The Basement

Live in The Basement


We know you enjoy our weekly Comedy performances in The Basement but we think you will love our Dinner and Show packages!
Including entry to your chosen Comedy performance, a seasonal one course menu and four hour beverage package, all that's left for you to do is sit back and enjoy!
For more information including pricing and current menu options, simply click on the menus below.
Comedy dinner and show menu
Click here for comedy Floor Plan

Every Friday at 8.00pm
Doors and bar open 6.30pm
Cost $22.00 (Groups 6+)
        $25.00 (Singles)
See our What's On & Tickets for other events!

Thursday Night Events

Short + Sweet Cabaret

The Basement August 1 - August 8, 2015

Have you heard that cabaret is the new orange? Last year was our first go at Short+Sweet Cabaret in Queensland, and it went off like a firework! We can't wait to do it all again, and we can't wait to…

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Comedy in The Basement - Joel Ozborn - August

The Basement Friday, August 7, 2015

Joel is a regular in comedy clubs across the country including regular performances at Sydney's original comedy store, where he continues to entertain audiences with his unique style of comedy. Joel h…

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Comedy in The Basement - Daniel Townes - August

The Basement Friday, August 14, 2015

Daniel Townes began performing comedy in late 2003 and since emerging on the scene as one of the country’s hottest comedy prospects he has taken his gags global. Based in Sydney and occasionally Londo…

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Comedy in The Basement - Tom Siegert - August

The Basement Friday, August 21, 2015

Tom has a unique style of comedy that has made him a crowd favourite all over Australia. He is a talented writer and this becomes obvious as you get hit with punch lines that no one sees coming. Tom i…

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Comedy in The Basement - Dave Thornton - August

The Basement Friday, August 28, 2015

Bio-Human, comedian, sometimes actor and breathing enthusiast. With his accessible humour and free flowing style, Dave’s success as a comic has quickly broadened into a range of performance credits on…

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Comedy in The Basement - Harley Breen - September

The Basement Friday, September 4, 2015

Harley Breen has blown away audiences from the sugarcane fringes of Queensland to the sweaty stages of the Edinburgh Fringe. Regularly headlining around Australia, Harley has won over a legion of fans…

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D At Sea

The Basement Saturday, September 5, 2015

Brisbane-based acoustic artist, D At Sea, has announced a huge run of national tour dates set for Spring. Following the release of his new track 'Enough' which presents a minimalist, electronic inspir…

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Comedy in The Basement - Mick Neven - September

The Basement Friday, September 11, 2015

Mick’s first gig was at The Arts Centre Gold Coast in October 2003 when he qualified for the semi-finals of the Legends of Laughter competition. Since then, Mick has been a regular performer at venues…

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Comedy in The Basement - Mick Meredith - September

The Basement Friday, September 18, 2015

Mick always had a love for standup comedy and gave it a crack in the 1990’s at the legendary Harold park hotel. Since then he has appeared and headlined in every major comedy venue in Australia. CELE…

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Comedy in The Basement - Danny McGinlay - September

The Basement Friday, September 25, 2015

McGinlay once described himself as a “slightly nerdy bogan with too much testosterone” and while he's matured, there is still the hint of your enthusiastic little brother whose only wish is to make yo…

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Glitter Festival 2015 and MWE presents The Greenroom Project

The Basement Monday, September 28, 2015

Australia’s first live cabaret talk show with host, Matt Ward. This critically acclaimed show combines a night jam packed with celebrity guest artists, news and gossip, musical performances, open mic …

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Michael Griffiths 'Adolescent'

The Basement October 1 - October 2, 2015

Singer, pianist, actor, composer and musical arranger, Michael’s acclaimed one man cabaret have delighted critics and audiences across cabaret festivals in Australia and abroad. Take a trip back to t…

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Larry Paradiseo and The Fabulous Dame Farrar

The Basement Thursday, October 1, 2015

One woman… two genders… one amazing double bill. Carita Farrer Spencer brings together The Fabulous Dame Farrar and international sex symbol Larry Paradiseo in this hilarious world-class double act (…

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Lady Sings It Better

The Basement October 2 - October 3, 2015

Smashing expectations one soaring harmony at a time, four women take on the western world’s most famous male musicians and reinvent them. A high energy, hilarious and devilishly bizarre adventure thro…

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I Might Take My Shirt Off - Dash Kruck

The Basement October 2 - October 3, 2015

It’s Lionel’s first time. You promise to be gentle, right? From the mischievous mind of one of Queensland’s favourite actors, Dash Kruck, this is the story of Lionel and the reluctant world-premier of…

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Carlotta: Life’s Still a Drag

The Basement Saturday, October 3, 2015

Carlotta: Life's Still a Drag, exposes the private dramas of the iconic Australian entertainer in a unique look into her life from Les Girls of Kings Cross to appearances on hit TV shows. Carlotta's …

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Jazz in The Basement hosted by Mal Wood Feat - John Reeves Quintet

The Basement Saturday, October 10, 2015

Enjoy a night of Jazz in The Basement with John Reeves Quintet. John has performed all over the country in various jazz groups, including a national tour with Verve recording artist Mark Sholtez and …

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Issi Dye performs The Broadway Crooners: Dean, Darin, Jolson

The Basement Saturday, October 24, 2015

Issi Dye will celebrate his 50th Anniversary as a professional entertainer in Australia in 2016.... Starting from National television shows in the late 60’s & 70’s....including UPTIGHT/ COUNTDOWN/HAPP…

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Lucky Country

The Basement Saturday, October 31, 2015

Fresh from sold out shows on 42nd Street New York and most recently the Wonderland Festival (Brisbane Powerhouse), Award-winning performer and composer Bradley McCaw heads up a brand new show at The A…


Rick Price Supported By Casey Barnes

The Basement Saturday, November 14, 2015

Australian Singer/songwriter, Rick Price has walked the journey many musicians dreams are made of. From the very beginning, as a nine year old and the youngest member of his family’s band. Music was P…


Two Redheads in Search of a Match

The Basement Saturday, November 21, 2015

The show is a two-woman show which takes a tongue-in-cheek look at ladies of a "certain age" and their lifelong quest for the perfect partner....  and the kids and family situations that occur along t…

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