Mike Birbiglia Headed for Knight Theater
Tickets for March 29 show on sale today
Comedian Mike Birbiglia performs at the Knight Theater at the Levine Center for the Arts on March 29, with tickets going on sale at 10 a.m. today. The comedian is primarily known for Sleepwalk With Me, the one-man, autobiographical show that spawned an album, book, and critically celebrated film. His latest tour it titled “Thank God for Jokes.”
Birbiglia released his latest album, My Girlfriend's Boyfriend, on Nov. 25. It comes from his off-broadway show of the same name, which debuted in 2011, and it can currently be seen on Netflix’s streaming service. According to a release about the show, Birbiglia “has made more than 40 network television appearances on shows including Letterman, Kimmel, Conan, Craig Ferguson, and Jimmy Fallon. He is a regular contributor to the Peabody Award winning radio show This American Life. Birbiglia has released four albums, and both The Onion and USA Today named My Secret Public Journal Live one of ‘The Best Comedy Albums of the Decade.’”
Tickets for the one-night-only show on Saturday, March 29, run $23-$43. You can get them by visiting the Blumenthal Performing Arts Center Box Office, calling 704-372-1000, or visiting www.carolinatix.org. You can find Bibiglia on the Web at his website and Twitter page.