We are absolutely stoked to announce that the wonderful Kitty Flanagan will be taking to the stage at the Opening Night Comedy Allstars Supershow as our MC - kicking the 2017 Festival off with a bang!
Kitty Flanagan is best recognised for her appearances The Weekly with Charlie Pickering, The Project and Utopia, as well as being notorious for her impeccable standup comedy performances.
Our Opening Night is known for being one of the biggest and most-exclusive events on the comedy calandar, showcasing acts from around the globe as we kick off Festival season with fashionable (and hilarious) style. The show will go off at the Regent Theatre on Wednesday 29 April kicking off a month long comedy bonanza as the Melbourne International Comedy Festival takes over Melbourne with laughter.
If you've missed out on tickets - never you fear! The ABC will broadcast the Opening Night on 9 April 8.30pm. Get that in your diary, it's definitely not one to miss!
Opening Night hosts have included Peter Helliar, Eddie Perfect, Tim Minchin and Julia Morris, so we’re so excited to have Kitty on this illustrious list. It’s going to be huge!
And who's on the line-up you ask? Keep an eye on our e-news and social media for updates…