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The Opening Night Comedy Allstars Supershow premieres tonight on ABC

The Opening Night Comedy Allstars Supershow offers a sensational line-up of acts under the shambolic guidance of Aunty Donna. Filmed at Melbourne’s Palais Theatre in front of a live audience.

Melbourne International Comedy Festival: Comedy Care Package comes to the ABC

This year, Covid-19 has shut down the Melbourne International Comedy Festival, the venues are empty, and the crowds, like the comedians, are stuck at home. The ABC is proud to announce they will...

ABC showcase the 2017 Melbourne International Comedy Festival

The ABC is the home of Australian comedy and April will be full of laughs as we partner up with the Melbourne Comedy Festival for its signature events The Gala, Opening Night Allstars Supershow and The Great Debate


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Premiere date announced for Stan’s highly-anticipated WE ARE LADY PARTS

Stan today announced that brand new six-part music comedy series, We Are Lady Parts, will premiere 21 May - all episodes at once - only on Stan. The bold and celebratory comedy exploring sisterhood, belonging and finding your voice, will also launch on Channel 4 in the UK and Peacock in the US.