Comedians

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Mark Sampson

Mark Sampson

In 2013 comedian Mark Sampson and his family left Cape Town to go ‘Africa Clockwise’: drive right around the continent in a 10 ton truck that runs on waste vegetable oil. So far they have travelled 23000 km, crossed 20 countries and broken down 15 times, while enjoying warm African hospitality and fabulous surf at […]

Sqhazolo Ntsika

Sqhazolo Ntsika

Sqhazolo Ntsika is a young comic who is still new in comedy but has made fast progress in a short period of time. The name means laughter in his native isiXhosa. His material consist of wordplay, one liners, current affairs and observational comedy. Comfortable and delivers excellence in both English and his home language IsiXhosa. […]

Tyson Ngubeni

Tyson Ngubeni

Tyson Ngubeni is a South African comedian, actor and voice artist, whose brand of character-driven humour and sharp observations is a distinct addition to the country’s well of talent. In the space of a few years, he has worked closely with South Africa’s comedy and theatre trailblazers and continues to catch the eye with a […]

Piet Potgieter

Piet Potgieter

Piet Potgieter is the biggest Afrikaner comedian to hit South African stages in the last five years – literally. This two meter tall Dutchman from Kraaifontein has taken the local comedy scene by storm. His funny, witty, unapologetic and in your face style of comedy has made him a firm favourite for both the Afrikaans […]

Richelieu Beaunoir

Richelieu Beaunoir

Emerging from Durban, Richelieu now resides in Johannesburg where he enjoys entertaining audiences of all dynamics from the comedy club scene to corporate functions, approaching each engagement with the same enthusiasm and professionalism. An ambassador for the TW Steel Rage Foundation and the regular host and mc for Goliath and Goliath events, Richelieu’s sharpened wit […]

Neil Green

Neil Green

Neil Green easily stands out as one of Durban’s most popular comedy acts. A prolific comedy writer, the man literally has “jokes for days.” His sharp wit, commanding stage presence, and hilariously honest brand of comedy have won him fans throughout Durban and beyond. His comedy ethos is one of introspective authenticity. He steers away […]

Marcus Ryan

Marcus Ryan

Perennial globetrotter Marcus Ryan is a gifted storyteller with a natural comic bent and has featured at so many festivals and clubs around the world it’s hard to know where home is these days. One thing’s for sure, he’s right at home on stage. A laid back yet engaging stage presence, Marcus charms his audiences […]

Jem Atkins

Jem Atkins

After more than 5 years in the comedy and corporate entertainment industry, Jem Atkins has garnered a reputation as a highly talented Professional MC and Corporate Comedy Entertainer, and indeed one of the top comedy performers in Durban. His performances are loaded with high­energy, intelligent observations, dotted with hilarious antics and realistic impressions. His sharp­witted […]

Archie Maddocks

Archie Maddocks

Archie is a naturally confident, cheerful stand-up comedian and writer, armed with a natural stage presence and a ‘winning smile’. His affable and likeable nature that immediately puts people at ease and has impressed both his peers and audiences with his charismatic, conversational style, hilarious observations and quick, acerbic wit. He has featured in a […]

Joe Emilio

Joe Emilio

Joe was born in Texas, USA and has been moving around all his life, from USA to Egypt to South Africa. Joe fell in love with Stand-up Comedy at an early age, however it was only when he arrived in South Africa that he started to pursue his dream of becoming a Stand-up Comedian. Joe […]

Kams Govender

Kams Govender

Kams Govender is one very funny guy, one of the brightest talents in Durban. Dead pan, very Yasseen Barnes, Dillan Oliphant approach to his comedy.

Jaryd Pillay

Jaryd Pillay

Fresh-faced Jaryd Pillay introduced his charm offensive to a loving crowd in Cape Town two years ago, and hasn’t looked back since. The young entertainer narrates his unique life with flare and unbridled confidence, taking on personal subjects like being mugged by clowns and looking like the main character from Life of Pi, that seem […]