We acknowledge and pay our respects to the Country that we travel through and share stories on.
We acknowledge and pay our respect to the Traditional Owners, Elder, Ancestors, and young leaders.
We acknowledge, with full respect, the strength of the First Nations people and communities, continuing to practice culture, and connection to Country.
We acknowledge, with full respect, the power and excellence of First Nation people and communities fighting to protect and look after Country, Community, Language and Lore, in the face of ongoing colonial interruptions and cultural genocide.
Always was, always will be, sacred Indigenous land.
In particular we acknowledge and pay our respects to the sovereign peoples of the Kulin Nations on whose unceded land ILBIJERRI Theatre Company is based.
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“Mixing sketch and stand-up, these four aboriginal comedians exude an impressive raw energy” – 'Chortle' UK Comedy Guide
IILBIJERRI Theatre presented three bags full of hot Indigenous comedians, carving up post-apology Australia with a cracking night of black sketch comedy. This is The New Black. And it’s hilarious.
Director Rachael Maza
Co-Writer John Harding
Performer & Co-Writer Isaac Drandich
Performer & Co-Writer Cy Fahey
Performer & Co-Writer Melodie Reynolds
Performer & Co-Writer Mia Stanford
Joke Doctor Nelly Thomas
Costume Designer Louise McCarthy
Sound Designer & Stage Manager Lionel Austin
Production Manager Michele Preshaw