In the east, they say, audiences like their humour cleaner and politically correct; in the west, the raunchier the better.
According to Jimbo and Vicky B, two regulars on the Sydney comedy circuit, a venue's location dictates the variety, rudeness and, ultimately, the quality of their acts.
"Sex, profanity and politics are all discouraged in the eastern suburbs, to the detriment of our acts,'' Jimbo declares.
"Out west, it's game on when it comes to audience participation.
"They'll do anything for a free drink, and they just love to heckle the stage - something every experienced comic thrives on.''
Sunday, February 17, 2008
Westies politically incorrect
This is hardly surprising, we like the hard core stuff out here: