Comedy star nails every punchline
Comedy star nails every punchline

Eli Matthewson tells candid jokes with an engaging, animated delivery.

Chris Martin's 'Ol Smarty Pants'
Chris Martin's 'Ol Smarty Pants'

The English comedian had an instant rapport with a Kiwi audience.

Watch NZH Focus: Joel Creasey
video Watch NZH Focus: Joel Creasey

The Australian comedian gives us a brief glimpse on Poser, his new show to be presented as part of the NZ International…

Comedy worthy of Fred Dagg's laughs
Comedy worthy of Fred Dagg's laughs

Rhys Mathewson describes how the late John Clarke contributed to NZ's comedy landscape.

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Comedian mocks mum right to her face
Comedian mocks mum right to her face

The 2017 Billy T nominees perform for their toughest crowd yet: Their parents.

The contradictory comedy of Guy Montgomery

Guy Montgomery is intoxicating, enveloping and absurdly entertaining in his latest show.

The man who proves Germans can be funny

Paco Erhard might be German but he's genuinely funny.

What does James Roque want to show you?

From sex to delving into his porn addiction, this show is not for the faint hearted.

It's a dog's life for travelling comics
It's a dog's life for travelling comics

Only in New Zealand? A travelling show about canines' comic capers rolls into town.

Irish comedian nails Kiwi humour

Ed Byrne did his research before performing for the Kiwi crowd.

Rhys Nicholson: Perfectly cutting comedy

Rhys Nicholson's new show is a sparkling, rapid-fire hour of comedy.

The Best Comedy Show on Earth

If you're a comedy fan with commitment issues, The Best Comedy Show On Earth is for you.

The Big Show delivers big laughs

The Big Show offers some of the best value laughs at the Comedy Festival.

Comedy gig hilariously upended by hecklers
Comedy gig hilariously upended by hecklers

Romesh Ranganathan could barely contain himself when hecklers took over his show.

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