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Mario Rosenstock Is Coming Back To Kerry

Mario Rosenstock Is Coming Back To Kerry

October 9, 2017 at 3:21 pm Comments are Disabled

IT’S a busy day for gig announcements in the INEC. This morning The Coronas revealed they are coming in December and now Mario Rosenstock is set to take in a date in the Killarney venue for his one-man stage show ‘In Your Face’ on May 4, 2018. The brand new […]

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Radio Duo To Take Comedy Show To Kerry Next March

Radio Duo To Take Comedy Show To Kerry Next March

December 10, 2016 at 10:20 am Comments are Disabled

TODAY FM duo, Dermot & Dave will come to Kerry next year as part of a nationwide comedy tour. The lunchtime presenters Dermot Whelan and Dave Moore will hit the stage at the INEC Killarney on March 16, 2017. Continued below… Entitled the ‘Ah Sure Lookit’ tour, the two lads debuted their comedy show at the first Cork […]

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David McSavage

Top Irish Comedians To Entertain At Il Forno Christmas Party Nights

November 3, 2016 at 11:26 am Comments are Disabled

IT’S November, so it’s ok to talk about it now. Christmas party season is not too far away and venues all over town are pulling out all the stops to attract businesses, clubs and groups of friends to their establishments. One restaurant which decided to do something very different this […]

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Republic Of Telly Comedian To Perform In Tralee This Weekend

Republic Of Telly Comedian To Perform In Tralee This Weekend

October 11, 2016 at 3:00 pm Comments are Disabled

A STAR of the ‘Republic of Telly’ and ‘Bridget and Eamonn’ shows is bringing his stand up show to Il Forno Restaurant on Courthouse Lane on this Saturday night at 8pm. Edwin Sammon plays Father Gabriel in the Republic of Telly spin-off, Bridget and Eamonn, which has recently shot a second […]

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Andy Downes and Laura O'Connell at the comedy night at Il Forno on Thursday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Comedy And Tapas Night Raises Funds For Charities At Il Forno

July 1, 2016 at 1:23 pm Comments are Disabled

A NIGHT of comedy and tapas was held for charity on Thursday at a newly opened upstairs venue at Il Forno Restaurant. It was the first time the upstairs space was used and a good crowd of people enjoyed the entertainment and great food. Seamus Kelly was the entertaining MC for […]

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Fusion Of Food And Comedy Kicks Off New Concept At Il Forno

Fusion Of Food And Comedy Kicks Off New Concept At Il Forno

May 20, 2016 at 4:42 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE’S something new on the way for diners in Tralee this summer, as a restaurant hatches plans to combine culture and cuisine in a new upstairs venue. Il Forno Wood Fired Pizza and Italian Restaurant at Courthouse Lane hosted the first of many planned events with a night of comedy and […]

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Ronan Grace

Tralee Stand-up To Embark On First Hour Long Show In Famed Dublin Venue

January 28, 2016 at 12:32 pm Comments are Disabled

A TRALEE standup will perform his first hour long show in the renowned Whelans venue in Dublin next month. It’s a big stepping stone for Oakpark man Ronan Grace, who has been honing his craft in the capital for the past eight years. Clocking up on average 100 shows a year, his comedy […]

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VIDEO: Tralee Man’s Comedy Sketches Becoming A Hit Online

VIDEO: Tralee Man’s Comedy Sketches Becoming A Hit Online

January 20, 2016 at 12:57 pm 1 comment

A TRALEE IT student’s sometimes dark and often peculiar brand of humour has been gaining momentum online and from famous comedians (see videos below). On Facebook, Shane Clifford’s, short comedy videos on his site ‘Shanes Brilliant Page‘ have been watched a combined 359,953 times. The sketches have even earned the attention […]

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Shaun O'Connor

Former Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí Student Directs New RTE Comedy Series

January 7, 2016 at 12:01 pm Comments are Disabled

A FORMER Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí student is the director of a new comedy series which is featuring on RTE 2 on Monday nights. Shaun O’Connor is the director of Sketch! – a (you guessed it) comedy sketch show filmed in Cork city. The latest episode screened on Monday night featured RTE personality, John Creedon, […]

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So What Time Are Duran Duran On Stage In Killarney?

So What Time Are Duran Duran On Stage In Killarney?

June 6, 2015 at 10:36 am Comments are Disabled

  THE stage times have been announced for the ‘Killarney Festival of Music and Food’ at the end of June which promises to be a fantastic weekend. The family-friendly boutique festival will be taking place at the picturesque Killarney House Demesne on the weekend of June 27 and 28. The […]

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Tralee Comic Gets Weekly Comedy Short Slot On RTE

Tralee Comic Gets Weekly Comedy Short Slot On RTE

June 1, 2015 at 10:32 am Comments are Disabled

A STAND-UP comedian, born and raised in Ard Na Lí Oakpark, is beginning to make waves on the Irish comedy scene. Ronan Grace along with his writing partner, Trevor Browne, have written and performed several comedy sketches that will feature on RTE’s ‘Comedy Bites’, comedy shorts series on RTE Player. Each […]

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PHOTOS: Night Of Laughs Raises Cash For Soup Kitchen

PHOTOS: Night Of Laughs Raises Cash For Soup Kitchen

April 20, 2015 at 9:53 am Comments are Disabled

THE first night of Kerry’s newest and only comedy club, The KY Comedy Alternative, took place in the Abbey last Thursday night. The night saw sets from ten comedians, some from Kerry, some from Limerick and one from Mayo. Despite some issues with sound, the night was a roaring success and €221.49 […]

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Hardy Bucks Boys Are Set For Ballyroe Gig

Hardy Bucks Boys Are Set For Ballyroe Gig

March 25, 2015 at 2:32 pm Comments are Disabled

  BUZZ, Salmon and The Viper of ‘Hardy Bucks’ fame will be appearing in The Ballyroe Hotel on Tuesday, March 31 for a night of laughs. Hardy Bucks Live, by AKE Promotions, promises to leave the crowd skitting. There’ll even be a chance to meet and greet the trio after. Hardy […]

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VIDEO: Meet The Stand-Ups At Tralee Comedy Night Next Month

VIDEO: Meet The Stand-Ups At Tralee Comedy Night Next Month

March 22, 2015 at 9:28 am Comments are Disabled

EARLIER this month, we told you about the upcoming Kerry Comedy Alternative Club night which takes place in The Abbey Inn on April 16 (click here for story). Now the girls at ‘Social Box TV’ have interviewed the man behind the night, Seamus Kelly (aka Frank Hicks) and some of the stand-ups who […]

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David O'Doherty

Funnyman David O’Doherty Set For Tralee Show This Month

March 6, 2015 at 3:10 pm Comments are Disabled

  IT has been announced that one of Ireland’s top comedians David O’Doherty will be playing a show in Siamsa Tire on Saturday, March 21. The Dubliner billed as the “the forgotten Sugababe” and “the bad boy of Zumba” will bring his peculiar world whimsy to a Tralee audience with a new hour […]

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Tralee Woman Needs Your Votes For Stellar Award

Tralee Woman Needs Your Votes For Stellar Award

August 10, 2014 at 8:29 am Comments are Disabled

FRESH from helping Gary Keane to the Electric Picnic, we’re now looking for your help to get a hometown comedian a Stellar Award. Carol Tobin, originally from Oakpark, but now living in Dublin, has been nominated in the Best Comedian category. The comedian/writer/actress/blogger is well-known for her appearances in many […]

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