The comedic genius will be performing at the Dubai Opera…

Dubai has plenty of giggle-worthy shows coming up from Indian comedian Vir Das in September to South African funnyman Trevor Noah in October and Michael McIntyre tickling your funnybone to kick off 2024. And we’ve just gotten news of yet another top comedian performing in Dubai this November – Jim Gaffigan.

The American funnyman is performing at the Dubai Opera as part of his Barely Alive Tour on Friday, November 25. Tickets go on sale on Thursday, August 3 at 12pm on Want a guaranteed ticket? Sign up for the pre-sale via the same link so you don’t miss out. Ticket prices have not yet been announced.


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Sharing the post about his Middle East tour on his official Instagram account, Jim Gaffigan said, ‘I’m looking forward to heading to the Middle East this November.’

The renowned American stand-up comedian is also an actor, starring in Super Troopers 1 & 2, Three Kings and more. He is currently the lead in the Sci-Fi dramedy, Linoleum and is also going to portray the iconic character Mr Smee in Disney’s upcoming Peter Pan and Wendy.

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You may have even come across his stand-up special Comedy Monster while scrolling through Netflix in December last year. His next comedy special is going to release later this year, and you can even catch him alongside other hilarious comedians such as Jerry Seinfeld, Melissa McCarthy, James Marsden, and Hugh Grant in Netflix’s Unfrosted.

He is a three-time Emmy-winning comedian and his style is mostly reflective based on his observations on life. He has also picked up seven Grammy nominations for his outstanding performances and has a spot on Forbes’ 2019 list of top ten comedians.

Other upcoming performances in Dubai

Want to pack your calendar with more performances? Head to this article here which has every performance. musical, comedy shows and more taking place in Dubai.

Barely Alive, Dubai Opera, Downtown Dubai, Nov 25, tickets go on sale Aug 3 at 12pm, Tel: (0)4 440 8888.

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