Craic Den Comedy Club @ Workman’s – John Spillane, Hatty Preston + Dave Callan!
23 June, 2023
FRIDAY 23RD JUNE
Doors 7:30pm / Show at 8PM
Craic Den Comedy Club brings the best Irish and international comedians to the stage every week in Dublin city. As seen on their acclaimed TV show on Virgin Media, The Craic Den will deliver you a medicinal dose of laughs all evening long. New line up every week!
One of Ireland’s most sought after comedians; Johnny regularly performs at comedy festivals all over the world. He has delighted audiences as far afield as Melbourne, Sydney, Adelaide, Hong Kong, Bangkok, Singapore, The Middle East and throughout Europe. Johnny has toured with Ricky Gervais, John Oliver and Andy Zaltzman (“The Daily Show”, “Political Animal”).
“The new Dave Allen.” Ricky Gervais
Hatty is a London-born, Chicago-built comedian.
In London she is a regular at comedy clubs across the city and was the 2018 winner of ‘Breakin Thru’ stand up competition. Whilst in Chicago she was a regular at all major comedy venues: Laugh Factory, Zanies, Comedy Bar and Second City. She has opened for major US comics such as Mike E Winfield (Zanies, Rosemont), Hunter Hill (Greenhouse Theatre, Chicago) and Eddie Ifft (Zanies Chicago). She has featured at venues across the US including: The Virgil, Los Angeles; The Comedy Bar, Nashville and comedy festivals across the US such as Cleveland, Ohio; Iowa City, Iowa; Milwaukee, Wisconsin; Raleigh, North Carolina.
As an actress, Hatty is best known for playing Princess Maribel in Lionsgate’s ‘The Royals’ on E! Entertainment and for originating the role of Minty in Jennifer Saunders’s ‘Viva Forever!’ in London’s West End.
Winner of the Irish Stand Up inter varsities, Spillane has performed all over Ireland and the United States, compelling audiences with his high energy and high concept style of comedy.
As a comedian he has performed in some Irelands top festivals such as the Galway Comedy Festival and the Killkenny Cat Laughs as well as some of Americas most prestigious comedy clubs like The Chicago Laugh Factory, Improv Boston, etc. He has also shared the stage with greats from both sides of the pond for instance Hannibal Burress, Joe Rooney, John Collerary and Tom Rhodes.
When he’s not on stage, John is an amateur film maker, with awards from both the 48 hours and Fan Forum film festivals.
“John held a rapt audience in the palm of his hand and lavished us with perfectly dealt love and abuse in equal measure.” Sligo Now
“A rising star!” The Limerick Leader
Dave Callan is an Irish-born Australian comedian who has achieved international success performing at comedy clubs across Australia, the U.K. and the States. He has played at the Edinburgh Fringe, MICF, Montreal Festival and performed for audiences as diverse as the S.A.S. and the Malaysian Royal Family.
He has performed on the BBC, Channel 5 Singapore, Every free to air station in Australia and was well known as the host of Saturday nights on Triple J and original Rove cast member.
His personable style and thoughtful yet accessible material for all ages and backgrounds has him greatly in demand as a feature act and presenter. A comedy dance video uploaded to Facebook in 2020 has over half a million views and counting which is the sort of viral he would prefer to be in these ‘unprecedented times’.
Aussie Damo Clark has become one of the hottest tickets in comedy clubs and festivals. Winner of the People’s Choice Award at the Edinburgh Fringe, his last solo show toured all over Ireland, the UK, Europe and Australia plus guest spots in the US.
Clark has featured in Comedy Central’s Damo Does Edinburgh, Irish TV’s Republic of Telly, I Dare Ya, Comedy Central’s Seann Walsh World and wrote and co-starred in Virgin Media’s Craic Den Comedy Club TV series.
“The world’s wittiest machine gun” The Scotsman
“Clarky could just get up and say what happened that day and it’d be f**king hilarious” Jim Jefferies
WORKMAN’S CLUB, 10 WELLINGTON QUAY, Dublin 2, D02 VX36
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* Please arrive before the show start time (8pm). Late arrivals may have to stand up the back or be refused entry.
** Refund Policy: refunds will be granted up until the day of the event. Refunds will not be given if applied for on the day of the event (Unless otherwise stated) however can be swapped for another date if permitted.
***Lineups Subject to change.