In addition to presenting the biggest international stars and local legends, Sydney Comedy Festival is a keen advocate and supporter of new Australian talent.
Through our FRESH program, the Festival supports the most promising Australian talent making their Sydney Comedy Festival debut. FRESH alumni include some of comedy’s biggest names including Ronny Chieng, Matt Okine, Bridie Connell, Sam Campbell, Susie Youssef, Aaron Chen, Rhys Nicholson, Alice Fraser and many more.
Our FRESH line-up for 2020 is one of the strongest yet! Catch the future stars of Australian comedy for just $15-$20 – a small price to pay to say you saw them before they cracked the big-time.
2020 FRESH ARTISTS
Aidan Jones – Taco
Bec Charlwood – Dirty Girl
Bonnie Tangey – Glitter
David Woodhead – Take Care
Fady Kassab – Borderline
Floyd Alexander Hunt – Think Floyd
Hot Department – Open For Business
Jamal Abdul – Live
Kevin Jin – It’s Kevin Bloody Jin!
Lewis Garnham – The Worst Train I’ve Ever Built
Nat Damena – Bust A Nat
Sian Smyth – Grub