John Kearns: Shtick

Soho Theatre and the Mason Sisters @ PBJ present

John Kearns: Shtick

  • Wed 24 Sep - Sat 18 Oct, 7.15pm
  • Mon - Thu £12.50 (£10), Fri - Sat £15 (£12.50)

WINNER: Foster’s Edinburgh Comedy Award 2014 – Best Show

WINNER: Foster’s Edinburgh Comedy Award 2013 – Best Newcomer

Kearns waits for a train, all the while sporting the same old wig, the same old teeth. Same old Shtick.

‘A true comedy original.’
★★★★ Time Out

‘Sidesplittingly funny.’
★★★★ Chortle

‘Kearns could be your new king of comedy.’ ★★★★ Evening Standard

‘Kearns’ intermittently thoughtful and hysterical shtick remains hugely compelling.’
★★★★ Scotsman

‘In short, Kearns is one of the most riveting comedians at work today.’ Read The Telegraph’s feature

LIVE SUBTITLED PERFORMANCE
Mon 13 Oct, 7.15pm. £10. For people who are Deaf, deafened or hard-of-hearing. Book tickets online by selecting ‘Live Subtitled Ticket’ when prompted, or quote ‘subtitled’ when booking in person or on the phone.

Directed by Jon Brittain.

Running Time: 60 mins
Age Recommendation: 16+

‘A true comedy original.’
★★★★ Time Out

‘A distant, absurdist cousin of Tony Hancock… one of the oddest and most original comic performers on the Fringe.’
★★★★ Telegraph

‘Kearns could be your new king of comedy.’ ★★★★ Evening Standard

‘Sidesplittingly funny.’
★★★★ Chortle

‘It’s testament to John Kearns’s unique voice that comedy fans can already talk about Kearnsian tropes.’
★★★★ Times

‘Kearns’ intermittently thoughtful and hysterical shtick remains hugely compelling.’
★★★★ Scotsman

‘My friend says that John Kearns is a genius on a par with Samuel Beckett. He really is very good, but I don’t think he is that good. Then again…’
★★★★ Beyond the Joke

‘Manages to make you laugh in entirely new ways.’
Guardian