Comedy Show starring Aron Kader, Dean Obeidallah, Vidur Kapur and Tissa Hami
Sunday September 14, 2008 at
Cobb's Comedy Club in San Francisco
915 Columbus Avenue
The Randomly Selected Comedy Tour" features some of the country's top Arab, Indian and Iranian comedians - the people who are always "randomly" selected at the airport. The show stars Arab-American comedians Aron Kader and Dean Obeidallah from the critically acclaimed Comedy Central special "Axis of Evil," together with Indian-American comedian Vidur Kapur and Iranian-American comedian Tissa Hami.
Iranian-American comedian Tissa Hami
Aron Kader has made appearances on "The Shield," "Comics Unleashed with Byron Allen," and Showtime Arabia. Dean Obeidallah has appeared on ABC's "The View," Comedy Central's "The Watch List," and "Comics Unleashed with Byron Allen." Vidur Kapur was selected as one of the top four Asian comics in North America to perform at the world famous "Just for Laughs" Comedy Festival in Montreal and Tissa Hami is one of the world's few female Muslim stand-up comics and has been featured on ABC's "The View" and the recent PBS special "Stand Up: Muslim American Comedians Come of Age."
In this election, everyone keeps asking who the Black, White and Hispanics are voting for, but who are the "Brown-Americans" voting for? Is Obama really a Muslim? Can you actually make a joke about Obama and not be considered a racist? Find out the answers to these questions and more as the comedians share their unique point of view on everything from pop culture to politics.
9/14 (Sun) -- 8PM (tickets) --- $25.50
Visit Tissa Hami's web site to find out about events in other towns.
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