Brendan Goh

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Are you looking for a good laugh? Come and see Brendan Goh, a unique comedian from Malaysia now living in Adelaide.

He will take you on an insightful journey through his life with stories that will make you laugh, cry and think. Brendan talks about the difficulties he faced as a gay man in Malaysia, from societal pressure to the struggles of coming out. He also covers topics like how the unique laws and society make up has influenced his upbringing, the challenges of being an immigrant in Australia and how important it is to be your true self.

There's no sugar-coating here - Brendan pulls no punches when describing his experiences, and his passion for comedy is evident. You'll be sure to leave with a deeper understanding of the human experience, especially when it comes to being a member of the LGBT+ community. Whether it's the joys of a new home or the struggles of a foreign land, Brendan will make you think, laugh and appreciate the unique perspective of someone like him; a gay person who comes from a country where the local government has the audacity to tell Beyoncé to cover up when she was scheduled to perform there.

So come along and enjoy an evening of comedy, insight and understanding. Brendan Goh will make you laugh and make you think. Don't miss out!
Event Image Description Brendan Goh is looking down and the background is black. There is a faint rainbow aura emanating behind him.
Event Details
GENRE: Comedy
DURATION: 60 mins
RATING: Ages 18 +
Language Warning
Content Warnings: Sexual References
Wheelchair Accessible Wheelchair Accessible
November 16, 2023 7.00pm
My Lover Cindi
Full: $23
Conc: $20

Learn More About the Artist/Producer...

Brendan Goh is an up and coming stand-up comedian from Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia. He has been active in the local comedy scene in Malaysia, performing physically in the country and online in the United States, Canada and Japan. Brendan was a 2022 RAW Comedy SA finalist and was also a featured performer in the District Queer Comedy Festival in the United States.

From humble beginnings performing in local comedy clubs Kuala Lumpur, he quickly gained recognition from both the local community and further afield, as he was invited to perform in other countries. His career then took off in 2022 when he became a state finalist in the RAW Comedy competition. A newly arrived resident in Adelaide, he hopes to further establish himself in a more exposed comedy scene.


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