Rory Cowan is Back for This Years Olympia Panto!
Hot off touring the globe with the biggest sitcom in the world (BBC’s Mrs Brown’s Boys) Rory Cowan – voice of Virgin Media’s ratings smash Gogglebox - is back as the outrageous Dame Polly. Multiple award winning comedy star Rory is not only a household name but a national treasure. Providing some of the biggest laughs for years in the BBC’s most loved sitcom Mrs Brown’s Boys, Rory has toured theatres all over the world and returns to the Olympia Theatre as our loveable Mammy, Polly.
Mario talks to Rory about the recent debate about censoring offensive language in "The Fairytale of New York"
"People are offended by stuff all the time, so what, theres nothing in law to say you cant be offended,I think its going to far now, we`re looking for enemies where there aren't enemies."
Joining @GiftGrubMario for the profile interview this morning on Mario`s Sunday Roast is the @OlympiaPanto star @1rorycowan!!— Today FM (@TodayFM) December 9, 2018
Talking Heroes, Comedy and leaving Mrs. Browns Boys...we hear it all!#roastmario pic.twitter.com/7vw6bVq8F1
Rory goes on to talk comedy and heroes, he names Panti Bliss "A Noble Call" as his favourite speech..
"Every gay person felt like that at some time in their life, he just got it right and I thought it was fabulous"
Returning from Friday, 21st December until Sunday, 6th January, matinee and evening shows. Featuring an all singing, all dancing cast, tickets for the Christmas Panto POLLY AND THE MAGIC LAMP are on sale now from ticketmaster.ie - Ticketmaster outlets nationwide, or in person from The Olympia Theatre Box Office and by calling Ticketmaster @The Olympia Phone Bookings on 0818 719 330.
To catch the full chat press the play button on the image on the top of the screen.