Heckleback! An Evening of Comedy Against Street Harassment

Heckleback - an evening of comedy for Anti Street Harassment Week

During international Anti Street Harassment Week, the team from Hollaback! Melbourne are rounding up some of the best comedians to perform in solidarity and to create an inclusive, safe and welcoming event for the diverse community of Melbourne.

Performers include: Adrienne Truscott; Wrongtown; Stella Young, Clementine Bastow, Lisa Skye, Isabel & Rachel and more to be announced.

Our MC for the evening is Karen Pickering of Cherchez la Femme and Slut Walk fame.

When: Thursday 3rd April

Where: Hares and Hyenas, 63 Johnson Street Fitzroy

Time: 7:00pm-10:00pm

Tickets: All tickets $10 via Eventbrite or at the door (if still available)



Do you want to contribute to ending street harassment in Melbourne? Are you fed up with being harassed or seeing others being harassed and feel inspired to take action? Or are you an awesome feminist-minded human being who is looking to gain some professional experience?

Come and join the Hollaback! Melbourne team. We are currently looking for REGULAR CONTRIBUTORS! (but if you don’t want to write and want to do something else instead, contact us anyway! there’s always room on the team)

What do you get? Experience, getting to work in the friendliest most flexible feminist street-harassment-fighting team going, and the satisfaction of helping to end the most common form of gender based violence in your community.

Check out the POSITION DESCRIPTIONS HERE! All the info is on that page, but if you have any questions shoot them over to Poppy at [email protected]

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  1. Muggles says:

    im on the Cranbourne train. I recently noticed a guy subtly harassing two girls (staring and leaning towards them), so I whipped out my smartphone and pretended to film him (i made sure he noticed). He then looked scared and moved away! lol

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