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Irish women writing TV’s best comedies

From Channel 4’s Derry Girls & Catastrophe to RTE’s Nowhere Fast, female-led Irish comedies are coming thick and fast. Watching Irish comedy on television usually means watching something written and directed by a man. For all the deserved admiration bestowed on talent like Chris O’Dowd, Dylan Moran, Graham Norton, Tommy …

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Podcast: Waiting S2 Ep6

From the pen of Ireland’s No.1 female comedy writer Fiona Looney WAITING is a collection of sketches, ads and mini-plays. Some feature conversations overheard while Fiona was waiting – and some totally made-up mad stuff as well. Fiona has always been impressed by women’s ability to talk to strangers and …

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Podcast: Waiting S2 Ep5

Deirdre O'Kane, Fipna Looney, Caitriona Ennis, Rose Henderson

From the pen of Ireland’s No.1 female comedy writer Fiona Looney WAITING is a collection of sketches, ads and mini-plays. Some feature conversations overheard while Fiona was waiting – and some totally made-up mad stuff as well. Fiona has always been impressed by women’s ability to talk to strangers and …

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Podcast: Waiting S2 Ep1

From the pen of Ireland’s No.1 female comedy writer Fiona Looney WAITING is a collection of sketches, ads and mini plays. Some feature conversations overheard while Fiona was waiting – and some totally made-up mad stuff as well. Fiona has always been impressed by women’s ability to talk to strangers …

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Free Comedy: Radio Sitcom Trials This Saturday

Top Irish comedy talent join the cast for the 1st ever Radio Sitcom Trials. Some of Ireland’s best comedy actors take to the stage at The Project Arts Centre this Saturday afternoon to perform in 3 new sitcoms. SUE COLLINS (The Nualas, Dirtbirds, The Centre, Mattie, Roy); PADDY C. COURTNEY …

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