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DEADLY FUNNY 2017 : Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander National Comedy Competition : Hobart Heat / TAS State Final

Cheeky and loud, black and proud, Melbourne International Comedy Festival’s national comedy competition unearths the freshest, fiercest and funniest Indigenous talent from around the country. A trip to Melbourne and $2000 is up for grabs! Deadly Funny is always a significant and vibrant event.

Heading into its 11th year, this one-of-a-kind comedy competition is open to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people aged 18 and over. All you have to do is have up to 5 minutes of funny material. It’s basically storytelling with a punchline!

Entrants will take part in a private workshop with a professional comedian, followed by a public live performance. Special guest judges will decide who goes on to perform in the national grand final during the Melbourne International Comedy Festival.

– Open to Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islanders aged 18 and over (if you are under 18 go to CLASS CLOWNS)
– Acts should be 3-5 minutes max!
– Acts can be 1-3 people
– Routines must be original
– Acts can be stand up, musical, sketch, physical/dance or character based

Click HERE to register for the Hobart Heat / TAS State Final

The Founders Room

Thursday 9 March 2017
4:00pm – 6:00pm : Workshop (open to registered participants only)
7:00pm : Performance (FREE event open to the public)

This is a FREE event, but please SECURE your seat HERE


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