News: ‘Not a Funny Word’ for Where We Live 2018

Big news. My one-woman show Not a Funny Word will be co-produced by This is Pop Baby and The Abbey Theatre in 2018. It will first feature as part of Where We Live in conjunction with St. Patricks Festival, March 6 -10 at The Complex in Smithfield, with hopes to take it further afield. Tickets … Continued

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Blog: Not A Funny Word for Everyman Theatre, Cork

I am very excited to announce that Not A Funny Word will play at the Everyman Theatre in Cork. We’ll be there on April 26th 2018 for one night only. You can book here. It’s also available to book on tour. If a venue near you would like to book it, here’s how to get … Continued

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Welcome to Tara Flynn’s website

Tara Flynn is an Irish actress, voice artist & writer. She’s also a comedy improviser and columnist. You may have seen her in Line of DutyStewart Lee’s Comedy Vehicle, The Omid Djalili Show, Moone BoyThank God You’re Here UK or Irish Pictorial Weekly – or you may have heard her on the radio.

She’s the author of You’re Grand: the Irishwoman’s Secret Guide to Life and Giving Out Yards: the Art of Complaint, Irish Style (Hachette Books Ireland).

Tara is NOT the flame-haired fictional character OR the 80s porn star of the same name. Sorry if you were looking for either of them.

Is this the Tara Flynn you are looking for?

Then come on in…

Press Reviews

“Deserves to be a far bigger star than she already is …”
– One4Review ★★★★

“… jarringly surreal and inventively silly. It’s the Boosh-like oddity that clinches it”
– Andrew Collins

“Delightful set of musical comedy … wonderfully twisted … had her audience in stitches … well worth seeing”
– ThreeWeeks

“Well written and funny … very entertaining”
– Australian Comedy Review

“Reminds me of NYC Antifolker Phoebe Kreutz – both play ‘funny songs’ but through the sub-text and performance style reveal a vulnerability and open-approach to life that elevates their work and makes what they do as valid as so-called ‘regular songs’. Smart, funny and a real treat!”
– Lach

“… refreshingly testosterone-free comedy zone that still has balls …”
– The Stage

“You could listen to the lovely Ms Flynn all night”
– Chortle

“Impossible to dislike”
– Glasgow Herald