Here’s a taste of both the upcoming Melbourne Comedy Festival and what I was up to on Friday night. As I’ve mentioned before, my old college friend Adrian Calear is directing eight shows during the festival (I know the guy’s an underachiever – only eight shows, what a pussy!) We got together with five of the performers on Friday night to shoot some videos to promote their shows.
Each person did one “performance” piece (not material from their Comedy Festival shows) and one sit down chat to talk about their shows. Well, the idea was to talk about their shows but we ended up talking about all manner of bizarre things. Pretty entertaining stuff all in all. I’ll be posting them over the coming week and maybe doing some follow-ups as well but here’s a taste of what’s to come: