FS comedians nominated for SA Comics’ Choice Awards

Tumi Morake

Three comedians hailing from the Free State have been nominated for the 2017 Savanna Comics’ Choice Awards. The theme for this year’s Awards is “The Freedom of Funny”.

This theme talks to the universal, borderless and inclusive nature of comedy, in keeping with a celebration of the breaking down of comedy borders and amplifying the work of some comedians.

Comedian and radio personality Tieho Khakhau has been nominated under the Audience Choice category and the Comic of the Year category.  To vote for Tieho Khakhau, the public can SMS 77269 to 45757.

Tieho Khakhau

Other Free State comedians who have been nominated in the 2017 Savannah Comics’ Choice Awards are Tumi Morake and David Kau.

Tumi Morake received nominations in the categories: Audience Choice Award, Flying Solo Award, Breakthrough Award and Savanna Comic of the Year Award. To vote for Tumi Morake the public can SMS 11353 to 45757.

David Kau received nominations for Audience Choice Award, Savanna Comic of the Year Award, Breakthrough Award and The Nando’s Best Friend of Comedy Award. To vote for David Kau SMS 15251 to 45757.

David Kau

Voting lines close on 25 August 2017 and the award ceremony will take place on 9 September 2017.

Seithati Semenokane / Courant News