UAE Comedy Pioneers. Award-winning producers of Festivals and International Events. Top notch source for entertainment and original comedy content. Comedy & Urban Arts Training School.
Dubomedy are the pioneers of the local comedy community in the UAE and do “all things comedy”! From Stand-up to Sketch Comedy to Improv to Script writing to Variety Arts to Event and Festival production. Founded on April 1, 2008 by award winning Comedian, Entertainer and Broadway veteran, Mina Liccione [minaliccione.com] and trail blazing local comedian, producer and media personality, Ali Al Sayed [alsayedcomedy.com]. The two made Ahlan's Hot 100 List of 2011 as the 'Comedy Couple', was chosen at 'Funniest people of 2012" by Rolling Stone, was given the title "UAE's King & Queen of Comedy" by Ahlan and received an award at DIDF 2010 for contributions to the local arts community. Dubomedy was recently awarded with "Highly Commended" at Timeout Night Life Awards in the 'Best Comedy Gig' category for producing "The Road to Edinburgh" show and have produced shows in New York, Canada, Africa, GCC. They are the home to the premiere Comedy & Urban Arts School in the MENA Region, Funny Girls, Clowns Who Care Project, Improv Revolution, Dubai International Comedy Carnival, Dubomedy International Performing Arts Festival (DIPAF), Dubai Tap Dance, Choreography and Corporate Training.
MISSION: Our mission is to use comedy as a tool to bring people of diverse cultures, religions and financial means together. To produce high quality events featuring international artists as well as annual festivals that are relevant to the MENA Region, celebrate laughter and break stereotypes. To create a sustainable local comedy community by providing professional comedy and urban arts training as well as platforms for local artists. To pave the way, coach, empower, inspire and begin to export comedy talent from the Middle East to the West.
DUBOMEDY ARTS SCHOOL: Our classes were rated "Best classes to take in Dubai" by Timeout Dubai. We have 3 full 8 week terms each year as well as intensives between terms and on-going private coaching. Coaching is always available throughout the year for amateurs and professionals. From stand-up comedians to actors to script editing to business professionals. From one on one to small groups. Arabic. English. Hindi/Urdu. We offer courses in stand-up, improvisation, sketch comedy, dance, writing and performance, acting for film, learn to speak Emirati.
CLOWNS WHO CARE PROJECT: CWC is a volunteer initiative with the mission of bringing joy, awareness & support to those in need. We visit centers for children with special needs, offer free workshops, outreach and arts camp for orphans in Uganda as well as provide entertainment & technical support for charity events.
For more information about classes, upcoming events or to book entertainment, contact us.