Career chameleon and self professed pun queen, Joana Simmons has been making her mark on the comedy cabaret scene with her brand of full-power physical comedy, witty songs and banter.
NZ born and bread, she has performed in a variety of festivals as herself or pseudonym, Banana Jolie including; Melbourne International Comedy Festival, Splendour in the Grass, New Zealand Fringe Festival, Melbourne Fringe (Putting the G’Day in Cabaret), The Village Festival and Falls Festival. She was a semi-finalist with “Miss Friby (and the Fribbles)” on Australia’s Got Talent.
She is also an aerobics and yoga instructor, who drawns on these for her shows "Confessions of an Aerobics Instructor" and "Spiritual Gangster"
" hit the spot and makes you giggle at the cheeky bruise left behind"-Theatrepress