In the first look, Chris Wainhouse may come through as a handyman or a professor. But those who have watch him perform will run for cover the moment they see him approaching. He can lambast you with hilarious punch lines and have you in stitches before you know it. He is truly a world class comedian with a crazy mind and cutting-edge wit. Having been around for the better part of two decades, Chris has won national and international recognition because of his sidesplitting standup performances. Contact us now to get in touch with Chris Wainhouse and hire him for your comedy event.
Chris proves himself a kickass comedian wherever he goes. He has performed to culturally diverse audiences in Singapore, Malaysia and Hong Kong and has kept up his reputation for being a hilarious comic. He has won several honors and awards for his uproarious comedy and is a highly sought after artist for all sorts of gigs. He’s hugely popular among corporate clients and has more than a few big name companies on his CV. A recognized TV anchor and performer, Chris is every bit the perfect comic that you have imagined, and more.
Chris Wainhouse’s standup shows are guaranteed sellouts because he brings something new and unprecedentedly hilarious to his audience each time he gets up there. He picks up the most ingenious themes and ideas to weave his stories around and astounds his viewers with his audacity and confidence. He has taken the whole Oz comedy scene by storm, from Adelaide to Melbourne and from Sydney to Perth. Chris is one of the very few comics who bring philosophical subjects such as the creation of the universe, belief systems and discovery under the comic light with sidesplitting effects.
Chris can put together a rollicking show with the mastery of a great artist that he is. He can pepper your evening with tongue-in-cheek humor and have you fall off your chair laughing through his hilarious social commentary and personal stories. Hugely talented, formidably bold, and belly-aching funny, Chris Wainhouse is doubtlessly one of the best standup comedians in the world. His relentless punch lines and rib-tickling humor can have any audience begging for mercy.
Wainhouse is an extensively experienced comic with a long trail of memorable performances in his wake. The audiences love him, and so do TV producers, the reason why he has appeared in every successful comedy show on every channel. His top rated TV performances include Ten Network’s Rove Live, Nine Network’s The Footy Show, The Comedy Channel’s Headliners, Granada Productions’ Hit And Run, and numerous other TV programs.
Chris has been sensational at some of the world’s most renowned comedy stages including the Comedy Club in Melbourne, The Classic in Auckland, and the Jongluers in the UK. He’s the winner of the Triple J Raw Comedy Awards and his latest act Antichris was nominated for the Best Comedy Show award in the Perth Fringe Festival 2014.
Truly a world class performer, you’ll never forget his comedy!
Known for his searing angular prose, Former Triple J Raw Comedy Winner Chris Wainhouse is touted by many as one of the best writers and performers in Australian comedy.
His sharp-witted and daringly clever act has seen him win the 1998 Comedian of the Year at the famous Harold Park Hotel in Sydney. Past winners include the Umbilical Brothers, Flacco, Carl Barron and Kenny Graham. Chris was also successful in taking out the Grand Final for the Triple J Raw Comedy Competition in Melbourne which earned him a trip to Edinburgh Comedy Festival.
Chris is a regular headline act at some of the world’s most prestigious comedy venues including Melbourne’s Comedy Club, ”The Classic” in Auckland and Jongluers in the UK. He also regularly headlines in Singapore, Jakarta, Malaysia and Hong Kong; a testament to his cultural diversity. Sharp witted and daringly clever Chris’s fresh brand of comedy is guaranteed to bring any audience undone.
“Chris Wainhouse was brilliant. Took him about 5 mins to judge the crowd and from then he had them rolling with laughter. Talking to him beforehand, a number of people said he was the most polite comedian they had met. I have seen Chris a few times and that is why we asked if he could do our function. Completely satisfied with his act at our Sports Dinner.”
“Just wanted to say, that Chris Wainhouse was the best pick for our Members Christmas party. He made everybody hysterically laugh, and got them all involved in the jokes. It bought something different to party and started the night off with a bang.”
Kind Regards, Carla
“Chris was fantastic, very good reviews from everyone. “
Dan Bridge Point Communications
* Triple J Raw Comedy Winner (Queensland Final) 1999
* Triple J Raw Comedy Winner (Australia Final) 1999
* Harold Park Sydney – Comic of the year 1998
*The ANTICHRIS was Nominated for Perth FRINGE Festival 2014 – Best Comedy Show.
“The Anti-Chris is in full throttle, no one will be able to stop him” The Music
Chris’s rapid fire wit and rapier delivery has audiences begging for mercy – Brisbane News
Excellent must see!- Courier Mail
Chris has more character than a Disney movie – Time Off Magazine
Rugby Tri-Nations Series, The Bledisloe Cup, State of Origin Final.
Australians are not the only people that Chris has ducking for cover. Chris has performed his stand-up in Singapore, Indonesia, Edinburgh, Hong Kong, U.K, Amsterdam and all over New Zealand.
– 110% Tony Squires Seven Network, ROVE LIVE
– Ten Network, The Footy Show – Nine Network, Headliners
– The Comedy Channel, Hit and Run
– Granada Productions, Stupid Punts
– Screentime Productions.