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BookMyShow introduces 'Ha Ha Ha-Bibi' - a weekly stand-up series with Vir Das, Amit Tandon and more
Did you hear Elton John has embarked on a new stand-up career? His first gig was just a little bit funny. If you're in the mood for jokes infinitely more amusing than that, entertainment company BookMyShow is launching 'Ha Ha Ha-Bibi' - a new, weekly stand-up comedy series.
The virtual shows are set to highlight stars of the stand-up world and is a partnership between BookMyShow and Comic On Nights, a UAE-based comedy and entertainment agency. The event will stream live every week on the video-conferencing app, Zoom. The login link will cost Dhs30 on BookMyShow's UAE website with early bird tickets available at Dhs25.
The 'Ha Ha Ha-Bibi' talent line-up over the series' first four weeks comprises fan favourites from across the Asian sub-continent:
Thursday 28 May, 8:30pm to 9:30pm
Vir Das At Home: 'Ha Ha Ha-Bibi's opening headliner is one of hottest stand-up acts around. Officially India's highest-selling comedian, Das played a sold-out Dubai Opera earlier this year and has secured international fame on Netflix. Das, also an actor and comedy musician, has starred in several Bollywood movies and performed in approximately 35 plays, over 1000 stand-up comedy shows, 18 films, eight TV shows and six comedy specials.
Thursday 4 June, 8:30pm to 9:30pm
Jeeveshu Ahluwalia: With over 41 Million Views across YouTube, Ahluwalia is a renowned stand-up comedian and writer. Having graduated from boardroom to comedy star, Ahluwalia has performed over 3,000 shows at the biggest clubs, colleges, auditoriums, and comedy festivals in India and beyond.
Thursday 11 June, 8:30 to 9:30pm
Anshu Mor: Aged 40, Mor swapped life as the head of the Microsoft's Xbox division to follow his passion and start an entertainment content company. A mere year later, Mor's dream is reality and he's widely recognised as one of India's brightest up-and-coming stand-up comedians.
Thursday 18 June, 8:30pm to 9:30pm
Amit Tandon: After hitting it big globally as one of three Indian comedians featured on Netflix in 2019, Tandon has amassed a whopping 100 million views on social media. In a career of 1,400-plus shows, Tandon has performed in 25 countries including USA, UK, Australia, Canada, the UAE and Singapore.