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The Butterfly Club

Boss Octopus Sketch Comedy

The Butterfly Club

Boss Octopus Sketch Comedy

If you’re a fan of Monty Python, The Mighty Boosh, or Tim & Eric, then don’t miss Boss Octopus’ Sketch Comedy

Absurd. Fast paced. Hilarious. Boss Octopus’ Sketch Comedy is modern Australian sketch at its best.

Sketch Comedy combines the best sketches from Boss Octopus' sold-out Butterfly Club shows at the 2018 and 2019 Melbourne Fringe Festivals.

Join the rest of the Octopians, and discover your favourite sketch comedy group that you haven't seen yet.

Seven shows only!

'A cascade of unabashed silliness that is fast, consistently funny, naughty, agenda-free. Put your brain in neutral and just enjoy the ride.' Herald Sun

'A very entertaining hour of high quality, silly sketches packed full of surprises and laughs. There’s no political message here, just sit back and laugh.' Squirrel Comedy

'The talented and comedic team behind Boss Octopus: A Sketch Comedy is to be praised for breathing fresh life into Australian sketch comedy and producing such high-quality theatre.' Milk Bar Mag

Suitable for audiences 16+

This show contains: Strong sexual references, Violence, Sudden loud noises.


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