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Presently suspended due to COVID-19. We hope to be back soon with our Comedy & Open Mic Shows. Online presentations currently in rehearsal.

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. The night includes the
new acts battling it out for the Lucky Duck Award voted for, be the

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 an intimate Dublin pub, while being entertained by some of
the best new and established talent the Nation has to offer then please – drop in to Battle of the Axe at The Ha’Penny Bridge Inn on Tuesday or Thursday nights!