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Mike Birbiglia cast in Orange is the New Black: What type of character should he play?

Mike Birbiglia cast in Orange is the New Black: What type of character should he play?

By | August 15, 2014 at 1:53 pm | One comment

News broke late yesterday that comedian Mike Birbiglia landed a recurring role on Orange is the New Black, the original Netflix dramedy – “comedy” if you’re submitting it for Emmy consideration – that has been universally heralded by critics as one of the best shows in...

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Mike Birbiglia adds 32 cities to ‘Thank God for Jokes’ tour: is one of them yours?

Mike Birbiglia adds 32 cities to ‘Thank God for Jokes’ tour: is one of them yours?

By | June 23, 2014 at 10:42 am | No comments

Comedian Mike Birbiglia has told us stories and jokes about  his sleepwalking condition and his romantic misadventures relationships with his one man shows Sleepwalk With Me and My Girlfriend's Boyfriend. But his new tour really pays homage to…jokes! And Birbiglia just added...

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Laughspin presents: The 10 best comedy albums of 2013

Laughspin presents: The 10 best comedy albums of 2013

By | December 18, 2013 at 2:46 pm | 8 comments

In some form or another, I say this every year. But that doesn’t make it untrue. So here goes: In 2013, so many amazing comedians released so many amazing albums and specials that I struggled greatly to cram just 10 in this list of the very best. Sure, we can make the list...

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Laughspin Podcast, episode 81: Louis C.K., Dave Attell, Will Ferrell

Laughspin Podcast, episode 81: Louis C.K., Dave Attell, Will Ferrell

By | December 5, 2013 at 2:29 pm | No comments

In this new, rolicking episode of The Laughspin Podcast (subscribe on iTunes!), Mike and I talk about how awesome Dave Attell is, the amazing new deal Louis C.K. just scored, how overwhelmed we are with Ron Burgundy, Amy Schumer’s new very sexy theater tour and much more. Oh,...

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Laughspin Podcast, episode 80: Mike Birbiglia interview

Laughspin Podcast, episode 80: Mike Birbiglia interview

By | December 3, 2013 at 10:31 am | No comments

On a brand new special episode of The Laughspin Podcast, I chat with comedian Mike Birbiglia, who has just released a new CD, DVD and digital download called My Girlfriend's Boyfriend. If the title sounds familiar, it's because this impeccable mix of straight-up stand-up and...

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Mike Birbiglia will take My Girlfriend’s Boyfriend to Carnegie Hall

Mike Birbiglia will take My Girlfriend’s Boyfriend to Carnegie Hall

By | April 19, 2013 at 2:48 pm | One comment

There can be no better end to Mike Birbiglia's long-running show My Girlfriend's Boyfriend than the one he just announced. He'll be taking it to Carnegie Hall on Sunday, June 2, in addition to filming it as a concert special on May 22 in Seattle. In a message posted on his...

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David Cross announces Bonnaroo comedy lineup, festival launches Web series with Rob Cantrell (Videos)

David Cross announces Bonnaroo comedy lineup, festival launches Web series with Rob Cantrell (Videos)

By | March 28, 2013 at 1:23 pm | No comments

Daniel Tosh, Mike Birbiglia and Nikki Glaser are only three of the stellar comedians who will perform at Bonnaroo this year, as the music and arts festival takes over Manchester, TN from June 13 to 16. The full list of comedians to appear at the Bonnaroo Comedy Theatre hosted by...

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Louis C.K., Archer, Mike Birbiglia, more win big in Laughspin Readers’ Choice Awards

Louis C.K., Archer, Mike Birbiglia, more win big in Laughspin Readers’ Choice Awards

By | December 19, 2012 at 1:28 pm | 15 comments

We'd like to thank our dedicated readers for participating in our year-end readers' poll. Voting ended last night and with that come the results, which have been summarized below-- complete with a few colorful pie charts! If you'd like to see the full list of categories and...

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Mike Birbiglia working on film adaptation of ‘My Girlfriend’s Boyfriend’

Mike Birbiglia working on film adaptation of ‘My Girlfriend’s Boyfriend’

By | August 21, 2012 at 11:22 am | No comments

Mike Birbiglia's Sleepwalk With Me won the 2012 Audience Award at Sundance and is receiving an overwhelmingly warm response from critics and fans, both those who were already familiar with the comedian and those who weren't. Now, after the success of his auto-biographical debut...

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