Belfast native, Paul Currie, is a unique, multi-talented street-performer, puppeteer, actor and comedian.
As a stand-up comedian, he has performed at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, Dublin Fringe Festival, Adelaide Fringe, Vodafone Comedy Festival at the Iveagh Gardens, Galway Comedy Carnival, Electric Picnic and Kilkenny Cat Laughs. Paul has performed at each Glastonbury festival since 2013. He won the Derry Big Tickle new comedy award in 2005. His sell-out show FFFFFFFMILK! won him critical acclaim and 5-star reviews at the 2016 Edinburgh Festival Fringe. He has appeared on BBC3’s Live at the Electric.
As a puppeteer, Paul has worked with the Jim Henson Company and currently teaches at a circus school in Northern Ireland. His street performance act has taken him all around the UK and Ireland.
“Infusing the banally stupid with a thoughtful brilliance” ***** THE SKINNY
“’Comedian’ is too small a word for this bloke” RTÉ
“Articulate and deeply committed to a style of absurdist comedy” IRISH EXAMINER
“Wish I’d seen him sooner, I’ll be back to see him every year now. Paul Currie was my favourite comedy show of the Fringe” Stewart Lee (2014)