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Recommended Ages 15+
GC Laughs Festival

Ed Byrne

Sat 23 Mar
Ed Byrne

Tragedy Plus Time

Come and join Ed as he tests that formula by mining the most tragic event in his life for laughs.

Edinburgh Fringe 2023 was a bumper 5 star review year for Ed. They came in thick and fast alongside outstanding critical acclaim for this exceptionally funny, ‘Best Reviewed Stand Up Show at Edinburgh 2023’ (British Comedy Guide).

In the UK Ed has Hosted Live At The Apollo, and is a QI and Mock The Week regular (all BBC) in Australia Ed has been seen on Australia’s Hey, Hey It’s Saturday (9 Network), Melbourne Comedy Gala (ABC) and in New Zealand on 7 Days (TV3) as well as Hosting the New Zealand Comedy Fest TV Gala (NZTV).

Tragedy Plus Time is Touring UK, Ireland, New York, Australia and New Zealand.

★★★★★ “Hilarious, extremely dark, profoundly touching and resolutely unsentimental. Ed Byrne has plumbed the very depths of his soul and found something verging on greatness"" ROLLING STONE (2023)
★★★★★ “This is no misery memoir, Byrne is too talented a comic for that” ARTS DESK
★★★★★ “Poignant, touching, spiky and laugh-out-loud funny… beautifully written and flawlessly performed ” EDINBURGH REVIEWS (2023)
★★★★★ “he has delivered a fantastically funny and moving monologue where there is no doubt that we are seeing the authentic Ed….Byrne has hit new heights” LONDON EVENING STANDARD (2023)
★★★★★"A full range of human emotions, from rage to dark humour to poignancy and back again, is felt during this magnificent comedy hour"" LONDON THEATRE 1 (2023)

Presented by Century and GC Laughs.

Dates
Sat 23 Mar
Where
Lakeside Room
Ages
Recommended Ages 15+
Warnings
Performance contains coarse language and adult themes.
Duration
1 hr
Tickets
All Tickets $44.90
Times
Sat 23 March - 9:30pm

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