The Comedy Club KL (TCCKL) in collaboration with PJ Live Arts will present a night of laughter featuring international stand-up comics Ro Campbell from Australia, Pete Johansson from Canada and Malaysia’s very own Jason Leong.
UK-based Aussie comedian Ro Campbell has performed live comedy acts all over the UK, Ireland, Europe and was crowned Scottish Comedian Of The Year 2010.
He’s also performed at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival and Australia’s largest arts festival, Adelaide Fringe, at the world’s largest art festival Ediburgh Fringe festival 5 times, and made The Scotsman’s pick of “Best Jokes of The Fringe” in 2009.
Pete Johansson, also based in the UK, is a prominent comedian at London’s renowned Comedy Store. His comedic act has earned him deals with Warner Brothers and HBO and landed him appearances on prominent United States late night shows, and one of UK’s top radio station BBC’s Radio 4.
He also performed at Rusell Peters’ Vancouver 2009 show and has toured sell-out shows in Hong Kong, the Philippines, Dubai, Qatar, Malta, Amsterdam and Afghanistan. In 2009 his debut show at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, “Naked Pictures of My Life”, was nominated for the prestigious Best Newcomer Award and a 2010 nomination for “Chortle’s Best Breakthrough Act” award in the UK.
Leong, also known as Dr Jason Leong, is part of the Malaysian Association of Chinese Comedians (MACC) along with KL’s beloved comedians Douglas Lim, Kuah Jenhan and Phoon Chi Ho. He is a regular performer at some of KL’s favourite events such as “Time Out Comedy Thursday”, “Kings And Queens Of Comedy”, and MACC’s annual shows
Apart from placing 2nd at Laugh Off Asia: Singapore vs Kuala Lumpur 2011, he is also the founder and host of the hugely successful monthly standup-comedy show, “Comedy Kao Kao”.
So, the question is, are you up for “laughing until you’re begging for mercy?”
Deets are as follows:
Date: 20th September 2012 (Thursday)
Venue: Theatre at PJ Live Arts at Jaya One, Section 13, No.72A, Jalan Universiti, 46200, Petaling Jaya, Selangor
Admission: RM50, RM45 (Early Bird), RM30 (Student + LIVE Card)