Melbourne Jewish Comedy Festival - sun 11 sep 2016, 8:00pm AEST

Gig Info

sold out

Doors Open 7.30pm, Showtime 8.00pm-10.30pm (With intermission).

Please email info@memomusichall.com.au if you would like to sit with your friends under a different booking name.We will attempt to accomodate your request however this cannot be guaranteed.

Reserved Seats: $40.00 +bf

General Admin: $35.00 +bf

sold out

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After the resounding success of the inaugural Melbourne Jewish Comedy Festival in 2015, this year the MJCF is holding a ONE NIGHT ONLY smorgasbord of delights.

Melbourne Jewish Comedy Festival is delighted to present an evening of comedy, cabaret, storytelling and songs, in partnership with MEMO Music Hall. Acland Street, St Kilda,was once a place full of Jewish life and culture. The evening pays homage to that past and is a celebration of Jewish culture today through comedy, cabaret and song.

The evening will be MC’d by JOSH GURGIEL, ELI GRYNBERG and HELEN MIZRACHI.

Comedy:
MICHAEL SHAFAR  – Host of The Leak Channel 31.
EVE ELLENBOGEN  – New York born, Melbourne based comedian.
JORDANA BORENSZTAJN – Social media strategist, author and humourist; book selling and signing on the night.
JUSTINE SLESS – Comedian and creative director of Melbourne Jewish Comedy Festival.
THE BUBBA- Melbourne’s favourite, hilarious and inimitable Jewish mother.

Cabaret:
JOSH LEVY – Creator of impossibly clever rhymes and songs.
GALITKLAS – Cabaret performer and singer extraordinaire.

Songs:
KAREN FELDMAN – Yiddish music . CD’s for sale ‘Mazl, journey through Yiddish song.’

Storytelling:
Special guest Indigenous writer TONY BIRCH.
Writer ARNOLD ZABLE opens the event with a reading from his latest book ‘The Fighter’.
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Melbourne Jewish Comedy Festival is a not-for-profit organization celebrating culture through comedy.

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