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Music Festival Boot Camp

Are you ready to carry people on your shoulders and squeeze through sweaty crowds? We may not be going to the massive Coachella in Palm Springs California but same advice and rules apply for the Electric Picnic, Indiependence, Sea Sessions, Body & Soul and all the other Irish outdoor gigs. What …

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Cat Laughs Pick: Wild Cats

No this is not a show about Troy and High School Musicals basketball team. The Kilkenny Cat Laughs Festival has set up a platform where up-and-coming comedians can showcase their talent. It focuses on comedians in particular who are preparing their show for the Edinburgh Fringe.  To get in shape for the …

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Festival News: Jest Fest Line-Up

Jest Fest is running in Wexford Town from the 27th of April to the 30th.   If you are interested in watching some live comedy this is what Jest Fest has in store for you. Ease yourself into it with the Wexford Comedy Club on the Thursday night for only …

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WATCH: Does Shanghai Do Comedy?

Grintage attempts to bring a sense of what is happening comedy wise across the globe. Ever wonder what a Comedy Festival in Shanghai would look like?  No neither have we until now. Would it be sketches or maybe stand-up possibly some classic improv? The Shanghai AEMI International Comedy Festival was held recently …

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How funny is the Rose Of Tralee?

It’s back! The Rose of Tralee International Festival kicks of this week from Wednesday 17th of August to the big finale on Tuesday 23rd. For all of you who live outside Ireland this is a traditional ‘lovely girl’ competition that attracts entrants of Irish descent from mostly Ireland, UK and USA.  The …

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LIVE – Electric Picnic Comedy Line-up

Electric Picnic is the major arts and music festival of the year. It has been running in Stradbally, Co Laois every year since 2004. This year the top headline acts include Lana Del Ray, The 1975 and The Chemical Brothers. But Electric Picnic isn’t just about the music though. If …

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