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MoreFM presents Comedy Night

MoreFM presents Comedy Night

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  • Tue 30 Aug ’16, 7:00pm – 12:00am


Sasso, Church Lane, Queenstown, Queenstown Show map




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Neil Thornton

This year we have a fun and lively comedy night with the fabulous Neil Thornton (TV3's After Hours) and Eli Matthewson (TV3's Jono and Ben at 10).

It will be held at the fabulous Sasso on Church Street. Food is included and doors open at 7pm. Be in early to grab the best table in the house! Spaces are limited.
If you are not sure who they are, have a look below.

Neil is a comedian from New York City currently living in Wellington. In the United States, Neil was a regular in many New York City comedy clubs, and performed in Washington D.C., Provincetown, Fire Island, and the Poconos. Since arriving in New Zealand, he has toured up and down the country, entertaining audiences with his battles of understanding Kiwi culture and finding his own identity. He's a regular at VK's Comedy club and The Classic in Auckland, and appeared in the TV3 comedy special "After Hours." His fringe festival show, Ursus Americanus was nominated for the Best Stand-Up Comedy award, and his NZ International Comedy Festival show, Bearly Kiwi, was nominated for Best Newcomer.

"I laughed until I cried and nearly got thrown out for snorting into my beer." - Theresidents.co.nz
"One of those great comics that can make you laugh and think at the same time." -Art Murmurs

“Thornton is just a master of the craft of comedy – the room is totally unified and he knows how to follow our responses,” - Theatre View

"A bold performer with intelligent material. Constantly amusing and thought-provoking." - ruminator.co.nz


Eli is a 2015 Billy T Award nominee and works as a writer for 'Jono and Ben at 10' and 'Funny Girls'. Eli was a regular performer in New Zealand's longest running comedy show 'Scared Scriptless'. He was a national finalist in the 2011 National Raw Comedy Quest after performing stand-up for less than a year. The following year Eli was nominated for 'Best Newcomer' at the 2012 NZ International Comedy Festival for 'Minority Report.'


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