Nowdays, comedian Sita Neupane is being viral on social media, mostly on tiktok and You Tube. She is in limelight from Nep-Gasm stand-up comedy. She came in the show through wild card entry. Her way of presenting herself in the stage has been liked by the audiences. She has been appreciated by the good contents that has been presented by her through her own creative way. In the interview given by her to Setopati, she claimed that she really enjoys doing comedy since her childhood days and her way of doing comedy are really appreciated by her friends circles very much. She was searching a platform to present her hidden talent and found Nep-Gasm as the one. In Nep-Gasm she presents herself in a bold way. Her confidence and boldness in the show was liked by many audiences. She tries to reflect the societal issues of our surrounding in a very creative and comedian way which makes many audiences laugh louder.
Comedy is a genre of fiction. It consists of works intended to be funny or comic. It induces laughter, especially in stand-up comedy, theatre, film, , television, radio, books, or any other entertainment medium. The term “comedy originated” in Ancient Greece during the period of Athenian democracy. The public judgement of voters was influenced by political mockery performed by comic poets .
The theatrical genre of Greek comedy, which can be narrated as a dramatic performance and pitting two groups, ages, genders, or societies against each other. Performance in an amusing agon or conflict. Northrop Frye depicted these two opposing sides as a “Society of the Old’ and a “Society of the young”.
Satire and political satire use comedy to portray persons or social institutions as ridiculous or corrupt and alienating their audience from the object of their humor.
Other forms of comedy include screwball comedy, which derives its humor largely from bizarre, surprising situations or characters. Black comedy is characterized by a form of humor which includes darker aspects of human behavior. scatological humor, sexual humor, and race humor are the others which create comedy by violating social conventions.
In Nepal as well stand-up comedies has been emerging with time. One of the most popular stand up comedy is run by Nep-Gasm. The project head of the comedy is Rupesh Shrestha, cameraman is Asu Basnet, editor is Bhuwan Lamsal, production manager is Ashish Shahi, creative head is Santosh Kumar Devkota, and the executive producers are Subash Pradhan and Saru Shreshtha Pradhan. The director of this stand-up comedy are Gyanendra Raj Mishra and Sharad Shreshtha.