Mike Birbiglia, Massachusetts’ sensational and multi talented comedian is bringing his indelible comedy to the Moore Theater!
Mike Birbiglia was born in Shrewsbury (Massachusetts) in 1978 and is a comedian, actor, and filmmaker. He began his journey in the performance arts with poetry and switched to writing hip hop rhymes in his teens. On his 16th birthday when he went to see comedian Steven Wright perform and it inspired to become a stand up comic. He went on to have a stellar career with 7 comedy albums, 3 stand up specials, and he’s starred in films (Trainwreck, Going the Distance, Cedar Rapids, Your Sister's Sister, The Fault in Our Stars, Annie, and many others) and TV shows (Orange Is the New Black, Girls, and Inside Amy Schumer). He’s also written and directed 2 films; the 2012 comedy Sleepwalk with Me and the 2016 comedy drama Don't Think Twice. He’s received many accolades including an ECNY Award (for Best Male Stand Up), a Nightlife Award (for Outstanding Comedian in a Major Engagement), a Lucille Lortel Award (for Outstanding Solo Show), and a Sundance Film Festival Audience Award. He’s been nominated for 2 Outer Critics Circle Awards (for Outstanding Solo Show), 2 Drama Desk Awards (for Outstanding Solo Performance), a Gotham Award (for Breakthrough Actor), and 2 more Lucille Lortel Awards (for Outstanding Solo Show). He was also a finalist for the 2011 Thurber Prize for American Humor
Don’t miss your chance to see this artist with his charismatic stage antics and unique brand of comedy!