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What's on in Perth - Jan/Feb 2019 (in Alphabetical Order)

(Click here to list shows by time)

 

COMEDY
7.15pm - The Aberdeen Hotel, Northbridge

AAAAAAAARGH! IT'S THE BEST OF UK FRINGE COMEDY
After 5 sell-out years, The Laughing Horse rides back into Perth with more of the finest UK comedians to hit the festival. Featuring a sensational smorgasbord of comedic talent every night, there are four different comedians at each show, picked from venues all around FRINGE WORLD. 
This show has the Best of British comedians selected from all around the Festival, with a different line-up each time - alongside occasional guests from the International comedy circuit, all of which have appeared at Laughing Horse shows at Festivals in the UK, Europe, America, Asia and Australia.
★★★★ - Herald Sun (Melbourne International Comedy Festival)
“A fantastic variety and well-paced hour of comedy” (Yawp Magazine, Melbourne International Comedy Festival)
“Fast paced, witty, fun and amazing” – (Melbourne Comedy Festival)
"Cracking Comedy Selection" ★★★★★ (Cream of the Fringe, Edinburgh Fringe, UK).
“A Fantastic Night of Comedy… I love these shows, the quality never slips” ★★★★ (Three Weeks Magazine, Edinburgh Fringe, UK)
“Kept the Crowd well Entertained – Ace” ★★★★ (Rip It Up Magazine, Adelaide Fringe)
“A great way to sample a variety of comedians” ★★★★ (The Skinny Magazine, Edinburgh Fringe, UK)
“A great Night Out” – (South West Live, UK, 2012)

Feb 5 to 10 - $20-$25 - CLICK HERE TO BOOK TICKETS

COMEDY
7.30pm - The Aberdeen Hotel, Northbridge

ALL-STAR INTERNATIONAL COMEDY SHOWCASE
Who, what, where, when? There's so much to choose from at FRINGE WORLD with more and more worldwide visitors to the city each year. And if you can't decide which International comedians to see then this is the show for you...
Containing a sizzling selection of the very best International comedy visitors to Perth, there are four top comedians for the price of one who have all been specially selected from venues around FRINGE WORLD each day - and it's a different line-up every night.
A sell out show 2015 to 2018, with guaranteed laughs from around the globe. It's great fun and a sure-fire way of starting your festival night out with the biggest laughs!
★★★★ "Hilarious" Rip It Up
★★★★ "A great fringe experience" Clothesline
★★★★ "Every act hit the mark superbly" Cream of the Fringe

Feb 12 - Feb 17 - $20-$25 - CLICK HERE TO BOOK TICKETS

COMEDY
8.30pm - The Aberdeen Hotel, Northbridge

AROUND THE WORLD: BEST OF INTERNATIONAL COMEDY SHOWCASE
British Comedian Terry North introduces the very best in International Comedy, with a rotating line-up of the hottest and funniest comedians who are visiting FRINGE WORLD, and are bringing with them the biggest and best laughs from all four corners of the globe, to this fantastic, fast-paced, fresh and fun festival comedy showcase.
The show features a different line-up each night, no two shows are exactly the same as the best international Fringe comics are chosen for a show that features acts from the UK, Ireland, USA, Canada, across Europe, Asia, New Zealand and more.
★★★★ "Had the Audience in Stitches" (Herald Sun, Melbourne Comedy Festival)
★★★★ "Terry North has a knack for the funny, he has stories to tackle anyone's fancy, he won't let you down" (Funny Tonne, Melbourne Comedy Festival)

Jan 18 - Feb 17 (Not Mondays and Not Jan 26 & 27) - $20-$25 - CLICK HERE TO BOOK TICKETS

 

COMEDY
5.30pm - The Craft Beer & Cider Garden, Northbridge

BATTLE OF THE SUPERHEROES: THE GREAT SUPERHERO DEBATE
Many Comedians converge once more in Perth to find out who is the greatest Superhero of them all. With a mixture of stand-up, improvisation and interactive debate this fun-filled show can be enjoyed by geeks and non-geeks alike.
With the huge success of Marvel Studios, from Iron Man to Infinity War, DC's success with the Batman trilogy and movie debut of Wonder Woman, plus the popularity of many more at the Movies or on TV, Superheroes have never been more popular.
But most importantly: Who is the best?
Be part of this interactive, fun (but deadly serious!) comedy debate as the host and four of the best comedians from around the festival converge in a verbal war of words to find out who is the greatest of them all.
★★★★ "A Super Fun Night" Clothesline
★★★★ "Ridiculous fun" Rip It Up  

Feb 2, 3, 9 & 10 (Feb 10th is the Final) - $18-$20 - CLICK HERE TO BOOK TICKETS

COMEDY
6.15pm - The Aberdeen Hotel, Northbridge

BEST IN COMEDY CHAT & STAND-UP
This chat show is the perfect way to start your Fringe evening, as you spend an hour in the company of one of Scotland's finest comedians, Vladimir McTavish, and his guests in this hilarious hour of chat and stand-up comedy.
Visit this intimate early-evening soiree which brings you the very best in Fringe chat and comedy from three of the Fringe's funniest performers, selected from venues around FRINGE WORLD for their ability to make you laugh but also as they have an interesting tale to tell.
A sell-out show at the Edinburgh Fringe, McTavish - the ever-popular Scottish visitor to Perth - brings this show to Australia for the first time.
★★★★ "Scotland's top satirical stand-up', Morning Star
★★★★ "Gleefully indulgent. Highly appealing", The Guardian
★★★★ The Scotsman  

Jan 29 - Feb 3 - $20-$25 - CLICK HERE TO BOOK TICKETS

COMEDY
9.45pm - The Aberdeen Hotel, Northbridge

BEST OF FRINGE: THE LATE SHOW
After two highly successful years in Perth, the very best in late-night Fringe Comedy is back!
Four top-notch comedians are picked from venues across FRINGE WORLD especially for discerning late-night Fringe-goers to end their day on the biggest laughs - and it's different every day!
The late show is here every Friday and Saturday night to choose the best of FRINGE WORLD's visiting international comedians, alongside the creme-de-la-creme of Australian comedy, for 90 minutes of fun, laughs and the unexpected.
Plus there's a late bar after the show, food available before the show, and the room is fully air-conditioned. It's the perfect way to end your Fringe day.
★★★★ "A Comedy Smorgasbord" Great Scott, Adelaide
★★★★ "A Fantastic selection of comedians"  Three Weeks, Edinburgh 

Every Friday & Saturday of the Fringe except Jan 26 - $21-$26 - Jan 18, 19, 25, Feb 1, 2, 8, 9, 15, 16 - CLICK HERE TO BOOK TICKETS

CHILDREN'S
2.30pm - The Shambles, Pleasure Gardens

HUGGERS - THE FAMILY FRIENDLY COMEDY AND CABARET SHOW 
With Comedy, Cabaret and a huge amount of fun for all the family to enjoy together, Huggers returns to Perth with enough variety to entertain all ages.
With a bigger selection of performers chosen from the best comedians, cabaret performers, children's entertainers and street-performers from around the Festival plus host Nik Coppin keeping the laughs going with jokes, fun competitions and prizes there's no better show to go to for fun with all the family. Ages 4-10.
"Laughing and smiling until our cheeks hurt" ★★★★ Rip It Up, Adelaide.
"Perfectly timed for child attention spans, it left the kids wanting more - my eight-year-old absolutely loved it!" ★★★★ Child Friendly Brighton, UK.
"Great show" ★★★★ The Scotsman, UK.
"An enjoyable hour of varied family fun" ★★★★ Broadway Baby, UK.

Feb 9 & 10 - $21 Adult/$11 kids CLICK HERE TO BOOK TICKETS

 

COMEDY
11pm, The Gold Digger, Fringe Central, Cultural Centre

SHAGGERS
The world's cheekiest comedy show returns to Perth. Join a revolving line-up of the best comedians at the Fringe as they take to the stage and regale you with anecdotes and jokes about that most joyous and noble of all pastimes: Shagging.
Each show features more cheeky, hilarious stand-up comedy from the popular sell-out worldwide hit show that has had sell-out shows at Festivals and all over the UK, Asia, and across Australia in Perth, Melbourne, Adelaide and Darwin. PLUS: Feb 14th is the part of the Shaggers global Valentine's Day Special
★★★★★ "Spectacular...amazing. The perfect way to close a night at The Festival (Funny Tonne, Melbourne)
★★★★★ "A brilliant tour-de-force of laughter-filled mischievous comedy” (Arts-In-Leicestershire, UK)
★★★★★ "Excellent" (Edinburgh Fringe Festival)
★★★★ “Possibly the best value show at the festival. Cannot recommend it enough (Herald Sun, Melbourne)
"Comedy Gold. A damn fun time" (Adelaide Now)

Late Night Friday & Saturday - Feb 1, 2, 8, 9, 14, 15, 16  $20-$25  - CLICK HERE TO BOOK TICKETS

 

Book Tickets for all shows at Fringe World Box Offices in the Pleasure Garden, Cultural Centre and other Locations - or online via the above booking links.

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