Sri Lankan comedian, writer, and director, Vidura BR, has embarked on a wild and unconventional adventure, from suburban America to metropolitan Sri Lanka and even a daring escapade into a German sex dungeon. All these experiences have shaped him into the comedic force we see today, culminating in his uproarious debut stand-up special, Monsoon Season.
This highly anticipated comedy special is now available for free streaming on the 800 Pound Gorilla YouTube channel. If you're eager to show your support for Vidura BR and his comedic prowess, you can also purchase the special on our website, and don't forget to grab the audio album from the show to enjoy his hilarity on the go!
Where did Vidura's "Monsoon Season" Journey begin?
Before storming the stage in Monsoon Season, Vidura BR honed his craft in the lively comedy scene of London. He rose to prominence, making his mark as a finalist in prestigious competitions like the Leicester Square New Act of the Year, Berlin Best New Comedian, and 2Northdown New Act Competition.
Vidura's talent extends beyond the realm of stand-up comedy, showcasing his directorial skills in projects like the narrative short film, Native Number Four, and the thought-provoking feature-length documentary, Open Mic Days, now available for streaming on Amazon Prime. But his most astonishing directorial achievement to date? You guessed it—his very own special, Monsoon Season.
A taste of the journey in Vidura BR's "Monsoon Season"
Venturing into uncharted waters, Vidura took the reins of his destiny, self-directing, producing, and writing (not to mention, delivering an unforgettable performance) in Monsoon Season. This laugh riot first graced the stage at the Edinburgh Fringe in 2022, setting the comedy world abuzz.
Vidura's delivery is a masterclass in deadpan humor, captivating audiences and effortlessly challenging conventional wisdom with his unique tone that is equal parts irreverent and poignant, always leaving his fans in stitches.
And just to give you a taste of what to expect, here's a sneak peek of Vidura's comedic brilliance in Monsoon Season, where he hilariously pokes fun at the modern world's treatment of anxiety, likening it to the new malaria—a perfect blend of wit and wisdom!
Vidura BR's Monsoon Season is a sidesplitting voyage through his extraordinary life experiences, delivered with deadpan finesse and a perspective that is refreshingly candid. Don't miss out on this comedic gem; stream it now on the 800 Pound Gorilla YouTube channel, and for an added dose of support, consider purchasing the special and the audio album from our website.
Vidura's comedic prowess is destined to leave a lasting imprint on the world of stand-up comedy, and Monsoon Season is just the beginning of an uproarious journey with this talented comedian. So buckle up, laugh out loud, and join the joyride!