Returning comic, Al Porter, to perform at Comedy Te-He this week.

Thu, Nov 24, 2022

Colum McDonnell
A hero of the underground comedy scene, Colum McDonnell is an amazing act. Colum has starred in Bridget and Eamon and Irish Pictorial Weekly on RTÉ and The World Stands Up on Comedy Central. Over the past decade, Colum has established himself as a regular on the Irish and UK comedy circuits, with his unusual and often self-deprecating outlook on family, life, love and the pain of being the last-living hobbit in Ireland (underground… geddit?)

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Shane Clifford comes to the Town Hall Theatre on Thursday December 1

Thu, Nov 24, 2022

King of uconventional comedy and well known Kerry podcaster, Shane Clifford, is bringing his sell out show 'AW CLASS' to the Town Hall Theatre on Thursday, December 1. Named the "best comedian in Ireland HANDS DOWN" by Blindboy himself, Shane will bring a night of laughter to Galway as he talks through trying and failing to get to grips with rugby fans, posh dogs, sinister yoghurt and retail breakdowns.

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Rich Hall - Galway’s favourite comedy cowboy

Thu, Oct 27, 2022

His grouchy demeanour, deadpan delivery, absurdist irony, rapid-fire wit, and idiosyncratic approach to country music, will be seen and heard across a variety of shows at this month’s Galway Comedy Festival.

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Prison, Pirates and The World's Most Dangerous - Adam Burke returns to Galway

Thu, Oct 27, 2022

Fresh from hosting the Comedy Arena at Electric Picnic, Adam Burke arrives in Galway having been at the heart of the comedy scene in Ireland for over 15 years. The mastermind behind Bray Comedy Festival, host for hugely successful Bingo Loco and the man behind Hardy Har comedy club at the Harbour Bar, Adam has graced stages like the 3Arena, Vicar Street, Cork Opera House and The Royal Theatre. He's also performed at the likes of Electric Picnic, All Together Now and At The Manor.

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Rich Hall - Galway’s favourite comedy cowboy

Wed, Oct 26, 2022

RICH HALL, the singing cowboy from Montana, is a Galway Comedy Festival favourite, an institution, and a must see during the last week of October. Really, the festival would not be the same without him.

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Kevin McAleer brings his ‘surreal bits of stream-of-consciousness’ to Galway

Thu, Oct 20, 2022

WHY AM I here? It is a question philosophers, theologians, and scientists have asked since time immemorial, but few will answer it in the surreal, rambling, original, and hilarious manner of Kevin McAleer.

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Discover the things you didn’t know about the iconic 90s sitcom

Thu, Oct 20, 2022

Who was the famous musician who had that walk-on part?

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Sinéad Quinlan - Ireland’s ‘new queen of comedy’ at GCF22

Thu, Oct 20, 2022

SINÉAD QUINLAN is a comedian, actor, writer, toasted cheese sandwich fanatic, and a winner of RTÉ’s national stand up competition, Stand Up and Be Funny, on the Ray D’Arcy Show.

Some woman for one woman, Chortle.co.uk has already crowned her “Ireland's new queen of comedy”. Galway will see why when she plays the 2022 Galway Comedy Festival.

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Bobby Davro - one man joke machine at GCF22

Thu, Oct 13, 2022

BOBBY DAVRO is a comedian, actor, impressionist, and singer, but above all, he is a relentless one man joke machine.

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Deirdre O'Kane tells us about being driven Demented at Galway Comedy Festival

Thu, Oct 13, 2022

THESE LAST few years have been hectic for Deirdre O’Kane, so frantic and busy in fact that it is little wonder her new show is entitled Demented.

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Daniel Sloss - no stopping the rise of this Scottish comedy phenomenon

Wed, Oct 12, 2022

DANIEL SLOSS is a comedian who is also a phenomenon. His Netflix specials have been watched by millions, and in 2020/2021 he managed the unthinkable by playing live shows and becoming the biggest ticket selling comedian in the world.

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Reginald D Hunter looks forward to a ‘rollicking good time’ at Galway Comedy Festival

Wed, Oct 05, 2022

REGINALD D Hunter may be from Georgia in the US South, he may be living in Britain for more than 20 years, but there are few places he feels more at ease than in Ireland - and Galway especially.

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Róisín Dubh keeps the laughs coming

Thu, Aug 18, 2022

Róisín Dubh's weekly comedy club Tigh He-He continues every Thursday upstairs in Róisín Dubh, and tonight it is the turn of Conor Keys (Thursday 8pm).

The popular Tyrone comedian and one half of the popular “Deckchair And Yumz” podcast (alongside fellow comedian Micky Bartlett), has been doing stand-up comedy for more than 10 years.

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Tigh He-He Comedy Club continues tonight

Thu, Aug 04, 2022

Good news for comedy fans in Galway city. Róisín Dubh Comedy have decided to keep the laughs coming at their weekly Tigh He-He comedy club, every Thursday throughout August to see out the summer with some top stand-up. Initially launched in early May as a pop-up comedy club, Tigh He-He has proven a hit through the summer with four different comedians each week.

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Favourite of the Edinburgh Fringe comes to Tuam

Thu, Jul 14, 2022

Danny O’Brien, the only Irish comedian to be picked as ‘Best of the Edinburgh Fringe Fest’ on three occasions, headlines the next Tuam After Dark comedy night on 30 July.

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Farmer Michael back on the land with new show

Thu, Jun 16, 2022

Sir Stevo Timothy with his alter ego Farmer Michael makes a return to the Town Hall Theatre Galway on Saturday June 25 with tickets on sale now.

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Catch your laughs on Thursday nights at Tigh He-He

Thu, May 19, 2022

A pop-up comedy club, featuring the very best of Irish stand up comedy launched last week and will run on Thursdays until June 30.

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‘Get on with your meals!’ - Faulty Towers: The Dining Experience returns

Mon, Mar 28, 2022

THERE WERE only 12 episodes made of Fawlty Towers between 1975 and 1979, but there will be six servings of Faulty Towers: The Dining Experience in Galway in April.

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Tragedy and comedy - Seán Begley headlines the Róisín Dubh

Tue, Mar 22, 2022

GALWEGIAN AND award-winning stand-up comedian, Seán Begley, brings his debut solo show, Tragic, to the Róisín Dubh on Sunday March 27.

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Oliver Callan - live at the Town Hall

Wed, Mar 16, 2022

OLIVER CALLAN, one of Ireland’s foremost impressionists and satirists is bringing his award-winning Callan’s Kicks to the stage for the first time in seven years.

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