15 Top Stand-Up Comedians & Impressionists For Your 2024 Corporate Party

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Content Executive
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Comedians and impressionists are crowd pleasures. Confident, charismatic and one-of-a-kind, the entertainers on this list are some of the best Britain offers. They are ideal for corporate events, as stand-up comedy is rated among audiences' most popular social activities. It’s one thing to see them on television but another to see them live, entertaining corporate audiences from all industries.

At Champions Music & Entertainment, you can book any comedians and impressionists below to perform at your next corporate party. Browse our selection, then get in touch!


Top Stand-Up Comedians for 2024 Corporate Parties

From famous American comedians to classic British comics, our stand-up comedians are available to hire around the globe. See our top pick of the best comics for your 2024 corporate gala, party or event. 

Nina Conti

Talented Ventriloquist

“(NINA) ‘Can you not deconstruct the act so early on?’ (MONKEY) ‘What, do they think that you’re talking to a real monkey?’”

Book Nina Conti.

Jack Whitehall

Versatile Comic, Presenter & Event Host

“I find adverts at the moment particularly annoying, like the banking adverts, because they’re trying to portray bankers as nice people… You walk up to the till, it’s like, ‘ooh, how was your holiday?’, I went camping. ‘Ooh, why did you go camping?’, because YOU lost all of my money.”

To hire Jack Whitehall, don’t hesitate to contact our booking agents directly via our online contact form

Jason Manford

Comedy Icon & TV Panel Regular

“Some people just don't get it! My dad is proper Mancunian - he doesn't leave Manchester - and I took him to see Blood Brothers. I don't want to ruin it, but it opens with two dead bodies and the mum stood over them, one of the Nolans. My dad leaned over to me and said, 'Scousers, what are they like!'"

Book Jason Manford.

Hugh Dennis

Star of Outnumbered

“(Donald Trump’s) plan if he becomes President is, he’s gonna build a 2,000-mile-long wall between the US and Mexico. So, he’s gonna built a great wall to keep people out, and at the same time, his next point was he’s not going to be influenced by China!”

Book Hugh Dennis.

Jimmy Carr

Presenter of 8 Out of 10 Cats

“My favourite road sign is ‘Falling Rocks’. What exactly am I supposed to do with that information? They may as well have a sign saying, ‘Random accidents ahead’ [or] ‘Life’s a lottery, Be lucky.'”

Book Jimmy Carr.

Katherine Ryan 

Host of Your Face Or Mine, Actress & Presenter 

"I have a beautiful daughter, who's British! And I really recommend having an English child, it's like having a tiny, ineffective butler at home. She's got me feeling like the Fresh Prince all day"

To hire Kathryn Ryan, don’t hesitate to contact our booking agents directly via our online contact form

Stephen K Amos

Comedy Compere at London’s Big Fish

“I love performing in front of all you wonderful people. But really, this isn’t all that. What I really want is my own show. But the BBC have very strict guidelines about ethnicity. Apparently, I’ve got to wait for Lenny Henry to die.”

Book Stephen K Amos.

David Mitchell

Team Captain on Would I Lie to You?

“Fish don’t blink. Which is the main eye defence. If you’re ever trying to get the eye out of a fish and it blinks… it may be a lion.”

Book David Mitchell.

Jo Brand 

Presenter of Jo Brand Through The Cake Hole, Star on Have I Got News For You & QI

"I would like to take a pill that would make me six stone, then I could eat my way back up to ten... what a bloody brilliant weekend that would be wouldn't it!"

Book Jo Brand

Babatunde Aléshé

Winner of the 2019 Amused Moose National New Comic Award

“Me and my wife, you know we got a son now, he’s two, and we were like debating like; ‘do we stay in London?’. And my wife was like ‘no, no we gotta get out’. Now, we got a dilemma, you know - do we stay in London and risk our son growing up and joining a gang, or, do we leave London and risk our child growing up with a Birmingham accent?”

To hire Babatunde Aléshé, don’t hesitate to contact our booking agents directly via our online contact form

Top Impressionists for 2024 Corporate Parties

Our handpicked selection of top-tier comedy impressionists embody the mannerisms and voices of renowned celebrities. Whether mimicking animated characters or political leaders, our impressionists are guaranteed to leave corporate audiences in awe.

Les Gibson

Britain’s Got Talent Impressionist

Les Gibson’s repertoire of characters is so extensive it’s like he’s got a whole cast living inside him! From iconic football personalities like David Beckham, Alan Shearer, and Jose Mourinho to the stars of your favourite British soaps like Coronation Street and EastEnders, Les can mimic them all. The Britain’s Got Talent contestant has appeared on This Morning and The Royal Family, earning him a legion of loyal fans. 

Jon Clegg

Star of This Morning, Radio 1 & More

Jon Clegg is a chameleon on stage, morphing into beloved characters like Homer Simpson, Kermit the Frog, and the fabulous Miss Piggy. He can take on the personalities of celebrities, from the hilarious Ant & Dec to the witty John Bishop. Jon’s got an arsenal of impressions that’ll leave you in stitches. Hilarious, talented, and downright likeable, he’s got it all. This BGT contestant’s big personality and unique ability to connect with any audience means he can command stages of all sizes. 

Jon Culshaw

Fooled Number 10 as William Hague

Jon Culshaw, often hailed as the ‘king of impressions,’ is a leading UK comedian with a repertoire of over 350 characters. Renowned for his ability to imitate famous politicians, actors, and film characters, he has gained worldwide fame. With his uncanny resemblance to famous personas, Jon is a hit at corporate parties, where he delights the audience with his comic genius. Whether you are entertaining clients or employees, this outstanding impressionalist is a fan favourite. 

Alistair McGowan

BAFTA Award-Winning Impressionist

Alistair McGowan is an award-winning impressionist. With impressive skills, he has lent his voice talents to TV series, made guest appearances on satirical shows, and written and produced for various programs. A masterful impressionist, Alistair has hilariously embodied cultural icons like David Beckham and Tony Blair. Not only a gifted comedian, Alistair has also proven his acting prowess, winning a BAFTA award for The Big Impression.

Ceri Dupree

Top Impressionist Drag Act

Ceri Dupree is a master of impressions, captivating audiences with side-splitting female personas. With flawless impersonations of beloved female icons like Marilyn Monroe, Madonna, and Tina Turner, Ceri’s comedic genius extends to playing tongue-in-cheek roles as Disney characters. His career has taken him to famous West End nightclubs and prestigious venues worldwide. Don’t miss the chance to book this sensational talent and wow your corporate guests with a performance that must be seen to be believed.

Frequently Asked Questions

Have you ever wondered how to book a stand-up comedian or impressionist, how much an entertainer costs to hire and why they are essential at events? See our frequently asked questions below.

How much does hiring a comedian for corporate parties cost?

Stand-up comedians come in all shapes and sizes. From globally renowned professionals to amateur comedians new to the circuit, their experience and personal preference dictate how much they charge for event appearances. 

This can make it difficult to find a stand-up comedian within your budget. However, our experienced and well-connected booking agents are on hand to find the perfect stand-up comedian within your budget.

Contact us using our online contact form to receive your free quote! 

Why should I hire a stand-up comedian for my corporate event?

Comedians are the perfect entertainers. They are versatile, witty, and charismatic, creating a memorable connection with your audience. These unique performers are a step above typical bands and singers, supplying entertainment with a difference. 

Each of our comedians can tailor their material to your corporate audience, so whether you desire an internationally renowned impressionist or an emerging talent, these performers will ensure your event is truly unforgettable.

Why should I choose Champions Music & Entertainment?

Booking through Champions Music & Entertainment takes the stress out of securing an act. As an expert entertainment booking agency, we do the hard work so you can sit back and enjoy the show!

How do I hire a stand-up comedian?

Champions Music and Entertainment has many comedians available for corporate events, functions and private parties. Contact us by filling in our online contact form or calling a booking agent on 0203 79 340 42.

Megan Lupton Official Author Picture
Content Executive

Having completed a Masters in Creative Writing, Megan is found regularly contributing to the company blog, where she discusses everything from the latest socio-political news stories to self-improvement. Joining Champions Music & Entertainment in 2019, Megan is also responsible for a variety of creative content, like contributing to the online presence of those we represent across the website.

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