One of the best shows of the year. 4 international headlining comedy weapons. Chris Wainhouse, David Smeidt, Chris Radburn and the outstanding Chris Franklin is coming to Happy Endings Comedy Club tonight.
NO1 double platinum hit song BLOKE but that is just the beginning, God News Week, Footy Show. PBS Radio Golden Storm Award for Best Up & Coming Comedian, National Triple J Raw Comedy winner and one of the best live comedians in the country
– National Triple J Raw Comedy winner for Best New Comedian
– Grand Finalist National Green Faces Comedy Competition in Canberra
– Double Platinum sales for his hit single ‘Bloke’
– Aria Nomination ‘Best Comedy Release’ for ‘Bloke
– Aria Nomination for ‘Highest Selling Single’ for Bloke
Chris Wainhouse – You’ll never forget his comedy.
Known for his searing angular prose, Chris Wainhouse is touted by many as one of the best writers and performers in Australian comedy.
His sharp-witted and daringly clever act has seen him win the Comedian of the Year at the famous Harold Park Hotel in Sydney. Past winners include the Umbilical Brothers, Flacco, Carl Barron. Chris was also successful in taking out the Grand Final for theTriple J Raw Comedy Competition in Melbourne which earned him a trip to Edinburgh Comedy Festival.
* Triple J Raw Comedy Winner * Harold Park Sydney – Comic of the year
- Time Out People’s Choice Award.
- International Finalist – NBC’s Last Comic Standing.
Former lawyer Chris Radburn is an Aussie comedian who has earned a reputation for clever and cheeky observations that are relatable original and hilarious. Chris has appeared as a comedian on over 15 TV shows including The NRL Footy Show, NBC’s Last Comic Standing, CNN International, Stand up Australia, Thursday Night Live, Getaway and the Sydney Comedy Festival Gala and performed overseas in America, Malaysia, Solomon Islands, Egypt, Dubai and New Zealand.
**** FOUR STARS “Clever –witted observational gags…Likely to strike a chord with anyone willing to not take themselves too seriously.” – Feb 2014, The Advertiser
” overflowing with laughter for his set …… Radburn combines the Aussie yarn with classical comedic storytelling, culminating in a hysterical show.” – Feb 2014, Kryztoff Raw Magazine
“…reveals himself for the true professional observer he is.” – Feb 2014, Rip it Up, Adelaide Fringe
“Great delivery …you murdered’ – Rob Schneider
‘with deft wit, his observational style hits’ – The Age
‘very funny …the audience loved it’ – Sun Herald
Described by Adam Hills, host of “Spicks and Specks” as “a living breathing joke machine”. David is the author of six humorous books and writes for a wide range of magazines. In fact, he is the only journalist in Australian publishing history to be in concurrent issues of lads-mag Ralph and Your Garden. Topical, charming and equally comfortable in all mediums, David’s comedy will entertain and uplift. If you don’t believe us, listen to what these people have to say…..
“A comic whom your mother would love.” – Helen Razer, the Melbourne Age
“Stylish and funny” – The Sunday
“Refreshing, sincere and engaging.” – Rip It Up
“Think Dorothy Parker meets Graham Kennedy.” – TalkFringe
“Disarmingly charming” – The Adelaide Advertiser.
“He captured the entire audience in the first five minutes of the show and had them eating out of his hands.” – Funny Tonne, The Melbourne International Comedy Festival
“Make an appointment to meet David Smiedt. If the post-show buzz is anything to go by, a lot more people are going to want to meet him.” – The Pun.
“Sharp dressed, sharp minded and very affable.” – DB Magazine
“A name to remember.” – Comedy Beast magazine
“The energetic Smiedt as MC does a fine line in disarming self-deprecation, charming the audience with amusing trivia then slipping in neat puns and barbed twists.” – Gaggingforit.com.au