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House of Oz presents The Listies Make Some Noise
August 4, 2023 @ 1:00 pm - August 20, 2023 @ 2:00 pm
An insane mixtape of silly songs, stupid sketches and crazy clowning!
For over a decade the award-winning Listies have toured the world doing shows for literally gazillions of kidults (that’s kids and their adults). Now it’s your turn.
The Listies Make Some Noise is a comedy concert for humans aged 4-400. Join the maestros of mirth Rich and Matt, as they belt out a bunch of songs with the LOLs turned up to 11.
Will they be in tune? Almost.
In time? Not quite.
In order? Definitely
Can Rich dance? Let’s find out.
It’s a party for your ears and both of them are invited! Hilarious, fabulous fun for the whole family!
PLAYING 4–20 AUGUST, 1PM
DURATION: 50 MINUTES
Written & Performed by Matthew Kelly & Richard Higgins as The Listies!
Music and Lyrics The Listies and Ryan Ritchie
Lighting Designer Emma Lockhart Wilson
Video Graphics Emma Valente
Sound Design Iva Lottagas
About the Artists
The Listies are Richard Higgins and Matthew Kelly, a comedy double act who are serious about being silly. They formed during the latest Ice Age (2008) to perform absurdist comedy to elderly people (i.e. 18+) but switched to full time kids comedy in 2011, and finding it to be a wondrous and rewarding sphere full of joy, never looked back (plus the hours are heaps better).
To date, they have claimed to have written ten-ish award-winning and critically acclaimed live shows, collaborated with most major theatre companies and festivals in Australia, toured three continents, recorded four albums, and published four books with Penguin – and they have two books on the way. Though we only have their word for this…