It is going to be crazy loud and hilarious. The UAE is ready to open the curtains on the returning Montreux Funny Festival, the world’s largest French-language comedy festival, this month. The most talented international comics headlining this year’s Montreux Comedy @UAE will bring a dose of laughter and enjoyable for the 2nd time around to all UAE followers and fanatics of stand-up comedy.
For those that missed out on the very first show, this is a possibility to see and appreciate a diverse group of prominent comedians from across the globe dispensing their funniest punch line. The entertainers will certainly begin their occasion in the UAE’s capital city, Abu Dhabi, on March 14, 2017 at Paris-Sorbonne University prior to heading to Dubai for a two-day program at Dubai Community Theatre and Arts Centre (DUCTAC) at the Mall of the Emirates from March 15 to 16, 2017.
Co-produced by Society Solution and sustained by Swissquote Bank, this will certainly be the very first time that the International Funny Gala will certainly be hosting comedy shows in the English language. Abu Dhabi will certainly showcase the opening French-speaking show, while the Dubai leg will certainly stage English and French performances on the initial and second days, respectively. Lasting for one and a half hours, all efficiencies will certainly start at 20:30, while tickets valued at AED 195 can be purchased at www.800tickets.com and www.ductac.org
Grégoire Furrer, President and Founder of the Montreux Comedy Festival, stated: “We are rebounding after the commonly successful first edition of Montreux Comedy Festival in the UAE. We have actually been experiencing a growing loyal follower base for stand-up comedy and funny of various other types in this part of the world and we are below to resolve the demand shows developed to draw out the laughs. This year, we are fortunate to be signed up with by an extremely talented lineup of comedians to organize the sort of amusement our brand is known for. The art of making people laugh is an unusual gift. We are happy to be at the center of spreading this joy to our fans in the UAE.”
Cecile Herman, Co-Founder & Managing Partner for Culture Solution, added: “Stand-up comedy is claimed to be the earliest, most global, standard and deeply significant form of humorous expression. With its social and social functions, it works as a powerful place for people to trade thoughts on and approach a large range of problems – from mundane to extensive – in a light, unforgettable fashion. We are certain that like in the initial version, we will certainly additionally attract a huge audience from different walks of life. We waiting to another successful Montreux Funny @UAE.”
The French-speaking line-up for the Montreux Comedy @UAE 2017 comprises Noman Hosni from Switzerland, PE from Belgium, Mike Ward from Canada and Sebastian Marx from the USA, while the English-speaking line-up is composed of Ali Al Sayed from the UAE, Noman Hosni from Switzerland, Sebastian Marx from the USA and Mike Ward from Canada. The former will certainly be presented by Verino from France while the last will be presented by Loyiso Madinga from South Africa.
Prior to doing for the very first time in the UAE in 2016, the Montreux Funny Festival has actually successfully presented numerous performances in Busan, Singapore, and Johannesburg. The Montreux Comedy Festival established in Switzerland in 1989 has acquired substantial global adhering to throughout the years, with its main diverse performers originating from France, the United States, Canada, Switzerland, South Africa, and Belgium.