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Richard Higgins


Richard Higgins is a comedy writer and performer. He is one half of comedy duo The Listies, with Matt Kelly. The most recent show they made was called ‘Hamlet: Prince of Skidmark’ to the dismay of English teachers throughout Australia.

Richard was co-convener of the alternative comedy and performance night, The Last Tuesday Society, with Bron Batten. He recently published his first book with Matt Kelly, Ickypedia: A Dictionary of Disgusting New Words. It’s a best smeller.

He is also a Clown Doctor at the Royal Children’s Hospital, Dr Noodles, most Doctors have a PhD, he has an MsG.

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