Mary Bourke

Mary Bourke is an award winning Irish comedian ,writer, playwright and highly acclaimed Irish dancer. She never learned to swim and hates garlic. She has  seen  actual ghosts. She has performed stand up comedy all over the world including The United States, The Philippines, Cambodia, New Zealand, Bahrain, Singapore ,Malaysia, Vietnam, Indonesia and Cambodia


  1. NOMINEE -Dunedin Tongues of fire Award
  2. NOMINEE Dunedin fringe Best comedy show
  3. NOMINEE Perth Fringe Best Comedy show
  4. RUNNER UP  Hackney New act Final
  5. RUNNER UP Bodyform Comic Of The Year
  6. RUNNER UP BBC New Comedy Awards
  7. RUNNER UP  Labour Party Comic Of The Year
  8. WINNER  Irish World Comic Of The Year


May The Bridges You Burn Light Your Way - performed as part of the Women Redressed Festival 2017  By  The Sheer Heights Theatre company


  • Mary, Mary Quite Contrary
  • Mary Bourke Is The Notorious MJB
  • Muffragette
  • Straight Outta Dublin
  • I want An Irish Passport
  • Singa-Longa-Sitcom Quiz


Plan B - pilot commissioned by BBC Radio Comedy