Brad Oakes has developed The Art of The Laugh Masterclass over many years of crafting his art and perfecting his trade. His exceptional quick-witted humour translates to laughter and enjoyment for a plethora of audiences. This masterclass is 4 hrs duration with capacity for up to 15 students and covers:

  • How we speak vs. How we write
  • Sounding Natural
  • Writing, Performing & Strategising
  • Doubts, Misgivings & Fear
  • Playing to a small crowd
  • Comic Timing
  • Dealing with nerves

    Brad Oakes
    Brad Oakes is a stand-up comic with a career spanning over 25 years. Best known for his TV work on Hey Hey It’s Saturday, Totally Full Frontal and The Comedy Company, Brad Oakes has headlined every major stand-up venue in Australia and toured internationally as a stand-up to Edinburgh, United Kingdom, Singapore, New Zealand and Dubai. Brad Oakes, the Comic’s comic works as a mentor and director to some of the country's most well-known comedians including Tommy Little, Claire Hooper and Corrine Grant.

    "He is dry, cynical and funny... an extremely proficient stand up comedian." - Melbourne Age

Booking Information


Companion Card: Accepted. Please either book online by selecting the Accessibility needs button after clicking the Book Tickets button or contact the Box Office . 

How To Book

Online: Buy Tickets

Mon to Fri 10am - 4pm
Phone: (03) 9262 6555
Box Office: The Round
379 Whitehorse Rd

Transaction Fee

Online: $3.00 per transaction (not per ticket)
Phone: $4.00 per transaction (not per ticket)
In Person at Box Office: No fee

Ticket Delivery

eTicket: Tickets sent via email. Can be printed or presented on a smartphone. 
Collect: Collect from Box Office or at venue 1 hour prior to a performance. 
Mail: Tickets sent via mail up to 14 days prior to the event. 

Payment Options

Card: Visa, Mastercard and EFTPOS accepted.
Cash: In-person at the Box Office.
Cheque: Accepted up to 7 days prior to the performance. Payable to Whitehorse Tickets 
Gift Voucher: Redeemable online, via phone or in-person at Box Office


Allocations: Seating allocation will be based on, but not limited to, the size of the group, time of booking and final venue configuration so as to be compliant with any restrictions that are in place. This may require allocated seats to be moved to comply with restrictions.
Accessibility: Wheelchair and Companion Cards can now be purchased online. Please select the Accessibility needs button after clicking the Book Tickets button. If there are any concerns please contact the Box Office immediately and they will happily assist you.

Conditions of Purchase

Please read the terms and conditions, prior to purchasing your tickets.