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FRIDAY JULY 29: SHORAB FOROUZESH
July 29 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sohrab Forouzesh is a Chicago based comedian and writer who won’t take it personally if you say his name wrong. He moved to the U.S from Iran when he was just eight years old, and his material is heavily influenced by his experiences as a fat Persian kid growing up in America. His rapid-fire delivery paired with his down to earth relatability is what makes him a favorite of the local Chicago comedy scene. He was recently named a finalist for StandUP NBC.Sohrab got his start in comedy while attending Western Michigan University where he won The Kalamazoo Comedy Competition and was a finalist in the TBS and Rooftop Comedy’s National College Comedy Competition. Before graduating college he opened for Nick Swardson and performed at the prestigious Gilda’s Laughfest Comedy Festival. He’s an Iranian comedian even your racist uncle will love.
OTHER THINGS TO KNOW:
— All shows are 17 and over. 21+ to drink.
— No dress code. No drink minimum!
— Food or Outside Drink is not permitted in the Showroom.
— Shows run about an hour and 15 minutes.
— Doors open 60 minutes prior to show-time. Arriving at least 15 minutes before show time is always a good idea!
— Seating is first come first serve with a strict no-call, no-show policy. Please call The Comedy Bar if you are running late! Most tables seat 4 guests. You may be seated with strangers!