2019 Adelaide Fringe Weekly Comedy Winner
★★★★★ - The Advertiser, 2019
"If all Territorians are this funny, we should all just head North now"
★★★★1/2 - Upside News, 2019
"Her smiling energy is beguiling and infectious from the minute she takes the stage"
★★★★ - Funny Tonne, 2019
"Hetherington’s manner is bubbly, her smile sweet-natured.... even wholesome, simply by her refreshing vivacity."
★★★★ - Fringe Feed Perth, 2019
"With an optimistic and generous comedy style, Hetherington is a welcome addition to the Australian comedy scene."
Amy is a terminally positive comedian and MC from Darwin; she’s energetic, fun and contagious. Amy engages her audience with an infectious combination of energy, wit, happiness and the bizarre. Amy has performed SOLD OUT shows at the Darwin Festival, Perth FRINGEWORLD, Melbourne International Comedy Festival and the Adelaide Fringe. She has also supported comedy legends including Glenn Robbins, Fiona O'Loughlin, Jimeon, Akmal, Dave O'Neil, Greg Fleet, Heath Franklin and Steve-O (MTV Jackass).
Amy was a finalist in the 2015 Melbourne International Comedy Festival RAW Comedy Competition.
The contagiously enthusiastic Territorian has developed a reputation for high-energy performances, professional MCing and hilarious comedy. Amy observes the world through a positive but bizarre lens and shares unexpected observations with the audience with honesty and a witty sense of self. Amy performs regularly in Darwin and interstate and is booked for MC roles and corporate gigs.
A mixture of cheekiness and cheeriness. A little bit Celia Pacquola-ish. Very good!” – Pedestrian, 2017
“A delightfully bright and breezy presence.” – Chortle, 2017
“Darwin’s Amy Hetherington has an awesome infectious energy on stage; she’s a delight to watch.” – Junkee, 2017