Funtastic Four: Comedy Show
Funtastic Four: Comedy Show
|Ticket Price:||₹ 300|
|Age:||16 years and above|
|Cast:||Aamer Peran, Arnav Rao, Pooja Vijay and Shrirupa Sengupta|
|Location:||JAGRITI, Ramagondanahalli, Varthur Road, Whitefield, Bengaluru, 560066|
Funtastic Four is a comedy event which happens every month at Jagriti Theatre. The show features four superheroes, who all have basically one superpower- to make you laugh till you drop. It is a one-of-a-kind comedy show which promises to tickle your funny bone and make you laugh away the worries of your stressful work week!
India's first stuttering comedienne who has hosted a number of shows in various venues across the country. She is known for her self-deprecating humour and political incorrectness. A Chemical Engineer who hasn’t managed to find chemistry with anyone yet. She decided to pursue comedy after she realised that she needed a hobby other than Facebook stalking. Through her comedy, she brings a fresh perspective to life as a stutterer (yes, just like the Nescafe ad!), the funny side of being an Indian studying in Europe and her failed attempts at being politically correct. She has performed in multiple cities across India and has been
Aamer Peran is a Stand Up Comedian and a Voice Over artist. Born In Saudi Arabia, to an Indian father and a Pakistani mother, he started to stand up after losing his education in 2012 in Chennai. He helped brew a comedy scene in Chennai before eventually moving to Bangalore, His comedy has a blend of unique observations, experiences, sounds, colorful topics, colorless topics, brinjals and an innate undertone of extreme laziness. He has performed in many Major Cities in India.
Shrirupa Sengupta is a stand-up comedienne who feels life must be laughed at, every minute. Her sense of humour is confused, quirky and unabashedly self-centred. She burst into the Comedy scene in 2014 winning the Bangalore Finals of the MICF Raw Heats. Depending on the time of the year and the mood of her parents, she performs Improv, Stand Up and Concept Comedy Shows. With a joyfully chaotic personality, Shri when not on stage or in rehearsals can be found burning things in the kitchen / putting her TISS-MSW degree to use, writing content / trying to shapeshift into a cat and doing other such high energy activities
Arnav Rao is a lawyer turned Stand Up comic. He uses his skills of research, analysis, writing and public speaking to tell jokes... because he cares about people! Arnav has performed around India and along with some of the biggest names. He doesn't feel the need to drop names because he thinks that a third person narrative is pretentious enough and not great for his ego. The highlight of his life is that he also made his parents think he's funny.
Arnav has performed in front of 2500 people at the Bangalore YouTube Fan Fest. He can be seen on Amazon Prime's Original Series, Comicstaan featuring the Top 10 Stand Up Comedians from all over India.
Jagriti is a Performance Arts space dedicated to Theatre, Music, Dance and Comedy. Founded in 2011 by Arundhati and Jagdish Raja, the space has hosted several productions from India and around the world. A 200-seat theatre, built around a full-thrust stage, it is fully equipped to cater to both artistes and audience. The main stage is designed for intimate performances, with adjoining spaces for informal lectures and gatherings, and an attached restaurant- 'The Fat Chef'. Jagriti is owned and operated by the not-for-profit ART Foundation, a registered charitable trust.
The Rooftop - above the main auditorium is an open-to-sky space with a staging area that can accommodate about 50 people. A raised and walled off platform can work as a perfect area for puppet theatre. The Rooftop has a restroom and a pantry.
The Terrace - alongside the auditorium, the Terrace can accommodate about 20 people as an informal gathering area.
Lumbini - extending out from the foyer, Lumbini has a stage and an open-to-sky terraced space for about 80 people.