FACTORY THEATRE

FRI 30 APR
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SAT 1 MAY
LIZZY HOO – HOO DIS?
LIZZY HOO – HOO DIS? Hoo Dis? It’s me! Lizzy Hoo. Weird kooky times amirite?! Bushfires and pandemic woah. Lol 2020. ...
FRI 14 MAY
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SAT 15 MAY
ALEX WILLIAMSON - OI MATE!
ALEX WILLIAMSON - OI MATE! The Loosest Aussie Bloke, Alex Williamson is back with another crushing hour of pure, uncut comedy ...
FRI 7 MAY
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SAT 8 MAY
ROSIE WATERLAND – KID CHAMELEON
ROSIE WATERLAND – KID CHAMELEON Born while her parents were on the run from drug dealers, Rosie Waterland spent her entire ...
SAT 24 APR
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SUN 9 MAY
EFFIE - HELLO GOOD THANKS | BETTER OUT THAN IN
EFFIE - HELLO GOOD THANKS | BETTER OUT THAN IN In 2020 the world stopped spinning. The sh*t hit the fan and there was no toilet paper to clean it ...
THU 13 MAY
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SUN 16 MAY
IVAN ARISTEGUIETA
IVAN ARISTEGUIETA WINNER - WEEKLY BEST COMEDY, ADELAIDE FRINGE 2017Australia’s favourite Venezuelan is back! And ...
THU 6 MAY
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SUN 9 MAY
HARLEY BREEN
HARLEY BREEN A new live show from the Host of Channel 10’s Logie nominated TV show ‘Taboo’.Words, who came ...
THU 22 APR
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SUN 16 MAY
BEST OF THE FEST
BEST OF THE FEST Sydney Comedy Festival presents BEST OF THE FEST - our one hour showcase, hosted five nights a week ...
THU 22 APR
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SAT 24 APR
ANGE LAVOIPIERRE – ZEALOT
ANGE LAVOIPIERRE – ZEALOT Winner, Best Comedy Weekly Award, Adelaide Fringe 2020 Winner, Best Comedy Weekly Award, Adelaide ...
THU 22 APR
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SAT 24 APR
STEEN RASKOPOULOS – BUSINESS. NEVER. STOPS.
STEEN RASKOPOULOS – BUSINESS. NEVER. STOPS. WINNER Sydney Comedy Festival Director’s Choice Award 2018 The electrifying new show from the ...
THU 22 APR
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SAT 24 APR
ALEX JAE – NO SORRY, YOU GO - FRESH
ALEX JAE – NO SORRY, YOU GO - FRESH Are you an anxious person? Or does everyone else seem to be? Is it all getting to be just a bit too ...
THU 22 APR
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SAT 24 APR
CHRISTIAN ELDERFIELD – HAPPY POM
CHRISTIAN ELDERFIELD – HAPPY POM Brilliantly talented UK comedian Christian Elderfield is a Happy Pom loving his life in ...
THU 22 APR
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SAT 24 APR
CARL DONNELLY – THE KING OF WISHFUL THINKING
CARL DONNELLY – THE KING OF WISHFUL THINKING Thanks to his Australian wife, double Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee Carl Donnelly has remarkably ...
THU 22 APR
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SAT 24 APR
NIKKI BRITTON – ONE SMALL STEP
NIKKI BRITTON – ONE SMALL STEP Sometimes, life just serves you up a real turd sandwich. And despite embracing every inspirational ...
THU 22 APR
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SAT 24 APR
SAM DUGMORE – MAN-BO
SAM DUGMORE – MAN-BO Heroes never die...they just cry deep down inside.Sam Dugmore (The Latebloomers Scotland! & ...
THU 22 APR
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SAT 24 APR
SANDEEP TOTLANI – THE CURRY MONSTER
SANDEEP TOTLANI – THE CURRY MONSTER This is a legends-only comedy show. Come to this show if you like your comedy honest, a little bit ...
THU 22 APR
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SAT 24 APR
THE BEAR PACK
THE BEAR PACK The Bear Pack is Sydney’s Edinburgh Comedy Award-nominated Steen Raskopoulos (Netflix's The ...
THU 22 APR
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SAT 24 APR
JAKE HOWIE – SPARKLE
JAKE HOWIE – SPARKLE Jake is heading to his best friend’s wedding to be face to face with the boy who stole his ...
THU 22 APR
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SAT 24 APR
MICHAEL HING – KILL-HING IN THE NAME OF
MICHAEL HING – KILL-HING IN THE NAME OF Michael Hing (triple j’s Hobba & Hing, Dragon Friends, failed Senate candidate) returns to ...
THU 22 APR
SARAH GAUL – JUST THE ONE
SARAH GAUL – JUST THE ONE “Outrageously funny” –  BROADWAYWORLD NEW YORK  JUST THE ONE is a one-night only musical ...
FRI 23 APR
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SAT 24 APR
RAY BADRAN – IS LOCKED DOWN IN LONDON
RAY BADRAN – IS LOCKED DOWN IN LONDON A VIRTUAL COMEDY SHOW, PERFORMED LIVE FROM LONDON. HOSTED BY JOHN CRUCKSHANK LIVE, IN SYDNEY. Hi ...
SAT 24 APR
SAM WADE – MIND CAVE
SAM WADE – MIND CAVE Hello you beautiful people! What's been going on? I can go first, if you like. Last year I: ...
WED 28 APR
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SUN 2 MAY
BRODI SNOOK – HANDFUL
BRODI SNOOK – HANDFUL Small town big idiot and general sarcasmo, Brodi Snook was once told on a first date that she was a ...
WED 28 APR
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SUN 2 MAY
AMOS GILL – THE SHEEPLE’S CHAMPION
AMOS GILL – THE SHEEPLE’S CHAMPION He’s one of Australia’s favourite comedy sons, and Amos Gill has kicked in 2021 in fine form ...
WED 28 APR
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SUN 2 MAY
MICHELLE BRASIER – AVERAGE BEAR
MICHELLE BRASIER – AVERAGE BEAR A solo hour from the multi award winning co-creator (and pants half) of Double Denim, countless ...
WED 28 APR
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SUN 2 MAY
RUDY-LEE TAURUA – YOU WOULDN’T GUESS IT - FRESH
RUDY-LEE TAURUA – YOU WOULDN’T GUESS IT - FRESH ***WINNER Best Newcomer Adelaide Comedy Awards 2019*** ***WINNER People’s Choice Adelaide Comedy ...
THU 29 APR
IRENE NICOLA – APOCALYPSE PLEASE
IRENE NICOLA – APOCALYPSE PLEASE THIS IS THE END OF THE WORLD. No, really. It’s over. The planet’s not in a good way. Society is ...
THU 29 APR
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FRI 30 APR
BRENDAN HANCOCK – THE APOLOGY TOUR
BRENDAN HANCOCK – THE APOLOGY TOUR Brendan has been a very, very naughty boy.  So naughty that following the mounting community ...
THU 29 APR
BREAK OUT COMEDY SHOWCASE
BREAK OUT COMEDY SHOWCASE We've hand-picked the finest young comedians in Sydney for the Break Out Comedy Showcase. An ...
THU 29 APR
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FRI 30 APR
JEEVES VERMA – HOW TO BREW A CHAI IN 10 DAYS
JEEVES VERMA – HOW TO BREW A CHAI IN 10 DAYS If you've come this far thinking"there's something endearing about this mustachioed ...
THU 29 APR
ANNALIESE CONSTABLE – PERFECT CHILD
ANNALIESE CONSTABLE – PERFECT CHILD Picture this: your mum belly-flopping purposefully onto her birthday cake. Your mum getting into ...
THU 29 APR
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SUN 2 MAY
KATIE LEES & GRACE ROUVRAY – EVERY. SINGLE. DETAIL
KATIE LEES & GRACE ROUVRAY – EVERY. SINGLE. DETAIL Katie and Grace are back with more tales that span their 12 year friendship. Now both over 30, ...
FRI 30 APR
CHRISTINA VAN LOOK – A LOOK BACK
CHRISTINA VAN LOOK – A LOOK BACK Mum-turned-comedian, Christina dreaded turning 50, but realised it was also her 10th year in ...
FRI 30 APR
UP LATE
UP LATE Lovers of all things unconventional, welcome to UP LATE — an hour of comedy in all its fantastic ...
FRI 30 APR
SEIZURE KAISER – MR. HAPPY
SEIZURE KAISER – MR. HAPPY “Must See Performer” – Sydney Arts Guide "He's [email protected]#%in Awesome"- Brian ...
SAT 1 MAY
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SUN 2 MAY
EMMA MALIK – CELEBRITIES PATTING ANIMALS
EMMA MALIK – CELEBRITIES PATTING ANIMALS With a reputation for “training the untrainable”, UK stand-up comedian and animal expert Emma ...
SAT 1 MAY
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SUN 2 MAY
THE GAME IS AFOOT! – AN IMPROVISED SHERLOCK HOLMES MYSTER
THE GAME IS AFOOT! – AN IMPROVISED SHERLOCK HOLMES MYSTER After sell out seasons in 2018 and 2019, and the Not-So-Great Hiatus of 2020, ...
SAT 1 MAY
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SUN 2 MAY
JESSICA ADIE – RIGHTO DARL
JESSICA ADIE – RIGHTO DARL Like a weird aunt coming round to offer advice which is either surprisingly sage or very very ...
SAT 1 MAY
TAKASHI WAKASUGI – FARM BACKPACKER (SUBCLASS 417)
TAKASHI WAKASUGI – FARM BACKPACKER (SUBCLASS 417) Japan's quickest comedy export, Takashi Wakasugi returns to Sydney with his brand-new ...
SAT 1 MAY
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SUN 2 MAY
EVAN DESMARAIS – A CANADIAN STUCK IN AUSTRALIA
EVAN DESMARAIS – A CANADIAN STUCK IN AUSTRALIA -Chanel 9, ABC NEWS, NT News (for catching a lady escape from quarantine)  -FRINGE WORLD comedy ...
SAT 1 MAY
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SUN 2 MAY
FIONA O’LOUGHLIN - THE UNRELIABLE WITNESS
FIONA O’LOUGHLIN - THE UNRELIABLE WITNESS Fiona's searingly honest book 'Truths from an unreliable witness' is already a stage ...
SAT 1 MAY
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SUN 2 MAY
CHARISA BOSSINAKIS – PINEAPPLE JUICE
CHARISA BOSSINAKIS – PINEAPPLE JUICE Charisa Bossinakis is tired and doesn't want to work hard anymore. In her new hour, “I will ...
SAT 1 MAY
JEFF GREEN – AS I WAS SAYING
JEFF GREEN – AS I WAS SAYING We all need a good laugh after a shocking 2020. So book in for a high-paced hour of non-stop ...
SAT 1 MAY
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FRI 7 MAY
SIAN SMYTH – GRUB - FRESH
SIAN SMYTH – GRUB - FRESH Sian Smyth is a comedian that believes that comedy is the antidote to tragedy. ...
SAT 1 MAY
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SUN 2 MAY
BETH MCMULLEN – WHY AM I STILL SINGLE
BETH MCMULLEN – WHY AM I STILL SINGLE One global pandemic later, Beth is still single. Don't worry, she's shocked too.Originally ...
SAT 1 MAY
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SUN 2 MAY
UNPLANNED MELODIES – UNPLANNED CABARET
UNPLANNED MELODIES – UNPLANNED CABARET Unplanned Melodies, a group of improvisers, singers and idiots, have been making stuff up together ...
SUN 2 MAY
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WED 12 MAY
JACKIE LOEB – THE JACKIE LOEB INTERNATIONAL COMEDY SPECTACULAR
JACKIE LOEB – THE JACKIE LOEB INTERNATIONAL COMEDY SPECTACULAR Jackie Loeb proudly presents the world’s finest international stand-up comics in this ...
SUN 2 MAY
DANIEL MUGGLETON – OH, MORE MR. WHITE GUY?
DANIEL MUGGLETON – OH, MORE MR. WHITE GUY? Daniel Muggleton has been called ‘a deceptively sharp social commentator in a tracksuit’ by ...
WED 5 MAY
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FRI 7 MAY
CARLO RITCHIE – A BIT OF THIS, A BIT OF THAT
CARLO RITCHIE – A BIT OF THIS, A BIT OF THAT Some old jokes, some new jokes, mostly jokes about the Titanic.  There'll be stuff about the ...
WED 5 MAY
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FRI 7 MAY
ROSIE PIPER – GODDESS
ROSIE PIPER – GODDESS Rosie Piper is Australia’s premier transgender lesbian comedian*. “A ...
WED 5 MAY
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SUN 9 MAY
PAUL MCDERMOTT – PLUS ONE
PAUL MCDERMOTT – PLUS ONE Paul McDermott has been fighting tyranny, injustice and ennui for 40 years, armed only with comedy ...
WED 5 MAY
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SUN 9 MAY
SAM TAUNTON – ROOSTER
SAM TAUNTON – ROOSTER I started 2020 with the comedy world at my feet. I’d just won the Pinder Prize, debuted at the ...
WED 5 MAY
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FRI 7 MAY
ERIC HUTTON – CA$H MONEY
ERIC HUTTON – CA$H MONEY Eric Hutton has been a staple of the Australian comedy scene for 15 years. He has performed in ...
THU 6 MAY
SOPHIA MORRISON – LOVELY
SOPHIA MORRISON – LOVELY We all have parts of ourselves we don’t like to think about. For some it’s poor time ...
THU 6 MAY
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FRI 7 MAY
RANDY FELTFACE – PURPLE PRIVILEGE
RANDY FELTFACE – PURPLE PRIVILEGE Television appearances, awards, world tours – Randy Feltface has led a charmed life. Now ...
THU 6 MAY
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SUN 9 MAY
DAN RATH – STRAWBERRY PALACE
DAN RATH – STRAWBERRY PALACE The humiliations started when Dan ran in the election as an independent on the platform 'Still ...
THU 6 MAY
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FRI 7 MAY
CAMERON DUGGAN – GIFT HORSE
CAMERON DUGGAN – GIFT HORSE 2021 will see Cameron return The Sydney Comedy Festival yet again; wiser, funnier, and with a ...
THU 6 MAY
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FRI 7 MAY
NAT DAMENA – BUST A NAT - FRESH
NAT DAMENA – BUST A NAT - FRESH It's an hour of great jokes i've worked on. Nothing more, nothing less. I think ...
THU 6 MAY
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SUN 9 MAY
LAUREN BONNER & CONCETTA CARISTO – BIG NATURAL TALENTS
LAUREN BONNER & CONCETTA CARISTO – BIG NATURAL TALENTS Big Natural Talents is a split bill stand up comedy show from two exciting names in comedy, ...
THU 6 MAY
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SUN 9 MAY
JOHN CRUCKSHANK – WEED C*NT 2 – SOMETIMES THE JOKES YOU
JOHN CRUCKSHANK – WEED C*NT 2 – SOMETIMES THE JOKES YOU The new stand up show from John Cruckshank   Would love to see you there  
FRI 7 MAY
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SUN 9 MAY
THE STEVENSON EXPERIENCE – STRANGER TWINS
THE STEVENSON EXPERIENCE – STRANGER TWINS Three-time Nominee Best Comedy Award Perth FRINGEWORLDSold Out Worldwide 2016 ...
FRI 7 MAY
FRIENDS WITH GOVERNMENT BENEFITS
FRIENDS WITH GOVERNMENT BENEFITS Friends with Government Benefits is a stand-up comedy showcase featuring three hilarious comedians ...
FRI 7 MAY
ALICE TOVEY – DOGGO
ALICE TOVEY – DOGGO A pop anthology that will unleash you and set you free. Rooted in self-reflection, catharsis and ...
SAT 8 MAY
KOORI COMEDY SHOWCASE
KOORI COMEDY SHOWCASE The Koori Comedy Showcase is back and deadlier than ever! Join us at the Sydney Comedy Festival on ...
SAT 8 MAY
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SUN 9 MAY
PAT GOLAMCO – SOCIAL MOTH
PAT GOLAMCO – SOCIAL MOTH Pat Golamco (aka Patrick Gee), Chinese-Australian comedian and introverted IT nerd, brings you ...
SAT 8 MAY
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SUN 9 MAY
AHMED ZUBB – GOOD MORNING KEBAB
AHMED ZUBB – GOOD MORNING KEBAB Ahmed Zubb is back to film a pilot for his new idea of a morning show, called "Good Morning ...
SAT 8 MAY
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SUN 9 MAY
ALEX WARD – AS YOU LIVE AND BREATHE
ALEX WARD – AS YOU LIVE AND BREATHE As seen on the Melbourne International Comedy Festival Gala 2021.2020 was a year for reflecting… ...
SAT 8 MAY
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SUN 9 MAY
AIDAN JONES – TACO - FRESH
AIDAN JONES – TACO - FRESH My nickname is Taco – the first girl I ever kissed thought I looked Mexican. I'm Colombian ...
SAT 8 MAY
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SUN 9 MAY
HOT DEPARTMENT – OPEN FOR BUSINESS - FRESH
HOT DEPARTMENT – OPEN FOR BUSINESS - FRESH Winners Best Ensemble in Cabaret 2020 Green Room AwardsNominee Best Comedy 2019 Melbourne ...
SAT 8 MAY
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SUN 9 MAY
SHAYNE HUNTER – HISTORY WITH SHAYNE | THE CONVICT ERA
SHAYNE HUNTER – HISTORY WITH SHAYNE | THE CONVICT ERA A stand-up comedy show about the absolutely brutal origins of Brisbane.  Shayne Hunter wanted ...
WED 12 MAY
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FRI 14 MAY
ALEX REYNOLDS – CURLY & COORDINATED
ALEX REYNOLDS – CURLY & COORDINATED Alex Reynolds has curly hair and an even curlier attitude. Having lived with her hair all her life ...
WED 12 MAY
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SUN 16 MAY
CHRIS RYAN – BIG HAIR, BIG DREAMS
CHRIS RYAN – BIG HAIR, BIG DREAMS Chris Ryan had big plans when she was little. If any of them had worked out, she would not be doing ...
WED 12 MAY
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FRI 14 MAY
BILLY D’ARCY – ANXIOUSLY ARROGANT
BILLY D’ARCY – ANXIOUSLY ARROGANT “Australia’s greatest 4th Grade sportsmen returns to Sydney at long last. Self ...
WED 12 MAY
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SUN 16 MAY
FLOYD ALEXANDER-HUNT - THINK FLOYD - FRESH
FLOYD ALEXANDER-HUNT - THINK FLOYD - FRESH 'Think Floyd' Is Floyd’s debut solo show about love, classical violin and her own weird ...
WED 12 MAY
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SUN 16 MAY
BLAKE FREEMAN
BLAKE FREEMAN Winner Best Newcomer 2019 Melbourne International Comedy Festival Blake Freeman is one of ...
THU 13 MAY
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SUN 16 MAY
DANIEL TOWNES – LITTLE RAY OF SUNSHINE
DANIEL TOWNES – LITTLE RAY OF SUNSHINE In early 2020 Daniel Townes found out very quickly that stand-up comedy is not an essential ...
THU 13 MAY
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SUN 16 MAY
LUKE HEGGIE – LOWBREED
LUKE HEGGIE – LOWBREED I could bash all your dads. 'Genuinely peerless. Have it.  ★★★★ ½ '  Herald Sun
THU 13 MAY
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FRI 14 MAY
MICHAEL CHAMBERLIN – CALM DOWN
MICHAEL CHAMBERLIN – CALM DOWN If you like what some people might describe as jokes, check out Michael ...
THU 13 MAY
JARED JEKYLL – MANIC PIXIE DREAMBOAT
JARED JEKYLL – MANIC PIXIE DREAMBOAT “This comedy alchemist is the mad genius of mash-ups” – The Music. ★★★★ – Funny ...
THU 13 MAY
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SUN 16 MAY
JACQUES BARRETT – I JUST TURNED 40 SO OBVIOUSLY HERE’S A SHOW ABOUT WORLD WAR 2
JACQUES BARRETT – I JUST TURNED 40 SO OBVIOUSLY HERE’S A SHOW ABOUT WORLD WAR 2 Jacques' Netflix algorithm saw he was turning 40 and straight up flooded his viewing list with ...
THU 13 MAY
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FRI 14 MAY
ASHLEE BROWN – MILLENIAL FATIGUE
ASHLEE BROWN – MILLENIAL FATIGUE After receiving rave reviews at Sydney Fringe, Ashlee Brown is taking her hilarious stand ...
THU 13 MAY
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FRI 14 MAY
MARTY BRIGHT – DON’T WORRY, BE HIPPY
MARTY BRIGHT – DON’T WORRY, BE HIPPY Join the happy hairy dread-locked dude for an hour of light-heated-left-of-centre observations on ...
THU 13 MAY
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SUN 16 MAY
JORDAN RASKOPOULOS – THE BICURIOUS CASE OF BENJAMIN BUTTHOLE
JORDAN RASKOPOULOS – THE BICURIOUS CASE OF BENJAMIN BUTTHOLE Hello, it’s me Jordan Raskopoulos, your constantly viral queer goblin queen. I’ve spent the ...
FRI 14 MAY
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SAT 15 MAY
LILY STARR – MY NAUGHTY DAD
LILY STARR – MY NAUGHTY DAD Lily Starr is a lesbian with epilepsy who has an undeniable ability to make people laugh. But ...
FRI 14 MAY
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SUN 16 MAY
CAM KNIGHT – STRAIGHTY 180
CAM KNIGHT – STRAIGHTY 180 Four years ago Cam pulled a complete 180. He stopped drinking and his partying ways, deciding to ...
FRI 14 MAY
YO’ MAMA BATTLE!
YO’ MAMA BATTLE!  "Top 10 shows to see" Edinburgh Fringe "A night filled with insults, mayhem and ...
SAT 15 MAY
CHELSEA ZELLER – CRY BABY
CHELSEA ZELLER – CRY BABY " She sold out in 2019 at Melbourne and Sydney Comedy Festival with ‘Massive Bitch’. Now ...
SAT 15 MAY
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SUN 16 MAY
DEEP HEAT – A BIT MORE
DEEP HEAT – A BIT MORE After failing to create the greatest fringe show of all time in their debut show "A Bit ...
SAT 15 MAY
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SUN 16 MAY
GAVIN SEMPEL – PHILLIP
GAVIN SEMPEL – PHILLIP After a crazy 2020 having his 2020 show cancelled due to the pandemic, Gavin Sempel returns with ...
SAT 15 MAY
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SUN 16 MAY
JEFFREY CHARLES – FAILING IN TWO CITIES
JEFFREY CHARLES – FAILING IN TWO CITIES Canberra comic Jeffrey Charles returns to Sydney following sell out Fringe Comedy Shows in 2016 and ...
SAT 15 MAY
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SUN 16 MAY
TOM WITCOMBE – AMORAL
TOM WITCOMBE – AMORAL A 2021 Raw Comedy National Finalist, Tom Witcombe brings his debut Festival show 'Amoral' ...
SAT 15 MAY
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SUN 16 MAY
JUDE PERL – I HAVE A FACE
JUDE PERL – I HAVE A FACE Winner of 3 Green Room Awards for Best Original Songs (2016, 2017, 2018)Winner of Best Cabaret ...