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LIVE NEWS: Andrew Maxwell’s Irish Tour

London based stand up champion Andrew Maxwell  is back in Ireland for a national tour with a brand new show “Yo Contraire”. You can also hear Andrew on RTE Radio 1’s DON’T QUOTE ME! with Sean Hughes, Karl Spain and Fiona Looney every Saturday at 6pm for the next 4 weeks.

Andrew – Ch4’s King of Comedy – has just announced a major Irish tour running from the last day of September in Carlow through to a final night in Waterford on November 19th.  6 days later he returns for the finale in his hometown at Vicar St, Dublin on Friday 25th November. Watch his first ever appearance there above.


 Fri 30th Sept – George Bernard Shaw Theatre, Carlow

Sat 1st Oct O’Keeffe’s Comedy Club, Clonmel

Thu 13th Oct – Cork Opera House

Fri 14th Oct – Mandela Hall, Belfast

Sat 15th Oct – An Grianan Theatre, Letterkenny, Co Donegal

Thu 20th Oct – Dolan’s Warehouse Limerick

Fri 21st Oct – Gorey Comedy Club, Ashdown Park Hotel, Gorey Co Wexford

Fri 28th Oct – Hallowe’en Howls Comedy Festival, Kavanagh’s Portlaoise

Sat 29th & Sun 30th Oct – Vodafone Comedy Carnival, Galway

 Fri 4th Nov – Hawkswell Theatre, Sligo

Sat 5th Nov – Town Hall Theatre, Westport

 Fri 18th Nov – Greenacres, Wexford

Sat 19th Nov – Theatre Royal, Waterford

Fri 25th Nov – Vicar St, Dublin 

 Andrew has performed his new show to sell out crowds at festivals in Edinburgh and Australia. For a comedian with a natural ear for the absurdities of our news cycle, 2016 has been a vintage year. If you want a sneaky taste check out Andrew Maxwell’s Late Agenda on SoundCloud.

“One of the most significant comedians working in the country today.” UK Independent

Andrew is one of the biggest names in the history of the Edinburgh Fringe Festival having played to over 100,000 fans. He’s is the founder and curator of the Altitude Comedy Festival in Mayrhofen, Austria. A regular on prime time TV and radio with Don’t Quote Me!, The Panel, Eureka (RTE) Monumental, The Blame Game, Delete Delete Delete (BBC NI), Live at the Apollo, Conspiracy Roadtrip (BBC), Ex on the Beach (MTV), 8 out of 10 Cats (CH4), Safeword, Celebrity Juice (ITV), Public Enemies, Late Agenda, New Quiz (Radio 4) among his many, many credits.

“Fiercely funny and utterly invigorating” Times

 ***** (Scotsman). ***** (Herald). ***** (Scotland on Sunday). ***** (Times). ***** (Independent). ***** (List). ***** (Time Out). ***** (Edinburgh Evening News).

Twitter @andrewismaxwell

Facebook @maxwellcomedian


Tickets priced are from €18 -€28 are on sale now through www.ticketmaster.ie & Local venues nationwide.

As a bonus watch Andrew’s views on Cork.

 For more information see our gig guide.



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