AMY ANDERSON

THIS SPEAKER'S SET FEE PLACES HIM/HER WITHIN THE RANGE OF:

$7,500 and under
 
TRAVELS FROM: California

VIDEOS:
Videos pending.

SPEECH TITLES AND/OR TOPICS

  • Stand-Up Comedy
  • Adoption
  • Transracial And Transnational Adoption
  • Korean Adoption
  • Mothers/Women's Issues--Post Partum Depression, Single Motherhood, Parenting, Dating
  • Asian American Issue

Categories

After Dinner Speaker | Diversity | Entertainment | Humor

Biography

Don't let the name fool you...Amy Anderson has been described as "a skinny Margaret Cho" and "a heterosexual, Asian Ellen". She would describe herself as "a funny American girl who happened to be born in Korea and adopted by Swedish parents in suburban Minnesota." She is a true one-of-a-kind on the comedy scene and her act will remind you to never judge a book by its cover.

Long before Ms. Anderson graced the stage of a comedy club she was performing as a musician. A singer and pianist since the age of two and also an accomplished guitarist, she earned her B.A. in classical music from the prestigious Westminster Choir College in Princeton, New Jersey.

Ultimately, Amy Anderson decided music was not her calling and hearkened back to the advice of her first grade teacher, Ms. Nickel: "Amy, you should become a comedian... now go to the principal's office." After a lengthy stint in the principal's office, and a couple years working as a temp, a waitress, a dog walker, a luggage salesperson, a boarding school dorm mother, a boy choir manager, and a behavior modification specialist for autistic adults, she decided to check out the Twin Cities comedy scene. She spent six years working in Minneapolis/St Paul as a comedian, theatre and commercial actor, sketch writer, and improv teacher and performer before heading to Los Angeles.

Ms. Anderson has established herself as one of the hottest up-and-coming comedians in the country by creating and hosting the first ever Asian American, stand up showcase Chop-SHTICK, at the legendary Friars of Beverly Hills and the Hollywood Improv. You can see her on the Game Show Network, Comedy Central, Sitv, Mun2, AZN, VH1, QTN and The Tom Joyner Show on ABC and was recently a featured comedian at HBO's The Comedy Festival in Las Vegas. She has appeared in several national television commercials and if you have satellite radio, you can hear her on both Sirius and XM comedy channels. She is currently headlining college and corporate shows throughout the U.S., giving keynotes speeches about transnational and transracial adoption, and is working on several TV projects.

Live chat by BoldChat
My Favorite Speakers
 

Similar Speaker

Keith Wyche

Keith Wyche knows what it takes to be one of the highest ranking African American executives in the U.S. And, organizations such as Microsoft, NY Life, Northrop Grumman, GE, Black Recruiters Network and National Association for
More>>

Lynne Lancaster
Are you struggling with generational gaps in recruiting, retention, or communication? Do you need to engage the newly hired Millennials in the room without turning off the Generation Xer's and Baby Boomers? Are you looking for an insightful
More>>

Bill Jensen

Bill Jensen, CEO of The Jensen Group is an internationally-acclaimed thought leader who is known for extremely useful content, and his passion for making it easier for everyone to work smarter, not harder.

Bill’s astonishing ability to blend efficiency and personal
More>>

Scott Chesney
Scott Chesney, a two-time world traveler and a navigator of life with paralysis for two decades, has been described as a “profile in courage,” “a master of living life to its fullest,” and “a commander in change,” while addressing over
More>>


TRANSLATE:

The luxury christian louboutin schuhe can make you perfect in your life. I just like Christian Louboutin Schuhe.

Also, while I simply cannot justify the purchase of replica watches based on its complications alone (I'm long past that excuse), a second time zone has become something that I actually use. But would I take these Replica Watches anywhere or is it too ostentatious?

Cartier's achievements in Swiss Fake Rolex Watchmaking are the fruit of a constantly innovative approach at the service of highly distinctive aesthetics. You should know men always like watches. They will cost much for fake watches. Sometimes men also like best replica watches in fact. And sometimes you may need replica watches when you went out. The luxury replica watches can make you perfect in your life. I just like Replica Watches for some reasons! Their freedom and importance have enabled the representation of time with replica watches market. The pieces that adhere to the replica watches uk highest standards.You may like designer replica watches online. They are high quality replica watches to men. Its past as an inventor has given rise to a style that favours volume and shapes. All kinds of Replica Watches UK store for sale.