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26 Jul

Introducing The Khawatoons

What an incredible adrenaline rush it was to see The Khawatoons, Pakistan's first all women comedy troupe, performing their first show in Karachi. An area of our society that is considered predominantly a male area of expertise; it is refreshing to see women foray into the field of comedy as well. Perhaps the most well known name in this troupe, also the fine lady who brought all these brave and talented women together, is Faiza Saleem, a name we're seeing a lot lately, thankfully. A lawyer turned comedian, Faiza is also accredited with putting together the recently held 'Auratnaak Show' that boasted a line of female stand-up comedians, another first in Pakistan. The show started off with Jibran Nasir, lawyer and political...
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