The open mic culture in Lucknow is growing rapidly. Open Mic provides a great platform where people not only showcase their talent but also learn in the process . Recently a Stand-up Open Mic event was conducted by The Stand-up Shows. The venture is founded by one of the city’s best Illusionist (magician)- Aman Khare. The Ankahe Alfaz and Gyani Creator were the two creative partners who supported the show. The event was organized at Burger Point, Vibhav Khand, Gomtinagar on 21st Of September 2019. The event saw big participation of youngsters from and outside the city.
Various media individuals, bloggers, and YouTubers were also there. The main attraction of this open mic was the Brain Hacker and Beatboxing session. Brain Hacker is a combination of psychology and tricks which is performed by Aman Khare in which he demonstrates hypnosis, mind control, mind-reading, and magic. Beatboxing, on the other hand, is performed by a duo of brothers- Utkarsh and Pranjal Verma. They call their team- Beatbros.
The event was hosted by a city-based YouTuber Vaibhav Navlani and Mohammed Zaid. All the performers did great and performed their best. The winner was decided on the basis of the audience’s votes.
Mr. Uttam Chatterjee(actor) won the prize worth Rs.3000 and Mr. Dawar Raza(poet) was selected as the first runner up