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Oct 07

Comedian Amos Gill

Thu / October 7, 2021
8:00 pm – 10:00 pm / Memorial Union M-Shop, ISU Campus

Comedian Amos Gill will perform at Iowa State University on Thursday, October 7. Doors will open at 7:30 p.m. for the 8:00 p.m. performance at the Maintenance Shop in the Memorial Union. Admission is free and open to the public.

Amos Gill, originally from Australia, has found his way to the USA to further establish himself in the comedy world. Following his broadcast career hosting the Amos, Cat & Angus radio show, Gill was a national runner-up in triple j’s RAW Comedy competition. He went on to earn nominations for the Best Emerging Comedian and People’s Choice awards at the 2013 Adelaide Fringe for his debut solo show, You’ve Changed.

Gill has been seen on TV, hosting the Wacky World Beaters for ABC3, before being recruited as a recurring guest on Jimeoin’s FIFA World Cup comedy commentary series The Full Brazilian (SBS) and had a starring role for Fox Footy sitcom Four Quarters. He has appeared in multiple TV galas including the MICF Allstars Comedy Gala, ABC2’s Comedy Up Late, the Comedy Channel’s Just For Laughs series’, and is a recurring guest on Australia’s Celebrity Name Game. Gill was recently invited by Jim Jefferies to join him on his Australian arena tour, as well as at New York’s iconic Madison Square Garden, and Jim’s arena tour of South Africa.

The free event is sponsored by the ISU Student Union Board (SUB) of the Memorial Union, a student-run programming board that organizes cultural, recreational, educational, social, and entertainment activities and events throughout the academic year.