Mike Birbiglia

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Review: Sleepwalk With Me

What compels people to perform comedy? And how does it relate to profound sleep disorders?
Mike Birbiglia's autobiographical feature
By PETER KEOUGH  |  August 31, 2012

Northern exposure

While New York is grittier, Los Angeles juicier, and Boston is wicked smahter, for some odd reason it is Montreal that, for two weeks every summer, becomes the epicenter of the comedy universe.
Four Boston funnymen tell some jokes at Montreal's Just for Laughs festival, and prove that comedy is more than just getting-r-done
By SARA FAITH ALTERMAN  |  July 31, 2009
Mike Birbiglia, Fletcher Reviews and WTF?

Mike Birbiglia, Fletcher Reviews and WTF?

Comedian Mike Birbiglia tells us all about sleep walking and his show at the Wilbur Theater, Fletcher reviews music he hasn't heard before, we check...
By Charlie  |  September 30, 2008

Comedy central?

The local Boston comedy scene has, somewhat ironically, a lot of drama.
With all of the changes a’brewin’ on the local stand-up scene, audiences want to know: whaaaaat is the deeeeal with Boston comedy?
By SARA FAITH ALTERMAN  |  September 17, 2008

Road show

Be warned, Hollywood: Eugene Mirman ain’t takin’ yo’ shit.
Eugene Mirman takes ‘Maya’ to the MFA
By SARA FAITH ALTERMAN  |  February 20, 2008

Mike Birbiglia

With his mild-mannered delivery and suburban boy-next-door looks, Birbiglia is a kinder, gentle comic than the usual dick-joke meisters.
TWO DRINK MIKE | Comedy Central
By TED DROZDOWSKI  |  February 14, 2006

Mike Birbiglia - side

By  |  February 14, 2006