Tigers Be Still

The funniest stories we tell to each other are often about overwhelming sorrow. Comedy may equal tragedy, but that means that for the audience to laugh, the actors must be completely within the life on stage. They must t...

The Rocky Horror Show

It’s just a jump to the left… and you know the rest. The Rocky Horror Show has captured the hearts, minds… and bodies of billions of people around the world for over 40 years. With its loud and proud encouragement of the...

Grounded

Grounded is the story of an American female fighter pilot who is fuelled by the adrenalin of a warzone, and her love of the blue sky. Macho in the way she walks and talks, it comes as a surprise when she discovers she’s ...

MICF: North Side Story

The camp and confident drag show North Side Story is as different in style from much of the stand-up I’ve seen this MICF as your club wear is from your old school uniform. Its irreverent streak and posture makes the show...

MICF: Kitty Flanagan Seriously?

Through the MICF outing Seriously?, Sydneysider Kitty Flanagan shows she’s not just a funny lady. In this new show, she explains the special powers of the woman over 40 – such as being invisible – whilst bein...

MICF: Russell Kane – Smallness

In recent times, I’ve quite enjoyed English comedian Russell Kane’s television spots. Last performing at MICF in 2011 and claiming the Barry Award, Kane brings his ‘Australian Premiere’ show Smallness to Melb...