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Mickey D combines his boundless energy, infectious smile and killer wit to produce world-class comedy. He is a brilliant natural comic and amiable host – Mickey burst onto the comedy scene as a 17 year old and made an immediate impact, storming the national finals of JJJ’s Raw Comedy, in Australia. Today, Mickey is recognized as a truly International comedian.
“Standup can be a hit and miss affair but Mickey’s right on target” ★★★★★ – The Adelaide Advertiser
“the evenings brightest spark is Mickey D, a loud demonstrative Australian with a masterful command of his audience, and a quick wit” – The Scotsman
Since storming the Adelaide Fringe and Melbourne International Comedy Festival in 2000, this Multi Award winning comedian is now veteran of well over a decade of international comedy festivals. Mickey D has performed across the UK, throughout Europe and the States and acquired an impressive list of TV and radio credits.
His previous sell-out shows in Edinburgh include; ‘Mickey D has Detention Deficit Disorder’, ‘Mickey D was a Pub Kid’, ‘Velocity Boy’ and ‘Good Bloke’.
Mickey is highly sought during the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, with residencies at Setlist, Late N Live, and even kids show The Breakfast Club. He is also the creator, producer and host of THE PHATCAVE – the Massively Popular, Infamous, Late Night comedy show, born out of the Edinburgh Festival.
Comedian, husband, dad and above average armchair athlete, Mick will have you laughing until you hurt. Mickey stars in new Channel 4 documentary ‘SAS: Who Dares Wins’, which is broadcast Autumn 2015 in the UK. Further credits include The Comedy Channel, Channel 7, ABC TV in Australia and in the UK – BBC2’s ‘Comedy Shuffle’ – ‘Street Cred Soduko on UKTV Gold.’ South Africa- SABC’s hit travel show “Going Nowhere Slowly” and Documentary “Gorillas in our Midst” 2009. NZ – highly popular panel Show 7Days and TVNZ comedy series. “A Night At The Classic”.
2014 – Perth Fringe World Best Comedy Nominee
2014 – Adelaide fringe Best Comedy Nominee
2007 – Winner of Best Comedy at the Adelaide International Comedy Festival
2001 – OSU Campus Comedy Winner – Columbus Ohio USA
2000 – Pick Of the Fringe – Adelaide Fringe Festival
2000 – Nescafé Big Break Award – $2000 winner
1998 – Triple J RAW Comedy – National Final Runner Up
1998 – Triple J RAW Comedy – Winner – South Australia
With Peter Meisel – if you haven’t heard Pete yet, give it time. He is from New York! You will hear him!!
“Meisel is running hot, plying them with his self-effacing style” UNDERWORLD MAGAZINE.
And Cameron James is confessional, absurdist, casually irreverent and boundary pushing style reminds you of the troublemaker who was forced to join the school debate team. Which is exactly what he was.
“Perfect comic timing” Chortle, UK
Plus special guests