Comedians in Melbourne

Sam Bowring

Currently, Sam runs comedy event company ‘A Mic in Hand’ with fellow comic Kent Valentine at The Friend in Hand Hotel, which has built a reputation for being one of the best rooms in Australia. In 2005 he produced and performed in the MICF Show Mic in Transit, the Big Laugh Festival (Sydney), helped produce and appeared in the Sydney Comedy Underground DVD (commercial release) and was selected for a showcase Letterman audition at The Comedy Store.

In 2006 Sam enjoyed critically acclaimed shows in both the Adelaide Fringe and Melbourne International Comedy Festivals. He was nominated for Best Emerging Comic in Adelaide, and for Best Newcomer and The Piece of Wood Award in Melbourne, and also appeared in the Moosehead Benefit Night, in front of a 1500 strong crowd in the Melbourne Town Hall.

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