AJ Lamarque is a comedian, podcaster, producer and writer based in Sydney.
His natural charm and charismatic personality has made him a well-known personality in the LGBTQIA+ community, having hosted and performed in numerous events including their own night Kweens of Comedy and podcast Dungeons & Drag Queers.
AJ has performed at Queerstories, The Comedy Lounge, Bondi Feast Festival, Sydney Fringe and Comedy Festivals, Sydney Comic Con, PAX, Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Festival plus many, many more. He was also a finalist in the Young Achiever category of the 2019 Honour Awards.
“They are able to discuss experiences that would have been incredibly difficult to navigate as a child with a charming sense of levity and irony, relaxing into themselves and allowing us to laugh with them … Their humour is matched only by their striking beauty, with flawless make-up and impeccable style.
“One of Sydney’s most adored Queer comedians, AJ […] will 100% leave you in stitches!”
A Modern Gay’s Guide
“A cheeky and charming comedian, AJ brings a unique perspective, providing both delight and intrigue. AJ’s warm stage presence and off-the-cuff wit has made her a crowd favourite in our room and we are looking forward to having her back.”
What She Said & Tuesday Tonic Co-Producer and Comedian, Naomi Mourra
“AJ is a natural star. He is simply fabulous with his charismatic charm and silliness. His humour is bright and witty with a pinch of sentimentality. AJ is joy to watch!”
Crips & Creeps Producer and Comedian, Madeleine Stewart
“AJ is polished, bold and a brilliant storyteller. Hilarious relatable anecdotes and a well crafted stage presence combine to surprise and delight his loyal audience!”
Comedian, Bec Melrose
“Sharp commentary with a political edge, delivered sweetly with a warm and eloquent style. As a host, AJ has a gentle and satirical stage presence, which is as refreshing as it is legitimately hilarious; guiding audiences masterfully from act to act, and big laugh to big laugh.”
Comedian, Charity Werk