The Inaugural Newcastle International Comedy Festival is taking place from May 23 – 26 with 6 venues featuring an all-killer, no-filler cast of Australian stars, talented newcomers and international performers, we’ve got all your comedy bases covered. Get on board, grab your mates and get giggling as the ultimate comedy event rolls into town!

OPENING GALA NIGHT

The biggest night of comedy in Newcastle history taking place at the incredible Civic Theatre.

VENUE: Civic Theatre Newcastle
DATE: Friday 24 May 2019


NEWCASTLE COMEDY FESTIVAL
2019 LINEUP


THURSDAY 23 MAY

Newcastle Comedy Festival Launch Party @ 5 Sawyers

5 Sawyers | Thursday, 23 May 2019 from 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM

FRIDAY 24 MAY

Newcastle International Comedy Festival Opening Gala

Civic Theatre Newcastle | Friday, 24 May 2019 from 8:00PM

FKN NEWY COMEDY FESTIVAL AFTER PARTY

Clarendon Hotel | Friday, 24 May 2019 from 9:00PM

SATURDAY 25 MAY

Newcastle Comedy Showcase

The Happy Wombat | Saturday, 25 May 2019 from 3:00PM to 4:00PM

What She Said Comedy

Clarendon Hotel | Saturday, 25 May 2019 from 4:00PM to 5:00PM

Bec Charlwood at Newcastle Comedy Festival

Happy Wombat | Saturday, 25 May 2019 from 5:00PM to 6:00PM

Al Del Bene

Clarendon Hotel | Saturday, 25 May 2019 from 6:00PM to 7:00PM

Nikki Britton: Once Bitten

Happy Wombat | Saturday, 25 May 2019 from 7:00PM to 8:00PM

Cam Knight – Get rich or die crying

Clarendon Hotel | Saturday, 25 May 2019 from 8:00PM to 9:00PM

Luke Heggie – Have That

The Happy Wombat | Saturday, 25 May 2019 from 9:00PM to 10:00PM

Neel Kolhatkar – LIVE

Clarendon Hotel | Saturday, 25 May 2019 from 9:45PM to 10:45PM

Big Dog Up Late

SECRET VENUE | Saturday, 25 May 2019 from 10:30PM to 11:30PM

SUNDAY 26 MAY

Sarah Gaul is Hysterical

The Happy Wombat | Sunday, 26 May 2019 from 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Rowan Thambar – 23 and disappointed

The Happy Wombat | Sunday, 26 May 2019 from 5:00PM to 6:00PM

Aaron Gocs -Divorced… with Children

Clarendon Hotel | Sunday, 26 May 2019 from 6:00PM to 7:00PM

Cameron James – Strawberry Blonde

The Happy Wombat | Sunday, 26 May 2019 from 7:00PM to 8:00PM

Nick Capper – Pig in the city

Clarendon Hotel | Sunday, 26 May 2019 from 8:00PM

Cameron Duggan – Crowd Favourite

The Happy Wombat | Sunday, 26 May 2019 from 9:00PM to 10:00PM