The Johannesburg International Comedy Festival is back

Along with a live stand-up comedy show to be aired on SABC 2, the 2020 edition of the festival includes some exciting features which you can enjoy from your living room.

JICF Presents: In Conversation with…

JICF Presents: In Conversation with… is a five-part interview series featuring acts from the Lockdown Live Comedy Show.

Each episode will feature host Jason Goliath interviewing one of the international comedians featuring in the 2020 edition of the festival.

The series will be available on the JICF and YouTube channels from mid September, stay tuned to our Social media pages for more information.

JICF X COMEDYCON Masterclasses

The JICF X COMEDYCON Masterclass series brings together working and aspiring comedians to share experiences and strengthen the comedy industry in South Africa.

The five-part series will be hosted by Stuart Taylor, with each episode will featuring an expert sharing knowledge on often-overlooked aspects of the comedy and entertainment industry which can help comedians and the broader industry.

The experts will offer advice to aspiring and working comics on finance, publicity and marketing, IP and content creation, corporate comedy and building a brand.
Comedy Con will run every Wednesday from 7 October to 4 November

Comics to Comics Webinar Series

Tats Nkonzo will be hosting this five-part series which focuses on International and Pan African JICF Alumni.

The series will give you insights into the lives and careers and offers a unique opportunity to relate the African comedy experience to the local industry.

All five episodes will be available on the JICF and Savanna YouTube Channels.