Dubai comedy festival

Dubai Comedy Festival returns for 2021

by DubaiCity Author

Date: 13 May – 22 May 2021
Category: Entertainment, social

Dubai Dubai Comedy FestivalComedy Festival returns for 2021 and it’s all set to be back for 10-day comedy extravaganza.

Time to enjoy a good laugh. Dubai Comedy Festival will offer ten days of non-stop comedy all across the city, with shows in several languages.

The ten-day comedy extravaganza kicks off on May 13 and will be going on through until May 22. Dubai Comedy Festival was last featured back in October 2020 and was featured in various locations across the city, including Dubai Opera. Comedians including Gad Elmaleh, Michelle Wolf, Mo Amer, Ali Al Sayed, Nemr, Vir Das, Gaurav Kapoor and Mina Liccione had guests in giggles in the city.

Returning dfcback for 2021, we can see world-class stand-up performances, a number of variety shows, activations across the ten-day period. There are going to be a number of “surprises” for comedy fans.

With international and local comedians, fans will see the stage in Dubai packed with funny performers. Dubai has more than 200 nationalities in the city, the Dubai Comedy Festival aims to unite everyone with one language – laughter, promising that sets will “transcend all cultures, backgrounds and ages – like good comedy should”.

The names that are set to entertain will be revealed soon. The show is featured from Dubai Calendar and produced by BRAG, Live Nation, and Dxb Live, and will take place at several locations across Dubai.

“We Dubai comedy showwelcome the return of the much-awaited Dubai Comedy Festival after a triumphant 2020 edition, which saw a diverse mix of comedic talent bring communities together,” said Ahmed Al Khaja, CEO of Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment.

“As one of the first cities in the world to resume live events under strict safety guidelines, the latest comedy carnival reaffirms the city’s position as a global events destination. As we continue to work with our stakeholders to further enhance our events offering, we encourage residents and visitors to immerse themselves in the city’s vibrant cultural scene and celebrate the art of comedy while continuing to adhere to health and safety measures at all times”.

Dubai Comedy Festival is all about bringing top global comedians to the city for nonstop laughs. The brand is big on providing a platform for local and regional comedians to showcase their skills. Comedy transcends all cultures and ages and so does the festival. Dubai is a regional and international hub of comedy and entertainment and home to outstanding talent at Dubai Comedy Festival.

The show will follow strict COVID-19 social distancing guidelines with multiple measures being put in place to ensure the safety of everyone attending.

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