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Stand-up comedy by Biswa Kalyan Rath, Kunal Rao, Sonali Thakker, poetry, music, and comedy open mics, as well as performances in Hindustani, Urdu, and even French rap!

All the comedy you can get

An all-star crew of Kaneez Surka, Abish Mathew, Kenny Sebastian and Kanan Gill will perform 4 shows at Cuckoo Club (March 21 & 22) as The Improvisers.

Comedians Abijit Ganguly, Sonali Thakker, Siddharth Dudeja, Joel D'souza & Punit Pania will perform together at A Day After Monday (March 20), making it a power-packed lineup.

At 10:20:30 (March 22) comedians Jeeya Sethi, Prashasti Singh and Maitreyi Karanath will present sets of 10, 20, and 30 minutes respectively. The hour long show will take place in Lower Parel.

Veteran comedian and member of East India Comedy, Kunal Rao will perform his special, Dark Thoughts (March 27).

Biswa Kalyan Rath will perform a completely improvised set (March 28) at The Cuckoo Club. He will riff on situations and suggestions from the audience, without any prepared, rehearsed, or written material.

Comedian Navin Noronha will present his special, Coming Out Soon through the month. Hear him talk about his life at The Cuckoo Cafe on March 18 & April 21.

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Pick your open mic - poetry, music, & comedy

Comedian and writer Biswa Kalyan Rath will host this comedy open mic for upcoming comedians (March 19).

Comedian Aditi Mittal will host at 128COME (March 20), where 12 new comics will present their sets. Performers can purchase their slots here. 129COME will take place the next night (March 21), for which performers can get their slot.

Supriya Joshi hosts a Big Mic comedy open mic for upcoming comedians (March 21) at The Cuckoo Cafe in Bandra.

Cat Cafe Studio hosts an acoustic open mic (March 22), where solo or duet performers can perform cover music in their style.

Comedian & pun-ster Sahil Shah will host an open mic night (March 22), with a mix of new and established comedians.

Host, writer, and comedian Kunal Kamra will host an edition of the Big Mic open mic for comedy (March 26).

BigMic will host a rap open mic to test your rhymes against the city's hottest upcoming MCs (March 28).

Comedian and actor Kanan Gill will host an open mic with a mix of old and new comedians (March 29) at Lower Parel's London Taxi.

Be a culture vulture

Catch French rapper Thomas Guezennec (March 20), who will present rhymes and songs peppered with themes like self-reflection from his debut solo project Soleil Noir, which translates to Black Sun in English.

The first edition of For Better or For Verse will take place in Thane (March 24). With a spotlight on Urdu poetry, it will feature a conversation between Zaki and Rehana, performances by Savio Pashana and Jane Aalam Rehbaar, and culminate in an open mic.

A tale of four students in college, Coffee in the Canteen (March 25), will be performed at Harkat Studios in Versova.

Watch classical ragas explore the concept of femininity (April 07), as award-winning vocalist Ronkini Gupta is accompanied by tabla, harmonium, and flute.

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