United We Stand Up Indo-Pak Comedy Shows!
Celebrate Indian and Pakistani Independence Day through comedy. Parades are boring! Let's "Pak" the house!
The show stars:
DHAYA LAKSHMINARAYANAN: A Hindu who grew up in Alabama trained as a scientist/engineer. She won Comedy Central Asia’s “Ultimate Comedy Challenge” and ON24’s virtual comedy competition. She has appeared on WGBH, KQED, and CBS. She is a favorite on NPR’s “Snap Judgment.”
SAMSON KOLETKAR: World's only Indian Jewish standup comedian. He won the 2010 Asian American Theater Company Comedy Competition, has performed at clubs, colleges and corporations in India, Canada and 12 states in U.S. & has been featured on Asian Jewish Life, Indian Express, NBC, CBS and NPR.
SHAZIA MIRZA: A trained biochemist, born and educated in England, daughter of Pakistani immigrants, and winner at the London Comedy Festival.
MONA SHAIKH, A Pakistani New Yorker is the founder of MuslimsDoItBetter.com and has been featured on BBC and Washington Post.
IMRAN G: A Muslim Indian-American has placed in the Giggles Comedy Competition and won Walk The Plank Comedy Competition
** Food & beverages will be available for purchase at the venue.