Esther Manito: Work In Progress

Presented by Esther Manito

Crusade is the debut hour for Esther Manito (So you think you're funny finalist and published author "Don't Panic I'm Islamic"). In this hour Esther is lashing out at the tweets, comments, texts and face to face bits of "Feedback" she has received on her identity and what it represents. This hour is a whirlwind observational tour of what life is like in 2018 for an Anglo- Arab mum with anger issues.
Funny Women's Regional Finalist 2018
NatWest AWA Arts and Culture Finalist 2018

21:45 09 Mar
Travelling Through Bookshop - Lower Marsh
1hr 00m
As Heard On RadioCombo OfferFemale LedMember OfferWork In Progress
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About the company

Esther Manito

Esther Manito is a British Lebanese comedian and writer. Esther started comedy whilst on maternity leave, as she was going very slowly mad. Since then she has achieved:
So you think you're funny finalist 2018
BBC new Comedy Award Nominee 2016-2018
Funny Women Regional Finalist 2018
NatWest Women of achievement Arts and Culture Finalist 2018
Bath Comedian of the Year Finalist 2017


Esther Manito - Comic

Press & Reviews

“A lot of hair and a lot of talent” beyond the joke (Bruce Dasseu)
“In taking cultural observations and making them universal, Esther has a rare brilliance” - Bidisha (BBC broadcaster)
"We need more gritty reality of the feminine kind and Esther tells it like it is"- Funny Women