Edinburgh Preview Season - Reg D Hunter & Eleanor Tiernan
July 16th Doors 8pm show 8.30pm
Reg D Hunter £13.50
With Resident Red Imp host Susan Murray
Reginald D Hunter: An American Facing the Beast and Niggas
Direct from an 80-date tour of the UK and Ireland, Reginald D Hunter presents a preview of his highly anticipated new show. He returns to Edinburgh Festival in August to celebrate 20 years at the Fringe. Reginald’s searingly honest material has garnered him a cross-generational fan base. His TV appearances have included Have I Got News For You, and the hugely popular BBC Two series Reginald D Hunter’s Songs Of The South documenting Reginald’s epic road trip through 150 years of American popular song. ‘Stand-up comedy’s coolest customer’ (Telegraph)
Chronic Irish over-thinker still can’t see the wood for the trees.
‘Tiernan boasts a magnificent curl in her lip and snarl in her voice’ (Sunday Times).
Eleanor Tiernan is an Irish comedian well-known among Irish audiences for her live stand up performances and her work in TV, theatre and on radio. She was featured on The Alternative Comedy Experience on Comedy Central and has played Latitude, Glastonbury, Montreal Just For Laughs, Melbourne International Comedy Festival and all of the top Irish comedy festivals.
Eleanor’s first TV work was with Headwreckers as part of Channel 4‘s Comedy Lab series. Following this she both wrote and performed in RTE’s The Savage Eye which received an IFTA nomination. She wrote and performed on the critically acclaimed political satire show Irish Pictorial Weekly. She plays Dolores in the RTÉ sitcom Bridget and Eamonn.