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Our House Comedians At City Limits

The very best Comedians in the workd have graced the stage here at CityLimits Comedy Club. We have been at the forefront of the Irish Comedy scene for almost 30 years. We bring you the very best in Irish and International Comedy every week.

We host Funny Fridays and The Best Of Cork regularly showcasing local Comedians and our House Residents.Check out our House Residents below for more details.

City Limits Comedy Club Cork
Paul Crowley
Corkman Paul Crowley has built a reputation as one of the best joke writers on the circuit, with his laconic style and easygoing manner, this natural storytellers hilarious experiences of trying to navigate life as modern Dad in an absurd world are not to be missed.

A regular at all the top clubs across the country and resident MC at City Limits Cork.

“Perfectly pitched observations on modern life” Colm O Regan

“Master of observational comedy” Irish Independent
City Limits Comedy Club Cork
Micheal ( the barman ) Roche
Micheal ( the barman ) Roche From Kerry Micheal Roche owns the stage from once he steps on it.. He impressions are top-class and his ability to connect with the audience is like no other.

His down to earth, relatable stories are Hilarious

Micheal has worked with Tommy Tiernan, Bernard Casey, Terry Alderton to name just a few

“Very Impressive” Terry Alderton
City Limits Comedy Club Cork
Chris McShane
Chris McShane is a comedian claiming the Northside of Cork as his humble abode. Born in Armagh, Northern Ireland, Chris brings a unique perspective to his comedy, blending the wit and sarcasm of the North with the irreverence and boldness of the Corkonian spirit.

In 2020, Chris faced a new challenge when he lost all his hair to alopecia during lockdown. But instead of letting it get him down, he turned it into material for his stand-up routine, delighting audiences with his sharp observations and self-deprecating humor.

Winner of the 2024 Galway Toilet duck award. Chris has supported renowned comedians such as Deirdre O’ Kane, Joe Rooney, David McSavage, Fred Cooke & Pat McDonnell. Keep an eye out for Chris as you won’t be dissappointed.
City Limits Comedy Club Cork
Lesly Martínez
Lesly Martínez is a Cork based Latina comedian from Venezuela. Listen to her adventures and stories of Irish society, love and the struggle to fit in all delivered through her very sexy accent.

Lesly was the winner of The Ballycotton Comedy Festival G.O.A.T Competition in 2022 and was a semi finalist of ‘Show Me The Funny’ 2023 and So Funny Comedy Festival in Sligo this 2024.She has performed all around Ireland and internationally.

A regular on the Irish Comedy circuit she has supported and performed alongside many well known acts such as Chris Kent, Mike Morgan and many more.

Lesly also was part of the comedy show “Immigration is joke” that toured for 12 Irish counties sharing the stage with other two great comedians, Malinda and Neil Green.

Check Out Our Upcoming Gigs at Cork Comedy Club - City Limits

Sat, 4th May 2024
City Limits Comedy Club Cork
Terry Alderton

Award Winning Terry Alderton is one of the most exciting comedians and performs all over the globe.

Sat, 18th May, 2024
City Limits Comedy Club Cork

Brian Gallagher has been described as unique, clever, hilarious, and irreverent; Brian is a regular in Ireland’s top comedy clubs.

Sat, 15th June, 2024
City Limits Comedy Club Cork
Steve Hughes

City Limits Comedy Club presents Steve Hughes Don’t miss seeing the “internationally renowned stand up comedian tells it like it is” at City Limits Comedy Club!

Come for the Comedy, Stay for the Fun!

“ My favorite comedy club in the world!” - Eddie Brill - The David Letterman Show



16 Coburg St, Victorian Quarter,
Cork, T23 HEF9
Phone: 0852573480