Mo Amer to Join ADC Gala As Host & Special Guest
Saturday, March 2, 2019, at 7:30 PM
ADC is excited to announce internationally renowned Palestinian American comedian, Mo Amer will be hosting the ADC Gala on Saturday March 2, 7:30 pm. Mo Amer is an Arab American stand-up comedian and writer of Palestinian descent, known for his iconic work with the comedy troupe “Allah Made Me Funny” – the longest running artistic collective of Muslim comic performers in the world. This past fall Amer debuted his first stand up special on Netflix, entitled “The Vagabond,” watch the trailer here. A pioneer in Arab American stand up, Amer’s humor consists of observational comedy, political satire, and race related material, heavily drawing on autobiographical elements, as well as his unique improvised, conversational style. He tells his unusual, circuitous life story, detailing how he managed to travel the world without a passport for years before finally becoming a U.S. citizen after two decades.
We invite you, your family, friends, and loved ones to come and enjoy an evening with Mo Amer at the ADC Gala as we to celebrate Arab-American heritage and contributions.