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Dubai Comedy Festival lines up top comics

Dubai Comedy Festival returns in April

DUBAI, February 5, 2024

The Dubai Comedy Festival is back for another round of non-stop jokes and hilarity with its upcoming 2024 edition that will run from April 12-21 at various venues in the city, including the prestigious Dubai Opera and the incredible Coca-Cola Arena.

Produced by BRAG in partnership with Live Nation, and presented by Dubai Calendar, the 2024 edition of Dubai Comedy Festival at Dubai Opera, will feature a central walkable setup for the first time, allowing festivalgoers to hop from show to show or hang out within one space, giving it a real festival vibe and an ambience primed for socialising.

Some of the world’s funniest individuals will take centre stage in a series of side-splitting stand-up shows, live podcasts, and other comedy events.


  • Elmaleh is a French-Moroccan stand-up comedian and actor who has achieved widespread notoriety in France, Morocco, and the United States, will perform at Dubai Opera Main Hall from April 12-13.
  • Gad is an entertainment icon in the French-speaking world. He has starred in several films, including Coco, Priceless, La Doublure, and Midnight in Paris. Voted the funniest person in France, his show is scheduled from April 12 to 13 at Dubai Opera Main Hall.
  • Al Murray, the renowned English comedian, actor, musician, and writer, is set to enthral audiences at Dubai Opera Main Hall on Monday, April 15.
  • Anubhav Singh Bassi, the acclaimed Indian actor and YouTuber, is set to take the stage at Dubai Opera Main Hall on April 20 with his new show- ‘Kisi Ko Batana Mat’. A stand-up comedy career that took off after an epic open mic performance in 2017.
  • Frank Skinner, the seasoned English comedian, actor, presenter, and writer, will perform at Dubai Opera Main Hall on April 15.
  • Chris Distefano boasting 15 years of experience of spreading laughs in a variety of ways, Chris Distefano is coming to ignite the stage at Dubai Opera Main Hall on Tuesday, April 16.
  • Amer Zahr is a Palestinian-American comedian, speaker, writer, and academic who will bring his over 10 years of comedy experience to the heart of Dubai Opera Main Hall on April 17.
  • Spencer Matthews and Vogue Williams are two media personalities who will bring to you their unfiltered live show and unlike their hit podcast ‘Spencer and Vogue’, there will be no edits or re-dos! They will perform at Dubai Opera Main Hall on Friday, April 19.
  • Mo Gilligan is a British stand-up comedian known for his unique brand of comedy that will be a unique addition to the Dubai Comedy Festival, with his show taking place at Dubai Opera Main Hall on Friday, April 19. – TradeArabia News Service



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