Hyderabad: Controversial comedian Vir Das, who is currently touring India for his ‘Wanted Tour’, is set to perform in Hyderabad on November 20. According to online ticket booking platform Book My Show, the venue for the upcoming event is Shilpakala Vedika located at Madhapur, Hitech City here.
Vir Das’ Instagram post read: “More shows for #WantedTour India! BENGALURU, we added a first show on the same date. Back to PUNE & HYDERABAD, November 20 & 25. More cities will be added. Tickets are LIVE, buy them now. According to Book My Show, tickets for the event are priced from 499rs to 3500rs for more details Click here.
Apart from Hyderabad, he will also perform in Bengaluru, Kolkata, Mumbai, Pune, Ludhiana and Chandigarh. Check out his message below.
For the uninitiated, Vir Das is a writer, comedian and actor known for his role in the movie “Mastizaade”. Das has 3 stand-up comedy specials on popular streaming platform Netflix. He is among India’s biggest names in stand-up comedy. He enjoys a fan base of 1.2 million on Instagram.
He was involved in multiple controversies where it was alleged that he spoke against the Hindu religion for which he faced a lot of hatred. He is known for his recent controversial poem “Two Indias” which he performed at the John F. Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. The video has gone viral and surfaced on all news channels. While several people followed him on social media, his fans supported him saying that he is a comedian/entertainer and should be treated as such.