Craic Den Comedy Club @ Workman’s Club – Patrick McDonnell, John Spillane + Keith Fox! 7:30PM SHOW
23 February, 2024
FRIDAY 23RD FEBRUARY
Doors 7pm / Show at 7:30pm
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.
Patrick McDonnell is an Irish comedy legend. He has starred in pretty much every hit Irish comedy show on TV. The outrageous RTÉ hidden camera Naked Camera, Moone Boy, Don’t Feed The Gondolas, The Young Offenders and the sketch show Stew. However he is probably best remembered at home and abroad for his role as Eoin McLove in the Channel 4 sitcom Father Ted.
Patrick features heavily and co-wrote sketches in The Savage Eye He also is the co-host of the podcast “Talking Ted” from the HeadStuff Podcast Network.
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
A big hit at Kilkenny Cat Laughs and the Edinburgh Fringe, Keith is a charming and energetic performer, creating uproarious and joyous comedy from all of the mundane stuff of everyday life. His slightly twisted observational style will have you laughing as much as thinking.
“One of Ireland’s comedy gems” Comedy Crunch
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John has established himself as one of the most exciting stand-ups emerging in the Irish comedy scene. Winner of the “Best New Act” Award at the 2019 Bray Comedy Festival, John has been featured on FM104 and is a contributing writer to The God Pod Twitter account.
Praised for his likability, comedy writing and stage presence, he has performed on shows with top comedians such as David O’ Doherty, Brian Kiley, Joanne McNally, and Scott Capurro, and regularly gigs at the best venues across Ireland. In 2019 he brought a show to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, and debuted a new show at the Scene and Heard festival in 2022, and again in 2023.
WORKMAN’S CLUB, 10 WELLINGTON QUAY, Dublin 2, D02 VX36
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* Please arrive before the show start time (7:30pm). 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.