From struggling at school to becoming a bestselling author, stand-up comedian and mental health advocate.
This is Rory’s Story.

About Rory

Rory O’Connor is a comedian who has amassed over 1.2 million followers and 2 billion video views across his social media channels, Rory’s Stories.

Following this online success he has brought this comedy to the live stage and sold out theatres throughout Ireland and even as far as the USA and Australia.


His success has translated beyond stand-up comedy, in becoming a four-time bestselling author, public speaker and even on more traditional platforms, with Rory starring in RTE One’s hit shows “Gaelic in the Joy” & “Ultimate Hell Week- The Professionals”


Rory is a mental health advocate and is passionate about helping people. He has shared his own personal journey and struggles with mental health to tens of thousands of people in the hope to uplift, inspire and bring positive change.


Corporate Talks

Rory works with companies and organisations throughout the country to help make a change in the conversation around mental health in Ireland.

School Appearances

Rory is incredibly passionate about the education system and speaking to young people about what they can achieve if they just put their mind to it.


Discover Rory's bestselling books.

2024 Tour

Rory’s Stories - Keep ‘Er Lit

Rory is back on the road with his brand new show, ‘Keep ‘Er Lit’, as he tries to navigate and survive in this ever changing world.