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Rachael Millanta - Lower Your Expectations

Rachael Millanta - Lower Your Expectations

Friday 22nd March 9:00 - 10:00pm

At The Grand Hotel
32 Church St, Newcastle

Cost: Tickets are $20.00 per person

Categories: General Events


Rachael Millanta is an actor, improvisor, comedian and writer, who has a problem with over-enthusiasm that she refuses to address. Following her sold-out run at the 2018 Sydney Fringe Festival, Rachael brings her debut solo show Lower Your Expectations to Newcastle Fringe. The show is a mix of stand-up and storytelling, inspired by everything in her life that hasn’t quite gone as her five-year-old self had planned.

Rachael studied acting before finding one of her two true loves – comedy (her other true love is her cat – she really loves that cat). She regularly performs around Sydney with improv troupe Night Shift, having studied at Improv Theatre Sydney and Laugh-Masters Academy. She performed improv at Sydney Comedy Festival in 2018, and has told stories at A Likely Story, Bespoken Word, and on ABC Radio. Rachael also performs stand-up comedy, regularly appearing at What She Said Comedy and other leading venues around Sydney.

Rachael’s parents would also like it noted that she has a law degree from UTS, which is currently going to waste while she pursues her creative passions.


‘Heartfelt, relatable and very very funny.’ – Sophie Long (What She Said Comedy)

‘Lower Your Expectations is funny, fresh and an unfortunate representation of what it feels like being a twenty-something year old navigating your first steps into adulthood.’ – Twenty Something Humans

‘Is this what you gave up being a solicitor for?’ – Dad



WHERE? The Grand Hotel (32 Church St, Newcastle)

WHEN? Friday 22nd March & Saturday 23rd March 2019

TIME? 9:00pm



TICKETS: http://www.newcastlefringe.com.au/lower-your-expectations/

2019-03-22 21:00:00
2019-03-22 22:00:00