Bardia Ali Salimi: I Am Not Your Uber

Bardia Ali Salimi: I Am Not Your Uber

In his latest comedy special world famous Iranian American comedian Bardia Ali Salimi serves up his signature #hottakes on identity politics and also riffs on the struggles of navigating through life as a Iranian American in Trump's America for a night of comedy that will be sure to not only have you laughing out loud but more importantly make you think and also #woke. Directed by Matt Barats.

Bardia Salimi

Bardia is a comedian, writer and actor. He can next be seen opposite Ray Wise in the independent feature FOR ENTERTAINMENT PURPOSES ONLY. Other credits include, The Late Show With Stephen Colbert, Search Party, JASH, Comedy Central, Above Average, MTV, Madam Secretary and more.

Matt Barats

Matt Barats is an NYC comedian/writer via Chicago –– He was part of the 2015 New Faces at Just For Laughs Festival in Montreal, long-time cast member of The Holy Fuck Comedy Hour, co-creator of the play Sadie Hawkins Day (JFL, SF Sketchfest), the visual comedy album REVERIES, a member of the comedy group Postmen, and directed the show I Am Not Your Uber. Matt has contributed to The New Yorker and The Onion -- TV credits include HBO’s High Maintenance and The Last O.G. on TBS. His short film Improv is Love is a Vimeo “Staff Pick”.

Golden Hours Live Comedy Series

Golden Hours is a live performance series highlighting long-form, scripted and experimental comedy. June 17 - 23 at Union Hall and The Bell House. Full line up available at

$8 advance / $10 day of show


**PLEASE NOTE: This event will be mixed seated/standing. Arrive early for best seat selection.

*Individual performer appearances subject to change without notice. 

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