ABOUT THE TEAM
Mike Birbiglia is a comedian, writer, actor, and filmmaker. In 2012 Birbiglia burst onto the scene with his Sundance award-winning directorial debut Sleepwalk With Me. This led to a string of film and TV roles, including The Fault in Our Stars, Trainwreck, and a recurring role as Danny Pearson on Orange is the New Black. Birbiglia started as a stand up comedian fifteen years ago and has ascended to being an international touring concert act. His first solo show, Sleepwalk With Me, was presented off-Broadway by Nathan Lane. His second solo show, My Girlfriend’s Boyfriend, won the Lucille Lortel Award. The concert film of My Girlfriend's Boyfriend debuted on Netflix and was named the number one comedy special of 2013 by Vulture, Paste, and Laughspin. Flavorwire listed it as one of the top 20 funniest stand-up specials of all time. Birbiglia is a regular contributor to public radio's This American Life.
KEITH SHERMAN & ASSOCIATES (National Press Representative) is the communications firm for a diverse range of entertainment, arts, lifestyles and corporate clients. KSA has represented more than 300 Broadway, Off-Broadway and touring productions, hundreds of films, television broadcasts, concerts and major events globally. The firm represented The New York Times for 10 years, the Tony Awards for 18 years and has been working with Brian Boitano since he won the 1988 Olympic Gold. Scott Klein and Brett Oberman are senior associates. ksa-pr.com