Comedians

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Liam Bento

Liam Bento

Cape Town Based comedian, Liam Bento has been in the comedy game since 2010, starting off as one of a stable of comedians at Jokers Comedy Club with the likes of Kagiso ‘KG’ Mokgadi and Carl Weber, then going on to perform at some of the hottest spots in Cape Town including Zula Bar, Purple […]

Mark Banks

Mark Banks

Mark Banks is one of the most recognized and respected comedians of his time.
 
In over 25 years of comedy, Mark boasts at least one new one-man show each year, of which he writes and performs all the material himself.  Since his acclaimed inception to comedy, Mark has continuously played to packed houses nationwide. Widely recognized […]

CJ Benson

CJ Benson

All the way from the streets of Lotus River in Cape Town, standup comedian Calvin Benson or “CJ Benson” as he is known to his peers was inspired to do standup comedy based on a dare.  His comedy is drawn from his experiences and observations of everyday life including that of family and friends. He […]

Dillan Oliphant

Dillan Oliphant

Fresh-faced and with a fresh approach, described as a dead-pan-one-liner comic, Dillan has grown from a novice to making waves nationally in what seems like a few short years. Dillan makes for great viewing, his static stage presence makes his unnervingly clever jokes accessible to everyone and not only makes you laugh but think as […]

Pravesh Mungaldave

Pravesh Mungaldave

Some would say Pravesh has been increasing revenue for tailors as he’s known for leaving his audiences in stitches…His family can attest…..his natural entertaining ability grew from an early age…earning him loads of moolah (at home) He has progressed to professional MCing and stand-up comedy, enticing audiences with witty, sharp humour about experiences from his […]

Khanyiso Kenqa

Khanyiso Kenqa

Khanyiso Kenqu was born in Langa Township in Cape Town, to a taxi boss father and police officer mother. He credits his parents “odd couple” status with putting him on the path to standup comedy. Through his energetic, fast-paced delivery of gags and stories, Khanyiso has a refreshing take on South African life, from politics […]

Werner Weber

Werner Weber

Werner started his illustrious comedy career on the humble streets of Bellville in 1996 where he did his first impersonation of Nelson Mandela at a high school sporting event. This was also the last time he did a Nelson Mandela impersonation. Forward thirteen years as Werner hits his 30’s and decides to really give comedy a bash. […]

Mojak Lehoko

Mojak Lehoko

Mojak Lehoko is revered as an observational and spontaneous stand up comedian, with a knack for identifying the humour in even the most “dire” of circumstances.   His ability to adapt to diverse audiences has allowed him to perform at comedy events all over South Africa.  2010 saw the beginning of an eventful year in his […]

Mel Jones

Mel Jones

Born and raised in Cape Town and a proud resident of Mitchell’s Plain, Mel Jones describes herself as “the favourite” of three siblings. She is a single mother, comedian, award nominated producer and an energetic entertainer. Her career started taking flight when she was fondly received at the Spier Amphitheatre only 6 short weeks after […]

Brent Palmer

Brent Palmer

BrentPalmer; a London trained actor, stand-up comedian and writer is a regular on the stand-up comedy circuit; known for his blend of observational comedy and self-deprecating humour. He has played festivals like “Old Mutual Comedy Encounters”; Parker’s Comedy Club in Johannesburg, as well as a special for MNet in Lagos called “Live in Lagos”. He […]

Angel Campey

Angel Campey

A recent addition to the Jou Ma Se Comedy Club ‘Support’ comedian file is Cape Town local, Angel Campey. Realising she had the perfect name to be a stripper, but possessing no co-ordination or dance skills, Angel fell in love with irony at a young age. She developed her wit to get through an awkward […]

Mary Scary (Rhys Woods)

Mary Scary (Rhys Woods)

Mary Scary is a creation of South African Comedian and Radio DJ Rhys Woods. “Mary Scary is the Greatest Rock Star of All Time!” Born and Raised in the small town of Dayton, Ohio, she moved to the bright lights of NYC. There people used her, but as a result she realized her “TRUTH”. One […]