Ali Mehedi is a New York-based standup comedian. Ali was born and raised in Bangladesh and moved to Canada for University. Ali started standup comedy a few years ago in Toronto. After taking a class at the Second City, Toronto, Ali fell in love with standup.
Since Ali started standup, Ali has performed at Absolute Comedy Club and Yuk Yuk’s Comedy Club in Toronto, Gotham Comedy Club, Carolines on Broadway, New York Comedy Club, Standup NY, and West Side Comedy Club in New York City. Ali even got to perform in Bangkok, Thailand. Ali was featured on NYC FunnYmmigrants Comedy Festival and did a 30-minute headlining spot.
Ali was one of the NYC semi-finalists in the 2018 StandUp NBC nationwide search for comedian competition. It was a thrilling experience, and Ali can’t wait to do it again next year.
Ali was the co-producer and co-host of a monthly show called The Young and the Awkward at the Comedy Bar, and a weekly open mic called The Week-End Show. Ali hosted open-mics with The Laughing Buddha Comedy. Ali also runs a Joke workshop called “Joke Workshop with Ali Mehedi” in New York City. Ali invites local comedians to write together and encourage each other. And Ali hosts open-mic at West Side Comedy Club as part of the F-Comedy Club.
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