Along with Trevor Noah, Dave Chappelle is headed to the middle east for Dubai’s first annual comedy festival. Starting in Mid-October, the festival will take place for 10 days with Chappelle and Noah as the headliners.
South African comedian and The Daily Show’s new host, Trevor Noah, along with comedy icon Dave Chappelle, will headline the first 10-day Dubai Comedy Festival to be held from October 15-24. The event will be held in a purpose-built 4,500 seat venue at Skydive Dubai, with the opening night featuring Arabic comedy. Chappelle will perform two shows, on October 22 and 23, while Noah will perform on October 24. Dubai funnyman, Ali Al Sayed; Saudi Arabian YouTube sensation, Bader Saleh and American comedy magician Mac King will also feature during the festival. Other highlights include a Comedy Strip, which will host a number of comedy nights, and free daily street performances.
Last month it was announced that Dave will join Chris Tucker to headline this year’s Comedy Fest hosted by Wild 94.9.