Sunday 11th of December


Sunday 11th December
Fred Cooke
Alan Irwin
Compere: Colin Murphy

Queen’s Comedy Club, Bar Sub
Tickets: £8 Doors: 8pm, Show Starts: 8.30pm

In person from QUBSU reception or online via
GLISTRR £8 + £1.19 Booking Fee
TICKETMASTER £9.25 + £1.50 Booking Fee ng Fee


Fred has rapidly become a unique stand-up delivering a style of comedy that simply cannot be imitated. He has contributed to a variety of successful Irish TV shows, both as a writer and performer, including RTE’s Operation Transportation, The Tommy Tiernan Show, Republic of Telly, The Cafe (as The Crazy Chef), Watch Your Language (The Mad Professor), The Savage Eye, The Modest Adventures of David O’Doherty, and The Liffey Laughs. Not to mentioning starring as Fergus in the Spar ads.

“I love Fred, he has the real spirit of the Clown in him” TOMMY TIERNAN
“Fred Cooke is ready to step into the premier league of Irish funnymen.” HOT PRESS
“comedy genius; he has so much energy that he could power a small village in the west of Kerry” THE LAUGHTER


Alan Irwin is a stand-up comedian from Lisburn. Since his first gig in October 2010, Alan has made a name for himself across the UK and Ireland. In 2014, he reached the final of the Chortle Student Comedy Award, after previously reaching the semi-final in 2013.

“Exhibiting real energy and presence… a major player in the making.” CultureNorthernIreland

Foil Arms and Hog


Fireworks and Mash presents
Friday 17th February 2017

Mandela Hall, Queen’s Students’ Union
Tickets: £12 from QUBSU
Doors: 7.30pm / Show: 8pm

GLISTRR | TICKETMASTER (Booking fees apply)

Foil Arms and Hog are Ireland’s top comedy sketch group. Called ‘Pure Brilliant’ by Tommy Tiernan, the group have over four million hits on YouTube and have sold out five shows at Dublin’s Vicar street. With regular sketches on RTE, viral comedy hits like ‘How to Speak Dublin’ and over 70,000 online followers, Foil Arms and Hog have established themselves amongst the new breed of Irish comedy stars.

***** IrishTimes
***** Examiner

Mark Watson


Impatient Productions presents
Saturday 5th November 2016
Mark Watson: I’m Not Here

Mandela Hall, Queen’s Students’ Union
Tickets: £17 from QUBSU / 19 + booking fee (online)
Doors: 8pm / Show: 8.30pm

Glistrr – £17 + £1.34 Booking Fee
Ticketmaster – £19 + £2.25 Booking Fee

Multi-award winning comedy star Mark Watson returns in 2016 with the highly anticipated follow-up to his hugely successful show Flaws “MARK WATSON: I’M NOT HERE”.

As one of the most decorated performers on the UK comedy scene Mark Watson was nominated for Best Newcomer at the 2005 Perrier Awards, before being awarded the 2006 if.comedy Panel Prize. He took home the Time Out Critics Choice Award in 2006 and has been nominated for a Barry Award from the Melbourne Comedy Festival.

In short: if you like comedy, but you don’t come and see this, you’re acting very oddly!

Terrifyingly funny” – The Times
Belly laugh brilliant…the audience was weeping with laughter” – Time Out
Simply Exhilarating” – Daily Telegraph
Mark Watson is a Prodigy” – The Guardian