All posts tagged "Women In Comedy"
The Stark Plight Of Women In Comedy Is Highlighted In This Twitter Thread. Female Comics Get Rape Threats Far Too Often
A motley mix of rape threats and sexual violence
Mallika Dua: “Our Attention Is Finally Going Somewhere Other Than Bollywood Or Cricket!”
Turning her dream into reality, Mallika Dua was initially cynical about making a living out of comedy.
Punya Arora: “I Once Got Wrapped In The Mic Cord — It Was Pretty Hilarious”
Breaking stereotypes with her humour is what she knows best!
Sumukhi Suresh: “Women Tell Me To Take It Down A Notch, Otherwise I Won’t Find A Suitable Boy’
Stand-up comic and Improv artist, Sumukhi Suresh, recognises the gender biases amongst the audience but has hope that...
Kaneez Surka: “When People Say Indians Aren’t Funny, I’m Like Are You FREAKIN’ Kidding Me?!”
One of India's first female improvisers says it is exceptional content that will get you laughs, not your...
Radhika Vaz: “I Flirted With A Couple, Who Were Father And Daughter. I Creeped Myself Out”
Considered to be one of this generation's leading feminist voice, Radhika Vaz is both a laugh riot and...
Vasu Primlani: “A Woman Threatened To Slap Me. I Said, Don’t! It Turns Me On!”
One of India's pioneering female comedians, there's so much more to her than just making people laugh out...