Regular Comedy Gigs List

This is a listing of  regular comedy gigs in Aotearoa (New Zealand) I’ve been building for a while. The data is live-updated but cached for up to 10 minutes.

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Regular Gigs
Gig Name
URL
Contact Person or URL
Performers
Area
Day of Week
Frequency
Location
Notes
Big Wednesdayhttp://www.comedy.co.nz/comedy-guide/shows/big-wednesday/Scott BlanksPro with open spotsAucklandWednesdayWeeklyClassic, Queen StreetMore advanced amateurs doing their best material and pro performers doing new material.
Breaking Boundaries Queer Open Michttps://www.facebook.com/brkbnd/Message the pageOpen with non-comedy actsAucklandFridayMonthlyGrid Akl, Pakenham St WestAll performers are expected to be somewhere in the LGBTIQaAaP+. Unsure as to event frequency.
Comedy on K-Roadhttps://www.facebook.com/comedykroad/Mike Kevan, Roland Mirabueno and Steven LyonsOpen MicAucklandThursdayTwice Monthly, Second, FourthRevel Cafe, Karangahape Road
Down To Clownhttps://m.facebook.com/DownToClownComedy/#!/DownToClownComedy/The DTC MassiveProAucklandFridayWeeklyBasement Theatre
Fresh Comedy at Revelryhttps://www.facebook.com/RevelryComedy/https://www.facebook.com/groups/126473598035311/Open MicAucklandWednesdayWeeklyRevelry Bar, Ponsonby Road
Gonghttps://www.facebook.com/brainsexunlimited/Peter LarsenOpen with non-comedy actsAucklandThursdayTwice Monthly, First, ThirdThirsty Dog, Karangahape Road
Pop Up Comedyhttps://www.facebook.com/PopUpComedyNZ/https://www.facebook.com/groups/126473598035311/Pro with open spotsAucklandSundayWeeklyGeorge Bar, Ponsonby Road
Pro Night: Premium Comedyhttp://www.comedy.co.nz/comedy-guide/shows/big-wednesday/Scott BlanksProAucklandThursdayWeeklyClassic, Queen Street
Pro Night: Premium Comedyhttp://www.comedy.co.nz/comedy-guide/shows/big-wednesday/Scott BlanksProAucklandFridayWeeklyClassic, Queen StreetReplaced by Late and Live in December
Pro Night: Premium Comedyhttp://www.comedy.co.nz/comedy-guide/shows/big-wednesday/Scott BlanksProAucklandSaturdayWeeklyClassic, Queen StreetReplaced by Late and Live in December
Rawhttp://www.comedy.co.nz/comedy-guide/shows/raw/Scott BlanksOpen MicAucklandMondayWeeklyClassic, Queen StreetMoves to Saturday Night 10 PM during January and Early February
Shore Funnyhttps://www.facebook.com/ShoreFunny/Steve LyonsOpen MicAucklandMondayLast of monthThe Vic, Devonport
Snorthttps://facebook.com/Snortimprov/Message the pageProAucklandFridayWeeklyBasement TheatreImprov
Talk Show And Tellhttps://facebook.com/TalkShowAndTell/#!/TalkShowAndTell/Paul AmosProAucklandWednesdayMonthly, FirstGolden Dawn, PonsonbyComedy line up show with late night talk show bits inbetween acts.
UoA Comedyhttps://www.facebook.com/uoacomedy/Max TexorOpen MicAucklandTuesdayFortnightlyBrew on Quay, CBD
Alvarados Comedy Open Michttps://www.facebook.com/chchcomedyrebuild/ShenMansell@gmail.comOpen MicChristchurchTuesdayFortnightlyAlvarados Mexica Cantina6 minute spots
Skitchhttps://www.facebook.com/skitch.nz/now@reubentodd.comOther, please describe in notesChristchurchSundayMonthlyTwo ProductionsWriter/performer development series.
Strange’s Comedyhttps://www.facebook.com/GrandpaFigs/Hannah MckenzieOpen MicChristchurchWednesdayweeklyStrange & Co
Firing Lineshttps://www.facebook.com/dunedinopenmiccomedy/https://www.facebook.com/simon.kingsleyholmesOpen MicDunedinWednesdayLast Wed of the monthZanzibar, DunedinSign ups on the night possible
Open Mic Nighthttps://www.facebook.com/aaron.davies.503Aaron HarlechOpen MicDunedinFridayThird Wed of the monthCraftbar, Dunedin
The Anglehttps://www.facebook.com/dunedinopenmiccomedy/https://www.facebook.com/simon.kingsleyholmesProDunedinWednesdayFirst Fri of the momthInchbar, Dunedinpaid show
Nivara Lounge Comedy Workshophttps://www.facebook.com/The-Nivara-Lounge-Comedy-Workshop-151889778687884/Ayman KystenOpen MicHamiltonWednesdayThirdNivara Lounge, Victoria StreetBar is in basement, nicely set up area for performing.
Open Mic Comedy at Lucky Finnshttps://www.facebook.com/Luckyfinnscomedy/Daniel RolingOpen MicHamiltonWednesdayFirstLucky Finns, Hood Street
Comedy Conceptshttps://www.comedyhubpalmy.com/comedy-conceptsBen Caldwell (Tito)Open MicPalmerston North/ ManawatuFridayQuarterlyThe Dark Room, Palmerston NorthPaid MC position.
Funnies for Fundraisinghttps://www.comedyhubpalmy.com/funnies-for-fundraisingBen Caldwell (Tito)ProPalmerston North/ ManawatuNo set venueFundraising gig for local community groups, sports clubs, schools etc.
Parbaked LOL'shttps://www.comedyhubpalmy.com/parbaked-lol-sBen Caldwell (Tito)Open MicPalmerston North/ ManawatuFridayQuarterlyThe Dark Room, Palmerston NorthPaid MC position.
The Comedy Hub: Live @https://www.comedyhubpalmy.com/comedyBen Caldwell (Tito)ProPalmerston North/ ManawatuFri/SatMultiple per monthMultiple venuesThe name of the show we takes to towns around the region. No set day/frequency currently.
The Royal Rumblehttps://www.comedyhubpalmy.com/the-royal-rumble-open-mic-nightDylan SatherleyOpen MicPalmerston North/ ManawatuThursdayFortnightlyThe Royal Hotel, Palmerston NorthPaid MC position
Blindsethttps://www.facebook.com/capitalcomedywellington/Julz Burgisser ProWellingtonFridayMonthly, FirstCavern Club
Dank Comedy Showhttps://www.facebook.com/dankcomedyshow/Joel WoodProWellingtonFridayMonthly, ThirdWellingtonbest show wellington comedy awards 2016
Hard Cases https://www.facebook.com/capitalcomedywellington/https://www.facebook.com/capitalcomedywellington/Open MicWellingtonThursdayFortnightlyCavern ClubSign up on the night - sign up at 6.45pm - don't be late!