New Zealand Comedy Trust Presents

Basement Theatre Preview Show


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Kick off your Festival and get the party started early with this preview of what’s coming up for Comedy Fest at Auckland’s home of indie theatre.

Hosted by Donna Brookbanks (SNORT, Funny Girls) and featuring star performances from The Fan Brigade, Brynley Stent, Eli Matthewson, Freya Finch & Tom Clarke, James Mustapic, Johanna Cosgrove, Leon Wadham, Paul Douglas, Paul Williams, and Rhiannon McCall & Tim Earl.

Sells out every year so get in quick for this scorching line up.

Proceeds from the show will be invested by the NZ Comedy Trust into further development of the comedy industry.

  • Auckland Shows

Ticket prices

Full Price $29
Concession $23

*service fee may apply


2 hrs. (incl. interval)

Wheelchair accessible

May contain colourful language and adult themes.

Recommended 15+

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