Gary Delaney plus Guests - Òran MórGig
25 February 19:00 - 22:00
Gary Delaney regular on Mock The Week and double Sony award winner comes to Òran Mór to headline a showcase of the Uk’s best new talent. The night will be hosted by 2 time Scottish Comedy award winner Billy Kirkwood and support will come from Gary Meikle, Ashleigh Storries and Clayton Jones: comedian
Gary is appearing on Mock The Week, Live at the Apollo and celebrity Pointless over the next few months. He loves each and every gag and you can’t help but be carried away by his infectious charm. He’s like a cheeky schoolboy who can barely hide his glee with each and every punch line. Gary’s the only comic ever to have got two gags in the same top 10 for Dave’s TV Funniest Jokes from the Edinburgh Fringe. He’s is currently touring, his last tour was extended four times and took in over 200 venues, he’s the premier gag smith of his generation and through twitter he’s become one of the most followed and quoted comedians in the country.
Your host for the evening Two time Scottish Comedy Award winner Ayrshire born comic Billy Kirkwood burst into stand up in 2005 establishing himself as one of the United Kingdom’s most watchable and versatile acts with a loveable on-stage presence that see’s an expanding ever cult following thanks to his hysterical inventive energetic stand up performances, unique ability to make anything funny, mixed with an unbridled mischievous streak that’s charms audiences the world over.
Support comes from:
Another Scottish Comedy award winner Gary Meikle who since his comedy debut in 2013 has risen through the ranks quicker than most, he’s now in demand by all the countries top comedy venues and has also had quite a bit of media exposure from the BBC and the national newspaper Daily Record. His style is described as playfully dark and has been quoted by STV to be @Following in the footsteps of Bridges”
Ashleigh Storrie is quite simply a comedy force to be reckoned with, her razor sharp with and hilarious stories leaves all audiences wanting more without fail. Ashleigh has had several of her own homemade videos go viral each one reaching into the millions of views territory and has been described by various media outlets as a major success story.
Clayton Jones is one the fasting rising stars within the comedy industry, since bursting onto the scene in 2013 he’s reached the final of pretty much every comedy competition worth being in, this cockney London boy is destined for stardom.
All in all this is a fabulous showcase of comedy that you don’t want to miss.