For the Love of Palestine and Syria

Save the date, yo! On September 24th in the main auditorium of the American University of Sharjah, Ali will be hosting a special Urban Arts Concert featuring comedy, dance, music and spoken word to benefit the Palestine Children’s Relief Fund. Yalla!




United Nations of Comedy Tour


Ali had a great time performing in Abu Dhabi and Doha with the stellar U.N.O.C. line-up! Read more about it in this Gulf Times feature.–eastern-audience%E2%80%99


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Oh Canada!

Ali is excited to be co-headlining three upcoming shows in Canada.

August 20: Straight Outta Dubai at Comedy Bar Toronto.

August 21: UNITED FOR GAZA Comedy Night and Fundraiser at the University of Toronto.

August 24: Hubbly Bubbly Habibi Comedy Night at HAZE Lounge Mississauga. For more info email


A little Ramadan Comedy

Ali had a great time performing stand-up at Al Hilal Bank’s annual iftar in Abu Dhabi this week. hilal bank 2

When in Greece….

Ali had a blast returning to Athens to lead comedy workshops as part of the 10th Annual International Festival of Making Theater as well as a Q & A session in Italy. greece 14