There are many professional speakers you can book for events nowadays, but it can be a bit difficult to find someone who is, well, a little more exciting. Someone unconventional who can deliver more than words and whose performances encompass a mixture of elements.
Someone who can not only share great insight and ideas to inspire your guests – but also delight them with laughter.
Comedy is an excellent medium for sharing knowledge. People pay more attention to a message when that message is communicated in a fun, engaging, and lighthearted manner. It is also a powerful form of entertainment that brings people together and which can make your audience feel more connected to your organization.
Plus, laughter is also one of the most powerful and efficient ways to connect with others.
This makes comedy speakers the perfect choice for a successful, entertaining corporate event.
However, are you worried that comedy is not exactly what your event needs because you never know when the comedian can say an offensive comment?
Luckily, the best comedy speakers we will talk about in this post are all about clean comedy which should wipe away all your worries about them.
Their clean jokes will 100% entertain your audience, which means that your event will be a success.
Let’s find out more about the background of these three amazing comedians.
Unconventional Comedy Speakers that Will Inspire and Entertain Your Guests
1. Adam Christing
Adam’s unique combination of leadership, humor, and creative communication turned him into one of the most successful and most engaging entertainers in the United States.
Throughout his impressive career, Adam has given close to 4000 live speeches and comedy performances – and some of his previous clients include top companies from all over the world, such as Toyota, Microsoft, and Stanford University.
With his presentations, Adam delivers refreshing, interactive comedy that has a message, one that is personalized around your audience and the event’s goals.
Another thing you should know about Adam is that he is also a published author, having written several humor books, including “Comedy Comes Clean: A Hilarious Collection of Jokes, Quotes, and One-liners.”
But the best way to get a better sense of his style is to watch him in action. So be sure to check out the presentation video below.
2. Frank Miles
Funny. Interactive. Powerful.
These are three words that best describe Frank’s magic performances that mix in comedy, acrobatics, and jugglery to communicate a powerful message about dealing with limiting fear.
It’s Frank’s combination of unique talents, which make him one of the best comedy speakers working today. Audiences love him for his humor, energy, and the way he manages to get his message across.
Crowds as large as 15,000 people have watched Frank’s keynote presentation titled “Laugh at Fear!” and rewarded his performance with standing ovations.
Check out the presentation below to get the pulse of who exactly Frank Miles is as an entertainer and the kind of value he can bring to your next event.
We couldn’t talk about the best comedy speakers and not include Patrick Henry.
Musician, author, and business humorist, Patrick is known for his unconventional keynotes, which blend humor with actionable ideas on how to build extraordinary employee and customer engagement.
Patrick is a firm believer in the fact that learning and inspiration go hand in hand with laughter, so his keynotes are always thought-provoking, but also engaging, entertaining, and hilarious.
Watch the video below to get a better sense of the kind of enthusiasm and energy Patrick can inspire in his audiences.
4. Tim Cavanagh
Tim Cavanagh has been a entertainer for more than 30 years now, which makes him one of the most long-standing comedy speakers out there.
He has been a headline at some of the best comedy clubs in the country, has performed at theatres, corporate events, fundraisers, banquets, on cruise ships and more.
Tim’s material is insightful, customized and tailored to the specifics of every event he performs at.
Thanks to his playful style and quick wit, his interactions with the audience are hilarious.
You can watch the video to see how talented he is at telling jokes and playing the guitar at the same time.
5. Rik Roberts
Rik Roberts started his career in 1992 when he joined a nationally touring comedy troupe “Midwest Comedy Tool & Die [MCTD].
Shortly after, he got into stand-up comedy. More than 20 years have passed since then, and now Rik is an experienced headliner.
He is not only a talented entertainer but also a master storyteller. The ability to integrate stories, facts, current events, visuals and crowd participation helps him engage the audience.
Thanks to his experience in stand-up comedy, Rik is now also teaching comedy writing workshops all over the country and online.
Whether you are looking for an engaging program on team building and productivity and a 100% clean comedy show, Rik Roberts is the entertainer you need.
Watch the video below to see four minutes of pure, clean comedy.
6. Frank King
Frank King was a writer for Jay Leno and The Tonight Show for more than 20 years.
He is known as the mental health comedian because, even though he has battled with depression and suicidal thoughts almost all his life, he transformed his experience into insightful comedy shows which transmit a positive message.
Frank turned this part of his life in a TED talk called “A Matter of Laugh or Death,” in which he shared his insights on suicide prevention.
He started his comedy career back in 1985 when he had made a nonstop comedy club road trip for 2629 nights in a row.
Over the years, Frank King shared the stage with many talented comedians, such as Jerry Seinfeld, Robin Williams, Jon Stewart, Jim Carrey, and many others.
If you want to entertain, inspire and motivate your audience through comedy, then Frank King is the clean comedian you need.
You can see in the video below just a quick sneak into one of his shows.
7. Brad Nieder
Besides being a funny speaker and a clean comedian, Brad is also a doctor. When he was little, he used to watch Johnny Carson’s “Tonight Show” and became fascinated by his monologues. Later on, he discovered David Letterman’s “Late Night” and George Carlin.
Brad started performing stand-up clean comedy shows while he was in medical school. After he got his medical license, he realized there aren’t enough funny doctors out there, so he decided to perform his medical humor all around the country.
Even though his brand revolves around healthcare, the clean comedy shows his performs are an excellent fit for all sorts of industries so that you can hire him for any event, from fundraisers to corporate events.
Watch the video below to discover a little bit of Brad’s medical humor.
Enjoy the Benefits of Booking the Best Comedy Speakers
An entertained audience is a happy audience, which is why you need to carefully choose the comedian that’s going to perform in front of your guests.
We made sure to present in this article only comedy speakers who do not use offensive language during their performance.
As you saw from this article, many benefits come with booking a speaker who can inspire and entertain your guests.
If you want to take full advantage of these advantages, we can help you find the best comedy speaker for your next event. Start by checking out our portfolio of entertainers and feel free to reach out to us at 615) 283-0039 if you have any questions.