Des Meyer: Comedian for hire


Des Meyer is an excellent stand-up comedian who is also a musician and impersonator to give you a party filled with the hits and humour of the 60s and 70s.

Not only does he provide a side-splitting comedy and music show, but brings with him all the party and dance music that will really bring back the memories.

As an impersonator, this performer brings to life the music of the Bee Gees, Tom Jones, Elvis, Frank Sinatra, the Beatles and many more. He also imitates the likes of Charles Fortune, Gerrie Coetzee, Madiba as well as other famous & infamous personalities that have given us much to laugh about over the past 40 years.

This wonderful comedian brings all the right ingredients to your party to ensure a really fun occasion.

He travels with his own equipment and props and can be relied on to make you laugh.

Des has entertained at weddings, corporate dinners, Christmas parties, birthday parties, private parties and golf days and has performed as a singer in many of the top cabaret venues countrywide.

He worked as resident comedian on the Oceanos, Rhapsody, and overseas on Carnival Cruises, Luxury Ocean Liners as well at cabaret venues overseas.

Des founded a comedy club in Durban and hosted shows all over Kwa-Zulu Natal.

He has been entertaining since the late eighties as a comedian-cum-musician, and has worked with Barry Hilton at Cantina Tequila in Durban. Barry told his audience that Des was one of the funniest comedians he has worked with.

The One Man Band

Des is an accomplished singer having performed at many corporate functions with the use of backing tracks and his guitar. His music is varied, singing evergreen tracks from Tom Jones, The Rolling Stones, Frank Sinatra, The Bee gees as well as the likes of Ronan Keating and Will Young.

He has performed as a one-man band for various venues, playing in sets and performing some light-hearted comedy. Sometimes he changes the words of famous songs "on the spot," to make the evening more fun for all.

He has been singing professionally for over 20 years and his lively personality ensures that he is not just a "one-man-band," but an entertainer who will liven up any party you plan. His recent clients include Sanlam, Titan Helicopters and Investec.

If you are looking for a really fun all-round evening of music and entertainment, then this is your guy!