Melbourne International Comedy Festival - All Star Female Comedy
Titters! an international cast featuring the darling of cabaret Liz Skitch (wearing little more than her accordian), UK’s ‘wobbly comedian” Francesca Martinez (Ricky Gervaises’ Extra’s BBC ) Jen Brister (UK) puppeteer extrordinare Gabrielle Griffin and “suprise” special guests like Hannah Gadsby, Bev Killick, Corinne Grant, Rachel Berger ,Claire Hooper and more-than-token males Tom Gleeson, Dave Callan (JJJ) and Des Bishop (IRE) ... you never know who will be our special guest unless you go to the show!
“A TREMENDOUS set of comedic talent” 4 ½ Stars Advertiser
“This is a show not to be missed” Independant Weekly
HOST Sheridan Stewart
‘Former radio host Sheridan Stewart shines as the compere of this strong ensemble of funny women’ – Messenger Press
‘Sheridan – full bore voluptuous!’ Advertiser
‘Hugely glamorous, Stewart is a winning and likable host she gives each act a fantastic build up, so you really do want to see them.’ – Chortle
The daring darling of cabaret who, wearing little more than her piano accordion and a smile, won over Titters! Adelaide audiences in 2011, who better to get the party started with Titters! in the Melbourne International Comedy Festival.
You will laugh, sing, cheer and applaud.’ – Glam Adelaide
‘Skitch wins over the audience – flirty fun which squeezes your funny bone in all the right places’ – Edinburgh Fringe Review
JODIE J HILL
the former NOVA 919 funny girl who tore it up with a surprise guest appearance last Fringe is set to surprise and delight with Titters! doing
guest spots at Fringe and most of Titters! MICF dates!
Jodie has a great comedy mind and helped me find laughs that I hadn’t yet discovered. With a keen eye for the physical gag and an ear for comedy cadence’ – Adam Vincent, Comedy Festival
‘Jodie is a hilarious woman herself, but also warm, generous and switched on’
– Melbourne Fringe Festival
UK’s wobbly comedian celebrated her return to Oz with a special appearance on ABC’s Adam Hills Live on Gordon Street then
joined the cast of Titters! for the Adelaide Fringe and is set to make Special Guest appearances at Titters MICF debut at Red Bennies!
‘Hilarious and deeply moving’ – Metro *****
‘Funny as hell’ – Rip It Up
‘The fastest rising female comic in Britain’ – The Observer
An adult puppeteer extraordinaire who had Titters! Fringe audiences totally enthralled last season,
we thought it was time for Melbourne to meet this mesmerizing artist!
Adelaide Fringe Award Nominee: Best Puppetry 2009
‘A skilled puppeteer… exquisite manipulation… will make you laugh and cry’ – UNIMA World Puppetry Festival
GRANNY FLAPPS aka Lori Bell
those who have met her will never forget her, Granny Flaps (aka Lori Bell) comedy's favourite naught Nana, the bi-curious octogenarian who is so cool she's even played The Big Day Out ... twice!
Anya Anastasia and her Bird Wizdom Cabaret have been described as "easily the oddest and most beguiling act to emerge" from the Adelaide arts scene.
They have performed both nationally and internationally with their eclectic mix of original music, comedy, dance and theatre.
"This is Fringe at its wild and spunky best" (5 Stars) The Advertiser Fringe 2011. Fringe 2012 Anya made a successful transition to solo performer
with 'The Upside Down Girl' receiving rave reviews for both her show and her star turn in the celebrated award winning all-female comedy/cabaret
PLUS Surprise Special Guests each night! Past guest have include HANNAH GADSBY, CLAIRE HOOPER, CORRINE GRANT, RACHEL BERGER and more!
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