There’s no shortage of Australians in London, and we’ve hand-picked the absolute funniest ones for our opening night gala at The Backyard Comedy Club. Australian comedy has always punched above its weight with stars like Carl Barron, Jim Jefferies, Dame Edna and Steve Hughes leading the way. Come check out London’s best Australian comedians!
Ireland’s adopted Aussie Damian Clark has become one of the hottest tickets in the Irish & UK comedy clubs.
Clark has been featured in Republic of Telly, The Savage Eye, Katherine Lynch’s Wonder Women, Comedy Central’s Seann Walsh World, The Apprentice: You’re Fired! plus wrote & co-starred in RTE2’s I Dare Ya! which became the highest rating Irish comedy debut to date.
Ray Badran is a stand-up comedian and writer. A regular at The Sydney Comedy Store, Ray has performed in The United States, England, Wales, Scotland, Holland, Belgium, Hong Kong, New Zealand and across Australia. Ray has written comedy for various TV shows, comedians, advertising agencies, theatre, radio, and more.
Widely considered to be one of the rising stars in Australian comedy, Ray has worked with Chris Rock, Marc Maron, Amy Schumer and Comedy Bang! Bang!, to name a few.
Sharp, charming and delightful, Laura Davis is an Australian Comedian who has been earning praise and acclaim for years. Recent winner of the Golden Gibbo award at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival, Laura is a rare and truly unique experience for the comedy savvy. She’s collaborated and toured the nation with the industry’s finest and appeared on SBS’s Stand Up shows and ABC TV.
Daniel Muggleton is an Australian stand-up comedian from Sydney, which is objectively a better city than Melbourne, just trust him. He is currently based in London, UK.
He has sold out shows at festivals around Australia: Melbourne International Comedy Festival, Sydney Comedy Festival, Adelaide Fringe, Canberra Comedy Festival, Darwin Fringe & Sydney Fringe – as well as at The Edinburgh Fringe. Daniel was twice selected as a FRESH Artist to Watch at The Sydney Comedy Festival in 2014 & 2015, he has been invited to perform an encore of his 2016 show ‘Let Me Finish’ at The Comedy Store, Sydney and performed as part of the Sydney Comedy Festival Showcase Tour & Break Out Showcase in 2017.
Show starts 7:30pm.
There’s food and booze all night.
Presented by Mug & Kettle Comedy.