WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
Emer Maguire Northern Ireland's brightest new comedy star. She has sold out shows at the Mac Belfast and the Grand Opera House, and continues her ascension.
Emer is also passionate about communication and presenting. Emer is an international award winning science communicator, and a double Irish Radio award-winning BBC presenter. She is a four time TEDx speaker, a conference and event MC, presenter of the podcast ‘Elementary My Dear’ and a musical comedian with a sold out Edinburgh Fringe run under her belt. Emer is also a qualified and practicing Speech and Language Therapist. In other words, she loves communicating in any way she can. With years of experience in a multitude of mediums, Emer is a communications expert. She has developed and delivered communication workshops for universities, private organisations and companies, and the public.
Awards and Accolades
Winner IMRO Irish Radio Awards Silver Newcomer Presenter of the Year 2018 for BBC radio show
Winner IMRO Irish Radio Awards Bronze Specialist Speech Broadcaster 2018 for BBC radio show
Sold out debut run of musical comedy show ‘Emer Maguire: Hilarious Humans’ at Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2019
Recipient of General Arts Award from Northern Ireland Arts Council 2018-2019
Recipient of funding from Northern Ireland Arts Council 2020
Four time TEDx speaker
Science Communicator in Residence for W5
Winner International Science Stars 2017
Winner FameLab UK 2015