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Chris WAINHOUSE (Aust)

An ex-pat Kiwi who has made a big name for himself over the last 20 years on the Aussie Pro-Comedy circuit

Truly a world class performer, you’ll never forget his comedy! 

Chris Wainhouse - Known for his searing angular prose and regarded by many as one of the finest comedians and comedy writers in the business.  

This year Chris’s festival show ‘The Antichris’ took home the coveted Melbourne International Comedy Festival Piece of Wood Award. The award for funniest comedian as voted for by a select group of comedians including, Greg Fleet, Fiona O’Loughlin, Stewart Lee, Charlie Pickering, Tom Gleeson, Lawrence Mooney, Sam Simmons, and many others.  It’s the comedian’s comedian award. 

His sharp-witted and daringly clever act has seen him win the Comedian of the Year, also won by Carl Baron, Flacco and The Umbilical Brothers And taking out the  Triple J Raw Comedy national Prize. 

A regular headliner across the biggest theatres and clubs in the world, from Edinburgh to Hong Kong, a testament to his ability. Sharp witted and daringly clever Chris’s fresh brand of comedy is guaranteed to bring any audience undone. 

“Chris’s rapid fire wit and rapier delivery has audiences begging for mercy” - Brisbane News 

“Excellent must see!” - Courier Mail 

“Chris has more character than a Disney movie” - Time Off Magazine 

Winner Of: 

* The 2016 melbourne international comedy festival Piece of Wood Award winner 

* Harold Park Sydney - Comic of the year 

* Triple J Raw Comedy Winner (Queensland Final)  

* Triple J Raw Comedy Winner (Australia Final)