Mike Birbiglia

About

MIKE BIRBIGLIA is a comedian, storyteller, director and actor who has performed in front of audiences worldwide, from the Sydney Opera House to Broadway. His shows, “My Girlfriend’s Boyfriend” and “Thank God for Jokes,” were both filmed for Netflix. His most recent show, “The New One,” ran for 99 shows at the Cort Theatre. 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.
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Upcoming Comedy Shows
 
  • Monday September 21st 05:30PM - Fairfield Comedy Club
  • Mike Birbiglia: Working It Outside
  • Join us for LIVE stand-up comedy at the Circle Hotel's backyard. Bring your chairs, picnic blankets, and an appetite for laughter as we feature some of your favorite stand up comedians on the lawn out back of the hotel. All guests will be asked to socially distance, so there is limited space available. Masks are recommended and as usual, BYOB!!!MIKE BIRBIGLIA is a comedian, storyteller, director and actor who has performed for audiences worldwide, from the Sydney Opera House to Broadway. His most recent shows, The New One, Thank God for Jokes, and My Girlfriend’s Boyfriend can be found on Netflix. Additionally, Birbiglia is a filmmaker who wrote, directed, and starred in the films Sleepwalk With Me and Don’t Think Twice. Currently he is the host of the weekly podcast, Mike Birbiglia's Working It Out.His first book, "Sleepwalk With Me and Other Painfully True Stories", was a New York Times bestseller, and he is the author of the new book, "The New One: Painfully True Stories from a Reluctant Dad, with poems by J. Hope Stein." As an actor Birbiglia has appeared on Inside Amy Schumer, Girls and Broad City, and in the films Trainwreck, The Fault in Our Stars, and Popstar. He plays Danny Pearson on Orange Is the New Black and Oscar Langstraat on Showtime’s Billions.
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  • Monday September 21st 07:30PM - Fairfield Comedy Club
  • Mike Birbiglia: Working It Outside
  • Join us for LIVE stand-up comedy at the Circle Hotel's backyard. Bring your chairs, picnic blankets, and an appetite for laughter as we feature some of your favorite stand up comedians on the lawn out back of the hotel. All guests will be asked to socially distance, so there is limited space available. Masks are recommended and as usual, BYOB!!!MIKE BIRBIGLIA is a comedian, storyteller, director and actor who has performed for audiences worldwide, from the Sydney Opera House to Broadway. His most recent shows, The New One, Thank God for Jokes, and My Girlfriend’s Boyfriend can be found on Netflix. Additionally, Birbiglia is a filmmaker who wrote, directed, and starred in the films Sleepwalk With Me and Don’t Think Twice. Currently he is the host of the weekly podcast, Mike Birbiglia's Working It Out.His first book, "Sleepwalk With Me and Other Painfully True Stories", was a New York Times bestseller, and he is the author of the new book, "The New One: Painfully True Stories from a Reluctant Dad, with poems by J. Hope Stein." As an actor Birbiglia has appeared on Inside Amy Schumer, Girls and Broad City, and in the films Trainwreck, The Fault in Our Stars, and Popstar. He plays Danny Pearson on Orange Is the New Black and Oscar Langstraat on Showtime’s Billions.
BUY TICKETS