Press release from Krish Mohan:
Described as “dangerously perceptive” nationally touring, Indian comedian, Krish Mohan uses his unique brand of comedy to talk about socio-political issues in a brand new hour of comedy.
Using storytelling and historic anecdotes to make an audience feel comfortable about talking about tough issues in today’s political climate like organized religion, classism, the Constitution and India. These topics and issues that aren’t covered in mainstream politics or comedy. Come check Krish Mohan’s “Politely Angry” at The Block OFF Biltmore on Nov.14 at 7p.m.
“He is dangerously perceptive and honest, but somehow still loving and inclusive. I’ve never seen a comic quite like him.” – David Embree, Fayetteville.
“Mohan’s material is frequently clever if not uproariously funny” Roger Caitlin of the Washington Post.
“Mohan engages the audience with self-referential sideline commentary about their responses (or lack thereof), which dissolves boundaries and encourages easy laughter.” Tiffany Raymond of Pittsburgh In The Round.
“Krish Mohan provides a welcome reprieve from the celluloid black hole of political humor…He hits a variety of topics both big and small, global and personal.” Brian Pope of Pittsburgh In The Round.
About Krish: Krish Mohan is a socially conscious, Indian Stand-Up comedian and writer who regularly tours the United States. He performs at and has sold out small theaters, bars, independent comedy clubs, colleges, DIY and house venues. With his quirky attitude, charming personality, and intelligent humor, Krish captivates and engages audiences of all backgrounds. Mohan uses stories and historic anecdotes in order to tackle hot button topics like race, religion, war, immigration, while adding an optimistic, philosophical & sociological twist!
Mohan has also been featured on Redacted Tonight VIP, Act Out on Free Speech TV, and various NPR radio stations (PA, NC, NY). He has also performed and sold out shows at several Fringe Festivals (IndyFringe, Pittsburgh Fringe, Capital Fringe, Philly Fringe Arts, St. Lou Fringe, Atlanta Fringe), where he has been an audience favorite with his unique brand of comedy & social vigilantism that been described as “dangerous perceptive” and “never offensive”. Krish also won the 2018 Pittsburgh Fringe Festival Audience Choice award! He has also opened for other nationally touring headliners of note like Stewart Huff, Redacted Tonight’s Lee Camp and Hari Kondabolu. Krish is also the host of the weekly socio-political commentary web show & podcast, “Fork Full of Noodles” and the interview podcast “Taboo Table Talk”.