Melbourne International Comedy Festival proudly presents
Brooke Van Poppelen (USA)
NYC-based comic, actress and writer Brooke Van Poppelen was named one of the Best New Comedians in 2012 by Esquire Magazine and one of the Huffington Post’s ‘Favourite Funny Females’ and made her network television debut in January doing stand-up on The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson. She’s performed on Comedy Central’s The John Oliver New York Stand-Up Show, in a Chicago deli and, as part of IFC’s Comedy Drop web series, in a New York City tattoo parlour. She has also featured on comedy stages at the super-cool Bentzen Ball and SXSW Festivals.
Come and find out how she’s able to elicit laughter in unexpected places.
Brooke’s TV credits include World’s Dumbest, I Love the 2000s, Big Morning Buzz, Failosophy and American Chopper. Off camera, she is a contributing writer and producer for the MTV2 hits Girl Code and Guy Code.
"One of the best up-and-coming standups in NYC." Huffington Post
"Truly hilarious and deserves to be a star as soon as, well yesterday." Brightest Young Things
Appearing in Headliners, Thu 27 March- Sun 6 April https://twitter.com/BVPcomedyhttp://www.brookevanpoppelen.com/