Comedy Night - Asian Invasion!
Friday, 11 May

Comedy Night is Back! And this time, we are bringing Asia to you!

Are you ready for another round of laughs? This time, we have gone bigger and funnier with comedians from Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore pitting their wits to tickle our funny bone! So register early to avoid disappointment!

8pm to 12mn
The Grand Ballroom

Price: 
$38 (Members) | $48 (Guests)
Inclusive of 2 house pours
Minimum age of 18 years old required

Featuring:

MO SIDIK (Indonesia)

Ali Mohamad Sidik Zamzami or better known as Mo Sidik is a stand-up comedian from Indonesia. Mo Sidik's appearance is easy to remember by many people because of his fat body. 15 years in and he's only getting funnier.

Before becoming a comic, Mo Sidik, or Mo, as he's popularly known, started his entertainment career as a radio announcer in 1995. Becoming an MC, moderator and event host are amongst the extension of his skills in capturing the attention of the people he's communicating with.

In 2011, Mo shifted gear and decided to focus on stand-up comedy and chose the corporate world as his playground. As a stand-up comedian, Mo has performed at hundreds of corporate events and international forums. In the past years, Mo has been flying high and mighty and has performed in Malaysia, Australia, Singapore, Hong Kong, China, Cambodia and Afghanistan.

He also performed on the Jakarta Fringe Festival 2012. He can be seen in Comedy Central and in iFlix stand-up comedy series. He just finished his Stand Up World Tour #Fattitude in 2017 covering 13 countries, 24 cities and 38 shows in 2 languages (English and Indonesian).

KAVIN JAY (Malaysia)

One of Malaysia's most underrated comics, is a rapid-fire grumpy joke telling machine also known as Kavin Jay. He may be grouchy but does it with such panache, you can't help but laugh. He is an integral part of the comedy revolution in Malaysia.

Since his first performance started in 2006, Kavin Jay has grown in leaps and bounds and is involved in many major comedies shows and projects. In 2010, he performed in a 15,000 strong St Patrick's Day celebration with much success, in 2014 he was a part of the Mumbai Pajama Comedy Festival, in 2015 part of the LOLfest, Crackhouse Carnival, and KLIC fest.

In 2016, Kavin appeared in Comedy Central's hit TV series Stand Up Asia and in 2018, has been featured by Netflix in his very own stand-up special.

His intense sense of humor has tickled ribs and charmed audiences of many denominations. He has performed all over the world (eg. Singapore, India, Vietnam, Philippines, Indonesia, Hong Kong, Australia, United Kingdom and many more).

In his career he has also been involved in the setting up of the Crackhouse Comedy Club, gathered great reviews for his stint on RedFM, co-founded Malaysia's longest running open mic show, One Mic Stand and is one of the writers on the hit show Obviously Harith Iskander.

His big break on stage arrived when he performed as the opening act at the Comedy Club KL's Wacky X'mas show in December 2009 which was headlined by Irish comedian Dave Callan. Since then Kavin became a regular performer for Comedy Club KL.

SCOTT MITCHELL (Scottish & Singaporean PR)

Scott Mitchell is a stand-up comedian, after dinner speaker, emcee and sometimes social and sports commentator. He has a day job in the finance sector and is the founder of Comedy Hub Singapore. 

Scott Mitchell brings an acerbic and witty look at life to all his performances. From the struggles of fatherhood to the wonders of modern science, he shares his thoughts openly with his audiences to delight in every performance. Watch out for his list of similarities between Scotland (his country of birth) and Singapore – who knew both places were so similar.

Scott performs regularly at Thirsty Thursday Comedy and can be seen at open mic spots and private gigs throughout Singapore and South East Asia. He is currently working on his first full 1-hour show “Hardship Posting” when asked to describe what it will contain he said, “imagine the secret diary of an expat Dad, age 39 and three quarters”. I for one can’t wait to see the show.

He is a Finalist in China’s International Comedy Festival 2017, Finalist – Best Show in Fringeworld Perth Australia 2016 and a resident host at Mad About Comedy - Singapore.

GARY OW (Singapore)

Gary Ow started his career as a stand-up comedian in Singapore after he appeared hundreds of times in the legendary Comedy Masala.

He’s also starred in over 250 shows as the voice actor and puppeteer of “Crispy - The Talking Cock" in the award-winning "Singapore Stripped, a Comedy Roast of the Lion City", a tongue-in-cheek history show for tourists. 

Gary also recently found success in 2016 doing impressions of Kim Jong-Un, the North Korean leader in a gala show called Asian Invasion Comedy. The act he will be performing at the Singapore Swimming Club.

Gary also created Singapore's first ever zombie movie, "Hsien of the Dead", a 2012 Singaporean horror-comedy film, which he directed, produced and wrote the screenplay. The movie was released on 13 September 2012.

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For enquiries, please call Events Department at 63423 650 / 670 or email 
events@sswimclub.org.sg