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What's on in Adelaide 2018 (in Alphabetical Order)

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COMEDY
3.30pm & 4.45pm - The Griffins Hotel, Hindmarsh Square

$15 COMEDY BONANZA
It's a Discount Comedy Bonanza! An exciting afternoon and early evening mix-bag of comedians, with top headliners and the best up-and-coming performers selected from shows all around the Adelaide Fringe.
See a bundle of comics visiting Adelaide from the international comedy circuit, alongside a selection of great acts from around Australia, and some hilarious newcomers.
It's different at every show. You'll see something you weren't expecting, something new and maybe something extraordinary! It's also a hilarious hour in the very comfortable (fully air-conditioned) upstairs room at the Griffins Hotel, with food available before and after the show.
It's the best value way to start your Fringe afternoon or evening!

Weekend Afternoons, Feb 17, 18, 24, 25, March 3, 4, 10, 11, 17, 18 - $15 - CLICK HERE TO BOOK TICKETS

Line-ups will be available here in early 2018

 

COMEDY
7.15pm & 7.30pm - The Griffins Hotel, Hindmarsh Square  

AAAAAAAARGH! IT'S THE BEST OF FRINGE COMEDY FROM THE UK
After seven sell-out years, The Laughing Horse returns to Adelaide with more of the finest UK comedians to hit the Fringe.
Featuring a sensational smorgasbord of comedic talent every night, there are four different comedians at each show, picked from venues all around the Fringe. There will be the best of the UK comedians who are in Adelaide, alongside occasional guests from the International comedy circuit, all of which have appeared at Laughing Horse shows at Festivals in the UK, Europe, America, Asia and Australia. There’s also different line-up each night – so you can come back more than once to see a different selection. Now in a brand new much more comfortable venue!
"Cracking Comedy Selection" ★★★★★ (Cream of the Fringe UK).
“A fantastic variety and well-paced hour of comedy” (Yawp Magazine, Melbourne)
“Kept the Crowd well Entertained – Ace” ★★★★ (Rip It Up, Adelaide)
“A Fantastic Night of Comedy… I love these shows, the quality never slips” ★★★★ (Three Weeks Magazine, UK)
★★★★ (Herald Sun, Melbourne) "A great way to sample a variety of comedians” ★★★★ (The Skinny Magazine, UK)

Feb 16 - March 18 (Not Mondays) - $18-$23 - CLICK HERE TO BOOK TICKETS

NOTE: The Show starts 7.15pm on dates until March 11th, and then at 7.30pm March 13th to 18th.

Line-ups will be available here in early 2018

COMEDY
6.15pm - The Griffins Hotel, Hindmarsh Square  

ADELADIES - BEST OF THE FRINGE'S FUNNY WOMEN
Girls just want to have fun! And that's why The Adeladies are back for another year at the Fringe!
Enjoy the Fringe's premier selection of the very best in female comedy, with a hand-picked line-up of the top International and Australian funny women who are performing in Adelaide this year.
There's four comedians at each show, and it's different every night!
There's also food available before and after the show and the room is fully-air conditioned - it's a fantastic girls night out for the final week of the Fringe!
"It could be the perfect Fringe appetiser... Seeing this show should be next the next item on your bucket list... You know you're in for a good time!" ★★★★ - Rip It Up, Adelaide Fringe
For one week only at the end of the Fringe - don't miss out!

One Week Only! Feb 13-18 - $18-$23 - CLICK HERE TO BOOK TICKETS

Line-ups will be available here in early 2018

COMEDY
8.30pm - The Griffins Hotel, Hindmarsh Square

AROUND THE WORLD: THE INTERNATIONAL COMEDY SHOW
British comedian Terry North ("Had the Audience in Stitches," Herald Sun) introduces the very best in International Comedy with a rotating line-up of top-notch comedians who are visiting Adelaide.

Enjoy a rotating-bill featuring some of very best international comedians at the Fringe, who are bringing with them the biggest and best laughs, and more, from all four corners of the globe to this fantastic fast-paced comedy showcase. The show features a different line-up each night, no two shows are exactly the same, as we select the best international acts that are at the Fringe, with a show that will feature acts selected from the UK, the USA, Canada, across Europe, Asia, New Zealand and more.

So come back time and again over the month of Fringe, to see who's hot and funny at this years Adelaide Fringe. It's a guaranteed global laugh riot! Sell-out Show Melbourne International Comedy Festival 2015/2016 and Perth Fringe World 2016.

Feb 16-Mar 18 (Not Mondays)  - $18-$23 CLICK HERE TO BOOK TICKETS

Line-ups will be available here in early 2018

COMEDY
6pm - The Griffins Hotel, Hindmarsh Square

BEST OF ADELAIDE FRINGE: INTERNATIONAL COMEDY SHOWCASE
Who, What, Where, When? There's so much to choose from at the Adelaide Fringe!
And if you can't decide which international comedians to see at the Fringe, then this is the show for you!
Back for it's 5th year, the International Comedy show contains a specially selected line-up of the very best international comedy visitors to Adelaide, all jam-packed into one show. With four top comedians for the price of one, and different comics every night!
Each of the comedians are chosen each day from venues around Adelaide, as the very best of the international comedians bringing their shows to this year's Fringe. Guaranteed Laughs, great fun and a sure-fire way of having a great Fringe night out!
Sell Out show 2014-2017 in Adelaide, Perth & Melbourne Fests 

Feb 16-Mar 18 (Not Mondays)  - $18-$23 CLICK HERE TO BOOK TICKETS

Line-ups will be available here in early 2018

COMEDY
8pm - Stirling Community Theatre

BEST OF ADELAIDE FRINGE: INTERNATIONAL COMEDY GALA
The International Comedy showcase has been a hit sell-out show at the Adelaide Fringe for 5 years, and now the team behind it is bringing the laughter up into the Hills for this huge one-off international Comedy Gala show in Stirling.
Featuring a specially selected line-up of top-notch international comedy visitors to Adelaide, all jam-packed into one show, this is a night that's guaranteed to give you big laughs, without you having to journey into the city.
There's 4 top comedians and compere for the price of one, with each of the comedians chosen from venues around Adelaide, as the very best of the international comedians bringing their shows to this year's Fringe.
Guaranteed Laughs, great fun and a sure-fire way of having a great Fringe night out!
★★★★ Rip It Up
★★★★ Clothesline

One Night only in Sterling - March 12 - $18-$23  CLICK HERE TO BOOK TICKETS

Line-ups will be available here in early 2018

COMEDY
9.45pm - The Griffins Hotel, Hindmarsh Square

BEST OF ADELAIDE FRINGE: LATE SHOW
After three highly successful years in Adelaide, the very best in late-night Fringe Comedy is back!
Four top-notch comedians are picked from venues across the Fringe especially for discerning late-night Fringe-goers to end their day on the biggest laughs, and it's a different line-up every day!
The late show is here throughout the Fringe to choose the best of the Adelaide Fringe's visiting international comedians, alongside the creme-de-la-creme of Australian comedy, for 90 minutes of fun, laughs and the unexpected.
Plus there's a late bar after the show, food available before the show, and the room is fully air-conditioned.
It's the perfect way to end your Fringe day.
"A Comedy Smorgasbord" ★★★★ - Great Scott, Adelaide
 

Feb 16-Mar 18 (Not Mondays)  - $18-$23 CLICK HERE TO BOOK TICKETS

Line-ups will be available here in early 2018

CHILDREN'S
4.45pm - The Griffins Hotel, Hindmarsh Square

BOOGERS, BOOKS AND BIG BOTTOM BURPS!
The most awesome, exciting and inspirational author event EVER! as award-winning Scottish author Stuart Reid brings his best-selling books to life. Stuart has performed at over 1300 festivals, schools and libraries around the world, to over a quarter of a million kids and few members of royalty too.
Winner of the Silver Seal at the Forward National Literature Awards in Atlanta, USA, Stuart's books feature a plethora of pooping, pumping and parping. His only regret is that there are no scratch and sniff copies.
WARNING: This show contains words like POO, BARF and WEE.
This show will feature books, boogers, butts and big bottom burps - the clue is in the title. Your Granny will be grossed, some kids may wet themselves laughing. It might get yucky. There may be snot. You have been warned!

Two Weekends Only - Feb 17/18, 24/25 - $18 Adult / $10 Child - CLICK HERE TO BOOK TICKETS

Line-ups will be available here in early 2018

COMEDY
6.15pm - The Griffins Hotel, Hindmarsh Square

BRITISH CLASSIC PUB JOKES
Everyone's been told a joke by a mate.
This show celebrates the very best of classic British pub jokes with UK Comics Terry North ("Rapid fire comedy" ★★★★ Rip it up Magazine, Adelaide) and Matt Price ("Fearlessly funny" ★★★★ The Scotsman newspaper) sharing their favourites.
Find out about an Englishman, Irishman & Scotsman, enjoy some classic word play, find out what happens when two men really do walk into a bar, and hear some very shaggy dog stories: all with a modern twist.
Matt and Terry sat down one day after a show, enjoyed a beer and shared some old pub jokes; which is where the idea for this show came from. They love the old classic jokes and hope that you will too.
Leave with a big smile and lots of jokes to tell... Love a great gag? This is the show for you!
 

Feb 16 - Mar 25 (Not Mondays) - $15-$20  - CLICK HERE TO BOOK TICKETS

 

CHILDREN'S
3.15pm - Petite Grande, Gluttony, Rymill Park / Murlawirrapurka

HUGGERS - BEST OF ADELAIDE FRINGE KIDS & FAMILY SELECTION
With comedy, cabaret & fun for all the family to enjoy, Huggers returns to Adelaide with enough variety to entertain all ages.
The show includes performers selected from the very best comedians, cabaret acts, children's entertainers and street-performers at the Fringe.
There's four acts at each show, and a revolving line-up. This hugely popular show is great entertainment for all the family to enjoy together, and makes a fantastically fun-filled afternoon for everyone in a great new venue for 2018 - this show is now in the fantastic Gluttony Kids Hub! 
"Laughing and smiling until our cheeks hurt, children and adults of all ages were treated to comedy, magic, quizzes and giveaways. This fun, somewhat educational show is an easy afternoon out with the kids." ★★★★ Rip it Up, Adelaide
"Great show" ★★★★ The Scotsman, Edinburgh Fringe

Every Weekend & Public Holiday Monday - Feb 17/18, 24/25, 3/4, 10/11/12, 17, 28 - $19 Adult / $12 Child - CLICK HERE TO BOOK TICKETS

Line-ups will be available here in early 2018

COMEDY
6.30pm - Stirling Community Theatre

NIK COPPIN - GLOBETROTTER
British comedian Nik Coppin returns to the Adelaide Fringe with a solo show and some new hilarious anecdotes and jokes from his many shows and journeys around the world. A well-travelled stand-up comedian, his comedic exploits have taken him to the far reaches of the USA, Canada, all over Europe, Southeast Asia as well New Zealand and Australia.

"A rapid fire non-stop act full of energy. His hour went so quick, his charming smile and easy manner had the audience eating out of his hand and wanting more. Go and see him" ★★★★ - Melbourne International Comedy Festival
"Fast and funny...The audience loved it...Sweetly, wildly hilarious" ★★★★ - Rip It Up, Adelaide Fringe
"The crowds loved him from the second he started!" ★★★★ - Comedy Club Asia, Singapore
"Imaginative and hilarious, Coppin delivers at breakneck speed and with irresistible charisma. The audience were smitten and in stitches." ★★★★★ - The Comedy Club Cambodia

One Night Only - March 12 - $15-$17  - CLICK HERE TO BOOK TICKETS

COMEDY
8.45pm - The Griffins Hotel, Hindmarsh Square

SHAGGERS
The world's cheekiest comedy show returns to the Adelaide Fringe with a revolving line-up of the best male and female comedians at the festival, doing material about everybody's favourite subject: Shagging!
A regular fixture at festivals and fringes worldwide, the shagging pandas return to Adelaide with more hilarious comedians for your saucy entertainment, after sell-out shows at festivals across the UK, Asia and Australia.
Boy, girls, gay and straight comedians all step up for the changing mixed bill show about what can go right, but more usually wrong in the subtle art of shagging.
"Spectacular...amazing. The perfect way to close a night at The Fest" ★★★★★ (Funny Tonne, Melbourne)
"A brilliant tour-de-force of laughter-filled mischievous comedy” ★★★★★ (Arts-In-Leicestershire, UK)
"Excellent" ★★★★★ (Edinburgh Fringe Festival)
“Possibly the best value show at the festival. Cannot recommend it enough" ★★★★ (Herald Sun, Melbourne)
"Comedy Gold. A damn fun time" ★★★★ (Adelaide Now)

Fri/Sat Nights - $18-$23 - CLICK HERE TO BOOK TICKETS

Check at the venue for daily line-up

 

Book Tickets for all shows online via the above booking links,  or  at Adelaide Fringe Box Offices in Rundle Street, Outside Gluttony and other Locations - or Call FringeTix on 1300 374 643

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