The comedy scene in Palmerston North is starting to attract more and more performers from all over New Zealand to entertain audiences. Here is just a handful of the fantastic touring talent we've been host to!
Alexander SparrowAlexander is New Zealand's most prolific character comic. His Trump impersonation has been seen in The Wall Street Journal (US), and on TVNZ’s Breakfast, TV3’s The Project, and PRIME TV’s Back Benches. His past critically acclaimed shows include DJ Trump, de Sade, Fred From Featherston, ENIGMA, and The President – all characters with a quick wit, questionable morals, and a love of audience interaction.
Dan BraderDan Brader is an NZ comedy veteran. He began his career in Australia in 2007 and has performed all over Australia and his home country of NZ in comedy clubs and festivals. He's also performed two solo tours of NZ. Brader is a unique performer in the NZ comedy landscape with a style that combines sharp, cynical observational material, free wheeling storytelling and moments of inspired off-the-cuff improvisation.
Joseph ScottJoseph Scott is as vicious as he is clever, which is a deadly combination that earned him the title of being the winner of the first ever Royal Roast Rumble!
Katie BoyleKatie can sing, she can act, and damn she can make you laugh. Winner of "Best Comedy" in the 2018 Palmy Fringe Festival for her show "Pat Goldsack's Swingers' Club & Brothel", we're always thrilled when Nana comes to town!