Comedy

Sketches from Bookish (ABC iview)

What would happen if you pitched a classic today? With Sydney comedian Jen Carnovale, and hours of paper crafts.

Pitch a Classic Today – Bookish

What would happen if you pitched a classic today?With Jen Carnovale and Jennifer Wong for Bookish on ABC iview

Posted by The Book Club on Tuesday, 8 November 2016

Imagine if books were smartphones… With Sydney comedians CJ Delling and Jen Carnovale.

If Books Were Smartphones

What life would be like if books were smartphones. #ABCBookish

Posted by The Book Club on Tuesday, 24 May 2016

Book reviewers in real life… With Sydney comedian Jen Carnovale.

Book Reviewers in Real Life

"It's unputdownable!" – Book reviewers in real life (with cake)Some Friday fun from our sister show Bookish on ABC iview, with Jennifer Wong and Jen Carnovale.

Posted by The Book Club on Thursday, 1 December 2016

Our very first sketch for Bookish, filmed way back in February 2016. With Sydney comedians CJ Delling, Jen Carnovale, and Suren Jayemanne.

What to Read on the Train.

What books should you read on the train if want a seat of your own? Get some ideas from our new online show BOOKISH – available weekly on ABC iview from Tuesday 3rd May!

Posted by The Book Club on Wednesday, 27 April 2016

In honour of the show ‘Hello Stranger’, where people on the street are interviewed, and then a film crew follows one of them home.

Hello Reader, What's Your Bookish Secret?

Hello, reader. What's your bookish secret? Some fun on our sister show Bookish, inspired by ABC iview's Hello Stranger…#ABCBookish on ABC iview: http://ab.co/2adwL9R

Posted by The Book Club on Wednesday, 27 July 2016

Bookish Confessions

Know someone who only goes to book club for the wine? Ever pretended to be more well-read than you are? It's confession time.#ABCBookish on ABC iview: http://ab.co/1OwI86P

Posted by The Book Club on Monday, 16 May 2016

Interviews

Tommy Dean as the bestselling author of bestseller mashups.

Bestseller Mashups with Tommy Dean – Bookish

Wish you could read more? Double your reading time with comedian Tommy Dean's bestseller mashups: two books in one!Some Friday fun from Bookish on ABC iview.

Posted by The Book Club on Thursday, 17 November 2016

Monica Dullard was kind enough to film with us as Maura the Clairvoyant Cruise Ship Librarian on one of Maura’s rare moments on land.

Maura the Clairvoyant Cruise Ship Librarian on Bookish

How's this for a sea change? Become a cruise ship librarian!Some Friday fun from Bookish, our sister show on ABC iview.PS. Thanks to Maura (aka Monica Dullard) for inspiring a new wave of cruise ship librarians!

Posted by The Book Club on Thursday, 29 September 2016

Stand-up

Filmed at Channel 31 in Melbourne.

A bunch of puns…

Plonk

Plonk, six-part comedy about the making of a fictional wine show called Plonk (Stan., Channel Nine).

The Serpent’s Table

The Serpent’s Table, a Performance 4a and Griffin Theatre co-production for Sydney Festival 2014 with eleven sold-out shows.