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Derek Ryan

Gentle in his outlook but passionate in his delivery, Derek Ryan is best known as a self-effacing gag-heavy storysmith. Equally at home with the smart and the silly, the profane and the profound, his on-stage likeability disguises a keen wit and incisive world view, but from angles you might not expect. A warm-hearted & verbally dexterous performer who gets the audience onside within seconds, this veteran of the Irish circuit is set to become a hugely popular act in the UK.

Since the mid-noughties Derek Ryan has played all over Ireland, the UK, mainland Europe and in the U.S. from New York to L.A. A regular festival comedian, his two previous 1-hour shows Mongrel & Time Lord have been played to packed houses and he is currently working on his third solo show; Near Death Experience.


"Questions most of us think about late at night... but it's unlikely anyone has made them quite so hilarious before." - **** Three Weeks Edinburgh

"Highly entertaining from start to finish!" - Metro

"Gorgeously talented!" - Kilkenny People

Men's World, Phantom FM
The Jack & Ally Show, Spin FM

Kilkenny Fringe
Edinburgh Fringe 2008, 2012, 2013
Galway Comedy Festival
Electric Picnic