With over 100 acclaimed performers from Ireland and abroad, the 2018 Vodafone Comedy Festival is shaping up to be an unmissable weekend on the Irish comedy scene.
Tommy Tiernan, Deirdre O'Kane, Blindboy Boatclub, Jason Byrne, Nicole Byer, Neil Delamere, Alison Spittle, Jarlath Regan, Joanne McNally, Katherine Lynch, Aidan Bishop, David O'Doherty and many more will be performing across the four-day festival in the Iveagh Gardens from Thursday, 26th to Sunday, 29th of July.
Last year, Dublin welcomed Guy Code's Chris Distefano but this year we've got Girl Code's Nicole Byer visiting our shores. Nicole is a podcaster, Instagrammer and the host of Netflix baking show Nailed It!
She'll be flying in alongside 19 other US comics including Micahel Che (SNL), Michael Kosta (The Daily Show), Sara Schaefer, Shane Torres, Jamie Lee(Girl Code), Adam Cayton-Holland, Joe List, Rhea Butcher, Neil Hamburger, John Early (30 Rock), Kate Berlant, Jermaine Fowler (Superior Donuts), Billy Wayne Davis, Yvonne Orji and Cipha Sounds.
Aside from headliners, the Iveagh Gardens will be filled to the brim with homegrown talents including Aoife Dooley, Kevin Gildea, Kevin McGahern, Foil, Arms & Hog, Chris Kent, Eric Lalor, Conor O'Toole, Barry Murphy, Bernard O'Shea, Davey Reilly, Tara Flynn, Enya Martin - to name but a few.
Andrea Farrell, Aoife O'Connor, Justine Stafford and Fiona Frawley are just some of the newest names to grace the Irish comedy scene and we can't wait to see what they bring to the festival this year.
Tickets for the Vodafone Comedy Festival go on sale this Friday, 15th of June at 9am. For full details of of the event, visit www.vodafonecomedy.com