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Night time Comedy workshops for 13-15 year olds

  • Workshop

Discover the art of Comedy from 3 local comedians, learn comedic skills and ask questions on how to set up your own comedy club.

Spotlight on Special Guest Comic: Shannon Basso Gaule: From his comedic genesis in New Zealand to his accolades and tours, Shannon has become a staple on the Irish and European comedy circuits, gracing stages from Dublin to Berlin and Barcelona.

Saoirse Keating: The Heartbeat of Rogue’s Comedy Club: providing a welcoming stage for newcomers, Saoirse has cultivated a nurturing environment for comedy in Waterford City. 

Kian Carroll: Stand-Up Comic & Co-Host Extraordinaire: With a burgeoning stand-up career, Kian is set to compete in his first comedy competition and continue his ascent in the Irish comedy scene.

Learn how to harness the hilarity 

We ask that every participant come with a pre-prepared one liner, they do not have to have written this themselves. It can simply be a joke they’ve heard that they like.

4-6 pm Workshop (Age Group 13-15 yrs) 1hr 50 minutes approx. 

  • Joke writing 
  • Stagecraft 

Goal by the end of the workshop: Each young person will have the basic skills for joke writing and stage presence.

Participation at the workshops is free but places are very limited, find out more:

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Ossory Youth,
Desert Hall,
Lower New Street,
R95 P5HC 

15 Jun 2024

4.00PM - 6.00PM

Age range



For more information on Kilkenny County Council's programme of events for Cruinniú na nÓg, please contact Majella Keating

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