Saturday 15 June 2019 7.30pm

Australia, are you ready to party? Because Sammy J’s bringing his hit ABC TV characters to the stage! Be inspired by Government Coach. Singalong to Playground Politics. And get ready to flex your core beliefs with some National Yoga in a jam-packed night of song, stand-up, and shenanigans. Sammy J is a comedian, author, and professional nerd. He’s performed in Edinburgh, Montreal and London; he’s had a Netflix sitcom as one half of Sammy J & Randy; he’s been nominated for three ARIA awards and won Best Show at the Melbourne Comedy Festival; his debut novel The Long Class Goodnight was released in 2018, and his satirical sketches can currently be seen every Thursday night on the ABC. He remains the first person in history to lick every Australian State & Federal Parliamentary building, and once snuck into Malcolm Turnbull’s final press conference to eat a chocolate bar.

“An endlessly creative talent” - Time Out, London

“Whiplash smart and laugh out loud funny” - The Herald, Edinburgh

“Sammy J is one of Australia’s most talented comedians, with his intelligent humour, musicianship and impeccable timing” - In Daily, Adelaide

“Rubbish.” - The Hon. Scott Morrison

Show details:

Synopsis

Saturday 15 June 2019
7.30pm

Australia, are you ready to party? Because Sammy J’s bringing his hit ABC TV characters to the stage! Be inspired by Government Coach. Singalong to Playground Politics. And get ready to flex your core beliefs with some National Yoga in a jam-packed night of song, stand-up, and shenanigans.

Sammy J is a comedian, author, and professional nerd. He’s performed in Edinburgh, Montreal and London; he’s had a Netflix sitcom as one half of Sammy J & Randy; he’s been nominated for three ARIA awards and won Best Show at the Melbourne Comedy Festival; his debut novel The Long Class Goodnight was released in 2018, and his satirical sketches can currently be seen every Thursday night on the ABC.

He remains the first person in history to lick every Australian State & Federal Parliamentary building, and once snuck into Malcolm Turnbull’s final press conference to eat a chocolate bar.

“An endlessly creative talent” – Time Out, London

“Whiplash smart and laugh out loud funny” – The Herald, Edinburgh

“Sammy J is one of Australia’s most talented comedians, with his intelligent humour, musicianship and impeccable timing” – In Daily, Adelaide

“Rubbish.” – The Hon. Scott Morrison

Details

PRESENTED BY:
Laughing Stock Productions

CATEGORY:
Comedy

DURATION:
Approximately 70 minutes, no interval.

WARNINGS:
This show contains obscene language.

SUIT CHILDREN?:
This show is not suitable for children.

VENUE:
Canberra Theatre
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