Bright Club Melbourne #1: “Brains Collide”
Tuesday 2nd April, doors 6pm
Melbourne Brain Centre Auditorium, Royal Parade, Parkville
Brains will collide at Bright Club’s first outing in Melbourne! Hosted by Melbourne’s very own “Man in a lab coat”, Ben McKenzie, and featuring music from comedian Catherine Deveny. Six of Melbourne’s finest brain scientists will take to the stage and entertain, amuse and amaze you. The theme for the night is “My First Time” because it will be for all of our researchers up on stage, it’s the first time the Florey Institute have put on a Melbourne International Comedy Festival event, and it’s Melbourne’s first ever Bright Club too.
MC for the night is Ben McKenzie
Shawna Farquharson, prize-winning radiographer
Jee Hyun Kim, addiction and memory
Elizabeth Manning, drugs and psychosis
Monique Ryan, child neurologist
Chris Tailby, vision specialist
David Hawkes, responses to emotional stress
AND music from the multi-talented Catherine Deveny who will be performing on the “first time” theme
Tickets will be $25 on the door and are likely to sell fast. Book online to avoid missing out. The bar will be open from 5.30pm.
This event is made possible by The Florey Institute – the largest brain research group in the Southern Hemisphere. All profits from this event go to the Florey Institute. This event is part of Melbourne International Comedy Festival