If you want to get your kids addicted to comedy nice and early, there's plenty of family-friendly fare on offer at this year's festival. Head First Acrobats combine circus and comedy in their new swashbuckling show, while kids can make their own puppets as part of The Junior Mighty Little Puppet Show.
The rest of the fest
It's that time again: when hundreds of funny people vie for your chuckles in the Melbourne International Comedy Festival. Join us as we meet the talented people behind the laughs, offer our tips for doing the festival right and our picks of the program.