Craic Den Comedy Club @ Workman’s Club – Shane Daniel Byrne, Ashlee Bentley + Ryan Cullen!
15 September, 2023
FRIDAY 15TH SEPTEMBER
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.
Shane Daniel Byrne
Shane Daniel Byrne is a writer, actor, MC and award winning stand-up comedian. He sold out his first solo show Shane Daniel Byrne LIVE in Dublin’s Liberty Hall Theatre. 2022 and 2023 have seen him headlining the biggest big comedy clubs in Dublin as well as special guest spots on National Tours for Tony Cantwell and Emma Doran. He’s opened up for Kiri Pritchard-McClean and even got to support one of his comedy heroes David O’ Doherty.
He has taken the stage at major festivals including The Cat Laughs (2019,2021,2022), Vodafone Comedy Festival (2019), Paddy Power Comedy Festival (2022), Body & Soul, Otherside, Electric Picnic and Love Sensation. He has performed across the island of Ireland, the UK and as far away as the Middle East.
He hosted Love Bites in 2022 on RTE and Queer History School in 2021. In 2020 he appeared on Reeling In The Fears in a sketch he wrote with Joanne McNally. For Virgin Media, he was a guest on The Six O’ Clock Show and a contributor on Ireland AM.
Described by many as one of the most talented and original up and coming young comedians in Ireland today, Ashlee’s unique blend of quirky humour, sharp writing and brutally honest yet hilarious personal tales have left audience members in tears all over Ireland and beyond. Most of them were crying with laughter but we can’t be sure about all of them. Ashlee was crowned winner of the 2016 Show Me The Funny Competition and in 2017 won the Ireland Regional Final of Funny Women. Recently Ashlee has performed on Virgin Media TV on The Craic Den Comedy Club TV show and performed at Iveagh Gardens Comedy Festival. Ashlee likes long walks on the beach and will not rest until she has petted all of the cats.
Ryan has rapidly become one of Ireland’s most talked about acts with his subtle blend of dark and intelligent one-liners. Ryan is festival favourite having performed at prestigious festivals like Electric Picnic, Vodafone Comedy Festival, Longitude Music Festival, Forbidden Fruit Music Festival, Indiependence Music festival, Vodafone Comedy Carnival and the Edinburgh Fringe Festival.
Recently coming runner-up in ‘Irish Comedian of the Year’, Ryan is also writer & star of BBC’s Late License plus wrote on RTE’s IFTA Award-winning Republic of Telly, RTE’s Callan’s Kicks as well as being a head performer on the Facts YouTube Channel boasting over 400 million views and 1.3 million subscribers
Ireland’s adopted 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
“Very Funny” Graham Norton
“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 (8:30pm). 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.