Yoshimoto comedy theater in Shinjyuku
If you ask your Japanese friend "Who is the funniest comedian in Japan?"
Lots of people answer comedian from Yoshimoto Talent management company.
Yoshimoto is the biggest Japanese comedy company in Japan and Lot's of comedian are from Osaka. Why? Because of Osaka(Kansai) area is well-known for sense of humor and people always make a joke and they speaks Kansai accent.
*Osaka, Kyoto, Hyogo, Shiga, Nara and Wakayama Prefecture are Kansai region. Lots of comedians came from Kansai region.
If you would like to watch comedy, yoshimoto has a comedy theater called "Lumin de Yoshimoto" in Shinjyuku.