Brunchbox interviews Alan Shortt and Derek Collins


Comedian and political impressionist Alan Shortt joined the long list of names to come into the DCUfm studio on Tuesday 18th October to promote Kelloggs, give DCUfm a sneak preview into Newswires interview with Bertie Ahern and introduces us to Michael Noonan, Leo Varadkar, Simon Coveney, Barack Obama and then let’s us talk to Michael D. Higgins about his Presidential campaign.

Derek Collins then joined us on the phone to discuss his role in a show that has taken the West End by storm. Derek stars in Jerry Springer: The Opera (in the Grand Canal Theatre) which ran in the West End for over 600 shows and he tells us about the show, it’s controversies and let’s us in on a little discount for the groups who can’t afford to miss this show.

Presented and produced by Breffni Banks, Ian Carey, Andy Lowth and James Sweeney.

With thanks to Alan Shortt and Derek Collins for joining us in this interview and to Seamus Conwell for allowing the interviews to take place.

Alan Shortt –

Jerry Springer: The Opera at the Grand Canal Theatre (Show and ticket info) –