WA Comedy is the premier comedy events and talent agency in Western Australia, renowned for delivering professional comedy experiences to our audiences, clients and partners.

Whilst we develop and promote WA Comedy talent, we also produce events featuring some of the best national and international comedians. 


Below are some of the notable comedy events that we produce:

WA Comedy Week
Side Splitter Comedy Festival
Crushers Comedy Gala
Bunbury Fringe Comedy Gala
WA Comedy All-Stars
Next Gen Comedy


WA Comedy’s leading Producer Ronan Freeburn has created some of the biggest comedy events in Western Australia and Australia such as:

  • Rottofest (Comedy and Music Festival on Rottnest Island) 2009-2015
  • Australia’s Funniest Shorts 2009-2021
  • Anthony Jeselnik (US) – National Tour 2012
  • Next-Gen Comedy Competition 2013-2017
  • Freo Royale (Fringe World hub in Fremantle) 2014-2016
  • Side Splitter Comedy Festival 2016-current
  • The Crushers Comedy Gala 2020- current
  • Bunbury Fringe Comedy Gala 2022-current
  • WA Comedy Week 2022-current
  • WA Comedy All-Stars 2022-current
  • Headliners Comedy 2023-current


I commend you and your team on your ongoing work on the WA Comedy Week event and note the successful second year of delivery including two regional shows. Your project creates opportunities for Western Australian audiences, performers, arts and hospitality workers.
Roger Cook, Premier of Western Australia
Western Australia has plenty of local comedy talent, and events that foster this talent are very important
David Templeman - WA Minister for Arts and Culture
Your organization of the event was outstanding
City of Perth
We thought you did a fantastic job… you’ve been a pleasure to work with
City of Subiaco (See Subiaco team)
This was absolutely amazing!
Shire of Ashburton
Ronan was an absolute breeze to work with! He delivered an exceptional event program, infusing the festival with fresh and exciting ideas that left a lasting impression on our attendees.
City of Cockburn
It’s been wonderful having you as part of the program!
City of Mandurah
We had a blast and the patrons loved it!
Goldfields Art Centre