Mohanad Elshieky

Comedian. Story Teller. Part-time Libyan.

Has been been named by the Portland Mercury as one of Portland's Geniuses of Comedy. Mohanad Opened for comedians such as Colin Quinn and Hari Kondabolu, and has been on the award winning show, Live Wire. He is the host of the longest running show in Portland, FlyAss jokes. Mohanad has performed in venues such as Revolution Hall, UCB Franklin and has been featured on the Limestone Comedy Festival . Originally from Libya, he brings a unique perspective to the comedy scene, Not afraid to say what on his mind, he discusses politics, stereotypes, and encourages people to pronounce the word hummus correctly. His comedy has been described as genuine, thought provoking and offensively non-offensive.  Mohanad can be seen performing in Portland and different parts of the country. He is also the author of the "Road From Libya" Blog.

He’s the one we need right now
— Live Wire Radio
His impeccable timing and sweet nature is one of the reasons comedy watchers across the city have been perking up their ears whenever he hits the stage
— Portland Mercury