11th February


Gary Eck

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Gary Eck
Gary Eck

Gary Eck is one of Australia’s most popular & versatile stand-up comedians whose sharp wit has been entertaining Australian and international audiences for nearly two decades. He is also an accomplished writer, actor and director.

Gary’s career has taken him all round the world from Edinburgh to Paris to New York and London.

He has performed his stand-up accompanied by a Live Orchestra, emceed the Myer Spring Summer Launch with Jennifer Hawkins and appeared on numerous television shows including Rove, The Footy Show, Spicks and Specks and was weekly guest on Mick Molloy’s The Nation on Channel Nine.

Gary also co-wrote and co-directed Happy Feet 2 with Academy Award winner director George Miller.


Emma Zammit

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Emma Zammit
Emma Zammit

Emma Zammit was forced to begin a standup comedy career after her sister decided it was time to move her MC Hammer moves and one liners out of the lounge room and enrolled her in a stand up comedy writing course for the sake of family harmony.

After graduation, she was inspired to work the hard yards and tighten her comedy antics on Sydney’s open mic stages.

Emma has won the prestigious “Quest for the Best” new comedy talent search, made it to the state finals “Raw Comedy” and was selected to the MICF’s “Roadshow” and “Comedy Zone”.