"Zahra Barri who is Irish/Egyptian: a combination which makes stand-up comedy an almost unavoidable career choice, and had some unexpected Muslim viewpoints on blind dates and bikini waxing, and a terrific gag about the similarity between stand-up comedy and terrorism"
- Venue Magazine
"Zahra Barri, a cool Rita Rudner..."
- Alan Nixon Channel 5 Head Of Comedy and Entertainment and Di
"Great. Being half-Irish half-Egyptian, Zahra was able to talk about life as a Muslim woman in countries such as Egypt and Saudi Arabia, plus be very funny. You just know she is going to be big soon"
- Cheeky Monkey Comedy Club