Festival Program

Highlight Event

Hen’s Night with The Kates

Sat 31 Aug, 6.30pm
Melba Spiegeltent

Celebrate that first flush of feeling with themed talks and performances at MWF19’s Wedding Chapel.

Get loose with comedy goddesses Kate McCartney and Kate McLennan as they host their own hen's night. Featuring a line-up of performers, comedians, music, c*ck-sucking cowboys (the drink, we think) and one lucky hen, this party will be a night to remember – and then instantly forget the next morning.

May contain strong language.

Update to previously advertised information: this event now takes place at Melba Spiegeltent.


1 hour


Session Artists

Kate McCartney is a writer, director, producer, performer and lapsed animator. Alongside creative partner Kate McLennan, McCartney created and starred in the web series The Katering Show (YouTube, ABC iView), and the AWGIE-winning series Get Krack!n (ABC). The pair are currently in development on their next series.

McLennan is a writer, comedian, actress and producer. Collaborating with her writing partner, Kate McCartney, she co-created and performed in the web series The Katering Show. Recently, the pair satirised the chirpy world of morning TV with their series Get Krack!n, which aired on ABC TV.

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