One of the most important ways a group of diverse and different people can come together in harmony is through the sharing of stories. In the shared experience of storytelling, laughter is one of the most powerful forces to unite anybody.
Stand-up comedy has evolved from just silly jokes and funny faces on a stage, to a platform for sharing ideas and exchanging views. Modern stand-up comedians now recognize the importance of the stage, the value of a well-placed joke, and the strength of teaching a large group of people to laugh at themselves.
In this list, we tackled several stand-up comedians from diverse backgrounds, and how their brands of comedy have transcended and broken barriers through the unavoidable power of laughter. Continue reading “Six multi-cultural comedians who break borders with laughs”