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Aaqib presents

Aaqib Merchant & Kashyap Swaroop Hello from the Other Side

Aaqib presents

Aaqib Merchant & Kashyap Swaroop Hello from the Other Side

Alright, Melbourne, brace yourselves! It's me, Kashyap Swaroop, teaming up with the ludicrously funny Aaqib Merchant, and we're crashing Melbourne International Comedy Festival with our show Hello from the Other Side. Trust me, it's going to be a riot.

I'm the Bombay boy who slices through conventions like a hot knife through butter, and my jokes? Well, they're sharp enough to turn heads and split sides. I've got stories that unfold with the drama and zest of a Bollywood musical, and punchlines that’ll whisk you back to the mischief of your childhood.

And Aaqib? This guy is a laugh factory with seven years in the game, churning out humour that’s as surprising as finding a rupee in your samosa. His tales are so wildly funny, you might just think we’ve spiked the theatre's aircon with laughing gas.

Put us together, and we're like a monsoon downpour of hilarity — unexpected, refreshing and utterly invigorating. We've got a treasure trove of insights into Indian life that'll take you down the alleys of absurdity and have you rolling in the aisles of amusement.

So, get your tickets, grab a seat (but don’t get too attached to it, because you’ll be on the edge of it the whole show) and get ready for a night of comedy that’s more colourful than a Holi festival. This is not just stand-up, it's stand-out – and we can't wait to share every laugh-out-loud moment with you.




Suitable for audiences 15+

This show contains: Mild language, Political, religious or racial themes.


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