The Empire Theatre Pop-Up presents a full program of traditional stand-up comedy, drag variety and surprise guest comedians as part of Melbourne International Comedy Festival and the Empire Theatre Pop-Up. Come on out for an hilarious night of stand-up comedy featuring Australia's top headliners!
*Line up subject to change
Friday 27 and Saturday 28 March, 7pm: There’s No Place Like Homo with Ruby Slippers, Karen from Finance and more! Showing the greatest acts on the queer radar presenting spectacular comedy.
Friday 3 & Saturday 4 April, 7pm Headliner Dave Callan and special guest Bev Killick
Sunday 5 April, 3pm: Hung Le Noodles with Attitude
Wednesday 8 April, 7pm: Headliner Dave O'Neil and special guest Brad Oakes
Thursday 9 April, 7pm: Headliner Lehmo and special guest Dave O’Neil
Saturday 11 April, 7pm: Ladies of Laughter with Christine Basil, Diane Nguyen and Gillian English
The Empire Theatre is located under the Melbourne Star Wheel at The District Docklands.
The Empire Theatre is a travelling theatre tent that plays at multiple locations throughout the year including the Adelaide Fringe Festival. With a pop-up licenced garden and sparkling lights you will be met with an intimate cabaret atmosphere.
This show contains: Strong sexual references, Drug references.
Meet you at the Festival Club where artists hit the MAX WATT’S stage with unpredictable performances and all sorts of spontaneous and ingenious comedy madness.Find out more
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