Press kit: Mike Birbiglia: The New One

Mike Birbiglia: The New One

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08/08/17: Mike Birbiglia: The New One Will Extend a Final Week…

With Shows Selling Out, Mike Birbiglia: The New One Will Extend a Final Week, Through August 27

8 more shows added to the run

Berkeley Repertory Theatre announced today that, due to sold out shows in the first two weeks, Mike Birbiglia: The New One will extend a fourth and final week. The show will now run for an extra eight performances through Sunday, August 27.

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07/20/17: Mike Birbiglia: The New One Will Extend by One Week…

With First Week Sold Out, Mike Birbiglia: The New One Will Extend by One Week Through August 20

8 shows added to the run

Berkeley Repertory Theatre announced today that, due to sold out shows in the first week, Mike Birbiglia: The New One will extend by one week. Originally scheduled to close on August 13, the show will now run for an additional 8 performances through Sunday, August 20.

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04/12/17: Comedian Mike Birbiglia Comes to Berkeley Rep…

Comedian Mike Birbiglia Comes to Berkeley Rep’s Peet’s Theatre

New show to debut in August

Berkeley Repertory Theatre announced today that comedian Mike Birbiglia kicks off a 20-city tour for his latest show Mike Birbiglia: The New One at Berkeley Rep this summer. Written and performed by Birbiglia, this limited engagement show runs August 2–13 in the Peet’s Theatre. Tickets go on sale Wednesday, April 12 to the general public at berkeleyrep.org or by calling 510 647–2949.

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Mike Birbiglia debuts his new comedy show Mike Birbiglia: The New One in Berkeley Rep’s Peet’s Theatre.

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Who

Written and performed by Mike Birbiglia

What

Mike Birbiglia: The New One

Mike Birbiglia is a comedian and storyteller who has performed in front of audiences worldwide, from the Sydney Opera House to Carnegie Hall. His most recent shows, My Girlfriend’s Boyfriend and Thank God for Jokes, were both filmed for Netflix. Mike has released four albums for Comedy Central Records, including My Secret Public Journal Live, which was named one of the “Best Comedy Albums of the Decade” by The Onion AV Club. In addition to performing live, Birbiglia is an author and filmmaker who wrote, directed, and starred in the acclaimed films Sleepwalk with Me and Don’t Think Twice. His book, Sleepwalk with Me and Other Painfully True Stories, was a New York Times bestseller and a finalist for the Thurber Prize For American Humor. As an actor, Birbiglia has appeared on Orange is the New Black, Inside Amy Schumer, and Girls as well as in the films Trainwreck, The Fault in Our Stars, and Popstar. Birbiglia currently lives in Brooklyn with his wife Jen.

Where

Berkeley Repertory Theatre
Peet’s Theatre, 2025 Addison Street @ Shattuck, Berkeley, CA 94704

When

August 2–27, 2017

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Tix & info

$50–60 · Under the age of 30: $40–50 (subject to change)
All tickets include a drink as part of the purchase price.

510 647–2949 · berkeleyrep.org

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