30th July


Jacques Barrett

Feature


Jacques Barrett
Jacques Barrett

Jacques Barrett is Dynamite!

Jacques has been working the Sydney scene with steady progress since 2006. He hit his stride in 2008 and become one of Sydney’s most sort after club comics.

With a combination of social satire and impressionistic style he creates a charming stage persona. He takes his audiences on a journey that proves him to be sharp and original. Jacques is constantly evolving his stage act and his ability to write cutting edge topical material and deliver it in any medium has put him at the forefront of the new breed of Australia’s rising stars.


David Smiedt

MC


David Smiedt
David Smiedt

As an already accomplished author and journalist, David Smiedt began delighting audiences with his brand of warm and inclusive stand-up comedy in the mid-naughties. Now he is a regular fixture on both the the Australian comedy circuit and in print in all the top selling Australian magazines and even manages to produces a new book every couple of years.

David is very versatile. In fact, he is the only journalist in Australian publishing history to be in concurrent issues of lads-mag Ralph and Your Garden.

He has penned six humorous books, he is an outstanding MC and was described by Adam Hills as “a living breathing joke machine”.

“The sharpest, wittiest and most genuinely funny observations you will find.”
-The Sydney Morning Herald

“Stylish and funny”
-The Sunday Times (UK)