Gilli Apter

Gilli Apter

Based: Johannesburg

Gilli Apter is a Johannesburg born-and-raised comic, writer and director.

Gilli, pronounced with a hard G! Has worked as a comedy writer since 2005, on a variety of different platforms. Her work includes: Marc Lottering’s sitcom, Loitering in Jozi; SAFTA-winning satirical news show, ZAnews and SABC3 sitcom, Those Who Can’t and most recently, Nik Rabinowitz’s 2016/2017 one-man show, Fortyfied.

Gilli has been writing her own material since 2015 and is now taking to the stage! Looking for some LOLs? Why not add this fresh face to your next line-up.

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Trevor Gumbi

Trevor Gumbi

Based: Johannesburg

Trevor Gumbi’s underlying charm offsets his assertive energy on stage, as he brings to the fore some socially uncomfortable issues and delivers them with hilarity.

While outspoken and sometimes controversial, Trevor Gumbi is a firm favorite in the corporate market, where he can be found entertaining executives and their staff with tailored material, proving that he has the ability to adapt rapidly and appropriately for diverse audiences.

Trevor Gumbi has had people laughing at several major comedy events in the country, including performing at Comedy Central live, Sex Live at the Lyric , Kings & Queens of Comedy, Oppikoppi, Rocking the Daisies, Kingsize Comedy Jams, Blacks Only, Laugh out Loud, Arts Alive Comedy Festival and many, many more.

 

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Aaron McIlroy

Aaron McIlroy

Based: Durban

Aaron McIlroy is one of South Africa’s most popular entertainers with a string of stage blockbusters under his belt. While Aaron’s work in the South African Theatre industry has always focused on getting his ever-growing audience base to laugh till they cry, his creative skills as a fully trained and highly experienced actor/producer extend far beyond the scope of general Stand-up comedy entertainers. Experience him in action and you’ll see why.

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Al Prodgers

Al Prodgers

Based: Johannesburg.

Al Prodgers is one of SA’s Best Corporate Entertainers, Stand up Comedians and Emcees.

If you’re looking for a top-notch Corporate Entertainer, Stand up Comedian and Emcee for your Corporate event or function, we invite you to seriously consider Al Prodgers.

Al Prodgers is available for..

  • Conferences
  • Gala dinners
  • Year-end functions
  • Charity functions
  • Golf days
  • Auctions

Al has regularly appeared on international comedy stages from Seychelles and Mauritius to sophisticated venues in London, UK. He has entertained audiences in Dubai and Abu Dhabi and worked in Windhoek, Maputo, Gaborone Zambia and Uganda at home on the African continent

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Alfred Adriaan

Alfred Adriaan

Based: Johannesburg.

Alfred Julian Adriaan is a young comedian flying up the ranks in the SA comedy scene with two consecutive South African comics’ choice nominations under his belt in the best New Comedian & best Intermediate comedian categories. This is significant considering he has only been on the comedy scene for the last 3 years. This dynamic highly energetic young comedian has also tried his hand at acting where he recently played the lead role in the Afrikaans Kyknet movie named Hospitaal op horing. He has also played lead character in an online viral campaign for Nokia/Microsoft.

Nissan South Africa recognized his increasing popularity and asked him to be part of their Nissan Magic corporate social responsibility campaign to bring awareness and help with the everyday needs of less fortunate South Africans.

He has a corporate background in brand management and corporate communications which gives him insight into what the corporate environment needs and wants for their corporate events and conferences.

Alfred has proven himself to be a versatile performer and mc with the ability of reading a crowd and delivering what the audience likes within the client/event managers expectations and requirements.

His comedy is based on his life growing up in the rural EC (HE is from a town called Hankey, NO really) with hilarious stories that range from Public School education to his complicated relationships with the fairer sex.

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Annalakshmi

Annalakshmi

Based: Durban.

Annalakshmi is an Indian National that has taken refuge in South Africa, from her Monster Mother-in-law. She uses singing in a variety of Indian vernacular as well as Old and contemporary English music to tackle family, social, economic and political issues. She loves telling stories and giving her candid commentary or her Indian “take” on things. Her Parodies are witty, funny and hit home.

She offers MC, Entertainment, Comedy, Singing Games and Guest Interaction for Private and Corporate Events and is able to customise the entertainment according to the clients specifications. Also on offer is the ” Love Story ” that she does at Wedding Receptions. Which entails narrating the story of how the couple met and singing songs that tie up with particular incidences in the story. It’s terribly romantic.

Annalakshmi is Charismatic and entertaining whether it be in between power point presentations or speeches and holds audiences’ attention with ease!

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