Paddyland - hit comedy show comes to Galway

Thu, May 23, 2013

PADDYLAND, THE new hit comedy stage show, starring i-radio’s breakfast show host Dave O’Connor, is coming to the Town Hall Theatre.

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Soul music comedy film for Bealtaine

Thu, May 09, 2013

THE SAPPHIRES, starring Irish actor Chris O’Dowd, and telling the tale of a mother and three aunts who form a soul quartet, will be screened in the Town Hall Theatre.

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Comedy theatre in Oranmore

Thu, Apr 11, 2013

BUALAH BOS - Oranmore Music & Drama Group will stage Jimmy Keary’s The Two loves of Gabriel Foley in Keanes nightclub Kudos tomorrow and Saturday at 8pm.

This three-act comedy centres on a farmer in his forties and his efforts to find a girlfriend. However he goes from famine to feast with two women eventually fighting over him.

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Delicious O’Grady – finding comedy in The Great Hunger

Thu, Mar 21, 2013

THE IRISH Famine may seem like the last subject to write a comic play about but performer Colm O’Grady has pulled off this singular feat with his acclaimed one-man show Delicious O’Grady which comes to the Town Hall Theatre on April 4 at 8pm.

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‘Comedians are megalomaniacs!’

Thu, Jan 10, 2013

NEIL DELAMERE, one of the biggest names on the Irish comedy scene, is coming to the Town Hall Theatre this month with his acclaimed new show, Delamere Mortal.

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Unhinged Comedy Club @ The Cellar

Thu, Nov 29, 2012

THE UNHINGED Comedy Club at The Cellar Bar takes place tonight from 9pm with sets from FJ Murray, Donal Vaughan, Aodh Rua, and Kat Horan.

Every Thursday Unhinged presents a line up of gutsy comedians from across Ireland. There’s a comedy caption contest each week, with drink prizes for the top two winners.

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Comedy and music at Busker Brownes

Thu, Nov 22, 2012

BUSKER BRTOWNE’S on Cross Street will host another night of stand-up comedy at it’s new comedy club along with music gigs ranging from rock to jazz.

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Music and comedy @ Busker Brownes

Thu, Nov 15, 2012

BUSKER BROWNE’S is hosting comedy nights, jazz music, and pop and rock gigs, Sundays to Thursdays.

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New comedy club @ The Cellar

Thu, Nov 08, 2012

UNHINGED IS the name of the new comedy club in The Cellar Bar. The club opens tonight at 9pm and will run every Thursday.

Every Thursday there’s an ‘unhinged’ line up of gutsy comedians from all over Ireland getting on stage and letting it fly to lively crowds.

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Galway Comedy Festival 4 Kids

Thu, Oct 25, 2012

IF THE adults are having a comedy festival then why shouldn’t the children and the Galway Comedy Festival 4 Kids will host a number of great shows for children this weekend.

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Whiskey galore with Alan Anderson at comedy fest

Thu, Oct 18, 2012

SCOTTISH STAND-UP Alan Anderson seems sure to be one of the most popular acts at this year’s Bulmer’s Galway Comedy Festival with his show, Whiskey Fir Dafties, which includes free samples of fine single malts for lucky audience members.

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Stand up comedy for kids

Thu, Oct 18, 2012

STAND-UP comedy is usually seen as something for adults, for late nights, and for bars and clubs, but won’t somebody please think of the children.

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Silent comedy with The Boy With Tape On His Face

Thu, Oct 11, 2012

HOW CAN stand-up comedy be performed by a man with tape stuck across his mouth rendering him incapable to speech?

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The Mighty Boosh’s Rich Fulcher for comedy festival

Thu, Oct 04, 2012

THE MIGHTY Boosh’s Rich Fulcher, who played the hapless Bob Fossil in the iconic comedy series, is coming to Galway to perform at the Galway Comedy Festival.

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Terry Alderton at the Galway Comedy Festival

Thu, Sep 27, 2012

TERRY ALDERTON and his hilariously unpredictable alter egos take to the stage of Monroe’s Live next month as part of the Bulmer’s Galway Comedy Festival.

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Spanking new comedy

Thu, Sep 13, 2012

DANNY DOWLING will host a night of up and coming comedians at Brand Spanking New in the Róisín Dubh on Wednesday at 8.30pm.

Danny will present four new comics who will deliver seven minutes of material. This will be followed by 20 minutes of sketches from Foil Arms & Hog who have just returned from sell out, critically acclaimed, Edinburgh run. The Irish Times has described them as “one of the brightest new acts out there”.

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Comedy legend Brendan Grace comes to Galway

Thu, Aug 23, 2012

One of Ireland’s greatest comedians, Brendan Grace, is celebrating 41 years in the comedy business. His new show Best of 41 Years features some new material as well as old favourites, including the ‘Father of the Bride’ and ‘Chinese Takeaway’.

Brendan is known for his impeccable timing and ability to read an audience. He is a varied character actor and brings the infamous Dublin schoolboy Bottler to every performance.

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Ava Vidal - rising comedy star to play Róisín Dubh

Thu, Aug 09, 2012

AVA VIDAL’S route to comedy was the least predictable and most unexpected of her peers, but it has made for a thoughtful, intelligent, and often savagely funny take on contemporary life.

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Crowbar Comedy @ Galway Fringe

Thu, Jul 19, 2012

CROWBAR COMEDY, a new night celebrating the best in local upcoming and Irish comedic talent is taking place this month in The Townhouse Bar, Quay Lane.

Crowbar Comedy is a stand up comedy show featuring Johnny Graham (Show Me The Funny 2012 winner), Danny O’Hanlon (Winner of Battle of the Axe), Connor McDonough-Flynn (organiser of Garvey’s Open Mic) and Kenny Gaughan (writer and director of Manflu – The Truth and other sketches on Youtube).

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Comedy, magic, and a dragon

Thu, Jul 12, 2012

PIFF THE Magic Dragon is a reptilian comic and magician who will be coming to Kelly’s, Bridge Street, this Monday at 8.30pm to perform his unique style of stand-up.

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