Tig Notaro


Tig has become a favorite and regular on both NPR’s most popular show, This American Life, and on Conan.  Tig’s sophomore album LIVE, sold over 100,000 units in just 6 weeks, which is unheard of for comedy albums today.  Louis CK is quoted as saying it is one of the best stand-up performances he ever saw.  During this year and album release, Tig has been reviewed and profiled by The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, The New Yorker, Entertainment Weekly, Vanity Fair, GQ Magazine, Rolling Stone and Time Magazine amongst many others.  This past year Tig also booked a Series Regular role on the pilot Susan 313 for NBC, a supporting role in the feature In a World, opposite Lake Bell, Adam Scott, Rob Cordry, and another supporting role in the feature Shreveport opposite Ryan Phillippe.  In addition, Tig just closed a book deal with Ecco, an imprint of Harper Collins, in a 6 way bidding war.  Last year Tig had Guest Starring roles on NBC’s The Office and Community along with HBO’s The Life and Times of Tim.

PERFORMANCE INFO:

Professor Blastoff Podcast
Wednesday, January 30th, 8pm, Cobb’s Comedy Club

SF Sketchfest Comedy NightLife at the California Academy of Sciences
Thursday, January 31st, 6pm, California Academy of Sciences