About the Show
“War Kids” is a storytelling and sketch show, written and performed by Firas Alexander and Suzanne Ballout, that details their experiences as youths entangled in international hostilities that they were barely old enough to comprehend. Firas is an improviser and former Senior Copywriter for the JWT Ad Agency. Suz is a stand-up from Seattle, Washington. The duo met in Chicago and bonded over their shared love of comedy, social justice, and surviving open warfare.