So do you think you’re funny? – Comedy Workshop in Letterkenny

Comedians Barry Mack and Paul Bonar, aka Gary Gamble.

Comedians Barry Mack and Paul Bonar, aka Gary Gamble.

HAVE you ever wanted to perform live comedy? Well now IS your chance. Comedians Paul Bonar (aka Gary Gamble) and Barry Mack are providing a seven-week course in FUBAR down stairs in The Orchard Inn, Letterkenny.

The course will cover a range of comedy techniques including improv, sketch devising, character creation and stand-up. But most of all it will be great craic.
The course will be facilitated by two experienced comedy performers.


Paul Bonar (aka Gary Gamble) is a trained drama facilitator with over 20 years’ experience as a performer. As an actor, Paul has performed in theatres and festivals all over Ireland.

As a writer, Paul’s work includes plays, satirical articles, comedy sketches and stand-up material. Paul is also co-founder, writer and performer with the comedy website AyeTV1.

Barry Mack is well-known on the Irish comedy circuit and is a regular in all the top clubs in Dublin including The International and The Ha’penny Bridge Inn.
Barry is a former finalist in a number of comedy competitions and is resident MC at the monthly comedy club, Comedy @ The Greenroom, Letterkenny.

At the end of the course, with the guidance of Paul and Barry, participants will be given an opportunity to showcase their new skills at a live performance in FUBAR.

The course begins on Wednesday, July 30 from 7 to 9pm and runs for seven weeks with a performance in week 8. Fee €40. If you would like to book a place on the course or if you have any questions please contact Paul at

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