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Nels Ross – Entertainer, Clean Comedian, Comedy Juggler

entertainer, clean comedian, comedy juggler Nels RossNels Ross is “The Inspirational Oddball,” an acclaimed entertainer, clean comedian, and comedy juggler who thrills audiences from Australia to Bermuda and Canada to Mexico. His interactive comedy variety shows blend flying objects, hilarious humor, audience participation, and edge-of-your-seat stunts to rave reviews.

In his 20+ years as a full-time entertainer, Nels has wowed corporate, nonprofit, and other clients time and again. He has also trained or collaborated with world-class artists from Broadway and Cirque du Soleil.

Lauded as “absolutely amazing,” “a killer act,” and “side-splittingly funny,” Nels’ shows are guaranteed knock-your-socks-off entertainment that appeals to all. It’s like Ed Sullivan meets America’s Got Talent!

From his start in central and western New York, Nels has gone on to thrill adult, youth, and family audiences in Pennsylvania, Ohio, Michigan, Ontario, Canada, and around the world with his juggling and variety entertainment.

Contact In Jest today for availability and booking info. You’ll be glad you did!


From Central and Western New York to the World

After humble beginnings in central New York, Nels moved to Buffalo NY. From there he quickly became known in Pennsylvania, Ohio, Michigan, and Ontario, Canada. He has since won the hearts of international audiences with his comedy juggling entertainment.

Proven Entertainer, Customized Entertainment

Nels is a sure hit for your banquet, convention, corporate event, festival, fundraiser, holiday party, or other celebration. Going beyond clean comedian and comedy juggler, he also shares uplifting keynotes, ministry, and school programs through GigMasters, Upward Sports, Young Audiences, and others.

Clean Comedian + Comedy Juggler + ???

Want more than a clean comedian and comedy juggler? Nels can work with or recommend a magician, game show, impressionist, ventriloquist, or other entertainer. From small to full-scale productions with multiple performers, options are available for a range of budgets and events. Just ask.


“wow! by all accounts, one of the best”

Fredonia Opera House

“outstanding! a true professional”

Corning Museum of Glass

“great show… simply the best!”

Uniland Development Company

“you had everyone in stitches!”

Chautauqua Institution

“smashing success!”

Texas Association of Magicians

“what a ham!”

Subway Restaurants

“side-splittingly funny… A+!”

Daemen College

“killer act”

Canadian Association of Magicians

“20,000 fans were delighted”

Buffalo Bisons

“absolutely amazing… hysterical!”

Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute

Clients of entertainer and keynote speaker Nels RossClients of entertainer and keynote speaker Nels Ross

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