Auckland, New Zealand
2 x45 mins
Nick Rado is New Zealand's premiere clean stand-up comedian with over 17 years experience as a professional stand-up comedian. He has been recognized for his outstanding comedic talent, winning six Best Comedy MC and Best Male Comedian awards at the NZ Comedy Guild Awards. Nick has also been honored with the Gold Winner awards for Best Comedy Podcast and Best Sports Podcast at the NZ Podcast Awards.
Nick Rado's comedic prowess has been showcased on various international platforms. He has been a standout performer at the prestigious Just for Laughs comedy festival showcase and has opened for renowned comedians such as Rob Brydon, Aziz Ansari, Danny Bhoy, and Russell Howard on their world tours. Nick has been featured in Rhys Darby's Sitcom Short Poppies on Netflix and has made appearances on The Comedy Channel Australia, TV3 & TVNZ Comedy Galas, SKY1’s Russell Howard’s World Tour, NZ’s The Rock's Sporting Rumble, and Sirius XM’s Laugh USA.
In addition to his live performances, Nick Rado's comedy special, On-Trend, was produced by Comedy Dynamics, the largest independent comedy production and distribution company in the US. Comedy Dynamics has also featured works by renowned comedians such as Jim Gaffigan, Marc Maron, and Maria Bamford. Nick's comedy album, On-Trend, has gained popularity across America on SiriusXM's Laugh USA and on the UK’s number one comedy streaming site, Next Up. Notably, his album reached number four on all albums sold on iTunes, which led to him being the only Southern Hemisphere comedian selected to record a Comedy Special for Drybar comedy, which boasts over 8 million subscribers.
"A superb comedian. Crisp jokes, great observations, absolutely brilliant." - Russell Howard
"A wonderful, hilarious comedian. He must be stopped!" - Rob Brydon, The Trip, Gavin & Stacey
"Had me nearly rolling on the floor with laughter." - Theatreview, New Zealand