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Stand Up Comedy at The Avenue

  • The Avenue 3-15 Orchid Avenue Surfers Paradise, QLD, 4217 Australia (map)

The Avenue | June 6 | 7:30pm

Adelaide's Ben Darsow joins us next week for Wednesday Night Comedy at The Avenue - a nationally touring comic beloved on stages all over the country - with our very own Greg Sullivan (Triple M, The Project) hosting the show! Book your table early and reserve your seat for Wednesday Night Comedy - (07) 5592 1678.

Benny Darsow is an internationally touring comedian from Adelaide who delivers laugh-out-loud observational and improvised standup. He hosted the 2018 Sydney Comedy Festival Galas (Bondi & Cremorne) and is a regular headliner and host on stages around the country and all over the world. Nominated for Best Comedy 2017 & 2016 Perth Fringe World.

“hilarious…able to take the most mundane situations and turn them into laugh-out-loud moments”
★★★★1/2 – The West Australian (2018 Perth Fringe World)

“genuinely laugh-out-loud funny…super-chilled and a natural on stage”
★★★★ – The Funny Tonne (2018 Melbourne Comedy Festival)

“one of the warmest, most engaging comedians I’ve yet seen…get out and discover Benny Darsow”
★★★★– Herald Sun (2017 Melbourne Comedy Festival)

Greg “Sully” Sullivan is an award-winning stand-up comedian, writer and broadcaster. Since beginning his comedic career in 1995, he has performed at the famous Improv in Los Angeles, appeared on numerous TV shows and embodied a vast range of roles for Triple M Brisbane, spanning an incredible 14 years. Greg has performed on television, radio, in theatres, overseas, to corporate bigwigs and to smalls groups of disinterested tradesmen whilst standing on the back of a ute. He has written columns for Bean Scene Magazine and jokes for the NRL Footy Show and has even written material for Rich Hall, which was used in his Edinburgh Comedy Festival show. Greg has also performed at major festivals such as the Melbourne International Comedy Festival and the Sydney Comedy Festival Gala and has appeared on television shows such as Good News Week, Home Delivered Humour, O'Loghlin on Saturday Night, The Today Show and A Current Affair.
“Very funny.” - Jimeoin

“…very funny, I wish I'd thought of that myself.” - Andrew Denton

“…the best I've seen on this trip out.” - Rich Hall

“I love the Why's Wally joke, I've been telling all my friends.” - Frank Woodley

“It's jokes like Greg's that keep me in the business.” - Bud Friedman (Owner, LA Improv Comedy Club)

"Roars of Laughter"
★★★★ The West Australian

"The perfect East-West fusion"
★★★★ Herald Sun

Every week we're taking over the back room at The Avenue, Wednesday nights from 7:30pm! With huge lineups and some of the best comedians from around the country and abroad, prepare your laughter muscles to see some of the best from around the country and around the world - and all in Surfers Paradise. We can't wait to see you there!

Earlier Event: 5 June
Jammin with Who?
Later Event: 7 June
Dragalicious at The Avenue