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Onsale Thu 23 November, 10am


Doors 6.30pm
Start 7.30pm
Interval tba
End 10.45pm

All times approximate and subject to change by the promoter.


The stage is set and we’re prepped to party – it’s time for the Opening Night Comedy Allstars Supershow!  

Lavish, loud and full of laughs, this one-night-only mega-show kicks the Festival off in cracking comedy style. Featuring Festival legends, the brightest new stars and lots of sure-fire favourites, you’re guaranteed a night of unabashed brilliance as we launch into Festival 2018.

The Opening Night Comedy Allstars Supershow is your Melbourne International Comedy Festival on a plate – a tasty tapas for the eyes and ears showcasing what’s to come. With three and a half weeks of killer comedy ahead, Opening Night is what you need to wet your comedy whistle! 

Getting here

Palais Theatre
Cnr Lower Esplanade and Cavell Street, St Kilda, VIC 3182
Next to Luna Park

For more information on travelling by car, tram, train, bus or bike please visit Getting Here

Food & Drink

Find out how to make your evening a night to remember with food and drinks at the Theatre or a special offer from one of St Kilda's restaurants and hotels. See Food & Drink


There are many parking options just a short stroll from the Palais Theatre including. To find out more visit Parking


Call Ticketmaster directly on 136 100 (Option 1 then Option 2) to book accessible seating.

For more information visit the Accessibility section of the site.