🌟 An Unforgettable Night of Comedy in one of Amsterdam’s hidden comedy gems! It’s comedy for comedy fans, only 5 minute walk from Metro Zuid!
Join us for an extraordinary evening of laughter as we proudly present the comedic genius, President Obonjo! Known worldwide for his uproarious stand-up, President Obonjo brings a unique blend of satire, wit, and larger-than-life charisma that has audiences in stitches.
🌐 About President Obonjo:
President Obonjo is not your typical head of state – he's the self-proclaimed leader of the Lafta Republic. Hailing from the comedic mind of British-Nigerian comedian Benjamin Bello, President Obonjo has taken the international comedy scene by storm with his hilarious take on politics, society, and the absurdities of life.
The President’s solo shows have toured the UK and played at Bath Comedy, Brighton Fringe and Edinburgh Fringe Festivals to packed crowds and critical acclaim.
President Obonjo has attracted legions of fans thanks to his party political broadcasts on social media and NextUp Comedy specials. A beloved character on the comedy circuit, he is in demand as an MC and headliner.
President Obonjo took his third Edinburgh Show titled Goodbye Mr President to the fringe in 2019.
He is the holder of the Malcolm Hardee Award of 2019. In January 2023, President Obonjo released a Comedy special on Itvx.
President Obonjo will be supported on stage by hilarious loyal subjects.
🎭 The Reviews Are In:
👏 Star of “President Obonjo: Stolen” comedy special on ITVX.
Winner of Comedian of the Year (Lastminute.com) and Luton Comedian of the Year
Nobel Peace Prize (TBC)
🎤 Industry Reviews:
🌟 "His confident and captivating stage presence challenges the norms and redefines what it means to be a comedian” Big Belly Comedy Club
🌟 "The Idi Amin of St Albans, President Obonjo is a great comic construct" - Steve Bennett, Chortle
🌟 “Provokes bowel shaking laughs” - The Wee Review
🎤 What to Expect:
Political Comedy Brilliance: President Obonjo's take on world affairs will have you questioning everything – and laughing all the way!
Interactive Laughter: Brace yourself for audience interaction that adds an extra layer of hilarity to the show.
Memorable Moments: Prepare for an unforgettable night filled with side-splitting anecdotes and thought-provoking humour.
📅 Event Details:
🗓️ Wednesday, February 21st 2024
🕒 19:30 / Bar opens at 19:00. Restaurant open all day – so reserve a table and have some food before the show (contact the restaurant directly to reserve your table – the food is delicious).
📍 WuSH Zuidas George Gershwinplein 6, 1082 MV Amsterdam
🎟️ Tickets Available Now! Don't Miss Out – Limited Seating!
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Join us for a comedy extravaganza that transcends boundaries and brings people together through the universal language of laughter. President Obonjo Live in Amsterdam is not just a show; it's an experience you won't want to miss.
Get your friends or work crew together, or come alone and meet other comedy fans!