From amongst every part of the country, the funny guys of Chennai are ticking all the boxes. Chennai is known for the South Indian food, its historic landmarks and buildings, long sandy beaches, cultural and art centers, and parks. Amid all of these attention seeking qualities, you just cannot afford to miss out on the comedy happening around in the city. Drawing from their south Indian identities, stand-up comedians in the city are making everybody laugh and think differently as well. Stand-up culture is growing in Chennai as the audiences are opening up and willing to laugh at themselves. And all the credit here goes to the budding stand-up comedians! Here we have compiled a list of upcoming comedy clubs in Chennai and we are sure they are not going to let you down in any way! Check them out below:
Brew- Haha Mixed Bag
Brew-Haha is a stand-up comedy show consisting of amateur comedians doing professional jokes to an audience which loves it that way. Yes, it's simple and effective and will take you down the laughter riot for sure. Although there may be the odd surprise guest comedian whose name you might have heard more than a few times and yes, it will be a show to remember.
Date: April 22, 2017.
Venue: The English Tearoom, Chennai.
Evam Presents Silly Point India's First Cricket Based Comedy Show
Funny Side Up presents Silly Point, India's first cricket based comedy show. The show features jokes only on cricket, our country's favourite sport, after eve-teasing of course. Why did Robin Singh puke on the field? Was Anil Kumble India's fastest bowler? Rohit Swain and Hriday Ranjan will take you down memory lane of the hilariously tragic life of the average Indian cricket fan in one fun hour of stand up comedy.
Date: April 23, 2017
Venue: Bay 146, Hotel Savera, Chennai.
Evam Presents Honestly Speaking by Amit Tandon
With more than 700 shows across three continents, Amit is one of the best known observational comics in India. He is known as 'The Married Guy' in the stand-up comedy circuit. In the last three years, he has toured three solo shows across India and has co-produced three other shows. Amit is also the founder of Grandmasters of Comedy, a company focused on bringing comedy to the corporate world and he is the runner up at CEO's Got Talent telecast on CNBC TV 18.
Date: April 29, 2017.
Venue:Phoenix Market City, Chennai.
The Tag Alongs Feat. Sanjay Manaktala
A stand-up comedy show usually involves the audience tagging along with the performer in the hopes of good times and it is in that very spirit that we present to you, The Tag Alongs. It is a group formed by lads from Chennai who love a good time and aren't afraid to share it in front of others. They have individually brought humour to people of varying ages, genders, ethnicities and interests and are now inviting you to be part of a comedic journey in a bid to put Chennai on the map for humor in India this time.
Date: April 29, 2017.
Venue: Madbean Cafe and Roastery, Chennai.