Mary Bourke - I Can Make You Irish!

The world is divided into two kinds of people: those who are Irish and those who wish they were.

Since Brexit Everyone wants an Irish passport but what does being Irish really mean? Is there more than just drinking and the craic? Award-winning Irish comic Mary Bourke presents a hilarious show on Irish identity . She explores Irish music, jokes and stories to find out what it means to be "authentically Irish" .

A genuinely informative, moving and funny show

“One of the best female acts in the country” - GQ

''The audience loved her'' THE INDEPENDENT

''An hour packed with fine routines and beautifully written gags'' Scotsman

''Savage and lyrical'' THE NEW STATESMAN

''Bourke's obvious skill is such that the audience are never less than utterly delighted. An accomplished and thoroughly enjoyable piece of work.'' Fest****

''a great show that consists of nothing but jokes''. ''Bourke's comedy is savage in intent and surgical in execution.'' ''Mary goes in search of the original spirit of stand-up and reclaims it with style.'' The Skinny*****

''Rattling off punch lines quicker than an express train'' GiggleBeats

''This show is truly very funny.'' ''She has a superb delivery style and the audience loved it.'' Three Weeks*****

''An hour packed with fine routines and beautifully written gags'' Scotsman

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Tues 19 - Sat 23 February; 21:00

Wed 27 February - Sat 2 March; 19:00


Classic Studio
321 Queen Street Auckland


60 minutes


$17.50 - $20


Accessible seating not available

Content Warnings:

Adult themes