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Mike Birbiglia and Ira Glass really want you to see Sleepwalk With Me (Video)

Mike Birbiglia and Ira Glass really want you to see Sleepwalk With Me (Video)

By | August 8, 2012 at 4:22 pm | No comments

Mike Birbiglia and Ira Glass's movie Sleepwalk With Me opens in a little over two weeks and they really want you to come. I mean, you should go, because Birbiglia and Glass are great and funny story tellers and Sleepwalk With Me is touching, hilarious and entertaining. But if...

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Watch the official trailer for Mike Birbiglia’s ‘Sleepwalk With Me’

Watch the official trailer for Mike Birbiglia’s ‘Sleepwalk With Me’

By | July 11, 2012 at 9:53 am | 2 comments

Finally, it's here. The offical trailer for the highly anticipated Sleepwalk With Me, Mike Birbiglia's autobiographical flick centered around his sleepwalking disorder. Check it out below. And be sure to catch it in theaters starting Aug....

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Laughspin’s summer comedy movie preview: 11 flicks you should check out

Laughspin’s summer comedy movie preview: 11 flicks you should check out

By | May 30, 2012 at 11:32 am | 7 comments

With the passing of Memorial Day on Monday, the unofficial start of Summer is upon us. And we all know, Summer is the biggest season for movies. So, how do you decide which ones you're going to see? Hey, we know! We made a list. Here's 10 comedies coming out this summer that...

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Mike Birbiglia stars opposite ‘Fresh Air’ host Terry Gross in a short film produced by Ira Glass (Video)

Mike Birbiglia stars opposite ‘Fresh Air’ host Terry Gross in a short film produced by Ira Glass (Video)

By | May 11, 2012 at 1:17 pm | No comments

Mike Birbiglia has dedicated a lot of time to explaining the dangers of being a chronic sleepwalker, but in this short film produced by This American Life's Ira Glass, the storytelling comedian does plenty of harm to himself in full consciousness. After an interview with Fresh...

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Introducing the Mike Birbiglia cheeseburger

Introducing the Mike Birbiglia cheeseburger

By | April 26, 2012 at 5:29 pm | One comment

Some comedians gauge success by television appearances or stand-up specials, album sales or the ability to sell out theaters. And Mike Birbiglia has done all these things and more. But somehow I get the feeling he's pretty proud of his latest accomplishment: The Birbig...

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SXSW Comedy Day 5: Mike Birbiglia’s film ‘Sleepwalk With Me’ is raw, poignant, funny

SXSW Comedy Day 5: Mike Birbiglia’s film ‘Sleepwalk With Me’ is raw, poignant, funny

By | March 15, 2012 at 2:31 pm | 11 comments

AUSTIN -- Alright, y’all! We’ve officially passed the halfway point of South by Southwest, which means the interactive, tech-savvy nerds (in other words, my people) have departed to be replaced by hipsters in skintight jeans and horrifyingly thin mustaches. Dudes, please...

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Watch a scene from Mike Birbiglia’s movie ‘Sleepwalk With Me’

Watch a scene from Mike Birbiglia’s movie ‘Sleepwalk With Me’

By | January 24, 2012 at 8:38 am | 2 comments

The movie version of comedian Mike Birbiglia's award-winning off-Broadway one-man show Sleepwalk With Me just premiered this week at the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, UT, to great acclaim. Most of us, however, won't be able to see the flick -- starring Birbigs (of course)...

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Mike Birbiglia preps for ‘Sleepwalk With Me’ premiere at Sundance

Mike Birbiglia preps for ‘Sleepwalk With Me’ premiere at Sundance

By | January 16, 2012 at 11:53 am | No comments

Comedian and pro story-teller Mike Birbiglia came to the Comic Strip in New York City (photo above) to shoot a segment for the Sundance Film Festival, going down later this month. Word got out that he was coming and the place got real packed, real quick. Back in 2008, Mike...

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Mike Birbiglia announces 22-city tour for ‘My Girlfriend’s Boyfriend’

Mike Birbiglia announces 22-city tour for ‘My Girlfriend’s Boyfriend’

By | January 11, 2012 at 4:27 pm | One comment

Comedian Mike Birbiglia is kicking off 2012 with an all-new tour in theaters and performing arts centers throughout the U.S. over the next few months, taking his award-winning Off-Broadway show My Girlfriend’s Boyfriend 22 cities. My Girlfriend’s Boyfriend focuses on the...

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