Sam Taunton – Straight From The Shoulder

Nominated – Best Comedy, Perth Fringe World 2017
Nominated – Best Newcomer, Melbourne International Comedy Festival 2017  

As seen and heard on ABC Next Gen, Comedy Up Late, MTV and triple j.  

Sam Taunton is one of Australia’s most exciting new comedians. After yet again being nominated for various comedy awards and failing to claim the top prize, Sam has decided to align himself with the only thing he knows about critically acclaimed art: his father’s 1988 country music album Straight From The Shoulder.  

“On an express elevator to stardom.” Herald Sun, 2018

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Show dates

February 15, 2019 to March 3, 2019


Adelaide Fringe Festival

Garden of Unearthly Delights – Spare Room

$22 – $28

March 12, 2019 to March 17, 2019

8.15pm (Sunday 7.15pm)

Brisbane Comedy Festival

Brisbane City Hall, The Valiant Lounge

$24 – $29

March 28, 2019 to April 21, 2019

8.15pm (Sundays 7.15pm)

Melbourne International Comedy Festival

Melbourne Town Hall, Regent Room

$24 – $29

May 1, 2019 to May 5, 2019

8.15pm (Sunday 7.15pm)

Sydney Comedy Festival

Factory Theatre, The Terminal

$22 – $25