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Kirsten, Get Some Friends – Kirsten Rasmussen
(Toronto)
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Kirsten Rasmussen is an award winning performer known for her bigger than life characters and desperate need to please. Kirsten, Get Some Friends is filled with pathetic lovable losers who are tired of their lonely, single existence and want more than anything to make a friend. Perhaps it will be you, but probably not, probably she will hire some other fantastically talented Toronto sketch comedians to show up and act like her friends for a few sketches. That's definitely what's going to happen.

The Bio:

Kirsten, Get Some Friends

Kirsten Rasmussen is an alumni of The Second City Theatre where she wrote three mainstage sketch shows. She has travelled all over the world with her solo shows and her improv duos. Kirsten is a Canadian Comedy Award winner for Best Improviser. Kirsten won JFL best act award at Montreal Sketchfest 2017 with her show Full Time Idiot which then had a run at Just for Laughs Off show. Kirsten’s comedic solo show Blink Blink Blink won The Best Show Centaur Theatre Award at Montreal Fringe 2012 , and best touring show 2013 with her solo comedic show Tough!. Kirsten Rasmussen is a director/writer and improviser. She teaches and directs at The Bad Dog Theatre, The Second City and all over Canada at various improv and sketch festivals. You can watch Kirsten in her popular webseries Healing From Heartbreak available on youtube, and on Season 2 of Schitt’s Creek, as well as various roles on Odd Squad, and Dino Dana.