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Stan invests in Stand-Up Comedy Specials for 2017

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Wil Anderson

Australia’s highest profile comedians will each star in their own feature-length comedy special, filmed live this summer at the Melbourne Comedy Theatre and premiering on Stan in 2017.

ONE NIGHT STAN is an Australian comedy festival held exclusively for Stan. Australia’s highest profile comedians Wil Anderson, Judith Lucy, Tom Gleeson, Celia Pacquola, Tom Ballard, and Sam Simmons, will each star in performances of their award-winning shows filmed live at the iconic Melbourne Comedy Theatre this summer exclusively for Stan.

Stan is promising its line-up of original programming will continue to expand in 2017 with several other high-end drama and comedy projects currently in development.

Stan Content Chief Officer, Nick Forward said:

“We are proud to be the first streaming service to commission stand-up comedy specials in Australia, and we’re excited to start by working with the best in the business.”
“Aussies love their comedy and the stand-up circuit has long been a showcase of the best that the Australian comedy industry has to offer. ONE NIGHT STAN will unite comedy fans with the country’s most respected comedy talent – and the laughs can be enjoyed from the comfort of their living rooms, or streamed on their favourite devices anywhere, anytime,”

Tickets are on sale now through Ticketmaster and