You are here

The Truth Hurts: Comedy Against Racism

The Truth Hurts
Sun 8 Mar 2015 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Out of the Blue Drill Hall
36 Dalmeny St
Edinburgh
EH6 8RG

with Australian comedian Aamer Rahman.

Aamer was named as one of The Guardian's top 10 comedy shows of 2014. He has performed at the Sydney Opera House and was one of the recipients of the Melbourne International Comedy Festival Best Newcomer Award. He now performs solo, after several years as half of comedy duo Fear of a Brown Planet, along with Nazeem Hussain.

Tickets: £6 waged / £3 unwaged / £10 solidarity price.

All our regular seats are now sold. Spaces remain for those happy to either stand or use the seating in the cafe area behind the main seating area (your choice). Prices are the same as for the regular seats.

If you have bought a ticket online, you just need to come along and give your name to the person on the door (they will have a record of all online sales).

Choose a ticket

If you have problems booking online, please contact us.

Aamer Rahman will be coming to Edinburgh immediately after appearing as the main guest at the Islamophobia Awards Ceremony held by IHRC in London on 7 March ("an annual event to acknowledge - through satire, revue and comedy - the worst Islamophobes of the year").

The event in Edinburgh will be introduced by Aamer Anwar (lawyer), Councillor Nick Gardner (Labour, Leith Walk) and Samena Dean (Chair, Muslim Women's Association of Edinburgh).

The Truth Hurts on Facebook

Aamer Rahman on Facebook

Co-organised by SACC and the Islamic Human Rights Commission (IHRC). Supported by Edinburgh Stop the War Coalition, Unite Against Fascism (Edinburgh) and the Kashmir Solidarity Movement (Scotland).

Proceeds after costs have been met will be split between SACC and Aamer Rahman

Enquiries 07786630764 or 07518947204 or send us a message.