Sydney Comedy Festival Showcase

  • Wednesday 02 August 2017 7:30 pm
Run Time 120 minutes inc interval
Presented By Sydney Comedy Festival

See the festival’s funniest in one hilarious night!

Expertly curated and lovingly presented, the showcase will feature some of the Festival’s hottest acts live on stage for an incredible two hours of hard hitting laughter. Boasting a line-up of the best local and international comics and showcasing some of the freshest emerging talents, this jam packed night of pure entertainment will leave you sore from belly laughs!

The Sydney Comedy Festival Showcase will be tearing up the freeways of Australia for the fifth year in a row to bring the crème de la crème of the 2017 Festival right to your doorstep.

So get ready… Call your pals and grab your tickets to the funniest night of entertainment you will see all year!

WARNING: May contain strong coarse language and adult themes. Recommended for mature audiences 15 years & over.

This years line-up

Sydney Comedy Festival Showcase Tommy Dean


Arizona-raised, now resident in Sydney for 16 years, American stand-up star Tommy Dean occupies the top echelons of Australia’s headline comedy artists. Tommy’s astute, clean, observational comedic style consistently makes him a stand out winner with theatre audiences, corporate clients, festival producers, TV and radio shows alike.

Sydney Comedy Festival Tony Woods


Tony Woods is a one-of-a-kind comedic legend who is always in control of his audience. A seasoned veteran in the comedy business, Tony is recognised not only by fans but by his peers as one of the best and most engaging comedians in the business, with his talents influencing some of the biggest names in stand up – including comedy legend Dave Chappelle.

Sydney Comedy Festival John Cruckshank


John Cruckshank is making huge waves on the national comedy circuit with his clever, sharp and well paced jokes. His laid back approach sucks you in and is followed up by repeated roundhouse kicks banging out the laughs. His unassuming presence and brutal honesty make for continuous laughs.

Matt Storer


Since taking out both the WA RAW Comedy and Funny Faces competition in 2014, Matt Storer has established himself as one of the state’s finest comics. His inventive mix of stand-up and musical comedy has earned applause across Australia and the UK.