One of SA’s most loved comedians, Sifiso Nene, is headed to Cape Town on Saturday to debut a one-night only performance of his newest funny showcase, I HAVE NO CHOICE, which promises to leave audiences in stitches.
The Kwazulu-Natal-born stand-up comedian, actor and MC, is set to charm The Mother City comedy audiences at The Baxter Theatre on Saturday 2 November 2019, with his infectious humour and relatable jokes.
I caught up with him yesterday
When are you happiest?
I am super happy when I’m on stage.
What does comedy mean to you?
Comedy is my life. I don’t have words that can describe it better than that
What is the most enjoyable aspect of your work ?
That I heal people through laughter. People are going through the most in life. It is always nice to hear people talk of the impact that comedy makes in their lifestival.
Are you Famous ?
I wouldn’t really say famous famous. But most people who are interested in the comedy industry do know me.
What do you think of Influencers ?
I think that it’s their time to shine and they should take advantage of this opportunity.
What drives you…. Ego or Humility?
Give me a short joke with a punchline ?
You are cute
Trevor Noah, David Kau, Riaad Mooser
Which living person do you admire most and why?
Trevor Noah. Do I really need to say why?
What is your most treasured possession?
My comedy gift
It’s your round what are you drinking?
Passion fruit and lemonade
Dream gig to do?
Montreal Comedy Festival
What makes you stand out?
My background informs my content. So that makes me stand out
If you were not a funny fellow what would you do?
I’d probably be in theatre
Pick five words to describe yourself?
Funny, observant, adventurous,introvert,smart
5 Favourite comedians of all time ?
1. Chris Rock
3. Trevor Noah
Greatest Movie Ever Made?
What changed your life?
Discovering my COMEDY gift
Who do you love?
What is your favorite word?
Money and the Bokke must win the Rugby World Cup 2019