As CEO of In Jest Inc., Nels works solo and with a network of proven performers and presenters to provide a guaranteed hit for your event.
Book early, as Nels and friends are in demand and cloning attempts have been unsuccessful.
Every booking helps someone in need, through clean water projects and other initiatives.
Experience the one-of-a-kind, knock-your-socks-off comedy, juggling, and stunts of clean comedian and variety entertainer Nels Ross (and others upon request). From small to full-scale productions, he’s a proven entertainer for corporate, nonprofit, and other events.
Texas Association of Magicians
Help people in your company or group be more joyful, healthy, and connected with hilarious yet inspirational keynote speaker Nels Ross (and others upon request). Enhance wellness, creativity, productivity, customer service, communication, team building, and more through the powerful tools of humor and play.
Michigan Society of Professional Engineers
Holiday Valley Resorts
Going beyond juggler and jester, Nels provides: school programs to promote character, wellness, learning, and joy; ministry programs for churches, banquets, conferences, Upward Sports, etc.; playshops for interactive fun with juggling and other skills; and free resources including referrals and event consultation.
Corning Museum of Glass
Impact Conference, Rockford, IL
Fun Facts About Nels Ross…
His full name is Nels Ross Cremean. He uses Nels Ross as his stage name because it’s easier to pronounce and remember, plus it confuses annoying creditors and relatives.
His target audience is anyone within throwing distance – adults, youth, families, pets, etc. – and he can work almost anywhere. (Padded walls make him feel at home but are not required.)
An international performer, Nels has thrilled audiences throughout the United States, as well as from Australia to Bermuda and Canada to Mexico.
Nels is a sure hit for your banquet, comedy night, conference, convention, corporate event, festival, fundraiser, holiday party, ministry, school, staff development, or theater show.
Looking for a corporate entertainer or speaker? A game show, impressionist, improv comedy group, juggler, magician, or ventriloquist? Nels works with and recommends the best. Just ask.
*Update: To avoid annoying YouTube ads, he switched to Vimeo.
Coming to a City Near You
Based in Western New York (WNY), here’s a sampling of places In Jest has performed and can easily get to…
U.S. – National
Las Vegas, NV
Los Angeles, CA
Myrtle Beach, SC
New York City, NY
Virginia Beach, VA
U.S. – Regional
Grand Rapids, MI
Niagara Falls, NY
Mexico City, Mexico
Niagara Falls, ON
Queenstown, New Zealand
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Your city not listed?
We can get there too!