Sydney Comedy Festival at Sydney Town Hall – fun for the whole family!

Roll up Roll up Folks! – We’re coming back to Sydney Town Hall!

For a second bumper year, Sydney Comedy Festival will take over Sydney’s favourite meeting place with a treasure chest of seriously funny shows the whole family can enjoy!

Proudly supported by the City of Sydney.

Comedy For Kids! Shipwreck Gala – Sat 20 May, 11am & 2pm – Tickets

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Ahoy There Mateys!

Young comedy fans aged 5-12 years can jump aboard the fun with Comedy for Kids! Shipwreck Gala at Sydney Town Hall. Hosted by Harley Breen and Heath Franklin (aka Captain Fun Pants and Pirate No Beard) the Comedy for Kids! Shipwreck Gala will steer an action packed, line-up of stowaway sketch comedy, hip hop sea shanties, acrobatic pirates, ropes and ladder circus, stand up and much more! All proceeds will be donated to the Sydney Story Factory.

End of Fest Gala – Sat 20 May, 7:30pm – Tickets

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Join us as we “cheers” to the end of another huge Festival, with a handpicked line-up of the world’s best international comedians, red hot local artists and exceptional emerging talent performing right in the heart of Sydney.

Get in quick for your final chance to see the world’s comedic best live on stage!

Frocking Hilarious – Fri 19 May, 8pm – Tickets

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ActionAid Australia and the Sydney Comedy Festival are bringing together a line-up of Australia’s funniest women—yes, all women!—to raise funds and support ActionAid’s work on women’s rights around the world.

Following 4 massive galas, Frocking Hilarious, now in its fifth year running, is all about celebrating the power of laughter. Our previous shows have starred Australia’s most famous comediennes— from Judith Lucy to Wendy Harmer, Claire Hooper, Fiona O’Loughlin and Kitty Flanagan.

All proceeds from ticket sales will support ActionAid’s work with women around the world.

Break Out – Fri 19 May, 7pm & 8:30pm + Sat 20 May, 7pm & 8:30pm – Tickets

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We’ve hand-picked the finest young comedians in Sydney for the Break Out Comedy Showcase. An evening of world-class comedy guaranteed to have you rolling in the aisles, catch the hottest talent Sydney has to offer before they crack the big-time.


Sydney Town Hall Proudly supported by: City of Sydney, The Australian National Maritime Museum, Baldwin & Bagnall, Bedrock Landscapes, Sydney Prop Specialists, Sydney Story Factory, Ettingshausens

SCF Festival Major Sponsors: Coopers, Wild Oats, Comedy Channel, Travelodge, Qatar Airlines 

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