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Daliso Chaponda Brings Comedy Tour to Newcastle's Stand

The Malawian born stand up Daliso Chaponda has announced a Newcastle show at The Stand Comedy Club on 11th November. He has performed all over the world, including two UK-wide tours and at the Edinburgh, Melbourne, Singapore and Cape Town comedy festivals. Now, he's heading to Newcastle's Stand for one night only with the best of the best from all of his shows!


Can't wait to have an actual audience in front of me and make actual people laugh. I am overcapitalising because I've been entertaining people on a screen for a year. Actual people. You'll cry with laughter; I'll cry with joy. It could get messy.
DALISO CHAPONDA MAY 2021


Daliso shot to fame and captured the hearts of the nation on Britain’s Got Talent 2017where he reached the final and was Amanda Holden’s Golden Buzzer act. He has goneon to amass an outstanding 300 million plus YouTube & Facebook views!


Last November he performed on The Royal Variety Performance (ITV1) with other notable TV appearances under his belt that include three appearances on QI (BBC2) and is a series regular on the Apprentice You're Fired (BBC2). He is also due to appear on this years Rhod Gilbert's Growning Pains for Comedy Central.
 

His Radio 4 show ‘Citizen Of Nowhere’, which he wrote and stars in,is back for a third series this October. His last stand-up show ‘Blah Blah Blacklist’ received critical acclaim from the Edinburgh Festival and his previous show ‘What The African Said’ sold out a 50 + date UK tour and also received much critical praise.


In addition to Stand up Comedy, Daliso is also a prolific fiction writer. He has published science fiction and was a finalist in the ‘Writers of The Future’ competition run by L. Ron Hubbard publishing based in the USA and he has had his murder mysteries and fantasy fiction in numerous magazines and anthologies.


Tickets: http://www.underbellyfestival.com/whats-on/daliso-chaponda-live