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Diver City

Diver City, a play of words on ‘diversity’ is a collaborative new kids project from musician Kristy Lee Peters (KLP) and comedian, actor, and writer Matt Okine. Their debut album, Welcome To Diver City was released in late August through ABC music, with a focus on promoting inclusivity, diversity, and multiculturalism to young children through […]

Got The Giggles

“Sometimes the world can be a pretty dark place but the comedy festival gives you an opportunity to hide in a dark theatre for an hour and laugh til it hurts.” As the Sydney Comedy Festival approaches its 15 year anniversary Festival Director Jorge Menidis was emphatic with his statement above. Menidis doesn’t want to […]

Matt Okine

As part of a whirlwind national tour, multi-award-winning comedian Matt Okine comes to Sydney with his self-titled, fifth-straight live show. “The tour has been my opportunity to visit some places that I haven't been to this year, except for Sydney. Sydney is my home ground now so I always like it," said Okine. The host of Triple […]

Sydney Comedy Festival Fostering Emerging Talent

Venues across Sydney will be filled with sounds of laughter over the course of the next month as the 12th Annual Sydney Comedy Festival floods our city with some of the brightest stars on the circuit. However it is not all about the big name international acts, the festival will also allow Australia’s most promising […]

Matt Okine – The Other Guy

Comedian and Triple J Breakfast co-host Matt Okine launches his fourth national tour, The Other Guy, starting mid-September and ending in November. According to Okine, the 'other guy' in the name of the tour isn’t a person per se, it's a figurative way of saying ideals and “the fertilizer that always makes the grass look […]

Matt Okine – Live

There is nothing better than having a laugh, and Matt Okine definitely knows how to make people laugh. Multi-award-winning comedian and Triple J Breakfast co-host, Okine is taking his hilarious stand-up comedy show, Matt Okine – Live, around Australia. Based on his personal life experiences, Okine says the show focuses on all the hilarious and […]