Craic Den Comedy Club presents David McSavage, Joe Rooney + Guests


Date: 11 Aug 2023
Time: 8pm (Vintage Room)
Ticket Price: €13-€15 BUY TICKET

David McSavage, Joe Rooney + Guests

Friday 11th August, Doors 8pm / Show at 8:30pm, Vintage Room 

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. New line up every week!

David McSavage

David McSavage is a self proclaimed national treasure.

A regular guest on TV and radio shows in Ireland for many years, David has also appeared at all the major comedy festivals including the Edinburgh Festival and internationally in Australia, Germany, Japan and Scandinavia. As an actor, this year he features in the film Calvary by John Michael McDonagh starring Brendan Gleeson. His other recent film roles in Traders, Gold and Our Robot Overlords.

The Savage Eye (RTÉ), has been critically acclaimed was nominated for an IFTA award for Best Entertainment Series and Best Director.

Joe Rooney

Joe is arguably best known for his acting and in particular for playing Father Damo in the Channel 4 sitcom Father Ted, appearing in the episode “The Old Grey Whistle Theft”. Rooney had a starring role as Timmy Higgins in the RTÉ television comedy Killinaskully, which ran for five series.

Joe also wrote on the fourth and fifth series of Killinaskully. He currently hosts the podcast PodaRooney, on which he interviews guests who are mostly involved in the entertainment industry. Joe has performed stand-up worldwide, including New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Chicago, Pittsburgh, Toronto, Shanghai, Beijing, Hong Kong, Barcelona, Brussels, Moscow, Muscat (Oman), Manama (Bahrain) and Dubai. He has also performed at Irish festivals in Kansas City (Missouri), Milwaukee and La Crosse in Wisconsin.

Patser Murray

Patser has a way with words. One of the top acts around Ireland at the moment, a favourite at the International Bar, Laughter Lounge, City Limits Cork, The Empire Belfast, Chaplins, Anseo, and many other established comedy clubs. He is also an established actor appearing in television on ‘Love/Hate’, Primeval, ‘Can’t Cope Won’t Cope’ and movies such as “You’re Ugly Too” and “Intermission”. He was nearly in ‘Game of Thrones’ but his boobs, although big, were not big enough. He was also the man behind the very successful PH-unny nights at the Palmerstown House. Patser is fast becoming one of Ireland’s favourites comedy acts performing improvised skits with Jimmy Carr to supporting Jason Byrne, Patser has been around the block! Got tea bags, and is now just waiting for the kettle to boil.

Damo Clark

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