“It surprises me how fast all of these changes became normal,” says Yaser Bakr, the founder of Jeddah’s AlComedy Club. This is the first year where men and women are sitting in the audience together, he says.

“It surprises me how fast all of these changes became normal,” says Yaser Bakr, the founder of Jeddah’s AlComedy Club. This is the first year where men and women are sitting in the audience together, he says.