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Billy T and Fred Award winners for 2018 announced

Monday, 21 May 2018, 10:01 am | NZ International Comedy Festival

Tonight, the NZ International Comedy Festival with Best Foods Mayo honoured the exceptional talent on show in the 2018 programme rewarding excellence with the New Zealand Comedy Trust awards: The FRED , for the best New Zealand Show in the Festival, and the Billy ... More >>

Who Will Take Home the Golden Gumboot: 2018 Fred Award

Saturday, 19 May 2018, 12:37 pm | NZ International Comedy Festival

After much deliberation and hours of hilarity, the 2018 Fred Award judges have selected four finalists to compete at Last Laughs on Sunday 20 May for The FRED , Best New Zealand Show in the NZ International Comedy Festival with Best Foods Mayo. More >>

International Comedy Festival presents Last Laughs

Tuesday, 15 May 2018, 3:32 pm | NZ International Comedy Festival

The last hurrah of the Comedy Fest! The Season Finale! The bit at the end where the awards are decided, everybody relaxes and much fun is had. It’s the titled Last Laughs on Sunday 20 May at SkyCity Theatre . More >>

David Correos - The Correos Effect

Thursday, 1 March 2018, 4:43 pm | NZ International Comedy Festival

Oh boy, what is the risk assessment going to be like this time Notorious* Proudly Presents David Correos - The Correos Effect More >>

Sarah Callaghan - The Ballad of Sarah Callaghan

Thursday, 1 March 2018, 10:40 am | NZ International Comedy Festival

The UK’s Sarah Callaghan is an award-winning comedian and writer who has taken the comedy scene by storm with her frank and fearless style. More >>

2018 Best Foods Comedy Gala

Wednesday, 14 February 2018, 1:11 pm | NZ International Comedy Festival

Hosted by Comedy Fest crowd favourite Arj Barker , this year’s Best Foods Comedy Gala will launch the 2018 NZ International Comedy Festival with one hell of an illustrious night of comedy in Auckland and Wellington. Arj Barker has a special connection with ... More >>

The Billy T And Fred Award Winners for 2017

Monday, 22 May 2017, 11:27 am | NZ International Comedy Festival

NEW ZEALAND COMEDY FESTIVAL POWERED BY FLICK ELECTRIC CO. PRESENTS THE BILLY T AND FRED AWARD WINNERS FOR 2017 More >>

Local stars replace injured Festival guest act

Tuesday, 18 April 2017, 12:22 pm | NZ International Comedy Festival

Irish ‘hip hop’ comedian, Abandoman has been crippled by a fractured knee following an accident at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival, curtailing his debut at the NZ International Comedy Festival on April 29th. More >>

Putting $10,000 on the Line

Wednesday, 29 March 2017, 11:59 am | NZ International Comedy Festival

Notorious* Presents JARRED FELL- HACK That’s right, actual fact, Jarred will be using his hacking skills to win a $10,000 bet. He better get it right, because otherwise this will be a really expensive show. More >>

Kiwi Duo to Perform at International Comedy Festival

Tuesday, 7 March 2017, 12:12 pm | NZ International Comedy Festival

Comedy duo The Bitches’ Box has had rural New Zealand buzzing for the last five years. But now they’re leaving the comfort of the woolsheds behind to take on the big city, appearing for the first time ever at this year’s NZ International Comedy ... More >>

Full Comedy Festival programme out now - all tickets on sale

Wednesday, 1 March 2017, 2:31 pm | NZ International Comedy Festival

COMEDY FEST CREATES MEDIA RELEASE TO ANNOUNCE ALL OF THEIR 2017 SHOWS GOING ON SALE: More >>

Comedy is very serious for NZ Comedy Trust GM

Friday, 29 July 2016, 11:32 am | NZ International Comedy Festival

It is with great pleasure and lots of excitement that the New Zealand Comedy Trust welcomes Geoff Turkington to the position of General Manager. Geoff has agreed to take the reins from the wonderful Kylie Sealy, who has led the Comedy Trust team ... More >>

Winners have the last laugh

Monday, 16 May 2016, 11:38 am | NZ International Comedy Festival

WINNERS HAVE THE LAST LAUGHS 2016 NZ International Comedy Festival powered by Flick Electric Co. More >>

Fred Award Nominees Announced

Monday, 16 May 2016, 10:47 am | NZ International Comedy Festival

The past three weeks have seen some incredible New Zealand comedians take to the stages in Auckland and Wellington as part of the NZ International Comedy Festival powered by Flick Electric Co. More >>

Brad Zimmerman: Looking at Myself

Wednesday, 13 April 2016, 4:04 pm | NZ International Comedy Festival

Top Wellington comedian Brad Zimmerman , is also a husband, father, nerd, and (surprisingly) award-- winning rapper. More >>

Nexy Big Things - Auckland

Friday, 8 April 2016, 10:41 am | NZ International Comedy Festival

The future of comedy is here with Next Big Things , showcasing fresh comedians in this impressively hilarious stand-up show on Saturday the 23rd of April in Rangatira at Q Theatre. This is your chance to catch some home-grown locals before they’re ... More >>

James Malcolm: Marry Me Chris Warner

Friday, 18 March 2016, 1:22 pm | NZ International Comedy Festival

2016 Billy T Award nominee James Malcolm is publicly confessing his love for Chris Warner this May as part of the 2016 NZ International Comedy Festival powered by Flick Electric Co. More >>

Tom Furniss: The Importance of Being Furniss

Wednesday, 9 March 2016, 3:07 pm | NZ International Comedy Festival

Having burst onto the comedy scene and made his mark, Tom Furniss’ star isn’t just rising, it’s on bloody fire mate. Quickly establishing himself as more than just one to watch, Tom has become a regular panelist on 7 Days and is widely known ... More >>

Creeping Charlie Presents Cori Gonzalez-Macuer

Wednesday, 9 March 2016, 10:15 am | NZ International Comedy Festival

Since becoming a father, Cori Gonzalez-Macuer is truly happy for the first time ever, but that doesn't mean he’s stopped disliking a lot of stuff. From NZ ‘Socialites’, to people who post inspirational quotes, to DJ's, there's a lot of annoying people ... More >>

Creeping Charlie Presents Simon Mckinney Special

Tuesday, 8 March 2016, 3:23 pm | NZ International Comedy Festival

NZ's best character impressionist Simon McKinney 's finest material finally gathered together on two very special nights for one spectacular DVD record. More >>

 

 

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