Tom & Alex – The Bits We’re Least Ashamed Of: Comedy Reviews
Triple J breakfast duo Tom Ballard and Alex Dyson have gone where most radio hosts have avoided in recent years: a ‘best-of’ release compiling some of the best sketches, gags, calls and bits-gone-wrong of the preceding few years.
Not since Martin Malloy has this kind of radio frivolity been crafted for compact disc consumption, and while... [Read more of this review]
Kath & Kimderella (Gina Riley, Jane Turner) : Movie Trailer
Noice, different, unusual! That is the phrase the money lenders will be hoping plenty of Aussies will be saying once the long awaited Kath & Kim movie hits cinemas across Australia and the globe.
Although, it’s not the Kath & Kim movie… it’s Kath & Kimderella.
Kath & Kimderella
Not much is known about the flick other... [Read more of this review]
Xavier Michelides, Alasdair Tremblay Birchall, Nick Cody : MICF Daily
Well, it’s almost time to say goodbye to the Melbourne International Comedy Festival once more. It’s been a ripping season with some truly excellent shows breaking through.
There were also some duds. But, does that really matter?
If you haven’t got your comedy fix just yet, then why not check out these excellent MICF Daily interviews... [Read more of this review]
Steele Saunders, Sarah Jones, FanFiction Comedy, Justin Hamilton, Lisa Skye : MICF Daily
What a crazy amount of time was spent drinking over the Easter break! That’s not to say we didn’t get to plenty of shows at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival – but it did mean we were a tad lazy when it came to daily updates.
So, to keep everyone on track, here are a BOUNTY of interviews with some of the best comedians currently... [Read more of this review]
Dil Jayasinha (Day 9) : MICF Daily
And so the long weekend begins! But how to spend it? Do you drink insane amounts of booze in order to line you stomach for the yeasty goodness of hot cross buns? Do you wait until tomorrow to drink and risk a terrifying Sunday grog gog mixed with beer and buns?
The options are terrifying!
Lucky for you, it is Good Friday eve – so it’s time... [Read more of this review]
Tegan Higginbotham (Day 8) : MICF Daily
The dreaded first Wednesday, when things can go one of two ways for performers : surprisingly well, or cricket churpingly empty. It’s one of the great rollercoaster points of any festival run!
None the less, we are now one week into the Melbourne International Comedy Festival, time sure does fly doesn’t it?!
Watch Out For | Comedy and MICF... [Read more of this review]
Morven Smith and Nat Britten (Day 7) : MICF Daily
Who likes to not spend money, or reward the comedians for their hard work by saving themselves about $5 each that could just as easily make the difference between a comedian eating dinner or blowing old men in alleyways for cash? Well, you’re in luck because it’s tightass Tuesday at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival.
Don’t... [Read more of this review]
Luke McGregor (Day 6) : MICF Daily
The dreaded first Monday of the Melbourne International Comedy Festival. It can spell either success or doom for comedians opting to put shows on – the question is, how will your favourite act fare?
Where as Monday used to be the day off for comics, this year’s Melbourne International Comedy Festival has a large number of acts performing... [Read more of this review]
Tommy Dassalo (Day 5) : MICF Daily
It’s April Fools Day, but no joke – Watch Out For presents MICF Daily for the very first episode of April… or are we? Is it a trick? No… but is it? No. Or is it? No it’s not a trick… or is it?
On the wonderful jam packed MICF Daily podcast show today, Mike Brown speaks with seven-day a week man Tommy Dassalo about... [Read more of this review]
Tom Ballard, Andrew McClelland : 2012 MICF Reviews
First night of the 2012 Melbourne International Comedy Festival kicked off, and braving an unusual level of humidity WOF | COMEDY ventured out to see Triple J star Tom Ballard and The Circle’s own net nerd Andrew McClelland.
TOM BALLARD – DOING STUFF
Considering the level of success Tom Ballard has had to date, people often disregard how... [Read more of this review]
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