Brace yourself for a comedic extravaganza as Indian comedian and actor Vir Das takes center stage with his international Mind Fool Tour. This highly anticipated comedy tour will span seven months, captivating audiences across the globe. Starting in Tokyo, Japan on September 13th, the tour will make a stop in Dubai on September 28th, presented by Live Nation. Prepare to be entertained as Vir Das showcases his unique brand of humor, promising an uproarious night that will leave you in stitches. Tickets for this side-splitting event will go on sale to the public on Thursday, July 13th at 12:00 PM Local Time, with an exclusive Artist Pre-Sale on Wednesday, July 12th (Passcode: FOOL) at 12:00 PM Local Time.
Fresh off the success of his universally acclaimed fourth Netflix comedy special, Vir Das is set to conquer the global comedy scene. Ranking as one of last year’s best-selling acts in India’s live entertainment market and captivating audiences worldwide, Vir Das will perform on four continents in iconic venues such as Carnegie Hall in New York City, Esplanade in Singapore, The Eventim Apollo in London, and Dubai Opera in UAE.
Vir Das is hailed as one of the most beloved comedic voices of the 21st century, with The New York Times praising his ability to embody the globalization of stand-up comedy. His fourth and most recent Netflix comedy special, Landing, premiered to universal praise in December 2022. Directed by Vir himself, the special is a captivating story about freedom, foolishness, cultural contrasts, and the concept of home in a globalized world. With performances in over 180 countries, including a successful run at The Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Vir’s comedy transcends borders and resonates with audiences worldwide.
Landing, hailed by The Daily Beast as Vir Das’ “strongest hour of stand-up yet,” marks his fourth special with Netflix. His previous special, Vir Das: For India, received a 2021 International Emmy Nomination for “Best Comedy.” Beyond his success on the comedy stage, Vir Das has ventured into television, creating, producing, and starring in multiple series such as the ABC spy drama-comedy Whiskey Cavalier, the Netflix thriller Hasmukh, and the travel show Jestination Unknown for Amazon. Currently, he is developing his own single-camera comedy in collaboration with Fox, CBS Studios, and Andy Samberg’s production company, Party Over Here.
Don’t miss your chance to witness Vir Das’ comedic brilliance live at Dubai Opera. Tickets for his performance will be available starting Thursday, July 13th at 12 pm through www.livenation.me. Get ready to laugh until your sides hurt and experience an evening filled with laughter and entertainment like no other.