Girls Girls Girls
Jake Howie has always been one of the girls – from Ginger in Spice Girl routines to sympathising with Glenn Close in Fatal Attraction, even though she boiled that bunny out of spite. But what does it mean to be one of the girls when you’re a boy? Jake uncovers that being one of the boys or girls is about anything but gender.
Jake has appeared everywhere from Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras’ Laugh Out Proud showcase and SBS TV’s Insight to popular podcasts including The Chaser Report and co-hosting Just The Gist.
His Australian solo debut topped TimeOut Sydney’s ‘Best Things To Do’ at Sydney Comedy Festival, and global media juggernaut LADbible publishing a feature article about the award-winning Kiwi comedian. Don’t miss the rising star with his new show!
A love story about the girls who raised him, the girls who befriended him, and the girl within.
“A true comedy star. Jake Howie shines bright with killer jokes and a fresh new perspective” – Express (NZ)
There is a full lockout for this performance and latecomers will not be permitted.
Infants under the age of 2 not permitted.
ABOUT THE ARTIST
Kiwi comedian Jake Howie made his start on the vibrant London comedy scene, where he regularly trod the boards at some of the world’s top clubs. After winning the Reading Comedy Festival New Act of the Year, Jake placed as a finalist in the highly prestigious UK industry showcase, the NATYS (New Acts Of Year Awards), placing him in the company of previous finalists including Russell Brand and Stewart Lee. The award-winning comedian has also been crowned winner of Blackout at Up the Creek and the New Act of the Week at the Comedy Cafe Theatre in the UK.
Jake has taken his solo comedy shows everywhere from the Brighton and Edinburgh Fringes to Leicester Comedy Festival, Melbourne International Comedy Festival and a sell-out run at New Zealand’s home of live comedy, Auckland’s The Classic.
With his Australian solo debut Sparkle topping TimeOut Sydney’s ‘Best Things To Do’ list at Sydney Comedy Festival, Jake’s subsequent show Cult Fiction, detailing his upbringing in the Scientology cult, received rave reviews from audiences at Sydney and Melbourne Comedy Festivals.
He has appeared as a guest on massively popular podcasts including The Chaser Report, Global Pillage (UK) and Just The Gist, which he co-hosted in December 2022. With Jake’s childhood, and family’s escape from, Scientology an ongoing source of fascination to audiences and media, global social media juggernaut LADbible published a feature article about Jake in 2023.
PERFORMANCE DATES & TIMES
Suitable for ages 15+
Contains adult themes
Contains coarse language
Contains sexual references