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The Butterfly Club presents

Ben Volchok Ben's Illustrious Fact Show and the Case of the Stolen Fact Book

The Butterfly Club presents

Ben Volchok Ben's Illustrious Fact Show and the Case of the Stolen Fact Book

Alright, so, imagine you’re sitting there, eagerly awaiting the opening of another brilliant episode of your favourite late-night variety-type fact show: Ben’s Illustrious Fact Show. You put on your illustrious 3D glasses. Cue illustrious theme music. I, your illustrious host, Ben Volchok, come on stage, but… *GASP*… oh no! Someone’s stolen my Illustrious Fact Book! Oh no! How can the show go on?

Join me as I travel all around the world to recover this illustrious source of wisdom and information. Who knows what will happen? Well, I do, of course. I am the only person ever to know everything about everything ever*. But do you know what will happen? Who stole it? Will I get my book back? Why is that cassowary grinning forebodingly? Well. You'll just have to come and find out...

(*even more ever than ever)

Ben Volchok is a Melbourne-based comedy writer, performer and enthusiast who has been presenting Ben’s Illustrious Fact Show on stage and radio for one-and-a-half years. Here are some words that people have written about it:

'A nonsensical smorgasboard of comic delight.' Farrago

'Ben has created a wonderful world with a strange logic... You’re sure to get swept up in the lunacy and never see the world the same way again.' Squirrel Comedy

'Oozes old-timey silliness; radio-play-era energy and sharpness.' WebWombat

Preview show Tue 28 Mar

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