After earning rave reviews all over Europe Mike Rice is returning to Cork with his electric hour show. Dark, dirty, raw and silly this is comedic storytelling at it’s finest and not to be missed.
Before the pandemic Mike regularly headlined clubs around Ireland and Europe including City Limits (Cork), The International (Dublin), and The Comedy Crunch (Dublin). Mike has performed stand-up comedy twice on Irish National television (RTE) as Part of ‘The Ray Darcy Show’ (Dec 2019) and ‘Laughter in the Eyre’ (Feb 2020), and has featured several times on RTE Radio 1’s Ray Darcy Show.
Mike brought two separate solo shows to the Edinburgh fringe festival in 2018, and 2019, and the Perth Fringe Festival in 2019, and 2020. He has a successful podcast called “The Mike Rice Show” which has been existence since November 2019, and is regularly ranked on the Irish and UK podcast charts.
"The best new comic I've seen in years" - Karl Spain
The Comedy Cavern is Cork's most intimate comedy club nurturing exciting new talent and hosting the best acts from Ireland and the UK.
"It's such a great club" - Neil Delamere
Located in one of Cork's most loved and award winning music venues - Coughlans on Douglas Street - the Comedy Cavern was set up to showcase exciting, interesting, varied and, most of all, hilarious acts and comedy shows.
"An incredible room with an amazing atmosphere, I love playing the Comedy Cavern!" Chris Kent
"One of the best clubs this country has to offer. Always an absolute dream to play" - Joanne McNally
Previous acts include Neil Delamere, Chris Kent, Joanne McNally, CCCahoots, Bernard Casey, Gearóid Farrelly, Shane Clifford, Joe Rooney, Pat McDonnell, Tom O'Mahony, Damo Clarke and Danny O'Brien.