Juliana Heng: Common Ground and Silver Linings


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2021 Summer Vacation Series Destination - Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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This week, Juliana Heng sits down with Valerie Lopez to talk about how comedy transformed their life from boring to one with purpose, connecting with audiences as an autistic comic (in a society not always accepting of differences), and their self-produced Walking on Spectrum movie which has premiered at several prominent comedy festivals.

Want to know more about comedy in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia?

Juliana's recommendations for comics to check out from Malaysia include: Shaq Munisamy and Garu Rumon. They also mentioned the very famous Harith Iskander and Joanne Kam who are the godfather and godmother of Malaysian comedy, respectively.

Juliana wants us to know that Malaysia has a relatively young comedy scene, but it is beginning to hit its stride.

Follow Juliana

Juliana can be seen and heard:

  • I Laugh KL - In person and online showcase produced by Juliana
  • Walking On Spectrum - written, produced, and featuring Juliana comedy and poetry

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