“A treat to watch” www.dublinks.com
“A top act” The Skinny (Scotland)
“DEFINITELY not one to be missed” www.culch.ie
“A top comedic talent, Simon has clearly marked himself out as one to watch” Munster Express
“The difference between ‘up-and-coming’ and ‘here-all-ready’…deserves a larger profile than he already has and is perhaps one festival away from it” www.tvbomb.co.uk
258 Clubs and Venues Played.
4 Dame Lane, no.6 Smithfield, Axis Theatre (Ballymun), Bad Ass Cafe (Temple Bar), The Baggot Inn, The Bankers, Battle of the Axe, Bective Rangers RFC, Beerhouse, Bewleys Cafe Theatre, Blackrock Rugby Club, Block T (Smithfield), Blue Cafe Bar (Skerries), Break for The Border, Bulmers Dublin International Comedy Festival (2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009), Cabra GAA Club, Capital Comedy Club (Temple Bar), Captain America’s, Tallaght, Carlsberg Comedy Carnival, Chaplins Bar, The Church, Civic Theatre (Tallaght), The Clonsilla House, The Clonsilla Inn, Comedy at The Mill (Tallaght), Comedy Casserole (Temple Bar), Comedy HaHa, Comedy Ireland, The Comedy Cavern, The Comedy Cellar, The Comedy Loft, The Comedy Mish Mash, The Comedy Room, The Comedy Shed, Dalymount Park, DIT Bolton Street, DIT Cathal Brugha Street, DIT Kevin Street, DIT Mountjoy Square, DLSP RFC (acronym festival), Doyles, The Drunken Fish, Dublin Business School, Dublin City University, Dun Laoighire Comedy Club (The Harbour Bar), Exchequer Bar, Garada Club, Gibneys (Malahide), The Graduate (Killiney), Greenisle Hotel, GUBU, Ha’Penny Bridge Inn, Hedigans (The Brian Boru), The Helix, Inn Jokes (Kilmainham), Institute of Art, Design & Technology, Institute of Technology Tallaght, International Bar, International Comedy Club, Irish Film Institute, Jobstown House, Jongleurs, The Kinsealy Inn, Kusanta, Laugh Out Loud, The Laughter Lounge, Laughterbirth Comedy Club, Life Bar, Lucan Comedy Club, Meeting House Square, The Mill Theatre (Dundrum), Molloys (Tallaght), Mother Redcaps, Mount Cleverest (Temple Bar), Naomh Barrog GAA Club, NCAD, Nealons, Newtown Inn (Coolock), Nighthawks, The Oar House (Howth), Opium Rooms, Ph-unny (Palmerstown), Project Theatre, Racecourse Inn (Baldoyle), Ranelagh Arts Festival, RDS, Redress, Quinns (Drumcondra), Seamus Ennis Centre (Naul), Showcase Mondays, Sin E, Soul 27, Southside Comedy (Bray, Dalkey & Dun Laoghire), St Mary’s RFC, Speakeasy, The Step Inn, Stillorgan Comedy Club, Suttonians RFC, Swords Comedy Club, The Strand Bar (Rush), The Sugar Club, Tailors Hall, Talk Talk, The Thomas House, Thomas Reads, Toners, Trinity College Dublin, Trinity College Law Society, Tripod, The Twisted Pepper, Unidare RFC, University College Dublin Astra Hall, University College Dublin Student Union, University College Dublin Law Society, University College Dublin Literary and Historical Society, UCD Student Centre, Vetinary College Ballsbridge, Vicar Street, Viking Comedy Club (Clontarf), Voodoo Lounge, The Westmoreland, Wheatfield Prison, Whelans (upstairs), Whelans (main stage), The Wool Shed, The Workmans Club.
Alley Theatre (Strabane), Amber Laughs (Dundalk), Ardee Laughs, Arklow RFC, Ashbourne Laughs, Baker’s Bar (Clonmel), Backroom Laughs (Navan), The Bailey (Enniscorthy), Bar Cuba (Galway), Basement Comedy Club (Galway), The Big Tickle Comedy Festival (Derry), Bogger’s Bar (Louth), Bunny’s (Myrtleville), Cafe Oasis (Cork), Carlow Institute of Technology, Cashel Arts Festival, Central Bar (Navan), City Limits (Cork), Comedy Den (Limerick), Craichouse (LV Bar Cork, Fermoy), Creighton Hotel (Clones), Crosshaven Comedy Festival (Cork), Daly’s Comedy Club (Omagh), Delacroix Theatre (Derry), Devilment Comedy Club (Newbridge), Dolans Warehouse (Limerick), Drogheda Laughs, Empire Laughs Back (Belfast), Enniscorthy Comedy Club, Enniscorthy RFC, GB Theatre (Carlow), Gorey Comedy Club, Greystones Theatre (Wicklow), Half Moon Theatre (Cork), Halloween Howls Festival (Portlaoise), Harbour Bar (Bray), Hidaway (Milford), Hot Spot (Greystones), House of Fun (Dundalk), Iur Theatre (Newry), Kavanagh’s Comedy Club (Portlaoise), Kelly’s (Galway), The Kenyon (Nenagh), Kilcock GAA Club, Killarney Avenue Hotel, Kilkenny Comedy Club, Kinetic Comedy Club (Athlone), Kinsale Craic Festival, La Buca (Ratoath), The Lantern Laugh (Navan), Late Lounge (Kill), The Laughing Loft (Limerick), Laughter Lounge Galway, Laughter Lounge Belfast, Laughter Lounge Waterford, Longford Comedy Club, Madden’s (Antrim), Market Place Theatre (Armagh), Masons (Derry), McGarrigles (Sligo), McHugh’s (Belfast), Metropole Hotel (Kilkenny), Mickey Finn’s (Redcross), Model Arts Centre (Sligo), The Morning Star (Louth), Mullingar Arts Centre, Mullingar Laughs, Mullingar RFC, Mustangs (Cavan), Nancy Spains (Cork), Navan Laughs, Nevilles (Fethard-On-Sea), NUI Maynooth, O’Dwyer’s (Dunboyne), O’Keeffes (Clonmel), Omagh Comedy Festival, Oskars (Waterford), Oxegen Festival, Queens University Belfast, Rathangan Arts Festival (Kildare), Rathdrum Rugby Club (Wicklow), Rebels Comedy Club (Cork), Revolution Comedy Club (Waterford), Riddlers (Limerick), Ring Lyne (Valentia Island), Roisin Dubh (Galway), Roscommon Arts Centre, Sandinos (Derry), Sands Hotel (Tramore), Schnitzel (Limerick), Shearwater Carlton Hotel (Ballinasloe), Sister Sarahs (Letterkenny), Sky Bar (Cork), Spike (Sligo) Strand Hotel (Tramore), Tash Laughs (Ardfinnan), Tinahealy Arts Centre, Tralee Arms Hotel, University College Galway, University of Limerick, University of Ulster Coleraine, The Venue Theatre (Ratoath), Wolftrapp (Tullamore).
Cafe Don Felicano (Vienna), The Comedy Cafe (London), Comedy Central (Liverpool), The Comedy Store (London), Downstairs @ Kings Head (London), The Dubliner (Barcelona), E.D. Comedy (London), Frog & Bucket (Manchester), GES Club (Kosice), The Glee Club (Birmingham), Headliners Chiswick (London), Highlight (Birmingham, Camden, Glasgow, Leeds), Jongleurs (Birmingham, Covent Garden, Croydon, Glasgow, Portsmouth), Just Laugh (Dundee, Inverness, Perth), Komedia (Brighton), Manchester University, Menta terasz (Budapest), Monkey Business (London), Piccadilly Comedy Club, Rawhide Comedy Club (Liverpool), The Stand (Edinburgh, Glasgow, 3, Newcastle), University of Birmingham, Upstairs at The Queens Head (London), The White Horse (Edinburgh), XS Malarkey (Manchester).