WHAT IS IT ABOUT?
Jarlath Regan - Award winning comedian, writer and star of the hit Irish panel show, The Panel, Jarlath Regan has gained a reputation with the industry and audiences for his uplifting, inventive and relentlessly funny stand-up, enjoying sell-out runs at the Fringe since 2007. A finalist in both the BBC and Channel 4 New Comedy Awards, Jarlath's first published book How To Break Bad News was an instant best-seller. It gained many celebrity fans including Ardal O'Hanlon who called it "Original, funny and deliciously wrong!". Jarlath's second book Putting A Ring On It - What Not To Do When Attempting To Get Married became a cult hit in his homeland. Jimmie McGhie: Delusions of Candour - Painfully brilliant, pathologically charming and frequently deluded Jimmy McGhie slinks back to Edinburgh after bunking last year. After performing to great acclaim all over the world from Mumbai to Melbourne, Jimmy returns to Edinburgh with more soulful and searingly honest stand-up. Follow the technophobic, sun-worshipping and unnecessarily cantankerous Jimmy from Dubai to Cambodia as he travels the world performing stand-up, getting in his first fight and realising the perfect storm of delusion his life has become. As everybody around him pops out babies and leaps up property ladders, Jimmy wanders aimlessly, looking at things and getting annoyed.