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COMEDIAN Seann Walsh is sharing his charmingly shambolic musings next week as part of the Birmingham Comedy Festival.

With armfuls of awards and regular appearances on TV shows such as 8 out of 10 Cats, Live at the Apollo and as team captain in Argumental, 25-year-old Walsh seems born to be funny.

With armfuls of awards and regular appearances on TV shows such as 8 out of 10 Cats, Live at the Apollo and as team captain in Argumental, 25-year-old Walsh seems born to be funny.

“Oh my god, I’m **** at everything else in life,” laughed the Brighton comic. “The only think I can do is make people laugh.

“When I was growing up I just wanted to be a stand-up.”

Walsh hit the stand-up scene running with his first gig in November 2006 after taking a comedy workshop which he admitted ‘must sound alien’ to older generation of comics.

“To comedians that just started off going, ‘oh I’ll get up on stage on an open mike night and give it a go’, it must seem absolutely out of this universe.

“I feel like that about the smaller things in life. Skype just blows my mind.”

Now touring his new show ‘Seann To Be Wild’, the funnyman talks about a subject familiar to most 20-somethings: “I think this show is mainly about binge drinking.

“If you have an audience, say you’re doing a gig to students or anyone in their mid-20s, it really hits a nerve. Or basically anyone who like to get completely off their nut on a Friday night.”

Walsh said he is constantly writing material which meant one thing - plenty of post-its.

“If you could see my living room, you would have cause for concern. You would think this man needs to be taken away.

“There are post-its everywhere.

“I look like a man that’s planning to take over McDonalds.

“There’s one that just says ‘wifi code’. It’s about how annoying it is when a friend comes over and asks for your wifi code. They come over to spend time with you and ask you for the code so they can spend the whole time chatting to other people.

“My next show is definitely going to be about living on your own.

“It’s like the socks. It’s amazing just how many socks appear when you live on your own.

“I even found one in the oven the other day!”

Seann Walsh will be at the Glee Club, Birmingham from 6.45pm on October 10.

Tickets are £11/£8 available on 0871 472 0400 or at www.glee.co.uk/birmingham.

 

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