Performing at the Róisín Dubh on Tuesday, Michael Mee is an ex-solicitor and former law lecturer from Cork.
Comedian, writer, and broadcaster, Mee has performed as opening act for Des Bishop on the Unbearable tour at multiple venues including Cork Opera House and Live at the Marquee. He has previously performed solo shows in the Lobby and the Triskel Arts Centre as well as two well-received shows at the Edinburgh Festival, Mee Myself and I ("A real find" - Fest ) and Confessions of a Swot ("warm-hearted, humorous and entertaining" The List; "brilliantly funny" Three Weeks; "illuminating and touching" - Daily Telegraph ).
He has appeared on TV shows such as The Savage Eye, The Late Late Show, The Liffey Laughs, The Lounge, and The World Stands Up (Paramount ) and he wrote material for the TV shows, Des Bishop: This is Ireland, Des Bishop: Under the Influence, That's All We've Got Time For, Xit Poll, Xit File, The Lounge, and The Mario Rosenstock Show. Until recently Michael presented the weekly music show "Pimp My iPod with Michael Mee" on RTE 2XM Radio.
"Woody Allen with a Cork brogue" - Time Out New York.
"Superb" - Hot Press.
"He is certainly on a par with Tommy Tiernan and Dylan Moran" - Dublin Event Guide.
"The brightest Irish comedy talent of recent times" - Sunday Times.
Jordan Robinson (rising star on the Norn Iron comedy scene )
Jordan Robinson is a fresh face on the Northern Ireland comedy scene, but he is already a regular fixture at comedy clubs over Belfast and the north of Ireland, supporting some of the biggest names in Northern Irish comedy on tour.
Hosted by the “achingly funny” Karl Spain.
Tickets are €6 in advance from Róisín Dubh, www.roisindubh.net, or OMG Zhivago, Shop Street. Tickets also available for €8 at the door. Doors are open at 8pm with showtime at 8.30pm. The ticket also includes free entry to the world-famous silent disco after the show.