Carl Barron Performs at the WEC

Carl Barron Performs at the WEC

20 November 2011

Carl returns with his new show. Get ready for something a little different with Carl’s new monologue/stand-up/music show. More Troy stories, worms, ants, acid, and being Carl Barron are all explored. Follow Carl as he looks for things that may not actually be there. Just make sure you are. A night out guaranteed to please.

Tickets for the show at WIN Entertainment Centre, Wollongong, will go on sale to the general public via Ticketek on Wednesday 23 November 2011, at 9am. Visit or call 132 849.

Carl grew up in Longreach in Central Queensland the son of a shearer. Moved to the Gold Coast where he became a roof tiler, moved to Sydney and decided to walk on stage at The Harold Park Hotel one night, told everyone how a bird poo-ed on him that day and the rest is history. Carl is Australia’s highest selling stand-up comedian on DVD. He has sold more DVDs in this country than any other stand-up comedian Here is some other interesting info on Carl:

• I am a Gemini
• A former roof tiler
• I love tennis
• Playing the piano
• Walking
• And talking
• I like tea with friends
• And wished I was taller
• I always wanted to be a comedian
• I study French
• People reckon I am calm
• I love to travel
• I am writing a novel
• I was born in Longreach QLD
• I live in Sydney
• I like the quiet
• And banana smoothies
• Making people laugh makes me happy

“Audiences are rioting for a glimpse of his sharp routines” Inpress, Melbourne
"an Aussie larrikin persona that has been polished to shine brighter than an opal" NZ Herald
“Watching Barron perform is like watching mime with punch lines” The Drum Sydney