ABC COMEDY Presents

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Every few weeks, a brand new comedy special will pop into your feed. From Felicity Ward’s award-winning show The Hedgehog Dilemma to Ivan Aristeguieta’s stand-up, The Fourth Floor, recorded at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival. As well as stand-up specials from Sammy J, David Quirk and Suren Jayemanne. ***Warning: Some of these podcasts contain swearing and adult concepts, not suitable for listeners under 15 years of age***

Episodios

PRESENTS — Frugal by The Pineapple Project

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The Pineapple Project is back with a new host, comedian Nazeem Hussain. This season we're here to help you save you a whole heap of money. We'll look at spending less, spending better and understanding why we buy things in the first place. It's like getting a pay rise without having to do anything! So we're getting FRUGAL…(WTF does frugal mean?! It means not being wasteful).

23 | Luke Heggie - Rough Diamante

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This month's special is the final stand-up special for now. To disrupt any sadness we end with the entirely inappropriate, dark and funny Luke Heggie and his show ‘Rough Diamante’. Recorded live at Sydney's Factory Theatre ***Warning: This podcast contains strong swearing and adult concepts, it is not suitable for those easily offended***

22 | Damien Power - Man Puts His Dreams in a Sock

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This month's special is Damien's 2019 show all about sibling rivalry, family trauma and becoming more showbiz! Recorded live at the Melbourne Town Hall as part of the Melbourne International Comedy Festival. ***Warning: This podcast contains swearing and adult concepts***

21 | Lizzy Hoo - Hoo am I? What's My Name?

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This is Lizzy's 2019 show all about her mum, her dad, interracial dating and the joys of being in hospital. Recorded live in 2019 at the Factory Theatre in Sydney. ***Warning: This podcast contains swearing and adult concepts***

20 | Sami Shah - Shut Up

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This is Sami Shah's new show. It's a look at free speech, race in modern Australia and if political correctness has actually 'gone mad'. It was recorded at the Malthouse theatre in Melbourne in 2019. ***Warning: This podcast contains swearing and adult concepts***

19 | Craig Quartermaine - Novelty Act

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This is Craig's new show, Novelty Act all about being Western Australian living in the East, wine tasting and explaining racism as an Indigenous Australian to Estonians. It was recorded at the Perth Comedy Lounge in January 2020. ***Warning: This podcast contains swearing and adult concepts***

18 | Nikki Britton - Once Bitten

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This is Nikki's show, Once Bitten all about being a good person, an altercation with a certain gentleman and an act of intimacy ruined one of her favourite bits of clothing. It was recorded at the Sydney Comedy Store in November 2019 ***Warning: This podcast contains swearing and adult concepts***

17 | Nath Valvo — I'm Happy For You

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Nath Valvo's show 'I'm Happy For You' takes aim at smug people making good life choices. He doesn't have time to listen, he's got a big decision of his own to make. The show was recorded live at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival 2019. ***Warning: This podcast contains swearing and adult concepts***

16 | Cal Wilson — Her new and exclusive stand-up show

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What links cats, dogs & barely adequate employees? The answer is Cal Wilson! Originally from New Zealand, she is one of Australia's most loved comedians and this is her show 'Gifted Underachiever' recorded live at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival 2019 ***Warning: This podcast contains swearing and adult concepts***

15 | Laura Davis — Her new and exclusive stand-up show

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This show is called 'Cake In The Rain' and talks about intense issues like hostile strangers, stolen spam and an apocalypse on a tram. Laura is funny, loud and has won Best Independent Show at Melbourne International Comedy Festival and Best Comedy at the Melbourne Fringe. This show was recorded at The Butterfly Club in Melbourne. ***Warning: This podcast contains swearing and adult concepts***

14 | Mel Buttle — Her new and exclusive stand-up show

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Everyone face the front, please! Listening ears on! Mel Buttle's show 'Hands on heads' is all about her time at school in Brisbane. Both as a student AND a teacher. It was recorded at the Brisbane Powerhouse in early 2020 as part of the Brisbane Comedy Festival, only a few weeks before Coronavirus put the whole world on pause. ***Warning: This podcast contains swearing and adult concepts***

13 | Geraldine Hickey — Her new and exclusive stand-up show

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What links birds of prey, theme parks and chainsaws? The answer is 'Things Are Going Well' Geraldine's new stand -up comedy show. It won the prestigious 'Piece of Wood' award at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival in 2019 and this performance was recorded at The Comedy Store in Sydney. ***Warning: This podcast contains swearing and adult concepts**

12 | Blake Freeman — His new and exclusive stand-up show

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From the winner of the 2019 Best Newcomer at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival this show ponders sharing your dog with your ex, parents and fast food carparks. ***Warning: This podcast does contain swearing and adult concepts**

11 | Pax Assadi — His new and exclusive stand-up show

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All the way from New Zealand, this is Pax's show 'Raised by Refugees' all about his upbringing in Auckland, his over-emotional father and his own questionable parenting style. ***Warning: This podcast does contain swearing and adult concepts**

10 | Dan Rath — His new and exclusive stand-up show

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Nominated for the best newcomer at the 2019 Melbourne International Comedy Festival, this is Dan's show 'Bubble Bath' which takes in autism, disrespect and living in a backpackers. ***Warning: This podcast does contain swearing and adult concepts**

09 | Alice Fraser — Her new and exclusive stand-up show

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The future, fathers, flat-earthers & feminism all start with the letter 'f' AND all appear in Alice’s 2019 stand-up show ‘Mythos’, recorded exclusively live just for you at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. ***Warning: This podcast does contain swearing and adult concepts**

08 | Cameron James - Stand-up comedy for your ears

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Nicknames, hard jobs, Facebook fights and a fair amount of swearing, this is 'Honestly, thank you' recorded at Sydney's Enmore Theatre. Please welcome to the pod, Cam James!!!! ***Warning: This podcast does contain swearing and adult concepts***

07 | David Quirk - Stand-up comedy for your ears

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This is a comedy show that involves dreams David's audience have had about him It also involves a spectacularly embarrassing story about a neighbour And an explanation for this from David's youth. The show is called 'Cowboy Mouth ' and was recorded live at Stupid Old Studios in Melbourne. Please give it up for DQ!!! ***Warning: This podcast does contain swearing***

06 | Suren Jayemanne - Stand-up comedy for your ears

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Suren Jayemanne is a comedian, writer and qualified (but not practicing) chartered accountant. He also likes to talk about skin conditions in his set, things like eczema, sunburn and being Sri Lankan. But he doesn't just want to be known as a 'race' comedian, Suren wants it known he has written jokes about ‘rice’ as well. Please give it up for Suren Jayemanne in a special recording from the Giant Dwarf Theatre in Sydney. ***Warning: This podcast does contain swearing***

05 | Melanie Bracewell - Stand-up comedy for your ears

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Mel called her show ‘Melodrama’ well before pop star Lorde’s recent album. She also wants it known that she drives a manual car and she bitterly regrets buying a neon sign with a $450 delivery fee. To hear Mel catastrophising her very privileged life, please welcome to the stage, all the way from Auckland, Melanie Bracewell. ***Warning: This podcast does contain swearing***

04 | Sammy J - Stand-up comedy for your ears

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This is a show about hard choices, cute Australian mammals and unfairly maligned swear words. And because of that bad language, this is an official LANGUAGE WARNING. Recorded live at recorded at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival, this is 'The True Tale of Alfie the Possum' so please welcome to your feed, 58 kilograms of pure entertainment, Sammy J!!!

03 | Ivan Aristeguieta - Stand-up comedy for your ears

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He's the best...around. This is an exclusive recording of Ivan's new show, recorded at The Melbourne International Comedy Festival at the Athenaeum Theatre. In the Hispanic world there's a saying that for each decade you are alive, you reach a new floor. So Ivan calls this show The Fourth Floor because he's about to turn forty. Please welcome to your feed, all the way from Venezuela, Ivan Aristeguieta!!! ***Warning: This podcast contains swearing and adult concepts***

02 | Felicity Ward The Hedgehog Dilemma Part 2

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This is the second part of her critically-acclaimed show The Hedgehog Dilemma, recorded at Melbourne’s Athenaeum theatre just for you. If you've not heard part 1, go back there and this will make a lot more sense. Human intimacy is tricky… and sometimes prickly. Which is why Felicity Ward named her award-winning show, The Hedgehog Dilemma. (Either that or she’s got a story about the love life of a prickly European mammal!). Please welcome to your feed….Felicity Ward!!!!!! ***Warning: This podcast contains swearing and adult concepts***

01 | Felicity Ward The Hedgehog Dilemma Part 1

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Human intimacy is tricky… and sometimes prickly. Which is why Felicity Ward named her award-winning show, The Hedgehog Dilemma. (Either that or she’s got a story about the love life of a prickly European mammal!).  This is the first part of her critically-acclaimed show The Hedgehog Dilemma, recorded at Melbourne’s Athenaeum theatre just for you.  Please welcome to your feed….Felicity Ward!!!!!! ***Warning: This podcast contain swearing and adult concepts***