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Stand-up Comedy in Northern Ireland

Enjoy the craic in Northern Ireland...

The Irish love a good joke, and we naturally have a vibrant local comedy scene. There are plenty of opportunities to sit back and enjoy the craic - Pop down to the Empire Bar in Belfast's University district for the Comedy Club nights, or, if you are brave enough, head for the open mic nights at the Playhouse in Derry where anyone can stand up and impress the crowd with their funny jokes!

Check out our comedy venues and upcoming events below.

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Farmer Dan in Concert, Coleraine

Farmer Dan Comedy & Country Tour…..In concert!

Mr Stink, Bangor

Watch the fabulous characters from the celebrated novel by David Walliams come to life in Heartbreak Productions' adaptation of Mr.

The Producers, Belfast

Based on Mel Brooks' much loved Academy Award winning movie, The Producers is a hilarious musical comedy that has taken Broadway and the West End by storm, winning a record-breaking 12 Tony Awards and 3 Olivier Awards.

The Holy Holy Bus, Belfast

Winner of the Belfast Telegraph audience award at the Ulster Bank Belfast Festival at Queens, The Holy, Holy Bus is on the road again!!! There is a bus that leaves a West Belfast parish once a year to see the holy sites of Ireland… the...

Lanciatore - The Juggling Man (15-17 May), Belfast

A credit crunch has hit Medieval Italy, but young Lanciatore, barely surviving as a street juggler, has a plan to steer him and his young family out of the red and well into the black.

All he has to do is borrow money from a loan...

Colin Geddes, Enniskillen

Colin Geddis, creator and star of Gedzilla Films and The Colin Geddis Show Podcast returns to Ardhowen Theatre after the sell-out ‘NSFW: Not Safe for Work’ in 2014, with his brand new hilariously inappropriate stand-up comedy show.

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