Serious Comedy is founded and run by Carrie Hardie. It is a comedy production and touring company that specialises in amazing and smart comedians with interesting ideas. Shows and acts work across Australia and the UK.
Carrie has produced comedy shows in the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Melbourne International Comedy Festival, Sydney Comedy Festival, Adelaide Fringe, Perth’s Fringe World, Canberra Comedy Festival, as well as outside of festivals around Australia. She has closely with Tim Ferguson to run his Comedy Writing Masterclasses in various places around Australia, has run regular comedy rooms and produced and toured theatre shows.
In 2018, Serious Comedy & A-List Entertainment produced Yianni Agisilaou’s stand up special Pockets of Equality for ABC TV’s Comedy Next Generation – a show about the preposterous double standards that society lumps on us depending on the bits we’re born with.
Her non-entertainment industry background in philosophy and the history and philosophy of science has also seen her curate and manage academic conferences and co-found and run TEDx events.
To get in touch about up-coming tours, booking a comedian for a function or event, or media enquiries, please email email@example.com or call +61 407 155 645