FAQs

WHEN IS THE COMEDY FESTIVAL?

The 2015 Melbourne International Comedy Festival runs from 25 March to 19 April 2015 in Melbourne, Australia.

 

WHAT ABOUT RAW AND THE ROADSHOW?

RAW Comedy registrations will open in November with the heats taking place across the nation in January. Keep checking back for more information.

The Roadshow will take place across the country between April and July.

 

WHO IS ON AT THE FESTIVAL?

The full 2015 line up will be released in February next year. 

 

HOW CAN I KEEP UP WITH THE LATEST COMEDY FESTIVAL NEWS?

There are lots of ways to stay in touch with the Festival. You can sign up to our e-newsletter, follow us on Facebook and Twitter, and much more. 

 

HOW DO I BOOK FESTIVAL TICKETS?

Tickets to some Comedy Festival events will be released in late 2014 and can be purchased online through this website. Tickets to many shows are also available through Ticketmaster either by phoning 1300 660 013 or by visiting an outlet near you. Sign up to our e-news for details on shows as they are released.

Tickets for the full 2015 Festival program will go on sale in mid February 2015.

 

HOW CAN I GET TICKETS TO THE GALA?

The Gala is the Comedy Festival's most popular event and always within hours of tickets going on sale. The best way to get tickets for next year is to sign up to our e-news, to be the first to find out exactly when and where the Gala goes on sale.

 

WHERE CAN I FIND A COMEDIAN TO PERFORM AT MY EVENT?

The Melbourne International Comedy Festival has contacts for all the comedians who appear at the Festival but the question of who is best for your event can be a really tricky one. We recommend you have a look at past Festival programs and, if you want to contact someone in particular, let us know. Otherwise, email us and we can put you in touch with some good booking agents in your area.

 

WHAT IS A COMEDY FESTIVAL GIFT VOUCHER?

If you know your friends or family love comedy but you don't know what show they'd like to see you can buy them a Comedy Festival gift voucher. Available in amounts of $20, $50 or $100, the vouchers will be available for purchase before Christmas, and the shows can be chosen later. Check back here to purchase gift vouchers when they go on sale.