The Oyster Club - Comedy
Red Bennies in association with Asher Treleaven is proud to present a new comedy night each Tuesday in October and November, The New Oyster Club. With the Melbourne Comedy Festival a mere 6 months away material needs to written, jokes need to be tested and shows need to be sharpened. All over Melbourne comedians are furiously scribbling away in the darkness trying to craft next years hit show. If only there was an amazing venue with great crowds where they could test their freshest new gags?
Voila, welcome to The New Oyster Club. A new stand up comedy night for Melbourne’s comedians to test new material. So if you love Melbourne comedy, your going to love seeing comics such as Dave Callan, Felicity Ward, Dave Thornton, Nazeem Hussain, Aahmer Rahman, Mathew Keneally, Asher Treleaven, Celia Pacquola, Justin Hamilton & Hannah Gadsby try out new material for their upcoming Melbourne Comedy Festival shows. The New Oyster Club runs Tuesdays in October and November from 7.30, please check the Red Bennies website for weekly line-ups and special deals.
DAVE CALLAN - Triple J, Rove live and comedic wizard.
ASHER TRELEAVEN - dual Barry Nominee and Winner of The Ages Comedian on the Rise 2010
JENNIFER WONG - Performance 4a’s About Face – An Asian Australian Variety Hour directed by Lisa Freshwater at Belvoir St Theatre Downstairs, and selected for the Melbourne International Comedy Festival’s Comedy Zone and Sydney Fringe Festival.
KARL CHANDLER - Triple J, Nova FM. Triple M, Co-Host 'The Little Dum Dum Club', Comedy@Spleen, Softbelly Comedy & Felix Bar Comedy
TOMMY LITTLE - At just 25 years old, Tommy Little was labeled "The Future Of Funny" by Beat Magazine in Melbourne. With a charm and confidence beyond his years Tommy has been quietly building a following on the stand up circuit, culminating in a sold out run at the 2010 Melbourne Comedy Festival with his show "Brainthoughts".
MAT KENEALLY - Political maestro and creator of the cult hit, 'Political Asylum'
Guests: Asher Treleaven, Jennifer Wong, Karl Chandler, Tommy Little & Mat Keneally.
General Admission (Door): $15
Red Bennies offers a unique experience to your traditional seated show.
Short and sweet acts appear throughout the evening, complimenting the drinking hour and breaking up your club experience. Show structures and interval times may vary. Ticket price listed is for standing room only unless otherwise specified. Limited seating is available, please contact Red Bennies on 03 9826 2689 for all group, booth and seated bookings.
Notes: Show times are approximate. Most tickets are for General Admission / standing room only - if you wish to book a table or a booth, please call the Red Bennies office to make a reservation on (03) 9826 2689