Kuan-wen Huang is an emerging comedian, writer and actor from Taiwan,
with major breakthroughs on the UK circuit in the last two years. With a
unique voice and his trademark quirky persona, Kuan-wen is an alumni of
the Soho Theatre Young Company and recently performed for Comedy
Central at the Edinburgh Fringe.
He is due to perform as part of AAA Stand-up at Edinburgh Fringe in 2021.
is an increasingly recognisable face amongst performers of East Asian
heritages in the UK, just as East Asians as a group gain more awareness
and campaign for greater exposure and fairer representation in the
entertainment industry. For two years in a row, Kuan-wen performed as
part of Yellow Xmas comedy show, which “showcases the top East Asian
Stand-ups”, sharing the bill with Phil Wang, Evelyn Mok, Nigel NG, Ken
Cheng and Yurijo Kotani.
A seasoned comedy show compere, Kuan-wen
hosts the Saturday Night show at The Secret Comedy Club in Brighton
monthly and runs his popular comedy night Comedy Gobbledygook in
Bermondsey, London since 2017. He has since been invited to start a new
comedy night Comedy at the Draft House Farringdon (until the lockdown
was introduced). Kuan-wen is currently writing his first solo hour.
“Taiwanese Force of Nature”
“Taiwanese Force of Nature” Chortle