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5 Reasons Why You Can’t Miss The Umbilical Brothers Live In Dubai!

Australian comedy duo The Umbilical Brothers will be performing live at Madinat Jumeirah next Tuesday, 30th October and we’ve come up with five reasons why you can’t miss the gig!

Night full of knee-slapping laughter by The Umbilical Brothers

Comedy fans can expect a show full of endless comedy, unstoppable laughter and unbroken hilarity by The Umbilical Brothers. Their comedy is globally recognised for its eccentric mix of theatre, slapstick and stand-up comedy that entertained comedy buffs across 38 countries. Their upcoming gig next week will mark their Dubai debut.

Ranked among the most creative people in entertainment

With an enormous worldwide appeal and 200,000+ views on their videos per month through digital platforms, The Umbilical Brothers are named as two of Entertainment Weekly’s ‘100 Most Creative People In Entertainment.’ Their shows were critically acclaimed by major news outlets like The New York Times and The Australian, describing their shows as “silly behaviour of the highest calibre” and “exquisitely crafted physical humour.”

‘Not Suitable For Children’ a big hit among young comedy buffs

David Collins and Shane Dundas rose to fame with hit theatre productions ‘Don’t Explain,’ ‘Speedmouse,’ ‘Heaven By Storm’ and ‘The Rehearsal.’ Their newest show, ‘Not Suitable For Children’ received a huge 8.2/10 rating by movie aggregator IMDB. The show explores the world of TV shows catering to a millennial audience, reminiscing about TV icons and what all went wrong with famed TV shows of today. Event goers can expect pop culture-related humour and references.

They performed alongside the legendary Robbin Williams!

Perhaps, one of the most cherished moments in their career, The Umbilical Brothers performed live in front of a home crowd at the iconic Sydney Opera House alongside the late comedy icon, Robbin Williams. What’s more, the international comedy phenomenon performed along with James Brown too, regarded as the ‘Grandfather of Soul,’ at the second largest Woodstock festival, attended by 400,000+ partygoers in 1999.

Physical comedy meets vocal talent in Dubai

Known for blending physical and vocal comedy with a fusion of slapstick and stand-up comedy, event goers are in for a surprise at The Umbilical Brothers’ gig next week! Their unique comedy talent in TV shows and theatrical productions won them a series of awards from the Australian awards circuit, an EMMY and two prestigious BAFTA awards.

Save the date: 31st October 2018

Show starts from 8 pm at Madinat Theatre, Souk Madinat Jumeirah. Ticket pricing starts from Dhs189 for silver seating, Dhs199 for gold seating and Dhs249 for platinum seating. Tickets are available here and at the Souk Madinat Theatre Box Office.