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Now in its fifth year, our end of year show features an all-star line up of Australian satirical talent, including James Schloeffel (The Shovel), Mark Humphries (ABC), Jenna Owen (SBS), Victoria Zerbst (SBS) and Charles Firth (The Chaser).

From the team that brought you the Contact TraciesMargaret & David’s iconic review of 2020Scott Morrison’s curry addiction, and a year’s worth of headlines from The Chaser and The Shovel, comes a show that is designed to make you laugh, but will probably make you cry.

It was a year when all Australians were first in line to receive a vaccination announcement, when the government launched more defamation cases than dedicated quarantine facilities and someone in Parliament House had a wank on a desk.

CENTRAL COAST, The Laycock Street Theatre: Wednesday 24th November – BOOK NOW

NEWCASTLE, Civc Theatre: Thursday 25th November – BOOK NOW

CANBERRA, Canberra Theatre: Tuesday 30th November – BOOK NOW

WOLLONGONG, IMB Theatre: Thursday 2nd December – SOLD OUT

PENRITH, The Joan: Wednesday 8th December – BOOK NOW

SYDNEY, Enmore Theatre: Thursday 9th December – BOOK NOW

MELBOURNE, Athenaeum: Saturday 11th December – SOLD OUT

In Adelaide? – Scroll down to see details of our 2022 Adelaide Fringe show.

In Darwin? James and Charles are bringing their critically claimed show ‘The Anti Expert’s Guide To The Pandemic’ to Darwin for one night only. Friday 25th March 2022 – BOOK HERE

Due to border closures, the following shows have been rescheduled until next year.

GOLD COAST, HOTA: Rescheduled to Saturday 26th November 2022BOOK FOR NEXT YEAR

BYRON BAY: Rescheduled to 2022: Date TBC.

ADELAIDE, Festival Centre: Rescheduled to Friday 2nd December 2022 – DETAILS SOON

PERTH, Regal Theatre: Rescheduled to Saturday 10th December 2022BOOK FOR NEXT YEAR

BRISBANE, Fortitude Music Hall: Rescheduled to Friday 25th November 2022BOOK FOR NEXT YEAR

HOBART, Theatre Royal: Rescheduled to Thursday 8th December 2022 – DETAILS SOON


Charles Firth (from The Chaser) and James Schloeffel (from The Shovel) are joining forces to provide a masterclass in the ancient art of lying. From political messaging to corporate deception, they’ll show you how to bullsh*t your way through the trickiest situations life can throw at you. 

Praise for our previous shows …

‘A cut above’: The Adelaide Advertiser

‘Oozes with wit’: On the Record

‘Hilarious’: See Do Eat Review

‘I’ve engaged lawyers’: Christian Porter


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