Joanna Sio is an improviser and a stand-up comedian from Hong Kong. She won second place at the 2012 HK International Comedy Competition while she was 9 months' pregnant. She was part of Singapore's very first all-female touring comedy troupe, 'Comedy on Heels'. She has performed live stand-up in Australia, Canada, India, Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia, Poland, Austria, Hungary, Germany and the Netherlands. She has also performed in numerous comedy festivals, including the Singapore Comedy Fringe Festival, Manila Improv Festival, the Magner’s International Comedy Festival, Kuala Lumpur International Comedy Festival and Fringe World. She was invited to perform in the Melbourne International Comedy Festival 2015, the first troupe of 'Comedy Zone Asia' and represented Hong Kong to compete in Laugh Factory's Funniest Person in the World Competition in 2016. She is a feature comedian in Comedy Central Asia.
"Rapid Fire and Cleverly Funny!" (Jami Gong, Founder, Take Out Comedy)
"A winning stage presence" (www.chortle.co.uk)
"Clever, snappy and very funny" (Daily Review, Australia)
She has taught comedy workshops/classes and gave talks about comedy for students in various universities in Hong Kong and Singapore, as well as for the general public for the National Library Board of Singapore, TEDxNUS and the Toastmaster International conference in Singapore.