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Just for Laughs

11 - 17 September

Just For Laughs Sydney Comedy Festival 2017

Returning this September and celebrating its 7th year, Just For Laughs Sydney is bringing some of the worlds top comedians including Kevin Bridges, Gad Elmaleh, Rhys Darby, Bert Kreischer, and My Favorite Murder podcast. The Just For Laughs Australia: Live series hosted by Tommy Little will be returning, as well as the annual star-studded All-Star Gala. More to be announced soon.

The Just For Laughs All-Star Gala

With the Gala selling out each year, it has proven to be the Festival’s crown jewel and has featured the star power of John Cleese, Eddie Izzard, Louis CK, Bill Burr, Noel Fielding, Martin Short, Margaret Cho, Danny Bhoy, Tommy Tiernan, Wil Anderson, Stephen K Amos, Celia Pacquola and many other international and Australian comedians.

Hurry! Don’t miss this year's Just For Laughs All-Star Gala.


Kevin Bridges

Don't miss this rare chance to see Kevin Bridges perform live!

His last tour “A Whole Different Story” sold over 500,000 tickets in the UK and saw him perform all over the globe. The acclaimed tour saw Kevin play an incredible 16 sold out nights at Glasgow’s SSE Hydro Arena where he went on to record his third stand up DVD.

Don’t miss Kevin Bridges on his long-awaited return to Sydney for Just For Laughs!  


Just For Laughs Australia: Live hosted by Tommy Little

Just For Laughs Australia: Live hosted by one of Australia’s favourite comedians, Tommy Little returns for a fifth season this year! Four live shows will be filmed from the Studio at the Sydney Opera House from Friday 15 September to Saturday 16 September.

Just For Laughs Australia: Live will feature over 30 top international and local comedians with the lineup to be announced. The 10 part series will broadcast exclusively on The Comedy Channel.