Admission: Adults 10/ Students 7


The Battle of the Axe continues to produce, nourish and establish the careers of the very best performers on the Irish open mic comedy & singer/songwriter circuit. Established in 1996 the Battle of the Axe presents an eclectic mix of new and established talent.

Stand-up comedy, singer/ songwriters & open mic are premier features of the Battle of the Axe show on Tuesday nights while Thursday night features some of the best stand-up comedy, improv and sketch performances to be seen in Dublin city.

The gig is one of Ireland’s longest established clubs and continues to feature impromptu guest performances from established luminaries from the International and Irish Comedy Circuit. If your idea of a good night out is to experience the perfect pint in a quintessentially intimate Dublin pub while being entertained by some of the best new and established talent the Nation has to offer drop in to Battle of the Axe at The Ha’Penny Bridge Inn on Tuesday or Thursday nights!

June Listings 2018

Tuesday June 5th: Emman Idama MC, Catherine Heanue, Sean Marshall, Stephen Quick + Open Mic/S&S

Thursday June 7th: Jonathan Sheehan MC, Emily Ashmore, Terry O Neill, Andrew Doorman, Michael Rice + Supports

Tuesday June 12th: Joe Dowlin MC, Pascale Giordano, Conor Disken, Darragh Murphy + Open Mic/S&S

Thursday June 14th: Dave Reilly MC, Brian Adeleye, Mags McHugh, Erin Ferguson, Dave Nihill + Supports

Tuesday June 19th: Billy De Courcy MC, Elaine Gallagher, Brian Plum, Marise Gaughan + Open Mic/S&S

Thursday June 21st: Mark McConnell MC, Grace Mulvey, Sean Drawn, Rose Ann Fino, Callum McGloughlin + Supports

Tuesday June 26th: Damo Clarke MC, Daniel Sean Huisman, Katie Harrington + Open Mic/S&S

Thursday June 28th: Ciaran McMahon MC, Eamon de Freitas, Sean Byrne Brosnan + Supports

July Listings 2018

Tue July 3rd: Fran Winston, Gary Lynch, John O’Keefe + Open Mic/S&S
Thurs July 5th: Oisin Hanlon Erin Ferguson, Grace Mulvey, Jessica Collins + Supports

New acts always welcome! See our contact us section for more information.