Marcus Ryan is a published writer and explorer with a story to tell for every occasion. Regarded as one of the most well-travelled comedians working today, having performed in 50 countries in 6 continents, he has a global following and respected by peers.
His debut one-man show, the critically acclaimed 'Love Me Tinder' sold-out festivals and tours world-wide.
¿Hablas Inglés? a show about hitchhiking his way down Latin America performing in English & Spanish, was shortlisted for Best Comedy at Fringe World Perth 2017, nominated for Best English Comedy show (JFL) award in Montreal 2018 and has played to sold out audiences in Adelaide, Melbourne, London, Edinburgh, Geneva, Singapore, Montreal, Calgary & Edmonton, Orlando & Winnipeg.
Marcus has quickly become a well respected storyteller after writing and touring 2 new shows 'Walk This Qué' about his 40 day, 1,000+km Camino walk across Spain & 'MARCOS' a taste of dangerous side of his travels and crime.
After a brief hiatus (thanks to you know what) Marcus has been touring Australia with his new show 'The Hitchhiker's Guide to Comedy' & recently recorded his debut comedy special 'Good to be back'.
AWARD-WINNING | Storyteller The Moth 2018
AWARD-NOMINATED | Best Comedy (JFL) Montreal 2018
AWARD-SHORTLISTED | Best Comedy Perth 2017
‘A born performer’ - Fresh Air, Edinburgh 2017
'Hilarious' VueWeekly, Canada 2018
'If Ryan's dead-on impression of girls swiping their way through Tinder doesn't have you almost wetting yourself, you're not doing it right!'
‘You won't be disappointed’ - West Australian
‘With skill and deft timing, he hit the mark with fine observations on his global travels’ - The Skinny, UK
“Marcus Ryan’s stage presence is incredibly engaging.”“Ready to walk away from a show more inspired for life than when you walked in? This is the show for you!” “A man from a mission that will leave you inspired!” “Incredibly funny.” - Perth Happenings, 2020
’Ryan has the sold-out audience in stitches from the get-go’ - Advertiser, Adelaide