Fringe Comedy Headliner 2019
One Night Only!
“Mike Birbiglia has emerged as one of America’s most gifted comedians..." -- Tom Geier, The Wrap
Mike Birbiglia is a comedian, storyteller, director and actor who has performed in front of audiences worldwide, from the Sydney Opera House to Carnegie Hall. His shows, My Girlfriend’s Boyfriend and Thank God for Jokes, were both filmed for Netflix. His most recent show is the The New One, which recently ran on Broadway, garnering him the coveted Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Solo Performance.
In addition to performing live, Mike is an
author and filmmaker who wrote, directed and starred in the films Sleepwalk with Me and Don’t Think Twice. Mike’s book Sleepwalk with Me and Other
Painfully True Stories was a New York Times bestseller and a finalist for the
Thurber Prize for American Humor. As an actor, Mike has appeared on Inside Amy
Schumer, HBO’s Girls and Broad City, as well as in the films Trainwreck,
The Fault in Our Stars and Popstar. He plays the role of Danny Pearson on Orange Is the New Black and Oscar Langstraat on Showtime’s Billions. He is
a contributor to This American Life on public radio. In 2017, Mike was
honored with the Kurt Vonnegut Award for humor.
- Length: 80 Minutes
- Tickets: Required
- Venue: Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre
- Genre: Comedy
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