Welcome to The STEAM Room: A Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Maths (STEAM) themed comedy Experience!

Exploring Science through the Magic of Comedy

Brought to you by Luke Steller from Praxical and Tom Stevenson and Ru Halwala from comedy duo Scary Strangers, The STEAM Room is all about getting scientists and comedians to work together to make science engagement fun! 

Where has The STEAM Room performed?

Sydney Comedy Festival

The Comedy Store

Splendour in the Grass Science Tent

Australian Museum Jurassic Lounge

The STEAM Room in the Media

STEAM Room Comedy Training

As part of The STEAM Room program STEM researchers get the opportunity to completely reinvent their communication style with an 8 session program of mentoring and workshops from professional comedians and science communicators, including our science daddy, Dr Karl!

Watch  the video to see what amazing skills previous STEAM Room scientists got out of the program. 

If you want to know more about the show, how to get involved, or book our science comedians for your next performance, please contact us at

The STEAM Room is made possible with the generous support

from the Big Questions Institute.