Demonising, hypnotising, mesmerising; Desmond O’Connor is an internationally renowned and award winning composer, lyricist and performer with over twenty years' experience in cabaret, comedy and musical theatre. His bittersweet lyrics and insanely catchy melodies never fail to shock, charm and entertain.
“deliciously rude and utterly charming”
KATE COPSTICK- The Erotic Review
"Witness Des O'Connor's masterful balancing between heartbreakingly doe-eyed angel and ukelele-toting gutter tramp"..."Supremely talented...dark, hilarious and really rather strange" TIME OUT
“O’Connor is a lyrically delightful and linguistically delicious clown-faced creature who spins words like a spider spins webs.” RICHARD J THORNTON- Extra Extra“Endlessly entertaining”
ALIX FOX- Bizarre Magazine
Regular club and festival performances in London, Dublin, Amsterdam, Berlin and New York, alongside an acclaimed appearance at the New York Burlesque Festival, have earned Desmond a far-reaching army of loyal fans. His work as composer, lyricist and co-creator of Scott Mills The Musical for Radio 1, combined with presenting for MTV at Bestival and The Big Chill have furthered his status as one of the biggest names on the UK music and cabaret circuit.
Previous / ongoing shows include:
VIVE LE CABARET
AND THE DEVIL MAY DRAG YOU UNDER
ME! ME! ME!