Geraldine Hickey – What A Surprise

Deadpan and bang on. Smart, observational comedy has never been so funny and frank.

  • Dates 7 - 9 December

  • Times See below

  • Ticket prices See below

Following a sold out festival season, multiple five star reviews, and winning the prestigious Melbourne Comedy Festival Award, Geraldine will be filming two encore performances of ‘What A Surprise’.

Deadpan and bang on. Smart, observational comedy has never been so funny and frank.

Winner – Melbourne Comedy Festival Award 2021

Winner – Piece of Wood Award, Melbourne Comedy Festival 2019

Nominee – Melbourne Comedy Festival Award 2019


*Please note, these performances will be filmed.

What the critics are saying

    "Crowd heaving back and forth on their seats."

    The Age, 2021

    "High reward comedy. "

    Beat, 2021

    "Hickey provides an inimitably good time."

    Chortle, 2021


7 - 9 December




$40 (transaction fee not included)



Seating & Accessibility

Seating: Allocated Seating.

Please make sure you arrive a minimum of 15 minutes prior to the performance start time.

If you require wheelchair access, please call our Box Office on 03 8290 7000.


Coarse language & adult themes

Recommended for ages 15+

Additional Information

To protect your health and safety and that of our team we have the following measures in place:

  • All visitors over the age of 12 years and 2 months must be fully vaccinated to enter the venue and will need to verify vaccination status at the point of entry. For more information visit
  • Venue will open 60 minutes prior to showtime.
  • The venue will be cashless.
  • Mask wearing is recommended as social distancing cannot be maintained in the theatre.

Chapel Off Chapel and the City of Stonnington have comprehensive COVID Safe plans in place