Comedian Mo Amer joins MEI's Creators' Corner
Date(s) - 04/09/2021
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
The Middle East Institute’s Arts and Culture Center is proud to feature internationally acclaimed Arab-American stand-up comedian and writer Mo Amer in conversation with Emmy-nominated journalist and producer Rhana Natour.
Natour will be discussing with Amer his upbringing in Houston as a Palestinian refugee forced to flee a comfortable life in Kuwait, his early career as a stand-up comedian and how he honed his craft to become one of the most sought after comics in the industry today.
Mo Amer is best known for his Netflix comedy special, Mo Amer: The Vagabond, and for his role as one third of the comedy trio Allah Made Me Funny. He also starred for two seasons, alongside comedian Ramy Youssef, in the Hulu sitcom Ramy as Ramy’s Muslim cousin Mo. Amer has toured extensively with Dave Chappelle, performing more than 1500 shows together.
Register here. https://www.mei.edu/events/creators-corner-mo-amer