Arabs Are Not Funny Comedy Night

7 October '22 at 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm

Arabs Are Not Funny is back at Rich Mix with comedians Hilal Kassem, Farah Sharp, Sezar Alkassab & Elie Maalouf.

Don’t let the name of this night fool you. Arts Canteen presents a special edition of one of London’s hottest comedy nights as 4 comedians with roots in the Arab world attempt to prove the naysayers wrong!


Hilal Kassem
Hilal Kassem, AKA @HILALIOUSCOMEDY, is a comedian from the Lebanese diaspora in Nigeria who came to Europe to study Cultural Psychology.

Farah Sharp
Farah is an English-Egyptian comedian based in London. She has performed around the UK as well as in Sydney, Australia. Her stand-up is a mix of quirky opinions and anecdotes, often based around her upbringing or relationships and what she has (or hasn’t!) learnt from them.

Sezar Alkassab
Sezar is a Scottish comedian, whose family is from Iraq. His conversational comedy explores his heritage, managing cultural differences, misconceptions, gender politics, and more in a comedy act with silly stories, informed observations and provocative punchlines.

Elie Maalouf
Elie began his stand-up career in Beirut, Lebanon in 2018. Since then, he has performed at venues across the country.


Rich Mix

35-47 Bethnal Green Rd, London E1 6LA


Arts Canteen in association with Rich Mix

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