Sit Down Comedy: Al-Bo3bo3 (2014)

One of the skits in the play was the description of the Boogeyman of extremist religious leaders. The poster for the event was designed after the, Durzi Shiekh in an abstract way. After seeing the poster, the head of the festival pressured Sit Down Comedy to cancel their performance due to the insulting nature of the poster. In addition to that, they also received threats because of the poster.

Censorship Information

Date Released 2013
Date Censored 2013
Official Censoring Entity Local Leaders
Censoring Reason Religious
Action Taken Cancelled