Dubai Comedy Festival to bring international acts to the UAE

Dubai Launches Remote Worker Visa
October 18, 2020
International flights details for the 17 October 2020
October 19, 2020

Everyone loves a good laugh and luckily in the UAE we’re not short of great comedy nights.

Helping to put a smile on everyone’s face, Dubai Comedy Festival has announced its return for 2020.

The festival will be held across a host of venues including Dubai Opera from October 21 to 24.

A selection of international and locally-based comedians are set to take to the stage this year for the four day event.

Performing across the event are comedian including Gad Elmaleh, Michelle Wolf, Mo Amer, Ali Al Sayed, Nemr, Vir Das, Gaurav Kapoor and Mina Liccione.

“As one of the first few cities in the world to restart the events industry and also bring back live events, the Dubai Comedy Festival further reinforces Dubai’s position as a safe destination and a global events hub,” said Ahmed Al Khaja, CEO of Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishments.

“With the live entertainment scene in Dubai bouncing back with a buzz, DFRE continues to work closely with event organisers and other stakeholders in providing residents and visitors the opportunity to enjoy a diversity of acts hosted in line with public health guidelines to ensure the safety of all performers and audiences.

“We welcome everyone to celebrate the beauty of comedy and laugh together at this festival, providing even greater inspiration to the participating artists from the East and West, and a boost to all the local artists who are part of the UAE’s growing entertainment landscape.