The first night of an EPIC WEEKEND! WE’VE GOT A WORLD CHAMP IN THE HOUSE!!!
And improv. genius Rebecca De Unamuno, known from her several appearances on programs such as The Glass House, CNNNN, The Chaser’s War on Everything, Stand Up Australia, Comedy Slapdown, Kath and Kim and Comedy Inc – The Late Shift. She’s a comedian, actor, radio host, voice-over artiste, improv legend and all around comedy superstar. This woman oozes talent. (in a good way)
In the world of Theatresports, Rebecca is a two-time Cranston Cup champion and was a member of the Australian team which won the 2001 Improv World Cup. Rebecca was the first woman in the history of the competition to be named Player of the Tournament (aka World Impro Champion).
“Rebecca De Unamuno is possibly the smartest, sharpest, most versatile performer I have ever known.” – Jason Alexander (George Costanza, Seinfeld)
“…something few comics would dare contemplate” – SMH
“it’s like watching a magician and wondering what the secret to her craft is” – Impress Magazine
With John Cruckshank – A brilliant young comedian finding an original stride. John is making huge waves on the national comedy circuit with his clever, sharp and well-paced jokes. His laid back approach sucks you in follow. His unassuming presence and brutal honesty make for continuous laughs, all of which he will thank you for. Banging out the laughs. Simply, Pure comedy.
The delivery, warts and all, is spectacularly funny. His unassuming presence and brutal honesty make for continuous laughs, all of which he will thank you for” Herald SUN
And Katie Burch A style that is appealing, unique and flowing with deft charm that has audiences raving about her. Winner of NSW JJJ Raw Comedy and the National Runner Up. Katie was also invited to perform at The 2015 Montreux Comedy Festival in Switzerland on the Televised International Gala held at the prestigious Stravinski Auditorium in Geneva in front of 4000 people. In 2016 invited to perform at the Johannesburg International Comedy Festival, the first Australian in the festival history.
Dry, bullet proof and absolutely hilarious material make one thing certain, Katie is one of the most booked comedians in the country.
Now she uses her unique experience and comic voice to delight critics across the country.
“Katie Burch’s comedic range was unmatched….timed her pre-punchline pauses to perfection.” – The Sydney Morning Herald
“Tough, uncompromising…hugely appealing. She was a hit with the room” – Chortle, UK.
“…my favourite was 30- something mum …Katie Burch with her sandpaper-rough wit. I will never look at Tim Tams the same way.” – The Herald Sun
“Perfectly unique and relentlessly hilarious” – Fiona O’loughlin
PLUS 4 OF SPECIAL GUEST COMEDIANS