THE FUNNY COAST CREW
WHO'S BEHIND THE LOLS?
Jacques Barrett, Mick Neven (AUS) and Nicky Wilkinson (UK) are 3 award-winning Comedians on a mission to bring laughter to the Sunshine Coast.
With almost 50 years of comedy experience between them, they sure know how to put the 'Funny' into the Sunny Coast; world-class Comedians, brilliant shows, comedy workshops, corporate events and more.
“Impeccable comic timing & an endearing quality that few comics posses”
"His stand-up is so slick... he's seriously entertaining"
After two decades on the Australian club and festival circuit, Jacques Barrett has a unique versatility in his skills and performance and is now one of the most sort after comics on the Australian comedy scene.
He has spent years honing his craft on the world stage with a tour off South East Asia, South Africa, Romania, Prague, Switzerland, Estonia, Finland and a full 12 months on the tough UK comedy circuit. After all that, He’s a bona-fide international headliner with a reputation as the guy who flies and never dies.
One of Australia’s finest. Mick is just as comfortable on-stage at the biggest comedy clubs and corporate functions in the city, and the smallest venues and sporting clubs in the country. He travels regularly to perform all over Australia and internationally.
Mick has performed 5 solo shows at the Edinburgh Fringe, 11 Melbourne International Comedy Festival solo shows, he’s twice been nominated for Best Comedy at Fringe World Perth and completed three tours of duty to entertain Australian, UK and US Armed Forces serving in the Middle East.
Nicky was a regular on the stand-up circuit in the UK after reaching the finals of prestigious comedy competitions ‘So You Think You’re Funny’ and ‘New Act of the Year’ in 2013, and now lives in Australia. She has a warm, likeable, down-to-earth style of comedy that instantly puts audiences at ease.
In 2022, she was selected by Mary Tobin to be a part of the hugely popular 'Best of the Edinburgh Fest' show at both Adelaide Fringe and Melbourne International Comedy Festival.
Nicky is also one half of multi-award-winning physical comedy duo, The Kagools.