Brad Zimmerman is a comedian from Wellington, New Zealand.

He has performed all over New Zealand and the UK, including the Wellington Opera House, the London Comedy Store, and the Edinburgh Fringe Festival.

He’s a husband, a dad, a fantasy novel enthusiast, a dwarven cleric, and an award-winning rapper (not even kidding).

Brad has received critical praise for his New Zealand International Comedy Festival shows, ‘Grown Up’ (2011) and ‘Skydiving With My Mum’ (2013).


“Brad Zimmerman, with his wit and shining charisma, is a comedian not to be missed” – Salient

“He has a real gift for rapid changes in tone and pace, going from hilarious to dead serious in the same sentence” – Salient

“Zimmerman is a confident, engaging performer… a good storyteller, and quite the wordsmith” – Chortle

“Zimmerman’s timing and delivery elicit warm laughs and there is a relaxed charm about him” – Theatreview

“His delivery is slick” – Theatreview

“A breath of fresh air… unpredictable flow and vivid personality” – Positively Wellington Venues


Winner “Best Show Concept” (for Tag Team Comedy) – 2014 Wellington Comedy Awards

Nominee “Best Show Concept” (for Tag Team Comedy) – 2014 NZ Comedy Guild Awards


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