Writer, performer, rat and prolific tweeter. Becky Lucas is one of most exciting new voices on the Australian comedy scene and is quickly commanding attention.
Becky has spent years writing and performing stand-up nationally, locally and in her bedroom. She was a National RAW Comedy finalist in 2013 and was hand picked for prestigious Melbourne International Comedy Festivals’ The Comedy Zone showcase in 2014. In that same year Becky also opened for Wil Anderson and performed at Splendour In The Grass.
Becky has just finished a collaborative writing project with Matt Okine for his new auto-biographical TV show for the popular channel Stan. She has also written for Josh Thomas‘s Emmy nominated hit show Please Like Me and was named as one of Buzzfeed‘s 27 funniest Australian comedians on Twitter.
Becky performed her debut solo show in 2015 “Hightide” to sell out crowds and rave reviews in Sydney and Melbourne and joined Triple J as a regular guest with her own weekly segment, “What’s Cool” on Drive with Veronica and Lewis.
In 2016 she has performed her second solo hour of stand up, “Baby”, to sell out crowds around the country as well as make her stand up television debut on ABC for The Melbourne International Comedy Festival’s “Comedy Up Late”. She was also invited to perform on Comedy Central Australia’s debut sell out live show “An Evening With The Workaholics” and asked to perform as part of New Zealand International Comedy Festival’s “Breakout” show which features the 4 hottest overseas rising stars.
Becky has recently toured her 2017 solo show “Little Bitch” around Australia and New Zealand and will soon be heading over to the UK to make her Edinburgh Fringe debut.
‘Her style is the comedy equivalent of putting a silencer on a gun; You don’t hear the pearlers coming, you only know when they hit…her unceremonious punchlines hit dead centre every time, getting huge laughs’ Herald Sun
‘Refreshingly real, with no gimmicks’ Beat Magazine