Melbourne International Comedy Festival acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands upon which we work and live. We acknowledge the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples' spirit, imagination and rich history of storytelling and humour that is an inspiration to all Australians.

We accept the invitation to walk together with First Nations people towards a more positive future for Australia, as described in the Uluru Statement From The Heart.

Browse Shows

Quick Links

Newsletter

Navigation

Sitemap

Social

0
0
Sign In
{{ cartMsg }}
Dismiss
{{ cartMsg }}
Dismiss
BUY TICKETS Choose from dates below March ‐ April 2024
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
    20        
  26 27 28 29 30 31
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
Preview
Tightarse Tuesday
Auslan
Laugh pack
Past event
Cancelled

Nick Robertson Leave To Enter

Nick Robertson Leave To Enter

Nominee Best Comedy Dunedin Fringe 2024

Leave To Enter: [noun]
1. Permission for entry to the United Kingdom granted by British immigration officers.
2. Something Nick Robertson was denied.

Fresh off the back of a critically acclaimed Melbourne Fringe season, Nick makes his Melbourne International Comedy Festival debut with Leave To Enter, an hour of captivating and hilarious storytelling.

From being detained for ten hours in Edinburgh Airport, to Nick's obsession with Scooby Doo (2002), come spend an hour with this "exquisite storyteller" (The Age) as he spares no detail recounting the time the most Scottish looking person, with the most Scottish last name, was denied leave to enter in Scotland.

"Genius." Tim Minchin

'A skilful handle of the audience well-past his years... harnesses narrative abilities akin to that of Sarah Kendall or Cassie Workman.' The Age

'Captivating.' TheatreHaus

'Waves of laugher... has an eye for building a narrative.' Hugging Comedians

‘One day we’ll be able to say we saw Nick Robertson when... and that time probably isn’t far away... You leave feeling like you have made a new friend, with the rosy glow of having seen a quality show.’ ★★★★ Out in Perth 

'A talented storyteller... tight yet relaxed, relatable yet absolutely original, and silly yet tender.' ★★★★ Fringe Feed

'A masterclass in storytelling... reminiscent of the great Daniel Kitson'  Theatreview (NZ)

13+
Suitable for audiences 13+

This show contains: Mild language.

BACK TO LISTINGS

Other shows suggested by this artist

Before and after the show

  • Eat, drink, laugh, repeat

    Check out our partner bars and restaurants across the CBD - many offering exclusive deals for ticketholders!

    More info
  • The Festival Club

    Your very own late-night treat for laughs, dancing and all-round good times.

    More info