Electric Picnic Has Just Announced Its Comedy Line-Up And We're Ridiculously Excited About It

Is this the best comedy programme they've ever had?


Usually comedy stages at festivals pale in comparison to the musical acts, but this year's Electric Picnic boasts comedic acts that equal their musical counterparts.

The festival's organisers have just announced the comedians who will be appearing this September, here they are: 

Dylan Moran


Reginald D Hunter


Dublin Comedy Improv

Colin Murphy

David O'Doherty


Lords of Strut

Damian Clarke 

Gearoid Farrelly 

Chris Kentand

Kevin McGahern 

Aisling Bea


Fred Cooke

John Colleary 

Joe Rooney

Patrick McDonnell 

Eric Lalor 

Karl Spain

Karl Spain

Kevin Gildea

Ian Coppinger

Alison Spittle 

Danny O'Brien

Colm Tyrell 

Ashlee Bentley


On MC duties for the weekend is Andrew Stanley.

Electric Picnic takes place from September 2-4 in Stradbally, Laois.

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Seán Kenehan

Seán is known for eating, drinking and writing, making him uniquely qualified to work for the Lovin Group. Seán enjoys skipping stones wistfully, puns that'd make a dad blush, and referring to himself in the third person.