Lisa Richards & Whelanslive.com present
Turbulence is my (Gearóid Farrelly – proper comedian) stand-up show aboutlife’s little bumps that stress you (me) out. All the big stresses will be covered.Break-ups, morbid fear of hen and stag nights, childhood addiction to KinderSurprise eggs, school reunions, sibling rivalry.These shows are previews so I’ll be fluffing my jokes and effing at theaudience, blaming everyone but myself.Sound like craic? Well, come along!
Gearóid Farrelly is a rising star of Irish stand-up. A finalist in Channel 4’s SoYou Think You’re Funny? award at Edinburgh and winner of the BulmersNuthin Butt Funny Newcomer award, he made his debut at Edinburgh aspart of the PBH fringe in the show Two Birds, A Gay and A Fat Dude, alsoappearing in Best of New Irish and Best Of So You Think You’re Funny?.
His first solo show was The Awkward, In-Between Stage (2009). In 2010 hewas the support act for Maeve Higgins’ Blabbing Away national tour. He hasplayed The Cat Laughs, Halloween Howls, Bulmers Comedy Festival, and theCarlsberg Comedy Carnival.He has supported major Irish and international acts, including PJ Gallagher,Neil Delamere, Tommy Tiernan, Rich Hall and Michael Winslow.
“Intelligent, reflective comedy” The Irish Times
“Nifty wit, deliciously cruel material delivered with cheeky glee … guiltilyenjoyable” Chortle UK