6 September 2012


The Hobart Comedy Festival is over for 2012, having ended in style with The Blundstone BIG FINALE at Wrest Point on Saturday 1 September. Master of Ceremonies Justin Hamilton was joined by an ace line-up featuring two of Tassie’s best, Tracey Cosgrove and Mick Davies, along with expat Tasmanian Josh Earl, living comedy legend Anthony [...]

31 August 2012

The final rush!

The tenth anniversary of The Hobart Comedy Festival ends in style tomorrow night. The Blundstone BIG FINALE is here! Headline guests Dave Hughes, Fiona O’Loughlin and Charlie Pickering will be joined by local heroes Tracey Cosgrove and Mick Davies…. as well as a living legend of Australian comedy (who could it be?) plus a wonderful [...]

15 August 2012

DAVE HUGHES signs on!

DAVE HUGHES heads to The Hobart Comedy Festival! The Blundstone BIG FINALE is the gala that ends The Hobart Comedy Festival. In its inaugural year a decade ago Dave Hughes was the first Master of Ceremonies at that event. A decade later, to cap off the triumphant tenth anniversary of Hobart Comedy Festival in 2012, he [...]

10 August 2012


Forget Hobart and North Hobart this weekend, there’s a more bitter merger proposal on the table! Two footy clubs, Bodgy Creek and Hudson’s Flats, are staring down the barrel of merging in the award winning comedy show THE MERGER by DAMIAN CALLINAN. Part of The Hobart Comedy Festival 10th Anniversary, it is for two nights only. [...]

3 August 2012

Hobart Comedy LIVE ON TV!

Tomorrow Night! One Hour Television Special! 10.30 PM Saturday 4 August 2012 7Mate - Across Tasmania Recorded with a live audience at The Theatre Royal Backspace in Hobart this is an intimate evening with just some of the states’ talented comedians. Since 2002 The Hobart Comedy Festival has had over 30,000 paying customers and it is currently [...]

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