Bellevue: Parlor Live – the Comedy Club in downtown Bellevue, Washington was roaring with laughter thanks to the performance of the talented and witty India standup comedian Mr. Vir Das from March 23-25, 2017. Performing in more than 3 continents from March to May of 2017, under the banner of Boarding Das he had his audiences peeling with laughter from start to end. Christened as the “King of Standup Comedy in India” by Times of India he was quite a charm with the American audiences as well. His show was an eclectic mix on lampooning politics, media, religion, current affairs and Bollywood.
Mr. Das was born in India and raised in Lagos, Nigeria, and Delhi. He earned his Bachelor’s degree in Economics and Theatre in the state of Illinois. He has been a vital member of several comedy troupes in USA and has performed in all major cities in India. Mr. Das is among the highest paid comedians in India and has made his niche in Bollywood in the likes of “Delhi Belly, “Go Goa Gone”, “Badmash Company” and most recently “Mastizaade”. Being the founder of the first ever Indian Comedy festival “Pajama Party” he is not only a well-known actor but also an established musician.
His show in Bellevue was a houseful event attended by people from all walks of life. After a long week of strenuous work on Thursday night, the office goers and college crowd laughed their stress off with his amusing one-liners. A complete itinerary of Boarding Das in USA, Europe, UK, and Australia is available on Mr. Das’s official website: https://www.virdas.in/