Anh Do: The Happiest Refugee (Brisbane)

Brisbane City, Brisbane Area

24 May 2018 - 

Indicative Rate * AU$59.90 to AU$64.90

Anh Do travelled to Australia in 1980 on an eight metre fishing boat with 47 other Vietnamese refugees. Sick with dehydration and one person already dead, the journey was the first of many struggles for a young Do, who overcame all manner of difficulties throughout his life to become a lawyer and, in 2008, Australia’s Comedian of the Year.

Today he is one of Australia’s most sought after stand-ups, as well as a talented writer, actor, producer and Star of the ABC1 TV’s ‘Anh’s Brush With Fame”.

The Happiest Refugee: A Memoir, charts his journey from starving refugee to one of Australia’s best-loved entertainers, and was described by Russell Crowe as “the most surprising and inspiring read I have had in years,”. It has been awarded Book of the Year with sales in excess of 400,000.

Do’s struggles as a young refugee – his difficulties with English, divorcing parents, being bullied and broke, are brought to life in this hilarious but moving new stage show, garnering this happy refugee standing ovations across the country.

Event Dates

This event occurs once only on:
24 May 2018

Entry Costs

Entry Cost AUD Valid From Inclusions
Adult $64.90 - $64.90 transaction fee may apply
Concession $59.90 - $59.90 transaction fee may apply
Group $59.90 - $59.90 transaction fee may apply Need at least 10 people or more to form a group

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Brisbane City Hall
Address:
64 Adelaide Street
Brisbane City
Queensland, Australia 4000

64 Adelaide Street
Brisbane City,
Queensland
Australia

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