Somali-born, Cardiff-raised and London-based, Mo Omar is a fast-rising talent with a unique perspective on culture, faith and love. Recently making his TV debut on Harry Hills Clubnite on Channel 4, Mo was also selected to perform in The Pleasance Comedy Reserve show at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2019, and was a finalist in the BBC Introducing Radio 4 Comedy Award.
This event will be hosted live on Zoom. Registration is essential via Eventbrite.
This gig is “Pay What You Can Afford” to help cover costs at a suggested amount of £3-5. For those on low or zero income free tickets are available – email firstname.lastname@example.org.
'Let me tell you something more about my miserable life," says Usman Khalid, with a miserable face. Then he pauses, and twinkles: "That's why you're here, isn't it?" Well, why would you go to see refugees performing standup comedy? Displacement, migration, sanctuary - these are not hilarious subjects.