This World Refugee Day (June 20th), RASNZ will be hosting a very special comedy gala fundraiser at Auckland’s historic Mercury Theatre

All proceeds from the RASNZ Comedy Gala will help fund RASNZ community programmes for former refugees, including women’s groups, school holiday programmes, sports teams, youth leadership camps, social activities at the Mangere Refugee Resettlement Centre and more.

Twelve incredible comedians from diverse backgrounds are gifting their time and talent for this event.

The line-up includes:

Pax Assadi (hosting)

– Aussie Netflix star, Nazeem Hussain

– Abdul Adegbite

Angella Dravid

– China Gonzalez

Eli Matthewson

Jamaine Ross

James Roque

– Natalie Samy

Tarun Mohanbhai

The Fan Brigade (musical comedy duo)

There will also be an opportunity bid on amazing silent auction items, including a trip for 2 to Great Barrier Island, art by Auckland artist Flox, and an “eat K Road” package featuring vouchers for some of the district’s famous eateries!

Tickets are available now from iTicket, starting at just $39 for B Reserve, $49 for A Reserve, and $100 for the VIP experience. The VIP package includes access to the exclusive VIP lounge, a complimentary beverage and premier seating.

This promises to be a spectacular night, filled with laughter, chuckles, snorts and giggles of every kind – all for a great cause.

See you there!