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Hari Kondabolu at The Laughing Tap
March 24 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm CDT
The hilarious Hari Kondabolu (The Late Show, Conan, Jimmy Kimmel, Comedy Central, WTF w Marc Maron) comes to Milwaukee’s Home for Comedy!
Hari Kondabolu is a comedian, writer & podcaster based in Brooklyn, NY. He has been described by The NY Times as “one of the most exciting political comics in stand-up today.” In 2018, his Netflix special “Warn Your Relatives” was released and he was named one of Variety’s Top 10 Comics To Watch.
Hari has released two comedy albums two albums, “Waiting for 2042” & “Mainstream American Comic” with the legendary indie rock label Kill Rock Stars. He has performed on The Late Show with David Letterman, Conan, Jimmy Kimmel Live, John Oliver’s NY Stand-Up Show, @Midnight & has his own half-hour special on Comedy Central. A former writer & correspondent on the Chris Rock produced FX TV show “Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell.” In 2017, he released his critically acclaimed documentary “The Problem with Apu” on truTV.
In-person tickets are $20. Seating is limited.
Thursday Doors open at 6:30pm / show at 7:30pm
Fri and Sat Doors open 7pm/ Show at 8pm
More About Hari…
Hari is a regular on the public radio gameshow “Wait, Wait Don’t Tell Me.” Hari has also appeared on such notable radio shows and podcasts as Fresh Air with Terry Gross, WTF with Marc Maron, 2 Dope Queens, Morning Edition, All Things Considered, Prairie Home Companion, Wits, Studio 360, and Bullseye. He co-hosted the popular “Politically Reactive” podcast with W. Kamau Bell and currently co-hosts “The Kondabolu Brothers Podcast” with his brother Ashok on Earwolf.
In the UK, Hari has established himself with appearances on BBC 3’s Russell Howard’s Good News, Live at the Electric and Channel 4’s 8 out 10 Cats. He also performed at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in 2011.
Hari attended both Bowdoin College and Wesleyan University, graduating from the former institution with a B.A. in Comparative Politics in 2004. A former immigrant rights organizer in Seattle, Hari also earned a Masters in Human Rights from the London School of Economics in 2008. He was the NYU’s APA Institute’s “Artist in Residence” for the 2014-2015 Academic Year.
Hari was born and raised in Queens, NY. He went to Townsend Harris High School and the school’s mascot, “Hari the Hawk,” was named after him during his senior year. (He sometimes fears that his greatest achievement)
Covid-19 UPDATE (in effect as of 9/17/21):
The Laughing Tap will require proof of vaccination or a negative Covid test to attend our shows starting September 17th, 2021. This policy is for the safety of our guests, comics, and staff, and is inline with other venues in Milwaukee.
• Accepted proof of Covid Vaccination card must match your name on a state or federal photo ID. Vaccination card or Photo/ Photocopy of card with full front clearly visible.
• Negative Covid Test result must be within 72 hours of show time
Failure to comply with these policies will result in denied entrance and/or being asked to leave the club and no ticket refund.
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About The Laughing Tap:
Milwaukee’s Home for Comedy!
Opened in January 2020 by Milwaukee Comedy LLC, the state’s #1 independent comedy show producers (The Milwaukee Comedy Festival, Keg Stand Up, Blue Ribbon Comedy Show, Subjective: A Comedic Showing, A Dandy Comedy Show, and more!). The Laughing Tap presents the best in national, regional and local comedy!
A full bar, featuring Milwaukee and Wisconsin Beers on Tap. Cash and Card accepted. NO DRINK MINIMUMS!
Conveniently located on 5th Street in Walker’s Point. Street Parking available.
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The Laughing Tap
706 B S. 5th Street
Milwaukee, WI 53204