Aatif Nawaz's run at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2018 has attracted rave reviews for the fourth consecutive year. Instant GrAATIFication received favourable reviews across the board and was included in 'Best Jokes' lists by The Guardian, the Daily Mirror and the Evening Standard. Audiences have also responded positively to the show. Audience reviews can be found by clicking here. Additionally, Aatif's VLOG from this year's Edinburgh Festival Fringe can be found by clicking here.
On the 8th of September, Aatif will be appearing on a star studded line up for a special comedy show in West London. India vs Pakistam: Comedy Clash will feature performances from Hyde Panaser, Anil Desai, Jay Handley, Mani Liaqat, Salman Malik and Aatif Nawaz. Ticket information can be found by clicking here.
Aatif's recent tour of Malta was an incredible success. Thank you so much to everyone who attended the shows. The performances were filmed for a future comedy special entitled 'Aatif Nawaz: Live In Malta'. Coverage of the tour included articles in The Times of Malta, Air Malta and coverage on Kultura News on TVM. Click here to view Aatif's VLOG of the Malta tour.
Aatif will be performing on select dates of the Desi Central Comedy Tour 2018. Catch him in Luton, Brentford and Coventry alongside some of the best desi comics in the UK. Ticket information is available by clicking here.
In addition to performing his solo stand-up comedy show 'Instant GrAATIFication', Aatif will also be hosting a late night comedy show called 'Late-Night Lols' at this year's Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Featuring some of the hottest comedians from around the world, Late-Night Lols will take place every night from the 3rd to the 25th of August 2018 at 1:30am at The Counting House Lounge. If you're looking for late night comedy, there's little better...
This July, Aatif will be returning to Malta (for a third time this year) to perform two very special previews of his brand new stand-up comedy show Instant GrAATIFication. These are the last two previews of the show before its official debut at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. In addition, Aatif will also be hosting two late night comedy shows called 'Aatif Nawaz & Friends'. All four shows will take place at the Valletta Campus Theatre in Malta. Tickets are available from the Maltese Funny Business website.
BBC Radio 5Live have launched a brand new weekly cricket podcast called 'The Doosra'. The show, also broadcast on 5Live, features former World Cup winner Isa Guha, BBC Broadcaster Ankur Desai and of course award-winning stand-up comedian Aatif Nawaz. The Doosra is available on all major podcast providers or by clicking here.
In August 2018, Aatif Nawaz brings his brand new solo comedy show to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Instant GrAATIFication is Aatif's 4th solo show and will be performed at The Stand Comedy Club from the 3rd to the 26th of August. Tickets are on sale now and can be booked by clicking here.
Aatif will be joining Guerilla Cricket's team of broadcasters for the forthcoming historic test match between Ireland and Pakistan. It is Ireland's first test match and Guerilla Cricket, as official partners of Cricket Ireland, will be broadcasting live from the 11th to the 15th of May 2018 from Malahide. Aatif will be part of the broadcast on Saturday the 12th and Sunday the 13th of May. You can listen to live, ball-by-ball coverage of all the action on GuerillaCricket.com.
Aatif Nawaz will be performing at the Desi Central Comedy Show on Friday the 11th of May at the Harrow Art's Centre in London. The line-up also includes Prince Abdi, Inder Manocha, Eshaan Akbar and Emily Lloyd-Saini. Tickets can be found by clicking here.
From Tuesday the 17th of April 2018, Aatif Nawaz will begin hosting a weekly radio show on LRB Digital called 'Good Things...with Aatif Nawaz'. The show will be a break from the doom and gloom of day to day news and feature only positive and light-hearted news stories from around the world. LRB Digital is broadcast both online and on DAB Radio in the UK.
In April, Aatif hosted a series of Q&A sessions with Pakistani cricket legend Younis Khan in aid of the British charity Read Foundation. The shows in London, Manchester and Birmingham were a huge success and a big thank you to everyone who pledged to support this incredible organisation.
Following an overwhelming response to his Maltese debut, Aatif Nawaz will return to Malta for another comedy show hosted by Maltese Funny Business. The show will also feature Jimmy Carter, Dave O'Dwyer and Paul Pennington and takes place at Talbot & Bons in Luqa on the 23rd of February 2018. More information can be found on Maltese Funny Business' Facebook page.
Aatif Nawaz will be debuting his brand new stand-up comedy show AATIFLIX at the 2018 Edinburgh Festival Fringe. The follow up to Muslims Do It 5 Times A Day, AATIFicial Intelligence and The Last Laugh will focus on social media and it's increasing dominance of our psyche. Prior to it's debut, Aatif will be performing a work-in-progress of the show at London's iconic Top Secret Comedy Club on the 26th of February, the 21st of March and the 25th of April. Tickets are available now on Top Secret Comedy Club's website.
On Friday the 26th of January 2018, for the very first time, Aatif will be performing in Malta. The comedy show will also feature Jimmy Carter, Paul Pennington and Special Guests. Ticket information can be found on the Maltese Funny Business website.