Republic Of Tellys BERNARD OSHEA in July
Star of RTE's Republic of Telly and host of RTE 2FM’s Breakfast Republic
Bernard O’Shea makes his highly anticipated return to the Roisin Dubh on Sat 4th July
Resident roving reporter and Georgia Salpa’s love interest on RTÉ’s hugely popular Republic of Telly, Bernard also hosted The RTÉ Two New Comedy Awards alongside Jennifer McGuire, in a nationwide search to find the best in new stand-up Comedy talent.
Bernard was chosen to perform at the Montreal Just for Laughs Comedy Festival in 2005 and is a regular at numerous comedy festivals including The Cat Laughs Comedy Festival in Kilkenny and The Vodafone Comedy Festival in Dublin. His Edinburgh Fringe debut received a 5 star review from the Scotsman in 2008.
The Scotsman (5 star review) “More than any show I have seen this Fringe, I desperately want to see it again. It is O’Shea’s first show in Edinburgh and is endlessly delightful and surprising. glorious vulnerabilities and fabulous impromptu raging that reminds you how extraordinary stand-up can be.”
“Bernard O’Shea is a fizzing, iridescent ball of sheer energy; a fast- talking, fast-thinking comedian who invigorates a room with his presence.” - Chortle.co.uk
“The depth of his freewheeling comic talent is obvious.” The Sunday Times (Britain and Ireland)
“Left-field imaginative but not up its arse lovely comedy.” Hotpress Magazine
“One for the future amazing routines from out of nowhere and beautiful crafted songs.” The Irish Independent
with support from Mark Doheny
Saturday 4th July
8.30pm, €17.50 / €15 online
Tickets from The Ticket Desk at OMG Shop Street, Róisín Dubh & www.roisindubh.net