As they say in Game of Thrones, Winter is Coming. But you don’t need White Walkers on skeletal horses to tell you there’s a change in the air. The last of the fruit flies are gone, the Big Coats are out, photos of autumn trees are being ‘engimatised’ on Instagram.
Inn Jokes was considering retiring because comedy when a political party is scared stiff their candidate might win but we’re going to hang around for another while yet.
If that debacle did one thing, it’ll bring more people to Irish Museum of Modern Art and next to the back entrance of IMMA is another institution for modern artistry, The Patriot’s Inn Kilmainham. And inside there, is October’s Inn Jokes.
We’ve a double headliner situation happening this month.Eric Lalor was entertainment.ie comedian of the year for two years running, (He kept winning it so entertainment.ie had to set fire to the competition and scattered the ashes on a lake).
Joining them is Tommy Nicholson and your MC as usual is Colm O’Regan – who recently cycled a Dublin Bike into the slot without dismounting.
I JUST GOT MY HANDS – or hand – ON IRISH MAMMIES BOOK 3!!!
I’ll be selling a few sneaky advance copies at the gig next week and possibly giving away one. Who knows? (OK, I know, but I’m not saying.)