During World Laughter Day, Sun Siyam Resorts understands how to put a smile on their guests' cheeks and enrich their bespoke programme of private-island experiences with outstanding comic performances by renowned stand-up comedians Ali Al Sayed, Mina Liccione, Amr Elassal, and Imah Dumagay.
Laughter is the best medicine and undoubtedly draws people from all over the world together, thus to commemorate World Laughter Day this year, Siyam World Maldives has set the stage for a comedy performance by the incredible comic team Ali Al Sayed and Mina Liccione.
Ali Al Sayed is a well-known comedian in the industry, and his lightning-quick wit and rapport with audiences have allowed him to perform in numerous shows on the iconic and historic Comic Strip Live in New York - Headlining in Caroline's on Broadway, performing in the Gotham Comedy Club, and performing in the New York American Arab Comedy Festival. Rolling Stones ME named him the "funniest person of the year," while Toastmasters USA named him the "most influential comedian of the year" in 2011.
Mina Liccione is a New York-based award-winning performer, comedian, and Arts Professor. She has toured internationally and shared the stage with legendary stand-up comedians such as Gabriel "Fluffy" Iglesias, Michael Winslow, and Judah Friedlander. She can currently be seen on all three seasons of Comedy Central Arabia's & Comedy Central Presents...Stand-up TV Show, which airs Sunday nights on OSN.
Mina received the prize for "Best One Woman Show" at the WOW Festival in San Francisco, was named one of the "Funniest People in 2012" by Rolling Stone Magazine, is a two-time nominee for "Best Female Personality" by Ahlan! Magazine, and was named "Most Inspiring Woman" in the UAE by Philly Arabia.