Al Prodgers: Comedy MC
Corporate Comedian & MC
Al’s clean, corporate comedy is hilarious and energizing. His style is interactive, and filled with genuine warmth towards his audiences. His positive, proudly South African message of embracing change and building relationships will boost and motivate your audience while they laugh. By growing empathy between diverse groups of people, his comedy can improve workplace relationships and teamwork.
Al is a highly sought after MC, specialising in the subtle art of making the client the star of the show.For more than two decades he has worked as a highly respected Stand-Up Comedian, MC and Comedy Improviser, entertaining audiences locally and internationally from Toronto, London, Dubai and across Africa including Uganda, Zambia, and Seychelles.
Having completed a prestigious Bachelor of Arts Degree and a Performer’s Diploma in Speech and Drama at the University of Cape Town, Al Prodgers began his career as an actor and scriptwriter. You may have seen Al appear in popular TV series like Generations, Isidingo and Wild At Heart amongst many others. After years of experience in TV, film, and theatre he became one the pioneers of modern Stand-Up Comedy in South Africa.
He utilizes these skills to maximize your company’s messaging throughout his performances. If you missed him as a grand finalist in the international comedy competition, “Yuk Yuks Great Canadian Laugh Off”, you can see him as the host of his own special on Comedy Central.Otherwise, Al is often on stage at comedy clubs throughout South Africa, constantly working on freshmaterial in front of a live audience. Like any comedy, it’s best said live.
“You were World Class!
”Angus Campbell, CEO of Equinity
Al was superb. The client was extremely happy and so was I. He handled the whole evening very professional and made everything come together. I will highly recommend Al for his MC and his show. He really did an outstanding job!
Rika Mitchell, Lateral Unison