THE FIRST annual Tedfest Mainland Ball, part of the Tedfest celebrations of the legendary 1990s comedy Father Ted, takes place in the Róisín Dubh tonight.
Craic and devilment will come from The Hairy Bowsies (Ding Dong Denny O’Reilly and Scribbler O’Donohue ), Frank Sanazi, and the Lovely Girls Competition.
The Bowsies will play such songs as ‘Animals Are Bastards’, ‘Kate Middleton’s Tits’ and ‘The Craic We Had The Day We Died For Ireland’. Frank Sanazi is a combination of Vegas era Sinatra and Adolf Hitler, who will croon his way through songs entitled ‘Third Reich’ and the terrorist ode ‘Strangers On My Flight’.
In the Lovely Girls Competition, three women will battle it out for the title of Miss Lovely girl 2013. The prize is a meal with host Danny Dowling (for which the lady must pay ).
Doors are at 8.30pm. Tickets are available at www.roisindubh.net, from the Ticket Desk at OMG, Shop Street (formerly Zhivago ), and The Róisín Dubh.