Dark Off is a competition for the darkest, most depraved, most traumatized comedian in Berlin!
We’ve begun the competition March 18th 2023 with our first heat!
Winner: Abi Mohanty; Runner up: Sepideh
Winner: Nav Jain; Runner up: Viktoriia Petrovksi
Heat 3: 15/4/23
Winner: Mila Panic; Runner up: Nikita Kha
The finals are May 6th 2023!
Our winners so far
Winner of Heat 1
Abi is a Berlin based comedian. Born in India, she didn’t go far from the stereotype of being a software engineer. While that fills her pockets, comedy fills the void in her heart. Currently converting childhood trauma into jokes one show at a time, Abi has been performing all over Europe, usually in places where Ryanair goes.
Winner of Heat 2
Nav was born in a small city surrounded by desert in north west of India and now calls Berlin his home. He has been doing standup comedy for 4 years and has perfomed in multiple countries during this time. He loves sharing his oberservations & stories about this fascinating world. He is known in for his standup comedy shows “Becoming a Berlin” and “Navigation Story” So don’t hold back and join on his comedy ride!
Winner of Heat 3
Mila is a decent person bred in Bosnia. She started doing comedy, after another comedian bit her.
Runner up of Heat 1
Sepideh is an Iranian stand-up comedian based in Berlin. She grew up in the Middle East, spoiled by oil money and patriarchy, and came to Europe to pursue her dream of becoming an average engineer. Her humor has been described as dark and gross but eye-opening.
Runner up of Heat 2
Viktoriia Petrovski is an international comedian based in Berlin. Being described as “forward” and “opinionated” she prefers to call herself a “Marilyn Manson in a body of a chihuahua”. Bringing her failed relationships, ridiculous dating life and her unfortunate origins to the stage, Petrovski focuses on the honest exposure of human stupidity [including her own], highlighting the weakness of our hearts and darkness of our mind.
Runner up of Heat 3
Despite his name, Nikita is A MALE comedian. Despite his looks, he’s not from China. His comedy style is just as surprising as his bio. Come to the show to find out his take on politics in siberia, buddhism and being handsome