Words: Caitlin Finnerty
The wickedly talented Tim Murray takes us on a spellbinding journey through laughter and empowerment that pays homage to the enchanting world of witches. Murray takes the stage with dramatic flair, complete with a green face, flowing hair, and a witch’s dress that sets the tone for a captivating performance.
Murray’s wit and charm shine as he oscillates between hilarious anecdotes from his upbringing, his experiences as a teacher, and the profound impact of witches on his life. Through clever original comedy songs and quick-witted banter, he effortlessly weaves his stories into a tapestry of queer identity and self-discovery.
With a charismatic demeanour, Murray invites the audience to join him on a rollercoaster ride of emotions and laughter. From proposing threesomes to audience members, improvised songs and audience games, we can see his masterful audience interaction and comedic prowess at play.
Tim Murray is Witches is an unapologetic celebration of queerness and the strength found in embracing individuality. Murray’s flamboyance, coupled with his infectious energy, creates an atmosphere where audience members become part of a coven of friends, united by laughter and shared experiences. This hour of stand-up, original songs, and even a touch of drag is a masterclass in entertainment, keeping the audience engaged and laughing out loud from start to finish. With its nods to iconic witches from ’90s pop culture to Broadway, it is a joyful reminder to let your true self shine and revel in the magic of life.
Tim Murray is Witches
Underbelly Bristo Square, The Dairy Room