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068: Dave O’Neil – Producing ‘Dave’ for Pilot Week

 Dave O’Neil has been performing stand-up comedy for an incredible 29 years. It was only fitting that a TV show about his life should be made, and in this School of Hard Knock Knocks podcast…

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066: Simon Hughes – The new king of comedy

Simon Hughes runs Kings of Comedy, a comedy room in the heart of Melbourne. He’s also an up and coming stand-up comedian. A class clown at school, Simon was naturally drawn to entertainment…

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How do I become a stand-up comedian?

There’s no one pathway to learn stand-up comedy. Dave Hughes took over four years on the open mic scene, whereas, some, like Chris Franklin and Matt Okine rose to fame quickly. But what is…

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062: Nadine Sparks – From improv to stand-up comedy

Nadine Sparks loves learning comedy. At aged 12 she began learning improvisation comedy, including a course at 18 at the highly respected NIDA, then performing with Improv Conspiracy, before…

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044: Tegan Higginbotham – Class Clowns to celebrity comedian

Tegan Higginbotham started comedy when in high school, through the Class Clowns competition. Today, just shy of 30, Tegan has an impressive comedy resume, which includes writing columns, improv,…

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023: Dave Ivkovic – Overcoming the mental barriers to comedy success

Comedy success requires an ability to overcome and seek new challenges.…

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021: CJ Fortuna – The Actor, joker, and midnight toker

The many talents of this actor, joker and midnight toker.…

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016: Dave O’Neil – From Captain Cocoa to Captaining Aussie Comedy

Chances are you’ve laughed at a Dave O’Neil joke. This is because not only is he a seasoned stand-up comedian, but dave’s been writing for Australian TV comedy shows since 1994…

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007: Dave Callan – Winning friends and influencing people in comedy

There's something funny about the Irish accent, frizzy hair and beards. This man has all three.…

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