Everything you Need to Know About: Comedy with Dr Karl

CREMORNE THEATRE, QPAC

Summary

Whether it is a chuckle or a chortle, a titter or a giggle, a guffaw or a howl, we’ve all had a reason to LOL. It makes us feel good, we’re more likely to do it in groups, but why do we do it at all? Why do so many different things make us laugh (some of them painful)? Why do we make these spontaneous vocal eruptions and what makes them so enjoyable and infectious? Join Dr Karl and Niraj Lal as they unravel what tickles your funny bone and if it really is humerus. Anything you don’t find out, you can ask our expert. We’ll be sure to make time for your questions.

FEATURING

Niraj Lal

Niraj Lal

Moderator

Niraj Lal

Dr Niraj (Nij) Lal graduated with a PhD in physics from the University of Cambridge as a Gates Scholar in 2012 and was named one of the ABC's Top 5...

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Dr Karl Kruszelnicki

Karl Kruszelnicki

Speaker

Karl Kruszelnicki

Dr Karl Kruszelnicki just loves science to pieces, and has been spreading the word in print, on TV and radio, and online via social media for more than thirty years....

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Bridget Boyle

Bridget Boyle

Speaker

Bridget Boyle

Dr Bridget Boyle is a performer, director and teacher of theatre and comedy and a co-founder of debase productions. She has been involved in the creation (writing, directing and performance)...

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COVID-19

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Cost

Adults $20

Concession $15

Eligible for bundle discount, buy 4 or more tickets to selected events and save 20%

Location

Cremorne Theatre, QPAC, South Brisbane, QLD, Australia

Age Recommendation

Suitable for 15+ years

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