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Review: The Cult of Comedy

Sometimes, especially during the midst of the Melbourne International Comedy Festival, one can forget that not everyone is familiar with the hundreds of comedians...

Review: DeAnne Smith’s Post-Joke Era

Canadian comedian DeAnne Smith is mischievously likeable. After what was widely agreed to be a difficult year in most progressive circles, Smith’s show seeks...

Review: The Cardinal Sins Again

[Content Warning: This show and review discusses sexual assault, suicide and systemic child abuse] Ten minutes prior to the show, Frank Hampster is on...

Review: Tessa Waters – Fully Sik

Tessa Waters is like a hurricane of fun. She’s a high-energy Queensland whirlwind with history of sell out shows and rave reviews. Her latest...