Hasan Minhaj: Homecoming King

When: February 25, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
Where: The Englert Theatre, 221 E. Washington St., Iowa City, IA

NOTE: This event has been rescheduled. Previously purchased tickets will be automatically transferred and honored for this new date. Seat assignments will remain the same. There is no need to get new tickets. Refunds must[...]

When:
February 25, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
2017-02-25T20:00:00-06:00
2017-02-25T20:15:00-06:00
Where:
The Englert Theatre
221 E. Washington St.
Iowa City
IA
Cost:
$26.50
Contact:
The Englert Theatre
319-688-2653
Hasan Minhaj: Homecoming King @ The Englert Theatre

NOTE:
This event has been rescheduled.
Previously purchased tickets will be automatically transferred and honored for this new date. Seat assignments will remain the same. There is no need to get new tickets. Refunds must be requested by Friday, September 16 at 5:30pm. Refund requests after this date cannot be processed.

DESCRIPTION
Hasan Minhaj: Homecoming King, is the theatrical debut of humorist and “The Daily Show” correspondent Hasan Minhaj. Homecoming King, the story of the “New Brown America,” is based on true events from Minhaj’s first generation Indian-American experience. Navigating between two worlds, it follows Minhaj’s arrival in the US, meeting his sister, interracial love, racism, bullying, and his family’s quest to achieve the elusive American Dream.
Hasan Minhaj is a comedian, actor, and writer in New York. He is a correspondent on the Emmy and Peabody award-winning program ‘The Daily Show with Trevor Noah’. His critically acclaimed one man show ‘Homecoming King’ recently returned Off-Broadway after a sold-out run in 2015. A 2014 Just For Laughs ‘New Face’, he was selected by the Sundance Institute to develop his solo show and feature film at the prestigious New Frontier Storytelling Lab. A featured storyteller for The Moth his work has garnered acclaim in film, web, and television. He hosted the documentary special ‘Stand Up Planet’ produced by The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. His viral web series ‘The Truth with Hasan Minhaj’ has been featured in countless publications including The Huffington Post, Gawker, and New York Times. He has been seen on a variety of other television programs including Arrested Development on Netflix, HBO’s Getting On, and @Midnight on Comedy Central.