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Fresh Comedy 2018


From 8.15pm

Fresh Comedy brings the funny to Festivale with a stellar line up of comedic talent, featuring Tassie’s funniest folks and headlined by Australian Comedy legends Tony Martin and Bob Franklin.


Tony Martin’s credits include The D-Generation, The Late Show, Martin/Molloy, Get This and Upper Middle Bogan. He appeared in Kath & Kim, Crackerjack, Thank God You’re Here and is in The Castle for nine seconds. Nine long seconds. His recent Melbourne Fringe shows The Yeti and The Arse/Elbow Equation both sold out and attracted rave reviews.

“Utterly hilarious” -Squirrel Comedy

Portrait of Comedian Tony Martin 


Bob Franklin is an award-winning comedian, writer, director, author and actor.

His television credits include: Jimeoin (1994), Thank God You're Here,Talking bout Your Generation; The Librarians (2007-10), Upper Middle Bogan (2013)and Please Like Me (2013). Franklin has also appeared in several Australian films, including The Craic (1999), Bad Eggs (2003), The Extra (2005), Macbeth (2006), and Boy Town (2006).

One of Australia’s finest at the top of his game.

Face portrait of Comedian Bob Franklin 


KPMG Stage Lineup ...

Fresh Comedy at Festivale


Stewart Bell (MC)

Steve McKnees

Doug Schindler

Sally Rose McShane

Emergency Poncho

Kerri Gay

Rob Braslin

BREAK (10)


Bob Franklin


Tony Martin 

Don’t miss all the action on the KPMG stage from 8.15-10.15! 


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