The Perth Comedy Festival is Perth’s biggest annual comedy event. Every April and May, the best comedians from Australia and beyond take to stages across Perth for a massive month of comedy.
The Festival program features performances from the finest Australian acts, the biggest international stars and the most promising emerging talent offering up everything from stand up to sketch, satire, improv, musical, absurdist, theatre, magic and kids comedy.
Regal Theatre • 29 & 30 April | He’s back with a new show having stepped out from behind Malcolm Turnbull and into the light of a brave new world. There’s lots to get through after three years, buy a ticket take the ride, it’s going to be quite beautiful.
Regal Theatre • 29 & 30 April | It's been a while, but here he comes, trotting back across the oceans to Australia with all the misplaced confidence of a waiter with no pad. There'll be talking, there'll be apologising, there'll be songs on a glued together plastic keyboard from 1985.
Regal Theatre • 4 & 11 May | It's the biggest night of comedy in Perth! The Perth Comedy Festival Gala brings together a dazzling line-up of the Festival's funniest international stars, Australian legends and next-big-things for spectacular night of comedy at Subiaco's Regal Theatre.
Regal Theatre • 6 May | After a massive sell-out season across Australia in 2019, Nazeem returns with his solo stand up show ‘Hussain That?’ in 2022.
Regal Theatre • 6 & 7 May | Anthony Locascio spent his early life trapped in a prison of stereotypes. In Don’t Call Me A Wog he tells the story of his escape, his complex connection to his Greek and Italian roots and his love-hate relationship with ‘wog comedy’.
Regal Theatre • 6 & 7 May | Don’t miss the opportunity to laugh live with the star of the Triple M Network in an encore performance of his sold out tour.
Regal Theatre • 6 & 7 May | Emma won a photography competition by accident when she was six years old, and now, has never known what it is to be humble. She's written a show about art and money. Finance bros welcome.
Regal Theatre • 6 & 7 May | This show is a scrapbook of stories about Danielle's family. Two of them have smelt a Bigfoot. One has seen one. They all agree on a military cover up.
Regal Theatre • 7 May | Spend an hour with Melanie Bracewell, (Cheap Seats, Have You Been Paying Attention), as she talks about the joys of being just a little bit fancy.
Regal Theatre • 13 & 14 May | Born and raised in Perth, the internationally touring & Melbourne-based standup Jez Watts (Top 10 Jokes Edinburgh Fringe – The Guardian UK) returns with a showcase of his funniest “friends” who are set to tell him exactly what they think of him.
Regal Theatre • 13 & 14 May | Simone Springer is SOLO. Single again after 17 years, a few things have changed since the last time.
Navigating dating and parenthood, a world of tinder and unsolicited pictures. Join Simone as she laughs her way through it.
Regal Theatre • 13 & 14 May | Award-winning comedian, writer and broadcaster Alice (The Bugle, UK) has had six comedy specials published everywhere from Amazon Prime to ABCTV, and toured the world with her acclaimed solo shows.
Regal Theatre • 14 May | Beloved Australian drag queen Karen From Finance presents her debut one woman show Out of Office which features all of her trademark high-camp and hilarious mashups, plus all the tomfoolery you can poke a presentation pointer at.
Receive 10% off at Bar Amelie when you present your Perth Comedy Festival tickets before or after a show.
Get your graze on with a delicious Bark Board made up of prosciutto, salami, mortadella, olives, brie, cheddar, hummus, Turkish bread, pretzels and pear for only $20 with any bottle of wine (normally $30).
Visit Subiaco Hotel before or after a show and receive 10% off the restaurant bill when you present your Perth Comedy Festival tickets.
Present your Perth Comedy Festival tickets at Dilly Dally to enjoy a complimentary beverage with your meal before or after your show.
Make your way to Fenway Subiaco during Perth Comedy Festival for delicious burgers and beers and enjoy 10% off the total bill.
Head to Grill'd before or after a show and receive a complimentary snack chips when you buy a full-priced burger.
Receive a complimentary glass of wine, beer or soft drink when you purchase a main meal at George's Meze before or after a show.
Head to Chutney Mary's for a curry before or after a comedy show and receive a complimentary drink.
Visit The Village Bar before or after a show and receive 25% off the food bill when you present your Perth Comedy Festival tickets.
Receive 10% off at Little Cultures when you present your Perth Comedy Festival tickets before or after a show.
Visit Pitcher and Iron before or after a show and receive 10% off when you present your Perth Comedy Festival tickets.
Make your way to I Thai Subiaco during Perth Comedy Festival and enjoy 5% off the total bill. BYO only.
Visit Storehouse before or after a show and receive 10% off the total bill when you present your Perth Comedy Festival tickets.
Make your way to Hangout on Hay during Perth Comedy Festival and enjoy 15% off the total bill to the value of $50.
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