Presented by Melbourne International Comedy Festival, in association with The Sit Down Comedy Club & Guilt Free Comedy
RAW COMEDY 2022 | SUMMER SEASON AUSTRALIA’S BIGGEST OPEN MIC COMEDY COMPETITION
Every year hundreds of funny folk from across Australia sign up for their time in the spotlight as part of RAW Comedy, the country’s largest and most prestigious open mic comedy competition. Now we want you!
This summer, we’re covering all corners of the country, to lure out of hibernation the next generation of comedy superstars.
Some of the nation’s finest funny-makers have cannonballed into comedy acclaim through RAW Comedy – Hannah Gadsby, Ronny Chieng, Celia Pacquola, Matt Okine, Anne Edmonds, Becky Lucas and Aaron Chen, just to name a few. All you need is five minutes of original material and your eyes on the prize… get through the heats and finals and you could be the last one standing!
For those people competing in this year's competition*:
PLEASE NOTE: If you are making a Dinner & Show Package booking; OR making a Group Booking and everyone is paying separately; OR you’re a Carer Card Holder, please contact the SDCC Box Office on 07 3369 4466, as these types of bookings cannot be made online.
WARNING: SOME CONCEPTS AND LANGUAGE MAY OFFEND
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