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July 31st – August 10th

Performer Bio

Andy Balloch

Andy Balloch

Andy has performed with the Bell Shakespeare Company, written two sell-out cabarets for Midsumma Festival, written and performed in "Home Alone"- a musical/sketch show for Melbourne Fringe Festival, co-written and directed big budget musical "Holy Ship!" (In which he also played The Captain), written with comedy ledgend Bev Killick ("Busting Out! - The Musical!") and currently writes for internationally acclaimed cabaret performer Reuben K. 

Having studied drama and linguistics at Deakin University, Andy has also graduated from the esteemed iO Theatre in Chicago and all 4 levels of The Improv Conspiracy, where he now performs on the Harold team Foggy Windows, is one half of The Sparrow Men (who will be performing an hour long show at Midsumma Festival 2015 at the famous Butterfly Club) with coach and top performer Marcus Willis, and is an assistant level 1 teacher. 

Having been grown from crystals by powerful monks, Andy is also a big fan of pizza.

Follow him on twitter @andyballoch or simply follow him home. 

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