Bassem Youssef - Live in London

Egypt’s most acclaimed Satirist, Bassem Youssef, will be in London for one night.

Don't miss Bassem Youssef's debut London performance presented by Al Hudood and Marsm.

NOTE: This performance will take place completely IN ENGLISH.
After a long career as a respected heart surgeon, Bassem Youssef has become one of the most influential and poignant satirists and political commentators from the Middle East. He shot to fame after treating the wounded during the Arab Spring in 2011, when his online comedy show went viral. Dubbed the Jon Stewart of the Arab world, his witty commentary and famous satirical news TV show El Bernameg has spread far beyond his home country of Egypt. Youssef hosted the digital series “The Democracy Handbook” for Fusion network, hosted the International Emmy Awards Gala of 2015, starred in the internationally renowned documentary “Tickling Giants” and appeared twice as a Senior Middle East Correspondent on the Daily Show with Jon Stewart.
Don't miss his debut London performance presented by Al Hudood and Marsm and please do note that the entire performance will be taking place in English.
Following the event, we will be hosting a meet and greet reception with Bassem Youssef, including drinks and nibbles as well as a chance to speak to the man himself. For a chance to experience this unique opportunity, please purchase the Meet and Greet add-on ticket in addition to your general admission tickets

Venue

Logan Hall, Institute of Education

WC1H 9

Date

19.6.2019 at 19:00

Organizer

MARSM UK AND AL HUDOUD