Melbourne offers plenty of laughs, at stand up comedy shows and comedy clubs around town and in the annual comedy festival held from March to April.

2 Aug

Fringe Roulette

Enjoy a tasty sampler from the impressive line-up of Fringe artists.

2 Aug

La Nonna: The Little Bits We Love

Come join Melbourne’s favourite Nonnas, serving up their best stories and oldest kitchen secrets.

31 Jul

Zoë Coombs Marr: Born Slippy

A new performance lecture cum conspiracy theory from Zoë Coombs Marr.

31 Jul - 2 Aug

Melbourne Fringe VCR Fest

VCR Fest is three days of digital events delivered straight to your home.

31 Jul

Fringe Fridays: A Virtual Comedy Quiz

An online knock-off drink with Reuben Kaye and Victoria Falconer-Pritchard.

10 Jun - 31 Jul

Ali McGregor's Late-Nite Variety-Nite Night: Online Editions

Get set for Ali McGregor's Late-Nite Variety-Nite Night - the Online Editions.

30 Jul

Bad Mother – On Zoom

Kate Hanley Corley premieres her 2020 comedy festival show Bad Mother.

17 Jul

Trixie & Katya Live: The UNHhhh Tour Melbourne

Welcome to the stage Trixie and Katya, the world's most powerful queens.

16 Jul - 13 Aug

This is Our Pilot

Watch as Annie and Lena take their comedy sketches to the biggest name in showbiz – YouTube.

16 Jul

Louisa Fitzhardinge: Comma Sutra

Australia's best-loved grammatical musical comedy is online in a live comedy lockdown special.

3 Jul - 28 Aug

Fed Funny Series

Fed Square brings the lockdown laughs with Fed Funny, a weekly virtual stand-up comedy series.

1 May - 31 Jul

Mr McClelland's Finishing School: Online Party

Take the party online with Mr McClelland's Friday night DJ sets.

30 Jul - 30 Sep

Loving Captivity

Loving Captivity is a six-by-six minute romantic comedy about finding love in lockdown.

1 Jul - 30 Sep

Stand Up DJ Podcast

This podcast looks at life behind the microphone for artists in Melbourne.

27 Aug - 29 Aug

Friends! The Musical Parody

Celebrate the misadventures of our favourite 20-something pals in life, work and love in 1990s NYC.

19 Jun - 11 Dec

Comedy at The Coopers Inn

Enjoy a comedy and dinner show with some of Australia's best talent.

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What's on in August

Discover things to do in August, from free events to exhibitions, attractions and places to visit.

What's on in November

Things to do in Melbourne in November, from free events to exhibitions and places to visit.

2 Jul - 5 Aug

Normality EP Release by Tanya George

A collection of film clips for the launch of Normality, an EP by Tanya George.

6 Aug

Paeonia Drive: Navigation

Angela Goh and Su Yu Hsin navigate their environment, turning their screens into stages.