Comedy Convention

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Country and Region LebanonBeirut
Type of Festival Comedy
Location of Festival Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
Festival Contact Information

Chillout Productions
P. O. Box 502185
United Arab Emirates
Phone: +971 4 3911196
Fax: +971 4 3918930

Festival Description

The Comedy Convention’s inaugural year, 2009, brings a stellar line-up of international comedians to Beirut, Lebanon and Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The festival was created and is produced by Chillout productions whose aim is to develop and nurture comedy in the Middle East. Additional festivals are planned for other times in the year. Stay tuned…

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Festival Dates April 24 - 26, 2009
Festival Links

Festival Events:

Line-up 2009:
  • Omid Djalili
  • Tom Papa
  • Tommy Davidson
  • Ahmed Ahmed
  • Erik Griffin
  • Gerry Dee
  • Kirk Fox
  • Rusty Dooley
  • Sebastian Maniscalco
  • Whitney Cummings


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Practical Info:

Venue 2009:
  • Forum de Beyrouth (Beirut)
  • Doors open at 7:00pm
  • Show begins at 8:30pm


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