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Desi Central Comedy Tour - Manchester Show
Thu 11 May 2017, 19:00 – 22:00 BST
After previous sell out shows around the UK Desi Central comes to The Frog & Bucket Manchester with an amazing line-up and night of nothing but laughter.
Acts: Mickey Sharma, Patrick Monahan, Don Biswas, Omar Hamdi
Desi Central audience favourite and regular host Patrick Monahan brings high energy comedy style with hilarious and engaging topical and observational material
Mickey Sharma is one of the UKs leading Indian comedians who regularly plays the mainstream comedy circuit.
Mickey is an Indian that was born in Pakistan (its true!!) while his father was working for the Indian Embassy. After living in Pakistan, the family moved to Beijing, then Hong Kong, then back to India before Mickey decided to move to the United Kingdom.
Having endured various jobs like a waiter, shelf stacker, camera assistant and Bouncer, Mickey started comedy and now works as a full time comic and has travelled worldwide.
Awards / Competitions
Newbury Comedy Festival New Act finalist
Laughing Boy/Off The Kerb New Act Finalist
Winner Bath Comedy Festival New Act competition
Winner beat the frog at Frog and Bucket
Winner Winner's Final Funhouse Comedy
Winner Should I stay Should I go Funhouse Comedy
Multiple King Gong finalist at the Comedy Store
Winner King Gong
Semi Finalist FHM Stand Up Hero
+ a whole heap of other awards which he's too lazy to tell us about!
Don Biswas - his unique set combines both razor sharp one-liners, personal humour & issues coming from a middle class Indian family.
Awards and Competitons
Winner of London New Comedy Award (London Fringe Festival)
Leicester Square Theatre New Comedian Of the Year Finalist
Comedy Store King Gong Show in London
Omar Hamdi joins the Desi Central line up
Omar Hamdi is a high-energy, affable Welsh-Egyptian comic, Omar makes the personal political and the political personal, with a disarming every-man charm.
Presenter on BAFTA-winning BBC One Show
Radio 2 presenter.
Several different appearances on BBC 3.
Support Act for Russell Kane
Press quote: 'Just what the comedy scene has been crying out for' - Daily Telegraph
Omar Hamdi is “just what the comedy scene has been crying out for” - The Daily Telegraph.