Different types of comedy genres in Comicstaan Season 2

03 . Jul . 2019
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Comicstaan is one of its kind of comedy reality show which was loved by the audience thus making it the most watched show in its first season. Now the season 2 is coming up again to win the consumers hearts with its interesting unique format. With the top acclaimed comedians and 10 new contestants. This reality show will offer wholesome entertainment under one roof.

Here are different genres which the audience will get to see in each episode:

Anecdotal comedy :
Named after the word anecdote, refers to comic personal stories that may be true or partly true but embellished.

Topical comedy :
Relies on headlining/important news and current affairs; it dates quickly, but is a popular form for late night talk-variety shows

Observational comedy :
Pokes fun at everyday life, often by inflating the importance of trivial things or by observing the silliness of something that society accepts as normal

Sketch Comedy :
A shorter version of a sitcom practiced and typically performed live

Improv Comedy :
Improvisation, or improv, is a form of live theatre in which the plot, characters and dialogue of a game, scene or story are made up in the moment.

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Comedy of Terror :
The genre of comedy being impromptu is titled Comedy of Terrors. In this genre, the comic needs to perform on presentation which is already made with 5 random images. They have no clue what the presentation is and performs in an impromptu manner.

Alternative Comedy :
A style of comedy rejecting established (especially racist or sexist) stereotypes and sometimes having a political component.

Comicstaan season 2 guarantees to bring a fresh dose of laughter with seven judges and ten contestants. The Amazon Original will start streaming on Amazon Prime Video from July 12th onwards.