Sydney Comedy Festival Awards Announced!

13 May 2013 06:43 am

Festival favourite Paul Foot has won the Best of the Fest (International) award at this year's Sydney Comedy Festival. Paul Foot took his hilarious new show 'Kenny Larch is Dead' to Sydney, after critically acclaimed sell-out seasons at Adelaide Fringe Festival, Brisbane Comedy Festival and Melbourne International Comedy Festival.

Matt Okine, the 2012 Best Newcomer Award winner at Melbourne International Comedy Festival, has continued his rise to fame in the live comedy world, taking out Best of the Fest (Local) at the Sydney Comedy Festival.

Other awards winners were:

Best Newcomer - Steen Raskopoulos
The Breakout Artist - Trevor Noah
Director's Choice - Michael Workman
MX Joke of the Fest - Rhys Nicholson

Congratulations to the all the winners!

Check out the full Sydney Comedy Festival program here.

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