→ On November 13, 2016, 8 pm onwards, an open mic for standup comedy – ‘BYOJ: Bring your own jokes’ will be held at ‘Chaos Theory – The co-working space’ owned by city entrepreneur Sukhada Chaudhary.
→ While Nation Next is the media partner for this unique event, it is being curated by Nagpur-based production house, Paperboat Entertainment spearheaded by city standup comedian Jitesh Vasani and Ankit Bhuptani. Jitesh who has earned quite a reputation in the city as a standup comedian will be hosting BYOJ.
→ This one and half hour event will see 12 people from Nagpur trying their hand at comedy. Each of these people will get four minutes to showcase their potential. And no, there won’t be any competition!
→ The intention behind BYOJ is to give a platform to the raw talent in order to encourage the standup comedy culture in Nagpur. While, the entry to the audience will be free, food and beverages at the event will be chargeable.