Matt Kirshen (2 stars)

This article is from 2011.

Matt Kirshen

Embarrassing moments humour slightly wooden

A geeky schoolboy turned awkward adult, Kirshen mixes tales about embarrassing moments (like that time he dictated an ‘I love you’ note to the Interflora man), with observations on politics. Kirshen tries to incorporate a fixed grin into his schtick, mocking it openly, but ultimately his set feels slightly wooden.

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Matt Kirshen: Wide-eyed

  • 2 stars

Young people are idiots. Kirshen (from NBC’s Last Comic Standing, CBS’s Late Late Show, C4’s Rude Tube and his own World Stands Up special on Comedy Central) was young once, so he was an idiot too. Luckily he’s 31 now, so he’s as smart as it's possible to be. Join Kirshen, the internationally acclaimed, award-winning…

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