Comedian Brian Aylward
September 12th, 2015 is going to be a night full of laughs and entertainment. Come join us for our first ever Comedy Night, featuring Brian Aylward. Book Your Tickets now or book the Comedy Night Package, which will get you a room for the night and a ticket to the show. Pub grub will be served throughout the night, and live music after the show. Showtime begins at 8pm.
” With his commanding stage presence, Brian delivers a brand of comedy that isn’t necessarily angry, as he mocks aspects of society, culture and himself, while maintaining an undeniable likeability.” – “The Coast” ( Halifax )
Based on a bet, Newfoundland native Brian Aylward stepped on stage for the first time, at a rowdy expatriate bar in Anyang, South Korea.
Brian pioneered the English stand-up comedy scene in South Korea, where he worked as an ESL Kindergarten teacher during that time. He has performed hundreds of shows across Asia, in places such as Vietnam, Singapore, Malaysia, South Korea, Cambodia, Hong Kong and Indonesia. Brian founded “Stand Up Seoul” in March 2009. While living in Seoul, Brian was a humour columnist for “Groove Korea.”
Finalist – “Yuk Yuks Great Canadian Laugh-Off” ( 2011 ) 2-time Top 8 Finalist – SiriusXM Radio’s “Canada’s Next Top Comic” ( 2011 / 2013 ) CBC Radio’s “Laugh Out Loud” XM Radio’s “Laugh Attack” XM Radio’s “Anything Goes” CBC’s “The Debaters” Hong Kong International Festival HBC Fest St. John’s Comedy Festival Jakarta International Fringe Festival Hubcap Comedy Festival Halifax Comedy Fest Atlantic Fringe Festival JFL 42 Halifax Pop Explosion * July 2012 ( South Asia stand-up comedy tour ) Brian toured five countries and performed 26 shows in 30 days. ( Singapore, Malaysia, Cambodia, South Korea and Indonesia )
* August 2013, Brian debuted his one-man show “39” at the Atlantic Fringe Festival. * Co-host of a Newfoundland-centric, travel television show, “Syllables: Our People, Our Story,” which airs on NTV ( Canada )
* Brian’s first stand-up comedy special “No Kidding” airs on IChannel.
Shaun Burton will be opening for Brian. Shaun was chosen as 2012’s Funniest Newfoundlander (Yuk Yuks).