Gary Eck & Mathew Kenneally
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.
Mathew Kenneally is one of a new breed of Australian political satirists and comedians.
In 2007 Mat’s debut solo show won Most Outstanding Comedy at the Melbourne Fringe Festival. Just 6 months later he was nominated for the Best Newcomer award at the 2008 Melbourne International Comedy Festival.
He has written for Rove, Channel 7, and Foxtel’s The Mansion, and is co-author of the satirical blog diaryleaks.com.au. Mat currently works with a group of young political comics to produce the monthly news based comedy night Political Asylum.
Mathew Kenneally’s comedy is topical, satirical and biting, all delivered with a smile.