Jimeoin: The Craic!

Comedy (stand-up)

  • Accessibility:
    Signed Performance
    May not apply to all performances. You'll find more information about accessibile performances and how to book tickets in the accessibility tab below.
  • Babes in arms policy: Babies are not allowed in the venue
  • Policy applies to: Children under 2 years
Dates, Times and Prices

Description

‘Classic nonsense… Stand-up comedy at its best’ (Scotsman). ‘Always, always funny!’ (Herald Sun). ‘Hilarious… It gets no better than this… Brilliant!’ (Time Out). World-class stand-up from live comedy’s internationally acclaimed Irish master. Apollo, Royal Variety, Palladium, 27th Fringe! ‘True comedy legend… still at the top of his game’ (Advertiser, Adelaide). ‘Inspired ramblings… Comedy of the highest order’ (Independent). ‘Recalls the familiar at fantastically silly levels, boiling his audience down to a tear-filled, gibbering mess’ (Scotland on Sunday). ‘Hilarious… if laughter is the best medicine, Jimeoin is a course of steroids… Don’t you miss it!’ (Edinburgh Evening News).

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General venue access

  • Signed Performance
  • Accessible entry: There’s a lift between the bar and venue street entry. Then, from venue entry level to the main performance space ("Atomic") there is an up-and-over style of lift to carry a wheelchair over the 4 steps to get in.
  • Wheelchair access type: Permanent Ramp, Lift (Platform Lift)

  • Stairs: 2 - 5
    Number of stairs is provided as guidance and is not in addition to any wheelchair access type (lift/ramp etc) stated above.

Each venue can contain several space with different accessibly information. Visit the venue page for full venue accessibility info


Signed performances

  • Dates: 20 August, 25 August
  • Interpreter: Catherine King - Stage Left
  • Type: BSL
  • Booking options: You can book independently online, or contact our access team to book your tickets and request any specific seating requests in relation to the location of the interpeter.

How and when to make an access booking

Our access tickets service is available to anyone who:

  • Would like to book specific accessibility services, e.g. a hearing loop, audio description headsets, captioning units, seating in relation to the location of the BSL interpreter
  • Requires extra assistance when at a venue
  • Has specific seating requirements
  • Is a wheelchair user
  • Requires a complimentary personal assistant ticket to attend a performance

Catherine Johnson 2 days ago

The venue was poor. Jimeoin deserves more. We were three-quarters back in the middle. The seats were not raked. And they were lined up one after the other rather than adjacent rows being staggered. And the sound system was too quiet and quite possibly not working properly, because Jimeoin’s voice seemed to be coming from one loudspeaker on the left. Consequently, we could hardly see Jimeoin, could hear maybe 3 words out of 5, all in a cramped room. The two women either side of me couldn’t see Jimeoin at all, and could hear very little. Very poor experience, and a complete waste of time and money.

Ian Brown 3 days ago

Always wanted to see this guy in person as my wife was fed up with me laughing at watching him on YouTube. Better on stage as he really lets his stories ( and his very expressive face ) flow. He nails the absurdities of life beautifully indeed. Great to have a really good laugh after two years of lockdown.

Colin Cunningham 4 days ago

We always see him when he's at the festival. Nothing to say other than he's truly one of the funniest and most likeable comedians there is. Went to Spiegeltastic "The Best Mixed-Bill Show at the Fringe" two nights later and he was headlining. He nailed it again and if I see him a 3rd time I'd be happy!

Claire Yellow 5 days ago

Really enjoyed Jimeoin's show tonight, lots of new material, he really did not disappoint! It's great to see him back on stage doing what he does best... with his eyebrows up.

Kathleen Noonan 9 days ago

The definition of "Craic" is "enjoyable social activity; a good time" but this show is so much more than that. Jimeoin's observational humour and facial expressions had me doubled over laughing and I suspect may have me giggling as I get dressed tomorrow morning or maybe the next time I go shopping for bread, but you'll need to see the show to know why!


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