Get ready for a side-splitting few months ahead as Dubai and Abu Dhabi gear up to host some of the world's finest comedians. Laughter is on the menu, and there's a smorgasbord of comedy shows to choose from, offering the perfect escape from your hectic routine. If you're in need of a good chuckle, look no further – here are the comedy events you won't want to miss in the coming months.
Funny Filipinos in English
On Sunday, September 10, prepare for a night of laughter as Alex Calleja, Andrew Orolfo, and Imah Dumagay grace the stage at the Radisson RED Hotel Dubai Silicon Oasis. These three comedians will regale you with humorous tales of the Kabayan experience in Dubai, ensuring an evening filled with uproarious entertainment.
Ticket Prices: From Dhs100 Date: Sun, Sep 10, 7pm-9.30pm Venue: Radisson RED Hotel Dubai Silicon Oasis, Silicon Oasis Tickets: 800tickets.com
The Selfdrive Laughter Factory’s Sweety Darling Tour
In September, The Selfdrive Laughter Factory returns with "The Sweety Darling Tour." This long-standing comedy company is bringing three exceptional comedians to the city, including quirky storyteller Jack Gleadow, American sensation Karen Rontowski, and British comedian Dane Baptiste, known for his appearances on Live at the Apollo.
Ticket Prices: Dhs160 Dates and Venues:
- Fri, Sep 15 & Sat, Sep 16, 8.30pm - Movenpick JBR, Dubai.
- Thu, Sep 21 - Radisson DAMAC Hills, Dubai.
- Sat, Sep 23 - Dukes A Royal Hide Away Hotel, The Palm Dubai.
Website: thelaughterfactory.com Contact: 050 878 6728
Renowned Indian comedian, actor, and television host Kapil Sharma is set to bring laughter to Dubai. Fresh from his successful US and UK tours, Kapil Sharma will perform at the Coca-Cola Arena, promising an evening of non-stop entertainment.
Ticket Prices: From Dhs98 Date: Sun, Sep 25, 6.30pm Venue: Coca-Cola Arena, City Walk Website: coca-cola-arena.com Contact: 050 734 2004
Indian comedian and actor Vir Das embarks on his international Mind Fool tour, with a Dubai performance on Thursday, September 28. Vir Das, a Netflix comedy special star and one of India's top comedians, is ready to tickle your funny bone.
Ticket Prices: To Be Confirmed Date: Thu, Sep 28 Venue: Dubai Opera Website: livenation.me
Fans of "The Daily Show" are in for a treat as Trevor Noah arrives in Dubai on October 3, 2023, with his 'Off the Record' tour. The South African comedian will bring his signature wit and humor to the stage, promising an unforgettable evening of laughter.
Ticket Prices: From Dhs295 to Dhs495 Date: Tue, Oct 3 Venue: Coca-Cola Arena, City Walk Website: coca-cola-arena.com
South African comedian Darren Simpson is all set to make you laugh aboard the QE2. Join him for a one-night-only gig filled with witty antics and uproarious performances.
Ticket Price: Dhs125 Date: Sat, Oct 14 Venue: QE2, Port Rashid Website: theatrebyqe2.com
Jo Koy, the outspoken American comedian known for his Comedy Central and Netflix specials, will be performing at Abu Dhabi's Etihad Arena in October. Get ready for an evening of humor that promises to leave you in stitches.
Ticket Price: Dhs180 Date: Sat, Oct 28, 7.30pm Venue: Etihad Arena, Abu Dhabi Website: abu-dhabi.platinumlist.net
Three-time Emmy-winning comedian, actor, writer, and producer Jim Gaffigan is no stranger to the comedy scene. Known for his keen observations on life, Gaffigan will take the stage in Dubai, bringing his unique brand of humor to life.
Ticket Prices: From Dhs295 Date: Sat, Nov 25 Venue: Dubai Opera, Downtown Dubai Website: dubaiopera.com
Catch Russell Howard in Dubai on Monday, December 11, at the Dubai Opera. The Bristolian comedian, known for his sold-out UK shows and viral social media presence, promises an evening of laughter with his 'Russell Howard Live' show.
Ticket Prices: From Dhs250 Date: Mon, Dec 11, 8pm onwards Venue: Dubai Opera, Downtown Dubai Website: dubaiopera.com
British comedian Michael McIntyre is making a return to Dubai in January. As part of his Macnificent Tour, he'll take the stage at the Coca-Cola Arena. Don't miss this opportunity to witness his hilarious observations on life.
Ticket Price: From Dhs250 Date: Sat, Jan 13, 2024 Venue: Coca-Cola Arena, City Walk Website: coca-cola-arena.com
Prepare to laugh your heart out as these comedic geniuses light up Dubai and Abu Dhabi with their humor and wit. Book your tickets now and get ready for a rib-tickling journey through the world of comedy!