Saturday 12th May 2018
The Malawian born stand-up was a standout star from this year’s show, capturing the nation’s hearts and garnering over 8 million Facebook views and 9 million on Youtube. The What the African Said… tour takes in 31 dates across the UK starting on 8th February at Nottingham’s Glee Club and culminating on 27th April at Edinburgh’s Queens Hall. Daliso has also just been confirmed for his own Radio 4 series entitled Daliso Chaponda: Citizen of Nowhere.
“…Laughter is how I cope with pain. I have seen and experienced some horrible things but laughter helped me cope. Telling jokes is repaying the favor. This show is my thanks to the laughter.” Daliso Chaponda, June 2017