Posted on July 03, 2019

Tickets are now on sale for this year’s Doha Comedy Festival with performances by world renowned comedian Trevor Noah, Omid Djalili and Arab stand-ups Nemr and Hamad Al-Amari. Organised by Social Studio, Doha Comedy Festival is supported by Qatar National Tourism Council (QNTC) as part of the Summer in Qatar program. The Comedy Festival will include two events, one in July and another in August.

This year’s Festival features crossover comedians, who perform in English but bring their unique worldviews to the stage. Daily Show host Trevor Noah kicks off the festivities on 12 July, returning to Doha’s stage after a sold-out performance in 2017.  Combining East and West are British-Iranian Omid Djalili and Lebanese-American Nemr, who will perform alongside Qatar’s own Hamad Al-Amari on 15 August. All shows will take place at Qatar National Convention Centre (QNCC).  Tickets range in price from QAR 175 to 475 and can be purchased online at

Live music concerts and comedy shows are all part of the exciting entertainment schedule of the Summer in Qatar program, which offers a rich array of cultural performances and family-friendly entertainment and boasts a lineup of shows, movie premieres and promotions on travel, hospitality and shopping of options for the whole family.