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Palm Beach Comedy Club

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Palm Beach Golf Club

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Palm Beach, NSW 2108

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Welcome to round three of Palm Beach Comedy Club - Bringing the Finest in Stand up Comedy to Palmy.

A Triple Headline Bill that will leave you in absolute hysterics. The show will cater for everyone (there will be adult themes) so come on down and have a laugh with the best of them.

TAHIR is an award winning internationally acclaimed stand-up comedian. He has a huge collection of credits and has concepted, co-created and starred in 2 sit-coms – “StreetSmart” and “Here Come The Habibs”.

He is also a Logie winning actor, having starred in “Fat Pizza”, “Swift and Shift Couriers” and “Housos”, as well as 3 feature films.

TAHIR is simply one of the Australia’s finest stand-up comedians. Known for his hugely popular live performances, which have spanned over 2 decades, he is a multi-talented and dynamic live performer.

TAHIR started his professional life as an English Drama teacher before finding his true calling when he first trod the boards of the Sydney Comedy Store in 1995. Within twelve months he had won the highly coveted Sydney Comedian of the Year award, and has since been featuring in comedy venues and festivals all over the globe.

With a broadly appealing and charmingly observational style, TAHIR embodies what it is to be an Australian. Of Turkish decent, his comedy celebrates the idiosyncratic quirks of living in a multicultural society, as well as the commonalities that bond us all together.

Over the course of his career, TAHIR has written, directed and starred in some of the most successful live stage productions ever produced. The shows have all played to huge numbers as well as rave reviews.

TAHIR has numerous television credits, as a performer, actor and guest, on shows such as “Rove Live”, “The Footy Show”, “All Saints”, “Thank God You are Here”and“The Librarians”, as well as countless comedy specials, panel shows, comedy galas and television specials.

TAHIR has starred in legendary Australian sit-coms“Fat Pizza”, “Swift and Shift Couriers”and “Housos”. He played the character of “Habib”, one of the most hilarious and popular characters ever seen on Australian television. He co-wrote the screenplay for the Fat Pizza movie, which enjoyed one of the all-time most successful opening weekends ever for an Australian movie release. He has featured in 3 Australian feature films, and was also part of the team that travelled the world and broke the world record pizza delivery, as recognised by the Guinness Book of World Records. Eight countries, fifty thousand kilometres, a world record and at the same time raising money for charity.

TAHIR also came up with the concept for “Here Come The Habibs” on channel 9. He then became a co-creator and an actor in “Here Come The Habibs”- a show that caused much controversy and debate, enjoyed great ratings, was Logie nominated in Australia as well as nominated for prestigious awards overseas.

TAHIR then came up with the concept, co-created, wrote two episodes and played the lead role in another family sit-com called “StreetSmart” for network 10.

TAHIR is an international performer. He has a great following and is a guaranteed entertainer with an impressive and impeccable record with countless testimonials and references. He is a prolific writer and creator, but above all an engaging, entertaining and dynamic live comedy performer

With Emma Zammit – Likable and absolutely hilarious. The mother of two toured nationally with her show SLOP, Secret Life of Parents. She also toured nationally with Fiona O’Loughlin In 2018. Emma won the prestigious “Quest for the Best” new comedy talent search and performed in the NSW state finals for “Raw Comedy”. Emma showcased her first solo show “My Emmoirs: A Tale of Two Cities” at the Wild West Perth Comedy Festival in May 2011 which was nominated for the “People’s Choice Award”.

And David Smiedt – Described by Adam Hills, host of “Spicks and Specks” as “a living breathing joke machine” And described by Comedy Legend Joan Rivers whom David Supported on Her Australian Tour as ”So very, very funny” - Joan Rivers


A regular on television shows David is the author of seven humorous books and writes for a wide range of over 30 magazines including, Virgin Airline Mag, Elle, Home Beautiful, Cleo, Men's Health, Women's Health, Body & Soul, Sunday Style and Vogue where he specialises in a humorous take on style health trends and celebrity profiles. Aside from being the current grooming editor for GQ magazine he is the only journalist in Australian publishing history to be in concurrent issues of lads-mag Ralph and Your Garden. Topical and charming, David’s comedy will entertain and uplift.

His affability and easy charm coupled with sharp wit and fearless crowd work have made Smiedt the comedian of choice for rooms of all sizes from the Comedy Store to myriad pubs, and corporate functions.” – Chris Hook - The Daily Telegraph 2015

“A comic whom your mother would love.” – Helen Razer, the Melbourne Age

“Stylish and funny” – The Sunday

“Refreshing, sincere and engaging.” – Rip It Up

“Think Dorothy Parker meets Graham Kennedy.” – TalkFringe

“Disarmingly charming” – The Adelaide Advertiser.

“He captured the entire audience in the first five minutes of the show and had them eating out of his hands.” – Funny Tonne, The Melbourne International Comedy Festival

“Make an appointment to meet David Smiedt. If the post-show buzz is anything to go by, a lot more people are going to want to meet him.” –The Pun.

“Sharp dressed, sharp minded and very affable.” – DB Magazine

“A name to remember.” – Comedy Beast magazine


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