Saturday Laughs, with David Correos and Samantha Hannah
Saturday Laughs is a two hour comedy showcase of some top NZ and international talent, right in the heart of Kāpiti at Te Raukura ki Kāpiti in Coastlands' Theatre.
With headline act David Correos
A meteoric act in the NZ comedy scene, the Filipino comic recently won the 2016 Billy T James award.
David grew up in Christchurch and after deciding stand up comedy and performing arts was the career he wanted to pursue, David moved to Auckland in 2014 and has been making big strides since the move including being given the "Comic Originality" award at the 2015 Comedy Guild Awards. His style of comedy can be described as a big ball of manic energy that even his body can't keep up with.
"David Correos, seems only to have to stand there to get laughs" - Theatreview (Aotearoha: Rising Stars)
"His energetic performance leaves him panting for air and the audience begging for more." - Metromag
"A one-man circus who will do practically anything to entertain an audience for the genuine love of it." - Theatre Scenes
With feature act
From her homeland in Scotland to her new home in NZ, Samantha has had audiences laughing around the globe. A class act.
“a talented raconteur” - Fringe Biscuit
“Expert stand up throughout“ - Chortle
“One of the funniest ladies on the planet” - Remote Goat
El Jaguar - Mexico
From the dusty streets of Guadalajara, rising triumphant as the Mexican luchador everyone wanted to be in the World Wrestling Federation circa 1990, then into obscurity: El Jaguar is making a comeback… and it’s going to be hilarious.
Michael Macaulay - UK
Trent H. Baumann - Australia
This is one show not to be missed! Book early and often.
This line up differs from that previously advertised, due to illness Pax Assadi is no longer able to perform