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Comedy listings for The Fringe Bar, 15-21 Feb

Comedy listings for The Fringe Bar, 15-21 Feb

Comedy Unplugged
Every Monday during the NZ Fringe Fest, this is your chance to sample the new fruits of the upcoming NZ Comedy Fest. New gags, new show concepts.
The Fringe Bar
Mon 15 Feb, 22 Feb, 1 Mar, 384 3840

James Nokise - Nokise Geeking It Up
Not the end of the world, but New Zealand's greatest geek fest! James Nokise--plus special guests--guide you through the only convention you can see a child fight a midget, and possibly form Voltron. A show for casual and hardcore fans alike.
The Fringe Bar
Wed 17 - Sat 20 Feb
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The Comediettes - Better Living

The Comediettes second show offers another escapade of hilarity with BONUS handy hints. Fresh twisted stand-up- plus epic ballads. Featuring award winning comedians Sarah Harpur, and Jim Stanton.
The Fringe Bar
Wed 17 - Sat 20 Feb
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Chit Chat Lounge
With up-to-date interviews, videos, raffle prizes, and questionable attempts at comedy, The Chit Chat Lounge is your one stop late night chat show. Join your hosts, the monkey-like Derek Flores, and the liquid pleasure that is Vinyl Burns as they guide you through all the sights, sounds and flavours of the 2010 Fringe Festival in one convenient late night chat chat show location.
The Fringe bar
Every Wed - Sat during the Festival


Micetro Improv

Find Wellington's quickest WIT! Crash and burn elimination style improv where you decide who makes it to the finals in April.
The Fringe Bar
Sundays 14, 21, 28 Feb


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