Jason Byrne

Jason Byrne

Date of birth: 27-02-1972

Jason Byrne's back on the road

Comic's tour resumes after heart scare

Jason Byrne is set to resume his stand-up tour next week after undergoing heart surgery.

The 49-year-old comic had five stents inserted in his heart  earlier this month after experiencing pains in his chest after going for a run.

At the time he explained that after tests medics told him that his ‘heart hasn't enlarged, there's no blood clots, it's actually hereditary’ – as well as a build-up of cholesterol over the years.


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He cancelled several dates in his Audience Precipitation tour following the procedure at St Vincent's Hospital, Dublin, but will now return to the road on Wednesday in Norwich.

Byrne said today: ‘I was devastated that I had to postpone some of my tour gigs due to me heart acting the bollix, but I'm all fixed now and pumping to go.

‘So I'll see you all real soon now, as I've been a big brave boy, and dying, well living, to get back on stage to have the biggest laugh ever.’

Click here for all Jason Byrne  Audience Precipitation dates and tickets, plus  review of the show from this year’s Edinburgh Fringe.

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Published: 27 Oct 2021

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Past Shows

Edinburgh Fringe 2001

Jason Byrne

Edinburgh Fringe 2002

Jason Byrne

Edinburgh Fringe 2003

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Edinburgh Fringe 2004

Jason Byrne: That's Not A Badger

Edinburgh Fringe 2005

Jason Byrne: The Lovely Goat Show

Edinburgh Fringe 2010

Jason Byrne 2010

Edinburgh Fringe 2011

Jason Byrne: Cirque Du Byrne

Edinburgh Fringe 2012

Jason Byrne: People's Puppeteer

Edinburgh Fringe 2014

Jason Byrne in You Name the Show

Edinburgh Fringe 2016

Jason Byrne is Propped Up

Edinburgh Fringe 2019

Jason Byrne: Wrecked but Ready

Edinburgh Fringe 2021

Jason Byrne [Ed Fringe 2021]

Montreal 2008

O'Comics 2008


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