Irishman Andrew Ryan is one of the most in demand acts and MC at the biggest comedy clubs across the UK & Ireland.
Andrew’s quintessentially Irish storytelling abilities and cheeky, friendly demeanour make him a natural stand up.
Andrew is highly sought after for corporate hosting and after-dinner performances. He’s brought his warm Irish charm to some of the biggest blue chip events across the UK & Ireland and is frequently rebooked off the back of his hilarious performances.
In Ireland Andrew performs regularly in Dublin and has been invited to perform at Kilkenny Cat laughs festival, Ivy Gardens in Dublin, Galway & Cork Comedy Festival. In October 2019 he packed out the Everyman Palace Theatre in his home town for his solo show and is returning in 2022.
In 2018 he won ‘BEST NEW SHOW’ at The Leicester Comedy Festival with his new show ‘ Is everything alright at home?’
He has supported the likes of Joe Lycett, Jason Manford, Kerry Godliman on their UK & Ireland tours.
Andrew has his own podcast CORK IN THE NORTH which he co-hosts with his friend and fellow comedian Aaron Butler.
He has appeared on many TV shows in the UK & Ireland. He has performed stand-up on BBC3’s Russell Howard’s Good News, Best of the Edinburgh Festival Live on BBC3, The Blame Game on BBC 1, Live at The Comedy Store for Comedy Central, Live for MIND on Comedy Central, The Six O Clock show & Ireland AM on TV3 . Andrew is also the host of ‘Secrets of the Comedy Circuit’ which airs on UTV in November 2022.
“Andrew Ryan was brilliant interacting with the audience at our Property Management Awards, who loved his funny and talented performance. We would highly recommend Andrew as an Awards host – he was really professional and a genuinely nice guy to work with.” Nic Shulman, Publisher, News on the Block”
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“Andrew Ryan tailored his set to our audience and kept them entertained. As well as being funny, Andrew did an excellent and professional job in hosting our awards. He did such a good job for us that we booked him the very next day for another event”
“Can you please pass on our sincere thanks to Andrew for an excellent and most entertaining performance at last night’s Pro-Am dinner … He gauged the audience just right and had them laughing from the get-go … a unique achievement for a Southern Comic, preforming in front of a predominantly Northern audience … well done him!”