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Ishi is a happy stand up comedian, laughter therapy workshop facilitator and tickling jester. Her latest show, “Ishi Khan-Jackson: I’m Migrant!” tackles migration, identity & belonging. Zambian born,with Indian roots, Ishi calls Britain home. Does that make her Brizambdian?
This is Ishi’s second stand up show. Her first, “I am Happy!” was nominated for Funny Women’s best show award at Edinburgh Fringe Festival in 2013. The renowned Three Weeks reviewed here as an “engaging raconteur” and Female Arts awarded her a four star review. I am Happy was self produced. It toured over 7 cities.
Ishi is a qualified Mechanical Engineer, turned comedian. She started off by running a comedy night in 2008, where she was the resident compere. In reality Ishi has been making people laugh since she was born. She came out crying & they all laughed!
Ishi has been honoured to support acts such as Signatures (Britain’s Got Talent), Sarah Millican; Mock the Week’s Dara O’Brian; John Hegley; Peep show’s Isy Suttie; Paul Foot, Patrick Monahan, Suzy Bennett, Shazia Mirza, Brian Damage & Krystal & Gary Delaney.
Telephone: 07954404363 • TicklerTwitter: @ishi2funny
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org • Address: Bristol