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Aaron Jelley- Dabda

Aaron Jelley- Dabda

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  • Sat 14 Jul ’18, 7:00pm – 9:00pm


darkroom, 336 St Asaph Street, Christchurch



Comedian Aaron Jelley brings his award-winning solo comedy hour, DABDA, to Christchurch for one night only.

Jelley invites you into the minds of five artists, each coping with their own grief… to varying success. Failed careers, failed relationships, failed dreams- everyday disappointments catapult these disparate characters into surreal inner worlds of denial, anger, bargaining, depression and, with luck, acceptance. Enjoy the mess, and thank the stars it's not you.

After four years’ grounding in improvisational comedy, Aaron Jelley has spent the last year forging a reputation as one of Christchurch’s most exciting stand up comedians and, for better or worse, a wholly original act in New Zealand’s comedy scene. He is your best friend, your worst nightmare, your favourite child, your darkest secret. Aaron Jelley will steal your heart and feed it to you.

Aaron Jelley will make you laugh.

“Jelley’s face is the kind that can deliver a punchline with a well-timed twitch and he has the audience transfixed.” -Eleanor Strathern, Echoes from the Wings, Nelson Fringe Review

“A dynamic, unpredictable performer and a wildly original, must-see act.” - Otago Daily Times

“One of the most exciting and original acts in Christchurch” - Grandpa Figs

" funny ” - Ben Hurley

1st Place, 2018 South Island RAW Comedy Competition

Best Newcomer, 2017 Christchurch Comedy Awards

Doors open 7
Show starts at 7:30
Door sales $20 CASH ONLY

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