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Win Des Bishop tickets!
We've got tickets to give away to the comedian's Dublin and Limerick shows...
The Hot Press Newsdesk, 22 Aug 2012
Ireland's favourite adopted son, Des Bishop, has been touring his excellent new show Des Bishop Likes To Bang, and now - we've got tickets to give away for his Dublin and Limerick stop-offs!
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Channelling the grief he has experienced over the long illness and death of his father into comedy helped Des Bishop cope with the loss of a loved one. Now he has written movingly about his dad, a New Yorker who turned his back on showbusiness – having auditioned for the role of James Bond – to support his family. But alongside the affection there is also a deep ambivalence to be found in his memoir.
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