Monday 21st May 2018

But there are plenty of great shows coming up.

More shows..

NZ International Comedy Festival

On now! The 2018 New Zealand International Comedy Festival with Best Foods Mayo until Sunday 20 May 

Hurry it's the final week of this years Comedy fest and it's packed with fresh laughs at The Classic.

In our Main Venue

7pm / Mon to Sat- Te Radar's 'Antarticana'

8:30pm / Mon to Sat - Fin Taylor (UK) in 'Lefty Tighty Right Loosey'

In The Classic Studio - 1st Floor

7:15pm / Tue to Sat - Maia Smith and Ruby Esther in 'Grown Up Children'

8:45pm / Tue to Sat - Tarun Mohanbhai in 'Uber Funny'

10pm / Weds to Sat - El Jaguar's Tele Novella

Plus try our Festival Late & Live Show at 10pm (Wed to Sat) featuring an all star line-up of international comedians. Click to see line-ups.

On Thursday, May 17 at Q Theatre we are holding the 2018 Raw Comedy Quest - Grand Final - our search for the Funniest New Comedian on the year.

Make sure you have the Last Laugh.

A full selection of All our shows in below

You obviously have good taste, so you should definitely check out some more live comedy in the 2018 NZ International Comedy Festival with Best Foods Mayo from 26 April – 20 May. 
Discover the other shows on offer at

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Comedy All-Stars at The BMC Comedy Club - Thursday to Saturday

The coolest comedy club on the Shore - Every Thu/Fri/Sat during the 2018 NZ International Comedy Festival.


The final battle! Who will stand-up and stake their claim as the funniest new face of 2017??

BiG WEDNESDAY - Late & Live Festival Edition

Fresh, late and live with 10+ local and international acts

ProNight - Late & Live Festival Edition

The original premium crafted comedy night

Late & Live at The Classic / 10pm

International and local comedians get loud and loose, late at the home of Live Comedy.

Te Radar: Antarticana

Hot ticket about a cold continent!

Fin Taylor: Lefty, Tighty, Righty, Loosey

Comedy that won't tiptoe around the issues, political correctness and all the 'isms.

Ruby Esther & Maia Smith: Fully Grown Children

Fresh faces from the 2017 Raw Comedy Quest

Tarun Mohanbhai: Uber Funny

SELLING FAST! Ever had an Uber driver who was a bit of a comedian?

El Jaguar: Tele Novela

Mexicans! Melodrama! Margaritas!