Rough Set Ireland : Francis Cronin
Rough Set Ireland : Francis Cronin, Karl Spain, Joe Rooney, + Special Celebrity Guests
18 Dec 2019 (20:00) at Róisín Dubh
€12 (€12 members)
In aid of the Simon Community, €15 at door
Comedians Francis Cronin, Joe Rooney, Karl Spain & a very special celebrity guest will bring the very best of Irish standup comedy to the stage to launch Rough Set Ireland 2019, at the legendary Roísín Dubh.
All proceeds from the event will go directly to The Simon Communities of Ireland to help the homeless.
After this show Francis will walk through the night in the direction of Dublin, armed with nothing but a tiny backpack, a water proof sleeping-bag and a cell phone, ex-Irish army officer, United Nations Quick Reaction Forces soldier turned standup comedian Francis Cronin must cover the 150ish miles from Salthill, Galway to Dublin’s 40Foot on foot over the freezing cold holiday season, performing live standup comedy and storytelling along the way, all while sleeping out rough under the stars to raise money for the Simon Community.
Will Francis make it home alive for Christmas dinner?
What celebrities will join him along the way at the comedy shows along his route?
Will the people of Ireland walk with him?
Tune in and find out, as Francis Cronin risks it all to try and be just a little less useless.
After a quick dip at Blackrock Diving boards everyone will gather for the first Rough Set Ireland comedy show at the legendary Róisín Dubh in Galway at 8pm on the 18th of December.