Comedy Masala International launched in Karachi in February 2017 and has since produced 48 sold-out shows to raving reviews. Comedy Masala returns from 29 November – 01 December, featuring a brand-new line up of 3 international comedians who will perform live in Pakistan for the first time!
Comedy Masala International is Pakistan’s premium international stand-up comedy experience and is thrilled to announce its Eleventh Edition of shows in November 2018. Comedy Masala will put on 4 shows over 3 nights and will feature brand new acts.
Visiting Pakistan this November are:
1. KYLE GROOMS (USA)
Kyle has appeared on P.Diddy’s Bad Boys of Comedy, VHI, NBC, ‘Chappelle’s Show’ and Comedy Central. Kyle has not only acted & written for DAVE CHAPPELLE, but he’s is one of the hottest comics on the USA circuit today. He recorded a half-hour special on Comedy Central, and throughout his career has made multiple TV appearances. He’s been featured on several TV, radio and internet broadcasts, such as P-Diddy’s “Bad Boys of Comedy,” & Jamie Foxx’s “Laffapalooza”.
2. ROB RYAN (USA)
Rob has appeared on Gotham Comedy Live, AXStv and FOX. He is a presence in the New York scene performing nightly at the Broadway and New York Comedy Clubs, The Comic Strip, Gotham and others. Rob recently teamed up with ‘The Reel Public’, an on-line sketch comedy group. He has garnered write-ups from MTV.com and CNBC.com for his irreverent hilarious sketches. Rob’s intelligent witticisms combined with his infectious story telling make his shows not only entertaining but unforgettable.
3. GABRIEL RUTLEDGE (USA)
Gabriel has appeared on Live at Gotham, Laughs on FOX and NickMom Night Out. A past winner of both the Seattle International Comedy Competition and The Laughing Skull Comedy Festival in Atlanta, Gabriel has made numerous TV appearances. Gabriel has also performed at the HBO/TBS Comedy Festival in Las Vegas.Gabriel has released three albums that can be heard on Sirius Satellite Radio and 24/7 Comedy Radio.
4. UMAR RANA (PAK)
All shows will be hosted by Comedy Masala Singapore Founder & Pakistani comedian, UMAR RANA (seen on Comedy Central & Ch. 5 Singapore & voted 2013 Top 10 Comedians in Asia by Top 10 Magazine). Umar was the official opening act for BILL BURR in Singapore, and has hosted & opened for Hollywood comedian Rob Schneider. Now celebrating his EIGHTH year (and 475+ shows!) as the Founder & Resident Host at Comedy Masala Singapore, Umar will once again take you on a ride throughout the show.
ABOUT COMEDY MASALA
Comedy Masala is Singapore’s biggest & most popular stand-up comedy night, with over 475+ shows produced over 8 years. Comedy Masala International launched in Pakistan to massive success in 2017, and has now put on 40 shows in Karachi since Feb 2017. Comedy Masala has cemented its place in Pakistan’s history as being the first regular international stand-up comedy show. Comedy Masala Singapore also holds the No. 1 rank in SE Asia, and was listed as the Top 10 Comedy Nights in the World (TRAVELER, AUSTRALIA). Comedy Masala Singapore was also featured on COMEDY CENTRAL ASIA.