The Desi Comedy Fest

Desi Comedy Fest

This year's festival features over 30 comedians from all over the US, with diverse ethnic (Indian, Pakistani, Bangladeshi, Iranian, Syrian-Mexican, Libyan, Japanese, and Filipino) and religious backgrounds (Muslim, Jewish, Sikh, and Catholic). See website for complete list.

This is what SF/Arts curator Laura Fraenza had to say about The Desi Comedy Fest :

The burgeoning South Asian community of comics from here and around the globe, including Shazia Mirza direct from London and Chicago’s Azhar Usman, celebrate the Desi diaspora (which include Afghanistan, Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and other countries). It’s a not-to-be-missed annual festival where 32 comics performing in 11 shows in 9 cities throughout the Bay.

Event Info
Aug 09 → Aug 19
7 pm – 9 pm (August 12 & 19), 8 pm – 10 pm (All other shows)
, San Francisco
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