We know a bloke with a carpark, graffiti up the walls and guess what? It’s fully licensed.

So, as George Michael so famously said ‘Let’s go outside?’

For those you who like to try laughing in weird places, we are taking the Laughter Factory to Media One P7 Arena, for a cheeky alternative lunch

But no need to panic, our regular venues are still going ahead, with three comedy superheroes, who are going to rescue us from the mundane aspects of life on planet earth.

Starting us off, Cork comedian, Andrew Ryan, is one of the most exciting talents in recent years; in demand as an act and an MC at the biggest comedy clubs across the UK & Ireland.

Andrew’s quintessentially Irish storytelling abilities and cheeky, friendly demeanor make him a natural stand up. He performed his debut hour show ‘Ryanopoly’ at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in 2012, receiving rave reviews.

Described as by the Melbourne Herald as  “Truly Terrific” . George Zach, who hails from Greece, has to be the funniest expat living in the UK at the moment. His unique style, never fails to deliver belly laughs, from start to finish.

Finally, all we can say about Emmanual Sonubi is ‘Wow!’

This comic has a stage presence that makes the Burj Khalifa look like a garden shed.

It is an absolute joy watching this mountain of a man dominate the room and keep everyone in the palm of his hand. Both men and women, simply melt infront of him into a gibbering pool of uncontrollable laughter.

Nights out don’t get much better than this.

 

 

When & Where:
 The Laughter Factory, February 2021 tour dates

  • Movenpick JBR – 11th Thursday & 12th Friday February.
  • Zabeel House by Jumeirah, The Greens Dubai – 17th Wednesday February
  • Grand Millennium Barsha Heights – 18th Thursday February
  • Media One P7 Arena – 19th Friday February 1PM

Call 0508786728 for details.
Show tickets must be purchased on www.thelaughterfactory.com
Ticket at AED 160 including VAT
Show starts 8:30pm

Meet the comics

Andrew Ryan

Cork comedian Andrew Ryan is one of the most exciting talents in recent years; in demand as an act and an MC at the biggest comedy clubs across the UK & Ireland.

Andrew’s quintessentially Irish storytelling abilities and cheeky, friendly demeanour make him a natural stand up. He performed his debut hour show ‘Ryanopoly’ at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in 2012, receiving rave reviews (‘Illuminating debut ★★★★’ – The Metro). In 2015 he was at the Edinburgh Festival with his latest show ‘Perfectly Inadequate’. Selling out his run at the Festival and having to put on extra shows.‘Hard not to enjoy’ ★★★★ Daily Record. He returned again to Edinburgh in 2016 with he new show ‘Ruined’.(‘An hour of hilarious comedy’ ★★★★- Edfestmag). In 2017 he brought his show ‘Did you get here alright?’ to Edinburgh and is now taking it across the Uk on tour (Rapturously Funny ★★★★- The List) In 2018 he won ‘BEST NEW SHOW’ at The Leicester Comedy Festival with his new show ‘ Is everything alright at home?’

Andrew has appeared on many TV shows in the UK & Ireland He has performed stand-up on BBC3’s Russell Howard’s Good News, Best of the Edinburgh Festival Live on BBC3, The Blame Game on BBC 1, Live at The Comedy Store for Comedy Central, Live for MIND on Comedy Central, The Six O Clock show on TV3 ( Ireland). Golf’s Funniest Moments, Crickets Funniest Moments, When Chat Shows Go Wrong all for Sky 1.

In Ireland Andrew performs regularly in Dublin and has been invited to perform at Kilkenny Cat laughs festival, Ivy Gardens in Dublin, Galway & Cork Comedy Festival.

George Zach

George is Greek and moved to Britain at 18 to study Biochemistry lured by the idea of living in the country of Hugh Grant, Mr Bean and Lady Diana; Due to the family budget however, instead of living it large in Notting Hill, he ended up in Newcastle Upon-Tyne. 

When he was done with university, George decided lab life wasn’t for him, so whilst playing poker for a living he did his first comedy spot in 2009 in a room above a pub on St Patrick’s Day. 

Since that day he has gone on to perform at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival 5 times and in 2015 he appeared at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival. 

George has firmly established himself in the UK and Australian comedy circuits, has performed in various countries such as Spain, The Netherlands, Greece, Germany and Hong Kong and has supported Luisa Omielan and Sophie Willan on their UK tours.

Outside live comedy work, George has written for and appeared on BBC One’s This Week, The One Show and has acted in Sky’s Summer Shorts. In 2016 George also was cast as the lead in a Greek speaking play called Aphrodite’s Wedding which went on for a week-long sold out run at the Enfield Theatre. 

Press

“A charismatic raconteur.. his story not only elicits laughter but is also, at times, poignant and moving” ★★★★ – The Wee Review (Edinburgh Fringe)

“Huge Laughs, George is clearly a very funny guy” – Broadway Baby (Edinburgh Fringe)

FB: https://www.facebook.com/georgezachcomedian

Tweeter: https://twitter.com/GreekComedian

Vid: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Znpl2guGd_c&feature=youtu.be

Emmanuel Sonubi

London based Emmanuel Sonubi has only been on the comedy circuit for what feel like five minutes and he’s already garnering himself a reputation as one to watch out for…

Ex-bouncer Emmanuel was born and bred in North London where he extracts most of his hilarious interactions with the vibrant cockneys and reprobates he has encountered. Now, as a father of two, the soon to be headliner has a wealth of material of playing pranks with his kids as well as his questionable parenting skills. 

Since 2015 he has performed at numerous high profile clubs including at The Comedy Store, The Glee Club, Comedy Loft, The Comedy Café, Top Secret Club, Butlin’s Weekenders, The International Comedy Festival Rotterdam, Altitude Comedy Festival at The Ski Show, plus regular shows in Ibiza, Cyprus, Turkey and Holland. He has even headlined the Bestival comedy tent (by accident)

Facebook, Twitter, Instagram handles: @emmanuelstandup

Video: https://www.dropbox.com/s/8pllkv4r7yukrcy/EMMANUEL%20VIDEO.mp4?dl=0

About The Laughter Factory

The Laughter Factory is the Middle East’s longest-running comedy night, proudly making the GCC laugh since 1997.

The Laughter Factory hosts a fresh bill of three top professional comedians every month, many already familiar stars of the screen on hit USA and UK TV shows.

With a reputation for quality and a sharp eye for talent, The Laughter Factory has showcased reams of A-list comics on their way to superstardom, including, Russell Peters, Michael McIntyre, Dara O’Brien, Mickey Flanagan, Jason Manford, Sarah Millican, Kevin Bridges and Frankie Boyle.

The Laughter Factory’s commitment to comedy has been recognized by numerous publications, winning several accolades over its two-decade history, including several’ best comedy night’ awards from Time Out Dubai.

Media contact

Gail Clough (co-founder)

+97150 100 3074

gail@thelaughter.com

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