"Ishi Khan-Jackson" (ishikhanjackson)


"Ishi Khan-Jackson"

Comedian, Compere, laughter coach | Leicester, Leicester, UK




 "...Excellent! .  We loved  Ishi's contribution at The International Women's event . It resonated with the entire audience!" Dr Lorna Cork

"Ishi Khan Jackson may be small but her energy and positivity certainly makes up for it. Dancing her way through her first ever 1 hour show Ishi kept the audience engaged with stories of her upbringing. It's pretty safe to say that you come out of Ishi's show feeling uplifted, if not wanting to get up on stage and join her in dancing!" Nottingham Comedy Festival Sept 2011

"Ishi is very fun and entertaining! Full of energy and made us all LOL!!"Barefoot Festival 2011, Barefoot Festival 2010 

"Finishing off the night was the very fun Ishi Khan Jackson! The rough Dudley crowd really took to Ishi's routine! A lovely woman and a great person to hang around with!" West Midlands Comedy Forum (14 Nov 2010- Lamp tavern- Dudley) 

"Hotter than a hot Madras!" Oct 2010 Laffacino’s at Birmingham Comedy Festival 

 "Ishi – thank you. I was delighted that you were able to take part and the feedback on the show has been wonderful!" Lynne Parker, Producer of Funny Women Ltd., Organiser of comedy Showcase for Pan Asian Women's Association at London's Asia House. 17 June 2010 www.funnywomen.com

"Ishi Khan-Jackson performed to a wide audience of over 100 women at International Women's Day (6 March 2010) at Carillon Rooms, Loughborough. She engaged with and entertained women of all ages, backgrounds & cultures, who loved her comedy!" Varsha Parmar, Development Officer for Human Rights & Equalities Charnwood

“Ishi Khan-Jackson performed stand-up comedy at the Black Workers Group Conference held at Athena Centre on 17th March 2009. She was very creative and funny! She engaged with the audience and varied her material. My colleagues and I were impressed with her energy and commitment. She was also enthusiastic and infectiously entertained the audience from beginning to the end. I will not hesitate to use her services again.”  

Ghartey Vardon Leicestershire County Council.  March 2009

“Side-splitting! rib-tickling!” Loughborough Echo 

“Very helpful to everybody!” Mrs Hamwene - 1st grade teacher 

Ishi performed her 1st One Woman show, “I Am Happy!” to a full house at Dave’s Leicester Comedy Festival in Feb 2012.

She has performed  as support for Dara O’Brien at Summer Sundae De Montfort Hall, Leicester

John Hegley - Lyric lounge, Leicester 2009

Isy Sutie, Ship of Fools, Leicester

Paul Foot - Swansea

Patrick Monahan - LSE London, Maze (Funhouse Comedy Nottingham), Laffboro’s 2Funny Comedy (Loughborough) 

Shazia Mirza - The Drum (Bham), Funny Women (Leicester Square Theatre, London) Laughing Calves, (Bham)

Compere - Outdoor Fundraising Event for Vista Society for the Blind

Costa Coffee- NCF 2011

Ishi is just as comfortable before an intimate club audience as a large corporate audience.


Lead role - East Side Kahani at Loughborough Town Hall - June 2010  

Aladdin in Aladdin- Feb 2012  ((http://lborofaiths.org.uk)

Compere for Bollywood Comedy Night - Curve Theatre (http://www.curveonline.co.uk)

Kahani Sapno ki- Curve Theatre, Leicester

Improvised Comedy:

Ishi has performed with UFI - Leicester

MissImp Nottingham

Impro viva- Belgrade Theatre, Coventry


Oak Fm co-presenter on Asian Connections with Deedar Bahra (http://www.oakfm.co.uk/on-air/dee-bahra/)

Ishi has been making people laugh since she was born. That’s well over 147 million lifetimes ago. 

She came out crying & they all laughed! “Ha! Ha! It’s not a boy! it’s a fairy!”

Her first solo performance was during her formative years at Primary School in Zambia. 

She took  to the stage before a Zambian audience of nearly 1800 pupils and teachers. She has been compering, promoting, organizing and managing successful comedy events since Oct 2008.

Ishi intuitively adapts her performance to suit your audience needs. From Conferences / family friendly events to slightly cheeky, she loves spreading fun & hilarity!  

Her flexible nature make her a highly sought after comedian making your guests laugh themselves Ha! Ha! Ha..PP.. HEEEEE!  

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