Sometimes you don't know what to do when you go to comedy shows. Is it okay to heckle? What do you do when you get thirsty? What if I hate it? Luckily for you, our comedy co-editors have got the answers to these hypothetical questions.
Sam Brooks and Natasha Hoyland check out some of the international comedians you might not have heard of, and give their recommendations.
Natasha and Sam flick through the hot-off-the-presses NZ International Comedy Festival programme and give their expert kneejerk opinions on what you should go to this year.
Starting today, and running until the close of the NZ International Comedy Festival, The Spinoff's comedy pop-up section will be your daily guide to the festival and all that leaks out of it. Co-editors Sam Brooks and Natasha Hoyland explain what they think they're doing here.