Meet the Artist

Comedian, dancer and artsy all rounder Leonie McDonagh is a keen collaborator, solo glory hunter, workshop facilitator and good time merchant, working in dance and comedy. You can catch her on YouTube, regularly hosting ‘Comedy Kitchen’ - a stand up comedy gig broadcast live from the back kitchen of her house!

She is a founding member of ponydance theatre company - champions of comedy dance theatre since 2005, they are one of the most toured, recognisable and acclaimed theatre companies in the country. Successfully marrying comedy, dance and theatre, they have won audiences, awards and critical acclaim locally and internationally.

She has worked on movement development with Lost in Translation Circus, The Lords of Strut, Hula Hoop megastar, Gail O’Brien, a music video with Mexican Pop Star Melissa Janet Romero and Mac Youth Theatre. She has dabbled in radio and stand up, with appearances on The Shane Todd show, Live at The Sunflower, Up the Left Comedy Club and The Limelight Comedy Club.