This Melbourne International Comedy Festival come see something a li'l different…and educational! Premiering at the Melba Spiegeltent: Man vs Wildlife V2.0! Follow Darren Lever (2007 RAW Comedy State Finalist) through his heartfelt and hilarious journey to become the next Steve Irwin... or John Farnham. Based on true life events, and featuring some of Australia’s famous fauna, Darren cleverly educates audiences on the importance of wildlife conservation through storytelling, music and stand-up comedy.
Darren Lever is a passionate and cheeky comedian hailing from Melbourne, Victoria. Resident comedian and kinda-OK magician at Speakeasy HQ, Darren is a frequent face of the comedy scene as well as running fortnightly comedy room – Comedy at the Mechanics Institute (Metanoia Theatre).
'Darren is a charismatic, engaging and very likeable performer. He charms audiences everywhere he goes.' Kirsty Webeck
'We love Darren!' Veronica and Lewis, triple j
'Darren Lever: engaging and versatile... very funny.' Australian Stage
“We love Darren too!” Wildlife, everywhere.
NB: Show features live animals for educational purposes.
$1 from every ticket sold goes directly to Zoos Victoria's Tasmanian Devil breeding program at Healesville Sanctuary.