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The Butterfly Club presents

The Return of the Secret Seven

IN PERSON
The Butterfly Club presents

The Return of the Secret Seven

This series, spanning time and place, follows the popular misadventures of The Secret Seven, a resourceful group of comedians creating impossible scenarios. This cult favourite features an enigmatic team of vigilantes, who offer their spontaneous services as a group of idiots to people facing apparently insurmountable odds (the ticket price).

The Return of the Secret Seven brings together Australia’s most prolific improvisors and comedians to create 60 minutes of live bespoke comedy. Watch as they undertake below-secret assignments and overcome obstacles as they try to get from point A (the start of the show) to point B (60mins later) – invariably with laughable results. This blurb will self destruct in two months.

Who are The Secret Seven?

Lliam Amor
Lliam has been in Melbourne’s comedy industry for over 25 years, with performance highlights including: Murder Village, Spontaneous Broadway, his one man show The Ronin, 25 years of Theatresports, The Big HOO-HAA, The Increasingly Handsome Adventures of Earl Bircher, Late Night Impro and many more.

He pops up alongside Daniel Radcliffe in the new thriller Escape from Pretoria and on television has appeared in Thank God You're Here, Hollowmen, The Micallef Program, Comedy Slapdown, Whatever Happened to that Guy?, Neighbours, Underbelly, Tangled, Hawke, Micro Nation, You’re Skitting Me and many TV commercials.

Amanda Buckley
A triple threat with over 20 years of experience performing for theatre, corporate and festival audiences both in Australia and overseas; including Melbourne International Comedy Festival, Sydney Comedy Festival, Edinburgh Festival Fringe, Adelaide and Melbourne Fringe Festivals and the UCB Del Close Marathon (NY).

Notable show credits include Tri-Angel, Murder Village, Impromptunes: The Completely Improvised Musical, Butch Masters Man of Destiny, Graham Clone: Virtually Live, The Increasingly Handsome Adventures of Earl Bircher, Spontaneous Broadway, Beaconsfield the Musical, Dungeon Crawl, Scrabble Unscripted, Blank! The Musical, iMPro3 Shuffle, Random Musical and Late Night Impro. She has also appeared in sketches for The Project, Tonightly with Tom Ballard, The Gruen Transfer, Hungry Beast and The Mother of all Galas and can be heard on the BBC in 'Night Terrace'.

Jason Geary
Jason Geary has been a professional improviser for over 25 years, performing all around the world from Australia to Asia, the USA and the stages of Europe. A founding member (and former artistic director) of Impro Melbourne he has performed with the company for 15 years, creating and directing many long and short form improvised formats.

Jason has appeared in all three seasons of the critically acclaimed The Micallef P(r)ogram(me). He can also be seen in Welcher and Welcher and Micallef Tonight. He wrote and performed in the popular comedy Skithouse. Jason has appeared in Neighbours, City Homicide, Thank God You’re Here, Utopia, It’s a Date, How to Stay Married, Slide Show and Preacher. His movie credits include Oddball and Scare Campaign. Though you probably know him as “that guy off the iSelect ads”. In 2016 he had over six million views on YouTube for his comedy sketch 'Backyard Cricket'.

Amy Moule
Amy is an actor, improviser, puppeteer and ensemble member with Impro Melbourne. She has performed in numerous improvisation and puppet shows all around Australia, in New Zealand, the USA, Canada, Reunion Island and Europe. Amy has performed in and developed many scripted and non-scripted shows including Tri-Angel, Late Night Impro, Murder Village, performances at the Sydney Opera House, in Melbourne Fringe, Melbourne International Comedy Festival, New Zealand Fringe Festival and the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

John Voce
John began learning impro whilst training as an actor at The Guildhall School of Music and Drama in 1981 and began performing around 1986.

He has performed in countless shows and festivals, with many groups, including London Theatresports, The Comedy Store Players, Scared Scriptless, Dogs on Holiday, The Impro Musical, Court In The Act, Passport to Danger, Impro Melbourne, and his own two-handed impro show The Conversation, at the Edinburgh Festival and in London. He also represented the UK three times at the Just for Laughs Festival in Montreal.

Recent theatre work includes the world premiere of Fawlty Towers Live, co-directed by John Cleese, here in Australia, and Calendar Girls at The Athenaeum. TV credits include Downton Abbey, Dr Who, Sons of Liberty, Grantchester, and playing Elton John in the TV drama documentary 10 Days That Rocked Elton John. Film credits include Penelope, Crush, A Waste of Shame, and John is also second lead in a new Australian horror film, The Unlit, set to premiere here in Melbourne in December.

16+
Suitable for audiences 16+

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

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