India Community Center & Samson Koletkar present an evening of Marathi Stand-up Comedy. It has never been done before in America. Come be a part of this historic event!
FEATURING: SAMSON KOLETKAR
Samson Koletkar was born in Mumbai and raised Jewish. Growing up in the world's most crowded city, he spent most of his childhood years burning the midnight candles for earning a Masters Degree in Computer Software, thereby fulfilling his parent's dreams. He then moved half-way across the world, to the technology headquarters and a hotbed for emerging comics - San Francisco. He was named one of "10 Best Indian-Origin Comedians of the Last Decade" by BookMyShow and "10 Indian Comedians Who Found Success in the U.S." by Silicon India. He is the founder of Comedy Oakland Comedy Club, winner of "Best Place for Comedy" in 2016 & 2018 East Bay Express Reader's Poll. He is the co-founder & the brains behind Desi Comedy Fest - the biggest South Asian Comedy Festival in America. He is the headliner on "You're Funny But You Don't Look Jewish" comedy tour, with over 40 performances across USA & Canada.
ALSO APPEARING: Abhay Paranjapé, Meg David, & Adwait Paranjpe
INDIA COMMUNITY CENTER'S MISSION
To promote Indian culture and values by providing social, cultural, recreational and community programs, thereby uniting the Indian community, and raising awareness about Indian culture in the local community. ICC welcomes all without regard to racial, ethnic, regional, religious, political or socio-economic background.