Stand-Up comedy

In addition to the bestselling books, media appearances, TV writing, keynote speaking and behavioral science thought-leading (!), Jeff is an award-winning, internationally-touring, stand-up comedian.

Jeff Kreisler won the Bill Hicks Spirit Award for Thought Provoking Comedy, appeared regularly on CNN, FoxNews, MSNBC, BBC, CBC, Current TV & Sirius/XM (radio) and tours most of the known world.  His second book, Dollars And Sense: How We Misthink Money and How To Spend Smarter was published by over 20 worldwide publishers. His first book was the satire Get Rich Cheating, which earned him a regular, recurring segment as “The Cheater” on MSNBC. 

He's also Executive Producer of The Final Edition Radio Hour, Editor-in-Chief of, writer for Comedy Central, Huffington Post, and IFC, cast member of Shoot The Messenger (from the co-creator of "The Daily Show"), and one-time star at the Glasgow, Edinburgh, Calgary, Asheville, New York, Chicago Fringe and San Francisco Sketch Comedy Festivals.

His specialty is political absurdism, but he's performed comedy of all stripes on over two thousand college, club, and theater stages around the world. 

Jeff Kreisler would like to make you laugh.

"Bring your sense of humor, because Kreisler is hilarious" - The Washington Post

"Delectable... As funny and as quotable as anything that appears daily on late-night TV. You are guaranteed a few laugh-out-loud verbal souvenirs to try out on your friends" - The New York Times

"Hilarious... His audience interactions are smooth and he knows how to stick the knife into ourguts in the middle of a belly laugh." - Chicago Tribune

"Laugh out loud - roaring!" - CNBC

"A sweet-faced cherub with dark eyes that promise all manner of chaos... Kreisler changes the pace a bit with a slightly demented, extremely animated set "    - San Francisco Chronicle

"A really great performer" - Time Out New York

"Plenty of polished one-liners and wry observations" - Time Out Chicago

"Kreisler's keen intellect sees to it that tired subjects are rendered shocking and original... Reflections so clever, you wonder why they aren't present in the political discourse." - Fest Mag

"You'll struggle to find better than Jeff Kreisler... With slick and witty poise he mixes wry  observation on current affairs with quirky bouts of surrealism " - Three Weeks

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TV Reel :

At a little Russian themed jazz bar, intimate, silly, drummer:


Longer set in a theatre, fun, older (i.e. Romney was relevant):

Get Rich Cheating Infomercial: