Niamh Marron started her stand up comedy as she was finishing her degree in Photography, Temple Bar, Dublin 2007. She sold her final year exhibition to the Laughter Lounge, Dublin. These large comedian portraits can be seen hanging in the VIP area of the Lounge.
Since then Niamh has worked hard travelling all around Ireland, England and Scotland gigging to a wide variety of crowds. Over the years her audience has varied from 4 people to 4,000 people.
Niamh Marron has also supported Pj Gallagher, David Mc Savage, Al Porter, Foil,Arms&Hog, John Colleary and Gearoid Farrelly. She performed along side popular bands in the Vicar St venue for 'Dublin Does Comic Relief', and later again in the same venue alongside comic legends Eddie Izzard, Tommy Tiernan and Dara O'Brien.
In 2013 Niamh nearly made it through to the live semi-finals on Britain's Got Talent. She performed in front of 4,000 people in the SECC arena in Scotland and received 4 yes's from the judges.
She has written for Channel 4 Comedy, BBC1 and BBC3. Also making it to the print world, Niamh is a popular monthly columinist for the Sligo Weekender newspaper.
In 2014 Niamh went on tour around Ireland with her 1hour solo show 'Marronated' and received rave reviews. Now in 2015 she is taking her new 1hour show 'Niamh Marron - Stand Up Chameleon' to The Edinburgh Fringe Festival along with hosting another show called 'Cheeky Irish Pups'.
Niamh is one of five comedians that star in the new TV3 Comedy show 'The Stand Ups' coming out in 2015. At the moment she is writing her own sitcom and has a lot of exciting TV appearances in the pipeline.
Niamh's energetic, bold and daring style of comedy will connect to the hearts of many and shake up the feathers of the rest. .
Winning many awards including;
Show Me The Funny,
Kusanta Comedy God,
Angelic Banana Smackdown,
Tallaght Comedy Night.
Runner up of the prestigious UK’s Funny Women Awards in London and Daly's Comedy Competition, Omagh.
Finalist of RTE’s New Comedy Awards and Bulmers Nothing But Funny.
(TV3) - Britains Got Talent, Things We Love and Hate, The Stand Up's, Ireland AM, 2014 The Year in Review, Take Me Out, Late Lunch Live, The Seven O Clock Show.
(RTE) - New Comedy Awards, Hey Ho Let's Go, Podge & Rodge, Neil Delamere's -Holding Out for a Hero, Reality Bites with Jennifer Maguire, Republic of Telly, The Warehouse, Gay Nation and Red TV.
(Sky) G Request Show.
Edinburgh Fringe Festival (Edinburgh), Electric Picnic (Laois), Kilkenny Cat Laughs (Dublin), Iveagh Gardens (Dublin), Forbidden Fruit Festival (Dublin), Body & Soul (Westmeath), Glasgowbury (Derry), Jest Fest (Wexford), Tanglewood (Newry) and Laverys Day Fest (Belfast).
Phantom 105.2, RTEradio1, 103.2, Dublin City FM, Spin 103.8, 4FM, Dublin South FM, Beat Fm.
“Risky, Edgy and a very naughty girl.” Simon Cowell, Britain’s Got Talent
“Consistently excellent – a live wire”. Hotpress
"Jokes like a machine gun". The Empire Comedy Club, Belfast.
“Niamh Marron combines frenetic delivery with her apparent innocent demeanour, getting away with her saucy material. Her fast and furious style wowed the judges”. Funny Women Magazine
"Very likeable and endearing. I can see you having your own tv show with your character." Amanda Holden, Britain's Got Talent
“Bubbly and fast talking, Marron’s style is gleefully self depreciating. The night ended on a high.” Entertainment.ie
"Side splitting funny......Niamh managed to make some people cry with laughter & scare the hell out of the others.......Highly entertaining & funny" The CO Club, Oldcastle.