Sam Bowring began performing standup comedy at the famous (at the time) (in Sydney) (amongst certain circles) Harold Park Hotel when he was 16, getting his first paid work there at 17. He has been runner-up in the Raw Comedy National Final, nominated for Best Emerging Comic at the Adelaide Fringe, and for both Best Newcomer and the Piece of Wood Awards at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival.
A writer from a young age, his first novel was published when he was nineteen. Since then he has written several more, including the critically acclaimed fantasy series ‘The Broken Well Trilogy’, which has reprinted four times and sold over ten thousand copies. He followed it up with the ‘Strange Threads’ duology, which was selected for ‘Get Reading: 50 Books You Can’t Put Down’ campaign in 2012. Sam has also penned 4 plays, written for Rove, The Mansion, The Ronnie Johns Half Hour, countless comedy festival shows and T.V appearances.
“FOUR STARS. His jokes are like ninjas quietly sneaking up on you Undeniably funny.” – Adelaide Advertiser
With Subby Valentine One of Sydney’s most experienced, versatile and successful comedians. His improvisational style has been a hit in comedy rooms both in Australia and internationally.
Hear him weekly on ABC radio’s Thank God It’s Friday. An absolutely massive array of TV and Radio credits, he can boast about! The Co-host of the Mix 106.5 FM’s “Sammy and Subby in the Morning”, Triple M’s “The Tom and Subby Show”, “Mornings with Kerri Anne” on Channel 9, “The Fat”, “The Glasshouse”, the list just keeps going he is an off the cuff comedy weapon!!!
“Guaranteed laughs!” – Sydney Morning Herald.