sassy best friend (sas-ee best frend)
1. A sidekick to the main character in a romantic comedy;
2. not conventionally attractive, quirky, hard to love;
3. sometimes not white, often gay.
NZ comedian Rose Matafeo makes her Sydney Comedy Festival debut an hour of sketch and stand up inspired by her long time obsession with romantic comedies and her favourite female film heroes. Sassy Best Friend is a show about friendship, finding confidence as a young woman and then ultimately giving up on your dreams.
2016 NOMINEE Best Newcomer - Melbourne International Comedy Festival
"a stellar debut: silly, charismatic, and packed with great gags" The Guardian