Alex Kealy: Rationale

Sunday 23 February

Monkey Barrel Comedy

Political comedian and "rising star of the British stand-up scene"


17:00 – 18:00
Monkey Barrel Comedy9 - 11 Blair Street
Edinburgh EH1 1QR
Political comedian and 'rising star of the British stand-up scene' (The List) Alex Kealy explores the emotional roots of our rational thoughts. But funny, though.


"A storming show" - The Sunday Times
The Guardian's Top 10 Jokes of The Edinburgh Fringe 2019

The Daily Telegraph's Top 10 Jokes of The Edinburgh Fringe 2019


Writer for BBC's Mock The Week


"This is a must-see" ★★★★ - Broadway Baby

"This is clever comedy... you've done yourself some internal damage from laughing so much" ★★★★ - ShortCom

"Whip-smart wit...extremely funny" ★★★★ - BingeFringe

"Fresh, insightful, and original...a great hour of cerebral stand-up" ★★★★ - FringeGuru

"Ferociously quick-witted” ★★★★ - EdFringeReview

"Well thought out and insightful...a very enjoyable hour of comedy." ★★★★ - Theatre Weekly

“Refreshing and original...an hour of self-aware and intelligent comedy” ★★★★ - Bunbury Magazine

"This is intelligent, informative, funny stuff from an important voice" - ThreeWeeks

“A powerhouse, knocking out those perfectly expressed gags” - Chortle

“It's all extremely well thought-out and structured...another solid Alex Kealy show which proves his heart is in the right place while his gags are articulately crafted and amusingly delivered.” - The List

“A funny hour...providing genuinely new perspective” - Fest



Doors 4:30pm

Show 5:00pm

Finish 6:00pm
Tickets no longer available