Anna Piper Scott: Queer & Present Danger

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  • Auslan Interpretation
    24 Jan 9pm

1 Venue

Deluxe at The Ice Cream Factory

92 Roe Street, Northbridge, WA, 6003

Minors can only attend this show at this venue with a parent or legal guardian.

Suitability and warnings: M

Coarse Language:


Other Warnings:

Mental Health, Sexual References, Suicide/Self Harm

Please note:

Includes discussion of homophobia and transphobia.

Kleenheat Sizzle Factor: Medium

Something for almost everyone. Not too naughty, not too nice. These shows mightn’t be ideal for the little’uns.

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About this event

Anna Piper Scott, Golden Gibbo nominee and fierce queen of the stand up scene is here to destroy myths about transgender people and make you cry-laugh while doing it.

Anna Piper Scott: Queer and Present Danger is everything you've ever wanted to know about being a trans woman, courtesy of one of Melbourne's sharpest comedians.

Anna shares real life experiences that are awkward, empowering and everything in between: from trying to understand the arbitrary nature of women's sizing or people suddenly being very curious about your genitals.

Anna demystifies trans life for cisgender folks, and gives transgender folks some sweet comebacks. After all, you learn a lot when you've gone through puberty twice.

Presented by:
Anna Piper Scott

Anna Piper Scott is a Perth-born, Melbourne-based stand-up comedian with over 10 years of experience across Australia. Her comedy is incisive, relatable, well-crafted and flat out funny.

Anna is a guaranteed highlight of every festival she is part of, whether hosting comedy line-ups, cabaret shows and game shows, or performing solo. She is best known for the Golden Gibbo nominated and critically acclaimed MICF smash-hit show Almost Lesbians, which she created with her comedy partner Sophie Joske.

Featured in Joanne Brookfield’s book No Apologies with the likes of Wendy Harmer, Geraldine Hickey, Felicity Ward and Fiona O’Loughlin, Anna has also shared the stage with comedy greats such as Wil Anderson, Judith Lucy and Cal Wilson.

Fringefeed reviews energised by Woodside

  • "Scott is an exceptional comedian, demonstrating her mastery of a vast range of comedic techniques." - Gutter Culture

  • "Bold, controversial, confronting, and compassionate." - Fringefeed

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