Comedian Arthur Simeon, aka The Bishop, is THAT African Guy on Stage and off it. Arthur was born and raised in Kampala, Uganda and draws on most of his experiences to inspire his Stand-up material. Tall Dark and really, really Weird, Arthur Simeon takes you to the funny side of being an African in North America.
Arthur is the consummate performer and has been seen on stages across Canada. Having moved to Canada as a teenager, Arthur fell in love with comedy and one day stepped up to the challenge at Amateur Night at Toronto's Yuk Yuk’s Comedy Club.
He has since performed on many different stages including the annual Accent on Toronto series for CBC Radio and the Mother's Day International Comedy Clash. In 2007, he became one of the youngest headliners of the All Black Comedy Show in Toronto and was also a finalist for the Cream of Comedy competition that celebrates Toronto's young comedians.
He is the host of the very successful Princes of Comedy series. Arthur’s young career is quickly on the rise as he continues to earn laughter from his audiences and respect from his peers.