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Mickey D

Mickey DwyerMickey D

At only 22, Mickey D has performed in festivals and tours throughout the world. After storming the National finals of Australia's premier comedy competition in 1998, Mickey took his warm, cheeky and energetic brand of comedy to charm further audiences at the Adelaide Fringe and Melbourne International Comedy Festival. His debut show at the Adelaide Fringe 'Velocity Boy' was named one of the picks of the fringe, cementing his place in the inaugural 'Comedy Zone' team at the Melbourne Comedy Festival.

Since his successes in Australia Mickey has come abroad to perform in the last two Edinburgh Fringe Festivals along with appearances in New York, Denver, Chicago and right across the UK.

Mickey's boundless energy and infectious smile is sure to rub off on any audience, don't miss this young man shine.

Awards/Competitions

  • 2001 - OSU Campus Comedy Winner - Columbus Ohio USA
  • 2000 - Pick Of the Fringe - Adelaide Fringe Festival
  • 2000 - Nescafe Big Break Award - $2000 winner
  • 1998 - Triple J RAW Comedy - National Final Runner Up
  • 1998 - Triple J RAW Comedy - Winner - South Australia

Festivals

  • 2002 - Edinburgh Fringe - Solo show -The Eye of CHi - Gilded Balloon
  • 2002 - Melbourne International Comedy Festival - Numpty Joke Boys
  • 2002 - Adelaide Fringe - Solo show -The Eye of CHi
  • 2001 - Edinburgh Fringe -The Indescribables - Gilded Balloon
  • 2000 - Melbourne International Comedy Festival - Comedy Zone
  • 2000 - Adelaide Fringe - Solo show - Velocity Boy

Television

  • 2002 - 'Raucous' RMIT TV - Stand Up
  • 2001 - 'Visions of Democracy' ABC TV - Comedy based documentary
  • 2001 - 'Recovery' ABC TV - Stand Up
  • 2000 - 'AM Adelaide' CH 7 - Interview
  • 1999 - AM Adelaide CH 7- Stand Up
  • 1999 - 'Recovery' ABC TV - Interview and Stand Up
  • 1999 - 'Hahn Ice Headliners' Foxtel - Stand Up
  • 1998 - 'Recovery' ABC TV - Stand Up
  • 1998 - RAW Comedy National Final ABC TV - Stand Up

Radio

  • 2002 - NOVA FM - Sydney - Live to air stand up
  • 2002 - RRR - Melbourne - Late show guest
  • 2000 - Fresh FM - Adelaide - Breakfast Show guest host (Jan -Mar)
  • 2000 -Triple J - Melbourne - Breakfast Show guest
  • 1999 - Fresh FM - Adelaide - Breakfast Show guest host (Jan- Mar)
  • 1998 -Triple J -Melbourne - Drive Show guest
  • 1998 -Triple J -Melbourne - Interview (RAW Comedy)

Tours

  • 2002 - Stand Up In A Backpack - Solo Tour of Eye of CHi -2 weeks of Scotland
  • 2002 - 'ROAD SHOW' - 2 week Rural Tour (Australia)
  • 2002 - 'ROADSHOW' - 3 week National Tour -Australia
  • 1999 - Melbourne International Comedy Festival Roadshow -6 week National Tour -Australia

Press

"The evenings brightest spark is Mickey D, a loud demonstrative Australian with a masterful command of his audience and a quick wit."
- The Scotsman 2002
"Five star bloke"
- Three Weeks 2002
"Charmingly gregarious"
- The Independent 2002
"World class talent"
- The Advertiser