Dave Hughes Live
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Arguable Australia's most successful solo comedian finally features in hos own live DVD. Filmed at Adelaide's Thebarton Theatre as part of the 2006 Fringe Festival, Dave Hughes relishes the opportunity to lambast all of the usual suspects. The cameras also followed the star of TV's Glasshouse and After / Before the Game to his home town of Warnambool where he gets re-acquainted with the abbatoir where he once worked, and even gets to carry the Queen's Baton through the streets as part of the Commonwealth Games build up.
Main feature - 80 minutes, plus 73 minutes of extra footage including:
Backstage With Dave - Hughesy takes you on an access all areas backstage tour. Witness first hand the painstaking preparation, the sugar fuelled pre and post show highs and crushing lows (20 min)
Hughesy's Tree - This travel doco answers the question "What sort of environment produced Dave Hughes?" as well as the question "What the hell is Cheeseworld?" (40 min)
The Baton Relay - One man. One baton. 500 metres. A lot can happen. (13 min)