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The best comedy in January

Add a little levity to your life with these guaranteed LoL shows
Matt Okine 2016 sitting in antique chair (c) Century Entertainment photographer credit Annaliese Nappa
Photograph: Annaliese Nappa
By Time Out editors |

This is our round-up of the best shows – local, interstate, international – going this month. If you're after a casual drop-in kinda thing with short sets, see our hit list of the best places to see comedy in Sydney. Feel like giving funny a go? Or want to see newcomers eat fear, and veterans panic as they trial new jokes? See our guide to the best open mic nights in Sydney.

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Mug and Kettle Comedy March 2015 room shot feat crowd copyright Time Out Sydney photographer credit Anna Kucera
Photograph: Anna Kucera
Comedy, Stand Up

The best free comedy in Sydney

It's getting harder and harder to find free fun in Sydney – but these stand-up and open mic nights have zero cover charge, giving you more bucks for beverages and snacks.

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