Brisbane Comedy Festival

Comic musings, side-splitting stories and tear-inducing tales…

Brisbane Comedy​ Festival returns in 2021, bursting at the seams to host a hand-picked selection of the funniest folk in the country.

Held from 16 July to 08 August 2021, this multi-venue laughter extravaganza held across Brisbane Powerhouse, The Tivoli and The Fortitude Music Hall, plays host to one-liners, whimsy and mockery from some of the most hilarious national and local comedians.

From stand-up to improv and sketch comedy, we’ve got your tastes covered, plus we’ll shine a light on the best new talent, here and now!

Join us for night after night of side splitting fun!*

*Brisbane Comedy Festival is not responsible for medical costs incurred as a result of said side-splitting.


Artist Call Out

Put a smile on your dial! Brisbane Comedy Festival is returning and we need YOU!

We’re already preparing ourselves for louder laughs, stronger snorts and rowdier roars as preparations for the three week event step into a higher gear.

More info here


What if I can’t wait to see live comedy at the Brisbane Comedy Festival

If you’ve caught yourself wondering what live stand up comedy shows are near me right now – you’re in luck! Over at Brisbane Powerhouse, we’ve always revelling in slide-splitting fun with the best live comedy in Brisbane. Check out the Brisbane Powerhouse website for comedy in Brisbane tonight here.

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