Join some of comedy’s finest up and coming and established names for laughs!
Arts Canteen proudly presents Arabs Are Not Funny – the best in stand-up comedy from the Arab World.
MC and special guest : Omar Hamdi
Egyptian-Welsh comic Omar Hamdi has supported A-list stars Russell Kane, Ava Vidal and the great Milton Jones. A regular sell-out at the Edinburgh Fringe, he was a recent finalist at their So You Think You’re Funny awards. Affable and incredibly funny, Omar Hamdi’s is a name that you will definitely be hearing again.
Esther started out in comedy in April 2016 . Esther is Bath Comedian of the year FINALIST 2017. Listed as a ‘One to Watch’ by – funny women 2016. Amused Moose SEMI FINALIST 2017. Leicester Square Comedian of the year SEMI FINALIST 2016. Esther’s observational stand up takes you on a whirlwind tour of what life is like for an Anglo/Lebanese mum of two…..
Isabelle is a Britsh-Lebanese actress and comedian and admin monkey, unsure whether she is more at home in both the Lebanese Mountains or the mountains of Muswell Hill. Isabelle has a long history of trying hard but failing miserably at being a serious person, which is why she fell into comedy.
Somali-born, Cardiff-raised and London Based comic so brings in his third culture kid way of thinking.
Mohamed is the Amused Moose Semi-Finalist 2017 and having beat the Blackout at Up the Creek and The King Gong. He has also gigged at the Glee Club, The Cheeky Monkey and various other clubs up and down the country.
ALL ACTS IN ENGLISH.