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 the FRESH program, the Festival offers new Australian talent financial assistance, marketing support and professional advice to allow them to present a successful show, gain valuable experience and grow their audience.
FRESH’s many success stories include the likes of Ronny Chieng, Matt Okine, Lou Sanz, Rhys Nicholson and Aaron Chen.
Our FRESH new acts for 2019 are a hilarious bunch. Be in the loop and catch the hottest new comedy talent. Best of all, FRESH tickets are only $15 – $20!
2019 FRESH ACTS
Gerard McGowan - Only Getting Funnier | 16 & 17 May, Enmore Theatre
Steph Tisdell - Identity Steft | 16 -19 May, Enmore Theatre
Alex Ward - No Flirting | 9 – 11 May, Enmore Theatre
Chris Ryan - Bogus | 18 & 19 May, Enmore Theatre
Lauren Bonner - Heartbreaker | 2 & 3 May, Enmore Theatre
Lizzy Hoo - Hoo Am I? (What’s My Name?) | 9 – 11 May, Enmore Theatre
Michael Shafar - 50/50 | 26 – 28 Apr, The Factory Theatre
Ibis - Your City, Our Bins | Fri 3 May, The Factory Theatre
Ange Lavoipierre - Final Form | 9, 11 & 12 May, The Factory Theatre
Billy D’Arcy - Background Lad | 4 & 5 May, Enmore Theatre
Blake Freeman - There’s Something There | 9 – 11 May, Enmore Theatre
Oliver Twist - I Am Hutu | 16 & 17 May, Enmore Theatre