Sharon Wanjohi - Comedian
Updated: Jul 9
Comedian Sharon Wanjohi is 2023's One to Watch in Comedy!
Allow me to introduce you to the incredibly talented Sharon Wanjohi, an up-and-coming stand-up comedian who is making waves in the comedy scene. With a diverse range in her act, Sharon seamlessly transitions from shock comedy to absurd humour, keeping audiences entertained throughout. Her unique style and perspective make her a true standout.
Despite being relatively new to the circuit, Sharon has already made a name for herself. She was a finalist in the Funny Women Stage Awards and the Chortle Student Comedy Awards in 2021, showcasing her comedic prowess and earning recognition from industry experts.
Sharon's talents have caught the attention of various platforms and shows. In 2022, she featured in the Channel 4 online series 'Jokes only a... Can Tell,' which celebrated the comedy of diverse voices, including Muslim, disabled, Jewish, Nigerian, and lesbian stand-up comedians. She also made a memorable appearance on the popular podcast 'Drunk Women Solving Crime,' adding her comedic flair to the mix.
Continuing her success into 2023, Sharon has been making appearances on notable shows. She recently appeared on The Laura Whitmore Breakfast Show, bringing her wit and charm to the airwaves. Additionally, she is set to feature in the fifth series of ITV's The Stand Up Sketch Show, further solidifying her rising star status.
Sharon's performances have garnered praise from critics and comedy enthusiasts alike. Steve Bennett from Chortle describes her as having a spark in her performance, delivering memorable zingers while being witty and engaging. Her sets touch on important topics such as race and gender, showcasing her ability to blend sarcasm with a relaxed smile. With a variety of comedic skills in her repertoire, including impressive impressions and clever boastfulness, Sharon has firmly placed herself on the "one to watch" list.
With her sharp wit and unique comedic perspective, Sharon Wanjohi is a rising talent that you won't want to miss. Keep an eye out for her upcoming performances, as she continues to shine in the comedy world.
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