Have you had a parent? Are you a Parent, Are you going to become a Parent…. If so, this show is for you. ‘The Parents Live is a brutally honest and hilarious stand up comedy show about the relentless torture of parenting.
From the folks that brought you the hilarious YouTube videos, The Parents.. Catch Stand Up Comedians, Chris Radburn, Katie Burch and Sean Woodland in their Live stand up show – The Parents, in back to back Stand up Comedy gold.
CHRIS RADBURN – Father of three Chris Radburn has been a comedian for 15 years, having performed on over 15 TV shows including the Sydney Comedy Festival Gala, NRL Footy Show and Last Comic Standing. He has also appeared in over 30 TV Commercials and has written and directed award winning short films. His film ‘Embellish’ starring Dave Eastgate was a finalist in the Bondi Short Film Festival. Two of his sketches including one of ‘The Parents’ sketches were among the 16 finalists in the 2016 Australia’s Funniest Shorts Competition.
★★★★ “Clever –witted observational gags…Likely to strike a chord with anyone willing to not take themselves too seriously.” – The Advertiser
” overflowing with laughter for his set …… Radburn combines the Aussie yarn with classical comedic storytelling, culminating in a hysterical show.” – Kryztoff Raw Magazine
“…reveals himself for the true professional observer he is.” – 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
‘Laid back Seinfeld like ‘real life’ comedy’ – Arts Hub
KATIE BURCH – Mother of two, Katie Burch was the State winner of Raw Comedy 2014 in NSW and finished as National Runner-up. She was a guest comedian on The Footy Show in 2015. The Montreux Comedy Festival flew Katie to Switzerland to perform in their comedy festival’s first ever English speaking show in 2016. She performed in the Comedy Central special 2016, airing on Australia Day 2017 and has been invited to perform as part of Johannesburg Comedy Festival (The first Australian at the festival) plus performances in New Zealand, Bali and Beyond in 2017.
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
SEAN WOODLAND – Father of two Sean Woodland began performing stand-up comedy at age 40. In his first two years he either won or placed in numerous Australian comedy competitions including Green Faces, Quest for the Best and the RAW NSW State Final. Since then he has forged his dream career, captivating audiences around Australia and abroad, with his ‘everyman’ appeal always a winning formula. Sean’s material is endearingly relevant as he tells comical truths from his own, varied experiences whilst also drawing on a barrage of observational funnies that are befitting of his irreverent and curious persona. Not limited to the stage Sean performs in sketch comedy, is a regularly published freelance writer and is the author of two novels.
“«««« Has more than the average number of laughs up his sleeve…Do Woodland and yourself a favour and get along.” The Adelaide Advertiser
“His understated punchlines and observations will resonate for a long time” RipitUp
Tim Sheens on Sean – “He made Wayne Bennett piss himself the entire show and that’s bloody hard to do”