Archive for the ‘Comedy’ Category

The RubberBandits at the Theatre Royal

Deise-bound: Limerick sensations, The Rubberbandits.
The Rubberbandits are an award winning theatre act who use a mixture of music, performance, video and social media to deliver ideas into peoples heads using their socially engaged artistic form known as Gas Cuntism. Distinctive for their plastic bag masks they always wear, musical duo Blindboy Boat Club and Mr Chrome started their career at [...]

Reginald D Hunter set for Deise bow

Reginald D Hunter will perform at the Theatre Royal this October. Tickets are now available via 051-874402 or
eginald D Hunter returns to Ireland this year with his highly anticipated brand new show following a hugely successful year performing across Europe. In the years that he has been living and performing in the UK, Reginald’s searingly honest material has garnered him a popular fan base that spans the generations. In the past 12 months [...]

Behind the scenes at Waterford Panto

Patrice Power and Anne Corcoran Brown
Waterford Pantomime Society marks its 31st anniversary production next month with the classic fairytale Beauty and the Beast, which runs from 3rd to 30th December at the Theatre Royal. This year’s show, which includes a specially adapted sensory show for people with special needs and autism on 8th December, will be once again directed by Richie [...]

The Comedy Cartel

Kieran Ruffles Walsh
The Comedy Cartel was formed last summer, with the heroic ambition of bringing the best in Waterford comedy to local and national audiences. Based at Philly Grimes in Johnstown every second Thursday, the group features the fresh original material, character comedy and sketches of Waterford’s young and ‘youngish’ comedians, including Dermott Sullivan, Alan Conners, Konor [...]

Noc Noc, Who’s There?

Upcoming acts at the newly formed Noc Noc Comedy and Cabaret Club at The Reg: MC and comedian Konor Halpin, soprano and show singer Caroline Reid O’Brien, comedy singer and balladeer Gerry Kane, direct from Cork, comedy hypnotist and mind reader Tony Black and comedy actor Dermot Sullivan. Tony Black and Caroline Reid O’Brien will both feature at the club’s opening night at on Friday, 18th July.

Surgeons Swap Gowns for Costumes

Retired Garda Chief Supt Mick McGarry, Chris Frisby, building contractor, Declan Dowling, pharmacist, Gerry McCoy, consultant orthopaedic surgeon and Iain Munro.
A 30-strong cast from the UHW Theatre Group will stage ‘The Full Irish Monty/The Gathering’, a new play written and directed by Bridie Hodge, a staff midwife at the hospital with musical direction by Ann Cody, occupational health nurse.

The Sweet and Lowdown – The Bilberry Goats

Waterford Variety Theatre Club and producers Michael Grant and Padraig O’Griofa  will present the irreverent, some-might-say down right brazen, but always  hilarious, Bilberry Goats Comedy Team live at Garter Lane on 3rd to 5th October. This is a new venture for the Waterford Variety Theatre Club that will feature some  of the Bilberry Goats’ best [...]

The Hurler: episode 2

Episode 2 of the locally made The Hurler, featuring Ireland’s most notorious hurler, Gar Campion, is now available on Youtube and fast approaching 3,000 views.

The Nualas at the Royal

Ireland’s top all-female comedy singing sensations The Nualas are legging it down to the Theatre Royal for a night of laugh-your-head off, wet-your-pants, pass-out-from-the-glamour-of-it-all entertainment on Friday 19th April.

Reginald D

One of the most supremely talented comedians working today, Reginald D. Hunter plays the Forum on Saturday, 6th April.