Knock2bag Presents Rose Matafeo & Friends
Rose Matafeo + Nic Sampson + Emma Sidi + Mae Martin + Shivani Thussu + Johnny White Really-Really
Entry Requirements: 18+
Rose Matafeo is a comedian, writer and actor from New Zealand.
In 2018 Rose’s critically acclaimed show “Horndog” won the best comedy show award at The Edinburgh Festival Fringe and was nominated for the best show at Melbourne International Comedy Festival.
‘Effervescently entertaining’ The Guardian ★★★★
Nic is one of New Zealand's most versatile and sought-after young comics, who combines storytelling, characters, absurdity and charm in his award winning stand up.
He is a writer and performer on TV3’s Jono And Ben and Funny Girls and has appeared on panel shows 7 Days and Word Up.
In 2014 Nic won Best Newcomer in the Comedy Festival for his first ever stand up show 'Replaced By A Dog’. The following year he was he nominated for the Billy T Award, and in 2016 he was nominated for the prestigious Fred Award for best New Zealand show in the festival, making him one of the fastest rising stand ups in the country.
“Sampson is at the peak of his game…a beautiful gem of comedic goodness.” - TV3.co.nz
“This is neck-jerking, knee-slapping, wiping-tears-from-your-eyes comedy that had my ears ringing because the audience was laughing so much.” - Tearaway Magazine
'Highly talented... Extraordinary' **** (BroadwayBaby.com). 'Truly brilliant' **** (EdFringeReview.com). 'One to watch' (Knock2Bag.co.uk).
As seen on Netflix's Comedians of the World comedian Mae Martin has appeared on TV and radio across North America and has received rave reviews in the UK.
'She had the audience in the palm of her hand' (Three Weeks)
'Full of the confidence of a veteran comedian... An hour of rapier wit and cute charisma' (Scotsgay)
'Brilliant... something very special... Natural comic talent!' (The Skinny)
In 2017 she was named as one of Funny Women’s ‘Ones to Watch.’ In 2018, she won the Edinburgh TV Festival/All3Media New Voices award for her comedy script Paper.
As an actor, Shivani has just filmed Pls Like series 2 for BBC and as a writer she is currently developing original scripts for TV.