RAW Comedy – ACT State Final

Date and Time: Thursday 22 March 2018, 8:30pm
Venue: The Street Theatre, Street 1
Duration: 120 minutes
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Who’s got what it takes to make a splash in the comedy scene? Dive into RAW Comedy – Australia’s largest and most prestigious open mic competition! Throw yourself into the RAW Comedy waters, where the nation’s best and boldest comedy athletes jump in head first and compete for a prized podium position.

After two rounds of heats at The Civic Pub in February, the ACT decider is held at The Street on Thursday 22nd March. Choose which fresh Canberran comedians should sink, and who will swim on to the RAW Comedy National Grand Final in Melbourne, where they will battle to become 2018’s RAW Comedy Champion, and jump into the fast-lane to perform at Edinburgh Fringe.

Previous comedy competitors making waves include Chris Lilley, Josh Thomas, Hannah Gadsby, Peter Helliar, Claire Hooper, Ronny Chieng, Celia Pacquola and Luke McGregor, proving that RAW Comedy really is the springboard to success.

It’s time to take the plunge! Whether it’s a perfect 10 or bellyflop, dipping your toes into the water and onto the stage is a rush like no other, so register for RAW Comedy 2018!
To register as a contestant, visit

$26.50 Standard
$22.50 Concession / Group of 6+