The comedy of Arish Singh, with its unique fusion of absurdist humor and political commentary has been praised by many, and described by many others as “yeah, just not my thing.” Singh is a Chicago-based comedian who has opened for national acts like Tim Heidecker, Hasan Minhaj, Janeane Garofalo and W. Kamau Bell, and has performed on notable stand-up showcases like Hot Tub with Kurt Braunohler & Kristen Schaal, Andy Kindler’s Particular Show and Chicago’s Comedians You Should Know. In 2017, Singh was featured in the Bridgetown Comedy Festival, Limestone Comedy Festival, and the Crom Comedy Festival. Singh’s acting work is featured in season 2 of the Netflix original series Easy and the web series Code-Switching. In Chicago, Singh is the creator of Monkey Wrench, a comedy show that raises money for activists and labor unions, and is a contributing writer for the progressive talk show Good Evening with Pat Whalen.