Christmas Comedy Double Bill @ Viking Theatre

27 Dec 2019 - 27 Dec 2019 Viking Theatre @ Connolly's The Sheds, 198 Clontarf Road

A Christmas comedy double-bill will run at Viking Theatre Clontarf on Friday 27th December 2019, featuring John Colleary and Patrick McDonnell

Apart from being one of the most in-demand comics in the land, John Colleary has also co-written and starred in IFTA nominated shows, ‘The Savage Eye’ (RTÉ 2) and ‘Irish Pictorial Weekly’ (RTÉ 1). Other TV credits include appearances on ‘Stand Alone And Deliver’ (live from Roisin Dubh) & ‘The Panel’ (RTE2). A talented actor and mimic, John recently featured as one-third of The Gusset Brothers on The Tommy Tiernan Show (RTE1).

He has also scooped a PPI award for his topical sketch writing and performance on Today FM’s drivetime flagship, The Last Word. A regular at all the major festivals including Vodafone Comedy Carnival and Electric Picnic.

“John Colleary delivered what can only be described as a flawless set”: GO Belfast

“… worth seeing again and again and again” Capital Comedy

Patrick McDonnell is an Irish actor and comedian. He has starred in the RTÉ hidden camera comedy show Naked Camera 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 has performed as a stand up all over Ireland and beyond, and has been a mainstay of the comedy festival circuit for two decades.

“McDonnell’s stand-up routine is a delight, a cynical, angry beast of a set which never loses its comic edge” – The Scotsman

Tickets are €15 and can be booked by phoning 087-1129970. Shows begin at 8 pm with doors opening at 7.45 pm.

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