Nothing like a good laugh!
And a combination of experienced performers and up-and-coming talents have been nominated for Melbourne International Comedy Festival's Barry Award this year.
Starting in 1998 as the Stella Award, it was renamed the Barry Award in 2000 in honour of Barry Humphries and is awarded to the best show at the festival.
Here is the list of 2018 nominees.
Lano & Woodley (Fly)
Celia Pacquola (All Talk)
Natalie Palamides (Laid)
Anne Edmonds aka Helen Biduo (Enter Ther Spinnaker Lounge)
Alex Edelman (Just For Us)
Tim Key (Megadate)
Sam Campbell (The Trough)
Rose Matafeo (Horndog)