Corkonian Andrew Ryan is one of the most exciting talents in recent years; in demand as an act and an MC at the biggest comedy clubs across the UK & Ireland.
Andrew’s quintessentially Irish storytelling abilities and cheeky, friendly demeanor make him a natural observational stand up. He performed his debut hour show Ryanopoly at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in 2012, receiving rave reviews. In 2014 he returned with his show The Life of Ryan playing to packed out rooms. In 2015, he was at the Edinburgh Festival with his latest show Perfectly Inadequate, selling out the run and having to put on extra shows. He is performing his show Ruined at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in 2016.
In Ireland, he has performed at Kilkenny Cat Laughs, Vodafone Comedy Festival and the Galway Comedy Festival.
He has performed stand-up on BBC3’s Russell Howard’s Good News, Best of the Edinburgh Festival Live on BBC3 & Live at The Comedy Store for Comedy Central, Alex Zane’s Dirty Rotten Scoundrels for London Live. Andrew has also contributed to World Cup’s 50 Greatest Moments & Bafta’s Red Carpet television shows on BBC3.
“Illuminating debut” ★★★★ THE METRO
“Going to be a huge star” ★★★★ TIMEOUT
“Hard not to enjoy” ★★★★ Daily Record
“An hour of hilarious comedy” ★★★★ Edfestmag