Riverside Theatres presents
COMEDY AT RIVERSIDE
Every month three comedians walk into Raffertys Theatre for a whole lot of funny business!
Give the stomach muscles a good workout with a dose of comedy with Sydney Comedy Club’s top-rating (and rather hilarious) comedians from home and abroad!
The August line-up is:
Date & Time
Saturday 24 August at 8pm
Please note the comedy acts may contains explicit language.
Stu MacPherson started his comedy career in 2003 at Wollongong Uni Bar and has been performing all over the country ever since. He’s done all the major festivals, like Melbourne Comedy Festival, and he even started his own festival in Wollongong. He is also one of the fine folks who is responsible for the Craic House comedy club in the Gong, at the Builder’s Basement.
Stu finds humour where many dare not go. He pokes a sharp stick at everything and everyone including camping, dolphins and the homeless. He has a mortgage a young child and an ex-wife. Comedy Bucket list complete.
Bec Charlwood is a rising-star of Australian comedy. Engaging, effortless and telling stories with a hilarious candour, Bec has establish herself as one of the most exciting new voices on the scene and a favourite at comedy clubs across the country.
Originally from Perth and now based in Sydney, Bec has performed stand-up at major festivals including the Melbourne Comedy Festival, Sydney Comedy Festival and Perth Fringe World.
She was hand-picked to be the opening support for Saturday Night Live’s Jay Pharaoh at the 2019 Sydney Comedy Festival, has performed stand-up at Splendour in the Grass, and was a feature act on Rove McManus’s live variety show “The Popular Experiment”.
So, while there’s a chance you haven’t heard of Bec yet, she’s pretty good at comedy and destined for big things.
If you could let her mum know that’d be great.
Cam Knight has been an actor and stand up comedian for the past 16 years and was the co-host of a brand new show on Channel 9 called Unreal Estate alongside Kate Langbroek in 2016. He has regularly appeared on the Today show, co-hosted Studio 10 on Channel 10 and can be heard as a weekly co-host on Triple M’s Merrickville and The Weekenders with Dan Ginane in Sydney.
As well as performing sell out shows across the country and receiving 5 star reviews and award nominations, Cam featured at the televised Montreal Just for Laughs Festival at the Sydney Opera House in 2015 as well as the televised Sydney Comedy Festival Gala on the Comedy Channel.
Prior to all this you might remember him from his time on Foxtel where he hosted a variety of television shows over his 5 year tenure, including We’ll Call You, Hit and Run season 2, Thank Comedy Its Friday, Australia’s Next Top Model, Chain Reaction, the improv comedy show Comedy Slapdown and the hit show Stand Up Australia. In 2008 he was nominated for an AACTA Award for Best Male Presenter, losing out to Jimmy Barnes.