Ishi, aka “I-she!”, by her Sat. Nav has been performing stand up comedy since 2004.
“Great night! tears were streaming down my face with laughter!” Mayor of Charnwood
“Funny! enthusiastic! energetic and engaging! Infectiously entertained audience!” G. Vardon Secretary BWG Conference
“Astounding start to busy day!” P. Fileman, Director SPS , Business Network Club
“ FAB! quick witted! very funny!” V.Edwards, Director Vandae Works
"cutting edge! close to bone! ". H. Isaac, H.R. (HMRC)
"very courageous subjects, well delivered timing, so pleasing to watch, " K.Oehme- Director Loving touch therapies.
"very natural!" C.Abbot- Education Director- Speaker’s club
5 Min youtube clip (Feb 2008) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I5Nhkkfygag
Since Oct 2008 Ishi’s been the resident compere at her regular & successful “Laffboro’s 2Funny Comedy Club.” www.2funny.org.uk
“side-splitting! rib-tickling! mayor-baiting! Laffboro Comedy Club” Loughborough Echo
When asked why on earth she does stand up comedy, she replied, “Venus is reviewing my visa application!”
Largest Audience: 800 on the Red Sea,
Smallest Audience: the Elf kingdom in Iceland / 2 men & a ruck sack in London
Some performances include, (but not limited to)
Nov 2009: Belgrade Theatre Coventry, Nottingham Comedy Festival, Nottingham Beer Festival,
Oct 2009: Compered/performed & danced in Bollywood Comedy Show, Curve Theatre, Leicester, Oxjam Festival, Leicester: organised & compered Comedy event.
July 2009: 5 day show “bollywood style musical” at Curve Theatre, Leicester.
Athena Centre Leicester, Castle Park Festival, International Market Place Event - Nottingham Trent University, Special Olympics, Leicester Comedy Festival, King Goerge’s Hall - Blackburn, Private parties,
Business Networking events, Inner Wheel, Rotary
Laughing Horse London , Funhouse Comedy Clubs - Midlands, Ale Wagon, Leicester, Richard Attenborough Centre, Melton Mowbray, theatre, Ship of Fools Comedy Club, Leicester, , Chuckle club LSE London, Gainsborough, charity gig-comic relief,Shepshed- vine house adam’s apple, Derby Funhouse, Kidderminster, Caper Club, Sheffield, Valkyries- Loughborough, Dudley, M19 bar- Levenshulme, Pear Shaped ComedyEdinburgh-Richmond, Quorn, Market Harborough
Leicester Comedy Festival, Brewery tap
She is a laughter coach with a corporate background in Mechanical Engineering and Senior Management.
She runs laughter therapy sessions in businesses, schools & community groups. Giving all a chance to laugh all the way to an improved bottom..........................line!
BBC radio leicester interview. Listen online. Interview is about 1 hour 7.45 mins in. http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/p003mx45/Tony_Wadsworth_10_07_2009/