Writer/performer Ben McKenzie is best known as a comedian. He hosts the improvised adventure show Dungeon Crawl, the Melbourne Museum Comedy Tour, live games such as The Curse and The Whispering Society with Pop Up Playground, and hit Doctor Who podcast Splendid Chaps with John Richards. He also works as a voice-over artist, presenter and actor. He is an associate producer of Karen Pickering's Cherchez la Femme, the monthly feminist Q&A in the pub salon, and is on the organising committee for the Melbourne Slutwalk. You can follow him on Twitter at @labcoatman. His favourite dinosaur is Stegosaurus.
Sessions artist is participating in
VENUE: Auditorium 2, SLQ
Did you know that people attending this session are 86% more likely to live longer? Science writer Bianca Nogrady and geek comedian Ben McKenzie discuss bad science, dodgy health statistics and how to spot quackery.
This event is free. Please register using the 'Book Now' link below. Please ensure you are at the venue at least 15 minutes before free events.
VENUE: The Edge, SLQ
Funny, personal and heartfelt stories about being genre nerds and being proud. Live storytelling from Matt Fraction, Sarah Wendell, Justine Larbalestier, Ben McKenzie and Stuart MacBride.
VENUE: Main Auditorium, Brisbane City Hall
Former Deputy Prime Minister Tim Fischer joins star of screen and literature, William McInnes, Indigenous author and social commentator Anita Heiss, actor and comedienne Julia Zemiro, Geek Comedy’s patron saint Ben McKenzie and youth activist Yassmin Abdel-Magied in a lively and passionate debate adjudicated by Phillip Adams.