Comedy Underground Saturday Showcase

Comedy Underground Saturday Showcase

Every Sat, from 7pm

A 90 minute showcase of hand-picked talent

Every Saturday night Comedy Underground in the Basement is a showcase of hand-picked talent that runs for 90 minutes. Expect big name acts, up-and-coming crushers and the wild, subversive and unique voices making waves in live comedy.

Every now and then Solo acts will join the party, adding an additional show that begins when the Saturday Showcase ends. Tickets to Solo acts aren't included in the Comedy Underground Saturday Showcase ticket and must be purchased in addition. 

Refer to the accessibility section for minimum ages.

Presented by HOTA, Home of the Arts and Based Comedy

Every Sat, from 7pm
Age Restricted
1hr & 1.5hrs

Please note: Comedy Underground Saturday Showcase's duration will be 60mins when there is a s Solo Show following it.
All tickets $30
Sat 04 June - 7:00pm & 9:15pm
Sat 11 June - 7:00pm
Sat 18 June - 7:00pm & 9:15pm
Sat 25 June - 7:00pm & 9:15pm
Sat 02 July - 7:00pm
Sat 09 July - 7:00pm
Sat 30 July - 7:00pm
Sat 06 August - 7:00pm
Sat 13 August - 7:00pm
Sat 20 August - 7:00pm
Comedy Underground Saturday Showcase is for ages 15+.

Comedy Underground Solo Performance will vary. Refer to the event page for age restrictions.
Comedy Underground is presented by Based Comedy, HOTA and supported by the RADF. The Regional Arts Development Fund is a partnership between the Queensland Government and the City of Gold Coast Council to support local arts and culture in regional Queensland.

#Solo shows

#Dining & Nightlife

The Exhibitionist Bar

Specialty Cocktails, Tapas menu

Located level 5, HOTA Gallery

Foyer Bar

Foyer Bar

Beer, Wine, Spirits, Bar Snacks

Located ground level, HOTA Central

Basement Bar

Basement Bar

Beer, Wine, Spirits, Bar Snacks

Located lower ground level, HOTA Central

#Keeping you safe

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HOTA proudly acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of the land on which we are situated, the Kombumerri families of the Yugambeh Language Region. We pay our respects to their Elders past, present and emerging, and recognise their continuing connections to the lands, waters and their extended communities throughout South East Queensland.