Persian Comedy & Persian Melody
A stalwart of Persian-language satire, Hadi Khorsandi has for decades poked fun at the unreason of the Iranian government. A poet and raconteur, he is known for his sharp punchlines and the biting wit of his verse. This is a rare opportunity to see comedian Shappi Khorsandi's father on stage, performing in Persian.
Jamshid Rezaei is a respected vocalist and musician who has entertained the Iranian diasporas around the world. He is regularly courted by visiting companies performing at the Southbank Centre and has himself led groups of musicians on widely praised tours.
Venue: Pentland Theatre
Running Time: 1 hour 50 mins (inc interval)