“This stand-up show will begin with The British Empire in India but go into what connects Britain and India today- especially the food. And by food, we can’t ignore the journey of spices. What happened when spices came to Britain? What indeed is, the perfect chicken tikka masala? Why have certain British dishes from the Downton Abbey era still survived in India?
India’s influence on Britain today is vast – from yoga to Goa to Dishoom. Is this spiritual wellness stuff any good or nonsense?
Also with Market Drayton being the hometown of Lord Clive, what set him off to leave Shropshire and come to my home town? And thanks to him, I’m back to his hometown 250 years later, speaking his language. We need to talk about Clive!” Anuvab Pal
What the critics say:-
‘Very Clever, Very Funny’ – The Guardian
‘India’s Most Intelligent Comedian’ – The New York Times
‘One Of India’s Top Comedians’ – ***** EdFestMag
As seen on QI (BBC2) Big Asian Stand Up (BBC2) The News Quiz (BBC Radio4) The New Year’s Eve International Show (BBC World Service) Comedians VS News (BBC World Service) Fred At The Stand (BBC Radio4).
Anuvab Pal Live is a fringe event of the Ginger & Spice Festival 2022 taking place at Festival Drayton Centre in Market Drayton.