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WHAT'S ON TONIGHT

Thursday 11th Aug 2022

7:30 p.m. at The Classic (Main Venue - Ground Fl)

Adult $22 / Door sales available from 7pm / Prebook on Eventfinda and Save with Exclusive Tables for 2,4,6 and 10 people

WHAT'S HOT

Every Thursday it's PRO NiGHT

Next level premium live stand-up comedy every Thursday. Check out all our big headline guest acts along with the rising stars and best new faces.

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RAW COMEDY - L8 & Live Open Mic

The Classic (Main Venue - Ground Fl)

10:00 p.m. at The Classic (Main Venue - Ground Fl)

Adult $10 / R18 / Door sales from 7pm

The Mic is Open to All-comers every Saturday night at 10pm. Stand up and be counted or come along to watch the action.

Welcome to The Classic , NZ's home of live comedy, celebrating our 25th Anniversary Year in 2022.

Late & Live every Saturday night at 10pm the mic is open to all-comers keen to have a go at stand-up comedy. From Aug 6th to Oct 1st the L8 Raw incorporates the heats for the Raw Comedy Quest 2022 Encore Season - in search of NZ's Funniest New Comedian. (See info below).

Our guest Pro MC introduces up to 10 open mic rookies each week in a 90- minute frenzy of raw comedy.

Guest MC's coming up...

Sat Aug 6 : MC Samantha Hannah

Sat Aug 13 : MC Jack Caldwell

Sat Aug 20 : MC Crum

Sat 27 Aug : MC Heta Dawson

Read all about the Raw Comedy Quest : 2022 Encore Season ...

We will also be holding the 'Raw Comedy Quest 2022 Encore' kicking off with heats from Aug 6 thru to Oct 01 followed by Semi-Finals on Sat Oct 8 and 15 and a Grand Final on Sat. Oct 29.

So if you think you're funny, or know someone who does, then stand-up this winter and have a crack at winning $2500 in prize money, offers of further professional work at The Classic and beyond and, most importantly, the Glory! Never underestimate The Glory of being the Funniest New Rookie of the Year.
It could be the start of something huge ... or not!

All you need is up to 6 minutes of your own original comedy act. Anything goes. Stand-up, music, sketch, improv, mime, solo, duo's, trio's or troupes.

If you would like to perform;
Sign on by emailing scott@comedy.co.nz.

The Heats run every Saturday from Aug 6 until Oct 1st at 10pm.
The Semi-Finals will be held on Sat Oct 8th and 15th at 10pm.

Followed by the Grand Final on Sat Oct 29th at 7:30pm at The Classic.

Conditions of Entry
1/ You must be an NZ resident - no tourists, please.
2/ You cannot already be earning any money from performing live comedy - No Pro's.
3/ Your comedy must be your own creation - no covers comedians.
4/ You must be available for the Heats, Semi-Finals and Grand Final - please do not enter if the dates above don't work for you.
5/ You can only have entered the Raw Comedy Quest in one previous year and not have made it to the Finals.

If you are keen to perform then email scott@comedy.co.nz to sign on.

TICKETS :
Prior booking, particularly for Exclusive Tables is recommended otherwise door sales from 6:30pm.
Seating is cabaret style with options for Exclusive 'Bubble' Tables;
Single General Admit $10
Exclusive Table of 2 - $20 ($10 ea)
Exclusive Table of 4 - $40 ($10 ea)
Exclusive Table of 6 - $48 ($8 ea)
Exclusive Table of 10 -$80 ($8 ea)

Just book the required number of tables and add a single General admission, if required, to suit your 'Bubble' group size. Transaction fees will apply.

CATERING / FOOD OPTIONS:
We have a regular Bar Snack Venue which can be ordered on the night.
We do not offer any full meal / dining options but our showtime of 8pm suits those who wish to dine before coming to the show.
Check out Tanuki's Sake Bar & Restaurant which is right next door!! They have a function room for larger groups - early bookings essential.

The Classic is a licensed bar. R18 / Supervised.
Minors under 18 can be admitted if accompanied by a parent of legal guardian.
Shows may contain mature adult content that may offend some people.
Anyone looking under 25 will be asked for ID in the form of : NZ Driver's License, Passport or HNZ 18+ Card.
Entry will not be granted to minors, those without ID or intoxicated persons.

10:00 p.m. at The Classic (Main Venue - Ground Fl)

Adult $10 / R18 / Door sales from 7pm


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10:00 p.m. at The Classic (Main Venue - Ground Fl)

Adult $10 / R18 / Door sales from 7pm

10:00 p.m. at The Classic (Main Venue - Ground Fl)

Adult $10 / R18 / Door sales from 7pm

10:00 p.m. at The Classic (Main Venue - Ground Fl)

Adult $10 / R18 / Door sales from 7pm

10:00 p.m. at The Classic (Main Venue - Ground Fl)

Adult $10 / R18 / Door sales from 7pm

10:00 p.m. at The Classic (Main Venue - Ground Fl)

Adult $10 / R18 / Door sales from 7pm

10:00 p.m. at The Classic (Main Venue - Ground Fl)

Adult $10 / R18 / Door sales from 7pm

10:00 p.m. at The Classic (Main Venue - Ground Fl)

Adult $10 / R18 / Door sales from 7pm

10:00 p.m. at The Classic (Main Venue - Ground Fl)

Adult $10 / R18 / Door sales from 7pm