Preview: Happy Ever Laughter: Standup Comedy Madness! by Dream Academy
If you think your funny bone is broken, look no further than these doctors to heal you with humour. After all, laughter is the best medicine.
Enter Dream Academy’s 3rd iteration of Happy Ever Laughter: Standup Comedy Madness, the hit series that brings together the very best of local standup comedy in one big night of fun-filled digs at our little red dot!
This year’s edition features a whopping total of 11 comedy consultants, with fresh new faces Suhaimi Yusoff, Patricia Mok and Power 98 DJ Dee Kosh, as well as perennial favourites Kumar, Sebastian Tan, Siti Khalijah, Judee Tan, Rishi Budhrani, Fakkah Fuzz, Sharul Channa and Hossan Leong, who also directs the show . You’ll be needing intensive care as they have you in stitches from the overdose of laughter all night long!
Look out for jokes surrounding some of the biggest and weirdest phenomena that have come up this year, with scripts from some of the best comedy writers in Singapore, including Mr Miyagi, Edmund Tan, Alfian Sa’at, Jo Tan, Dwayne Lau, Josiah Ng and Leong Ching. No space is safe, so expect everything from cracked trains, expat robbers, Pokemon Go fever and more to receive a thorough dissection.
This is your one-stop miracle cure to all the frustrations and stress of daily life from our little red dot. By the end of the two hours in the operating theatre, you’ll be rolling out as good as new. You’ll definitely want to catch this maniacal malady before it ends!
Happy Ever Laughter plays at the Esplanade Theatre from 26 October – 6 November. Tickets available from SISTIC. Note: 29 October show will feature Selena Tan instead of Kumar for both shows.