Shane Daniel Byrne + Guests
Wednesday 20th December, Doors 8pm / Show at 8:30pm, The 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 the gift of festive laughs all evening long.
Shane Daniel Byrne
Shane Daniel Byrne is a writer, actor, MC and award winning stand-up comedian. He sold out his first solo show Shane Daniel Byrne LIVE in Dublin’s Liberty Hall Theatre. 2022 and 2023 have seen him headlining the biggest big comedy clubs in Dublin as well as special guest spots on National Tours for Tony Cantwell and Emma Doran. He’s opened up for Kiri Pritchard-McClean and even got to support one of his comedy heroes David O’ Doherty.
He has taken the stage at major festivals including The Cat Laughs (2019,2021,2022), Vodafone Comedy Festival (2019), Paddy Power Comedy Festival (2022), Body & Soul, Otherside, Electric Picnic and Love Sensation. He has performed across the island of Ireland, the UK and as far away as the Middle East.
He hosted Love Bites in 2022 on RTE and Queer History School in 2021. In 2020 he appeared on Reeling In The Fears in a sketch he wrote with Joanne McNally. For Virgin Media, he was a guest on The Six O’ Clock Show and a contributor on Ireland AM.
Brian Gallagher is a fast rising star on the Irish comedy circuit. Smart, cheeky, surreal and irreverent; Gallagher’s effortless storytelling and ability to weave reality with the bizarre has made him a hit with audiences all over Europe. He has performed at several festivals including the Vodafone Comedy Carnival and a successful run at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Brian is also one of the stars of the hugely popular YouTube channel ‘The Try Channel’ with millions of views worldwide.
“The Big Stage Beckons.” City Limits
Shannon Basso Gaule
Shannon just scooped up second place in Show Me the Funny 2023, one of Ireland’s largest and longest-running comedy competitions.
Shannon is the host of Carlow’s only comedy club in Scraggs Alley, which has been a big success over the past year.
Eddie is an established comic at all of Ireland’s major comedy clubs and festivals. Known for his cheeky and seductive wit, Eddie has toured internationally and has just finished a sell out run at the 2022 Edinburgh Fringe with his show ‘An Irish Solution to an Irish Problem’.
“Mullarkey has a warmth in his eyes that gives away his compassionate wit.” Mumble