Adam Chicken Palmer is one of the funniest and most versatile stand-up comedians and performers in the country. From corporate hoaxes to emceeing functions to specifically tailored stand up comedy guaranteed to make your event a memorable one. Adam uses song parodies, impersonations and off the wall characters in his comic presentations in an exciting and professional way. Just like the dish, Chicken Palmer goes well with a couple of beers or is equally complemented by a fine wine!
Adam’s Drama training at Deakin University and professional acting experience in shows such as Blue Heelers, Stingers and Neighbours enable him to deliver a variety of dynamic performance styles to suit every corporate or social club function. He has worked as a writer for television sketch comedy Totally Full Frontal, written and performed in six Melbourne International Comedy Festival shows and starred in over a dozen national television commercials. He has performed numerous corporate hoaxes appearing as a mock after dinner speaker for companies such as BHP Billiton, Delfin and Bristol Myer Squib.
Adam appeared as a weekly guest on Greg Evans 3AK radio show in 2003 writing song parodies of the weeks’ news events. His hilarious tailored song parodies on his trusty guitar have also delighted dozens of corporate clients over many years including Telstra, Shell and McDonalds. As an emcee, Adam has the reputation of delivering an articulate and confident performance whilst still providing humour and spontaneity. He recently emceed Chisholm institute’s hairdressing awards night, their 2007 & 2010 graduation ceremonies and has hosted the Australian Cinematographer’s annual awards ceremony.
For almost 20 years Adam has performed his unique comedy throughout every state in the country and has been seen on Foxtel’s Headliners and Stand Up Australia programs. On top of his work with corporate clients, he regularly performs for sporting clubs including AFL functions and president’s lunches for Hawthorn, Carlton, Essendon, Richmond, St Kilda, Melbourne and the Western Bulldogs. The Chicken has also been seen at literally hundreds of amateur football and cricket clubs around the country. Personalities Adam has worked with include Rove, Dave Hughes, Geoffrey Rush, Dave O’Neil, Brian Taylor and Channel seven’s Peter Mitchell amongst countless others. Guaranteed to make you laugh out loud, a unique and versatile performer, Chicken Palmer is always professional and will compliment any event.