Night Riot!
at the Melbourne Comedy Festival
Political Asylum’s brand new show, LATE NIGHT RIOT!, debuts this weekend as part of the Melbourne International Comedy Festival. We’ll be delivering a smashing hour of up-to-the-minute topical comedy by Australia’s best political comedians.
This week we have:
Host MATHEW KENNEALLY “The leading voice of political comedy in Australia”
Award winning character comic DAMIAN CALLINAN with a brand new persona
JON BROOKS (BEST NEW COMEDIAN, Adelaide Fringe Festival 2011)
STELLA YOUNG (Q&A)
Sydney satirist SCOTT ABBOT “a gem for political junkies”
TOBY HALLIGAN (BEST NEWCOMER NOMINEE, MICF 2011)
WITH The Political Asylum Topical Pub Quiz
PLUS a new song from musical duo ELBOWSKIN
AND ROD QUANTOCK reads the newspaper live on stage!
Saturday night, 31st March 2012
Melbourne Town Hall (cnr Swanston & Collins)
11pm (60 minute duration)
$25 Full / $20 Conc.
Tickets: www.politicalasylum.com.au, Ph: 1300 660 013
P.S. Preview show Friday 30th March – If 11pm Saturday doesn't suit, come along to our warmup/preview gig on Friday night, at the somewhat friendlier time of 9:30pm, in North Fitzroy. Tickets just $10, only 20 seats available, advance bookings essential. Details here: www.trybooking.com/23053