“One very funny dude!!!” – Peter Helliar
“Ridiculously funny, charming and highly inappropriate.” – Veronica Milsom (triple J)
“So very, very wrong. But the way he told it, just made laughing at it so very, very right.” – Drum Media
Mike Goldstein has established himself as a unique and refreshing rising star in comedy both locally and internationally.
American born, Mike Goldstein isn’t in Kansas anymore. Sydney first, then Perth, and now Melbourne, the part Christian, part Jewish, with a dash of Sri Lankan (Yep! You read right!), has been doing stand-up comedy for the past decade and Aussie audiences are loving him.
Mike is a regular panellist on the Nine Network’s TV Week Logie nominated comedy series The Hundred with Andy Lee, which receives great ratings and reviews. Mike is also the host of one of Australia’s most successful comedy podcasts, The Phone Hacks. Mike’s other television credits include ABC’s Tonightly with Tom Ballard, Nine Network’s The Pulse, Network Ten’s Hughesy We Have A Problem and Celebrity Letters & Numbers on SBS. He has also been a regular guest on Triple J radio.
As a stand up comedian Mike has toured Australia and abroad and has opened for comedy legends including Doug Stanhope, Tommy Tiernan and Jim Jefferies. With an ever-growing popularity on the stand-up circuit, 2023 saw Mike perform his latest show The Mike Goldstein of Comedy at the Melbourne Comedy Festival and the Melbourne Comedy Festival’s regional tour that followed shortly after. He is also a regular performer at the Perth International Comedy Festival and Sydney Comedy Festival.