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The Creeping Charlie Showcase

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Creeping Charlie Productions Proudly Presents
THE CREEPING CHARLIE SHOWCASE

WILSON DIXON, NICK RADO, URZILA CARLSON, RHYS MATHEWSON, SIMON MCKINNEY, EWEN GILMOUR& JESSE GRIFFIN ALTOGETHER FOR ONE NIGHT ONLY!

Fancy a night out of pure comedy gold with your friends and workmates?
Then this is the show for you!

They’ve been around for five years and it’s about time that they had a bit of a night out! With a proud community built around a stunning array of comedians – Creeping Charlie invites Auckland audiences to The Creeping Charlie Showcase, as part of the 2014 NZ International Comedy Festival.

Creeping Charlie manages some of the biggest names in New Zealand comedy – so for one night only on the 30th April, they've brought together their collective under one roof at Q Theatre!

Performing (with a hint of bragging also in this list) for your viewing pleasure will be none other than:

- Wilson Dixon, Cripple Creek, Colorado’s country music legend who has been a sell-out success every time he hops the fence from music to comedy – with a smattering of music in there also.

- Nick Rado, 2011 Billy T Award nominee and 2013 Comedy Guild winner “Best Show” for his sell out season of The Funniest Joke In The World

- Urzila Carlson, TV3 “People’s Choice Award” winner at the 2013 NZ International Comedy Festival, NZ Comedy Guild winner, “Best Female Comedian” 2010, 2011 and 2012. NZ Comedy Guild “Best Newcomer” 2008.

- Rhys Mathewson, Billy T Award winner 2010, NZ Comedy Guild winner “Best Male Comedian” 2010, NZ International Comedy Festival award “Best Newcomer” 2009, NZ Comedy Guild winner “Best Newcomer” 2009.

- Simon McKinney, Billy T Award nominee 2007, FRED Award nominee 2011 Comedy Guild winner 2007 “Best Male Comedian”, Variety Artists of New Zealand 2010 “Reilly Comedy Award” winner.

- Ewen Gilmour, Billy T Award winner 1997, NZ Comedy Guild “Decade Achievement Award”, 2012 “Variety International Presidential Citation”, 2013 “Worst Dressed Man” winner (he’s stoked about this one. Seriously)

- Jesse Griffin, a much sought after comedy director, writer and actor with a number of TV projects set to air in 2014.

TICKETS STRICTLY LIMITED! BOOK NOW!

As part of the 2014 NZ International Comedy Festival in cahoots with Old Mout Cider, grab some mates and join us for a great night of laughs
from 24 April - 18 May.

For the full Comedy Fest show line-up head to comedyfestival.co.nz

THE CREEPING CHARLIE SHOWCASE
Dates: 30th April 2014, 8:30pm
Venue: Rangatira at Q, 305 Queen Street, Auckland CBD
Tickets: $30 - $35 (booking fees apply)
Bookings: 09 309 9771 or www.qtheatre.co.nz

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