Melbourne International Comedy Festival

The Standup Sessions

Melbourne International Comedy Festival has joined forces with the Victorian Government’s Victoria Together team to produce some seriously funny content for all Victorians to enjoy during lockdown.

The result is The Standup Sessions, a brand new series featuring socially distanced comedy and chat with some of Melbourne’s favourite comedians.

Across 5 episodes, our wonderful host Nazeem Hussain is joined by an exciting mix of the biggest names and newest faces of the Melbourne comedy scene.

Headliners Frank WoodleyEm RuscianoDenise ScottRhys Nicholson and Geraldine Hickey will take to the stage ‘alongside’ (in a socially distant way) rising stars Daniel ConnellAnnie LoueyJude PerlKirsty WebeckMichael Naawi and Alex Ward.

From 25 August, you can tune in each Tuesday at 7.30pm from the comfort of your own home at and all episodes will remain available online for catch up once they have premiered.

Event starts
Tuesday 1 September, 2020
Event ends
Tuesday 22 September, 2020
Venue Address

Melbourne , online

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