BBC Asian Network Unveils Thrilling Live Comedy Extravaganza in Glasgow

Glasgow is set to be alight with laughter as BBC Asian Network presents a live comedy show at The Glee Club on Thursday, 29 February 2024. Tickets for this side-splitting event will be available for purchase starting Thursday, 11 January 2024, at 10 am.

The evening, hosted by Noreen Khan from Asian Network and Glasgow’s own comedic luminary Lubna Kerr, promises a dazzling array of talent:

  • Don Biswas, a gem of the comedy circuit
  • Joshua Bethania, 2022’s New Act of The Year and finalist in the BBC New Comedy Award
  • Faizan Shah, Manchester’s rising star and BBC New Comedy Award Semi-Finalist in 2023
  • Pravanya Pillay, a multi-talented comedian, writer, and producer
  • Sabina, a hilarious newcomer and Scotland’s very own entertaining sensation
  • The night will also groove to the live beats of BBC Asian Network’s DJ Kizzi.

This exclusive 18+ event comes with a ticket price of £15 (plus a £2 booking fee). For those who can’t make it in person, fear not! The show will be available for streaming on BBC iPlayer and BBC Sounds after the event.

Noreen Khan, Presenter says: “I am so excited about co-hosting the BBC Asian Network comedy night in Glasgow! The Glaswegian audience will absolutely love the line-up and they’re always up for a good laugh!”

Lubna Kerr, Actor & Comedian says: “I am thrilled that BBC Asian Network are having their comedy night in Glasgow, a city of culture, colour and curries. Delighted and excited to be co-hosting the show with the wonderfully talented Noreen Khan, alongside a brilliant line-up of fantastic Asian comedians on the circuit, I canny wait.”

Ahmed Hussain, Head of BBC Asian Network says: “I am really excited that we’re able to bring this year’s show to Glasgow, showcasing some of the UK’s finest up-and-coming names in comedy! Asian Network is all about celebrating and championing talent and this a great opportunity to do exactly that for rising voices, perspectives and talent from across the UK, to top it off we’ll have a DJ on the night, so get ready for a proper Asian Network night out!”