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Juicebox Comedy August Lineup

Michael Mee
Cian McGarrigle
Connor McDonagh-Flynn
Brian Gallagher
Michael Rice

Michael Mee
Michael Mee is an ex-solicitor and former law lecturer from Cork who is now a stand-up comedian, writer and broadcaster. He performed 42 dates as opening act for Des Bishop on the Unbearlable tour, at venues such as Vicar Street, Cork Opera House, the Marquee Cork and the Waterfront, Belfast. Michael has performed two well-received solo shows at the Edinburgh Festival, Mee Myself and I ("A real find"-Fest) and Confessions of a Swot ("warm-hearted, humorous and entertaining" **** The List; "brilliantly funny" **** Three Weeks; "illuminating and touching"-Daily Telegraph).

He has appeared on TV shows such as the Savage Eye, the Late Late Show, the Liffey Laughs, Don't Feed the Gondolas and the World Stands Up (Paramount) and he wrote material for the TV shows, Des Bishop:This is Ireland, Des Bishop:Under the Influence, That's All We've Got Time For, Xit File, The Lounge and the Mario Rosenstock Show. Michael presents the weekly music show "Pimp My Ipod with Michael Mee" on RTE 2xm radio.

Michael lived in Dundalk for three years in the 1990s and has performed in the town in a number of venues including the Spirit Store and the Town Hall supporting Des Bishop.

"Woody Allen with a Cork brogue"-Time Out New York
"Superb"-Hot Press
"He is certainly on a par with Tommy Tiernan and Dylan Moran"-Dublin Event Guide
"The brightest Irish comedy talent of recent times"-Sunday Time


Brian Gallagher
- Unique, clever, surreal & irreverent, Gallagher has been taking the Irish stand up circuit by storm. Runner up in Show Me The Funny 2017 & a contributor to the hugely successful YouTube channel 'Facts', Gallagher has performed everywhere from Forbidden Fruit to the Edinburgh Fringe.



Connor McDonagh-Flynn
o Has gigged in 5 countries and 22 of Ireland's 32 counties.
o Resident MC and founder of the Unhinged Comedy Club in The Ha'penny Bridge Inn, Dublin, Ireland since May 2015.
o Toured his first solo show "I'm Not Special" around Ireland in 2015.
o Resident MC and founder of the Unhinged Comedy Club in The Cellar, Galway, Ireland from 2012-2012.
o Resident MC and founder of the "Get Up, Stand Up" Open Mic in Garveys, Galway, Ireland from 2011 - 2012.
- "...incredibly funny and engaging..." - Trip Advisor
- "...hilarious as he interacts with audience." - Trip Advisor
- "...The audience was made up of at least 8 nationalities and Connors ability to engage with each person in the room made it feel all the welcoming. We will be back..." - Trip Advisor.
- "...the man with the longest name/craziest eyes in comedy..." - Danny O' Hanlon
o "His comedy is bizarre, bold and (un)balanced - he's an arguably debatable spectator tempter. Connor will have you laughing away as he deals with the debaucherous topics that present themselves daily. The stimulating humdrum thoughts that arouse bemusement. And the oddball anecdotes that evoke howls, from the mouths, on your face. There's a means to his madcap manoeuvres."


Cian McGarrigle
is a comedian and writer from Mayo. He hosts Reviewables, a weekly comedy review podcast - alongside Edwin Sammon. He is the creator of the award-winning show Burning Wishes starring Colum McDonnell, Mark Doherty and Barry Murphy. He has written for Republic of Telly, Red Rock and the upcoming RTE comedy Nowhere Fast. His stand-up has been described as "hilariously self-loathing" and "strangely fish-centric."

Festival appearances include: The Vodafone Comedy Festival, Longitude, Indiependence and the Vodafone Comedy Carnival.

"Extremely funny" - Evening Herald.


Michael Rice
Michael, originally from a farm in Kilkenny, has recently returned home from doing 2 years of comedy in Chicago where he was hailed as "hard to understand". He returned to Ireland due to his love of his native soil, and because his mother made him.





Aidan Shields (MC)
Despite being a finalist in Show Me The Funny comedy competitions in 2015 & 2016, headlining the Comedy Caravan stage at Electric Picnic last year, having a sell-out show at Edinburgh Fringe Festival where he regularly performs and appearing on stage in Las Vegas alongside Preston Lacy from MTV's Jackass, Aidan is absolutely no closer to realising his dreams of one day appearing on Mrs Brown's Boys.

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