Jamil Abu-Wardeh:
Jamil Abu-Wardeh: De 'As van het Kwaad'-Midden-Oosten-comedytour'

TEDGlobal 2010 · 8:59 · Filmed Jul 2010
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Jamil Abu-Wardeh startte comedy op in de Arabische wereld door de 'As van het Kwaad'-comedytour op te richten, die stand-up comedians brengt naar lachend publiek overal in het Midden-Oosten. Hij ontdekte dat, als ze de "BGB" ontwijkt, ("blauw materiaal, geloof, en "bolitiek") ontwijkt, de As van het Kwaad veel buitenlandse bulderlach ontlokt.

Jamil Abu-Wardeh believes in the community-building power of a shared laugh — especially in Arabic. He jumpstarted the Dubai standup comedy scene and produced the Axis of Evil Middle East Comedy Tour. Full bio
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