Thursday, January 17, 2019

See Ira Glass and Mike Birbiglia Celebrate the Winners of The New One’s Understudy Contest by Marc J. Franklin

The winners of Birbiglia’s challenge took the stage at the Cort Theatre to perform their monologues.

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Monday, January 14, 2019

Broadway Grosses: Sara Bareilles & Gavin Creel Serve Up a Box Office Boost at Waitress by Andy Lefkowitz

It was an exciting week for fans of the beloved Broadway musical Waitress. The show's Tony-nominated composer, Sara Bareilles, returned to the stage in the central role of Jenna, joined …

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Monday, January 7, 2019

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - January 7th - THE PROM and TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Top Growth! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were The Prom 2.29, The Cher Show 1.66, Head Over Heels 1.28, Once On this Island 1.04 and King Kong 0.92.The top growing current Broadway plays wer…

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Mike Birbiglia, Anthony Rapp & More Among Speakers Set for BroadwayCon Industry Day by Broadway.com

An A-list group of Broadway industry leaders have been announced to take part in the 2019 edition of Industry Day at BroadwayCon. The event will be held at the New York Hilton Midtown on Jan…

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Thursday, January 3, 2019

Experience Comedian Mike Birbiglia's Hilarious, Heartwarming Solo Show The New One by Broadway.com

Comedian Mike Birbiglia makes his Broadway debut talking about all of the reasons he shouldn't become a parent—and what happened when he decided to anyway.

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Friday, December 21, 2018

The New One's Mike Birbiglia Snacks on Pizza, Talks His Fave Broadway Brains & More by Broadway.com

The New One star Mike Birbiglia shares stories about the first laugh he ever got, the craziest thing he's seen in his comedy travels, and which Broadway brain he'd like to eat.

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The New One’s Mike Birbiglia on Touring Insanity, Eating Broadway Stars & More on Side by Side by Susan Blackwell by Lindsey Sullivan

Mike Birbiglia in The New One (Photo by Joan Marcus) Comedian Mike Birbiglia is making his Broadway debut in The New One, his latest solo show playing at the Cort Theatre through January 2…

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Tuesday, December 18, 2018

VIDEO: Mike Birbiglia Is Okay With People Falling Asleep at THE NEW ONE by Stage Tube

Mike Birbiglia was a guest on last night's episode of 'Late Night with Seth Meyers.' During the interview, hetalks about his college days with Nick Kroll and why he's okay with people fallin…

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Monday, December 10, 2018

Broadway Grosses: The Ferryman Shows No Signs of Stopping as Box Office Surpasses One Million by Broadway.com

Jez Butterworth's sprawling drama The Ferryman is the talk of the town. Under the direction of Sam Mendes, the 30-plus-member cast at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre is stirring audiences …

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Wednesday, December 5, 2018
Monday, December 3, 2018

How Mike Birbiglia Lived Out His Recurring Nightmare On A Broadway Stage by Artsjournal1

“My recurring nightmare was me, onstage, in this 1,100-seat theater, with no people in it. I’ve had it ever since we even talked about doing the show [The New One] on Broadway. S…

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Broadway Grosses: Pretty Woman Still Going Strong at Start of Holiday Season by Broadway.com

The acclaimed musical adaptation of the smash 1990 film Pretty Woman might have opened at the kickoff of the fall season, but despite a slew of additional new musical productions having debu…

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Friday, November 30, 2018

Top Theatre Stories: November 30, 2018 by Roberto Araujo

The latest about Be More Chill, Cats movie, and The New One in today's news.

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VIDEO: THE NEW ONE's Mike Birbiglia Announces Contest to be His Understudy by Stage Tube

Last night, Mike Birbiglia was a guest on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.' During his interview, Birbiglia announceda contest to become his understudy for his Broadway show, 'The Ne…

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Mike Birbiglia Wants YOU to Be His Broadway Understudy by Ruthie Fierberg

The famed comedian is holding online auditions for his cover in his current show, The New One.

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Monday, November 26, 2018

Broadway Grosses: Four Celebrated Shows Excel in a Record-Breaking Week by Broadway.com

Thanksgiving week saw a slew of productions setting new records on Broadway. Perhaps the most notable came from the Tony-winning two-part play Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, setting a fr…

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Sunday, November 25, 2018

THE NEW ONE: Parental Issues by Peter Filichia

A “new one” is usually considered something good, even great — and certainly better than a second-hand item. In the...Continue Reading The post THE NEW ONE: Parental Issues appeare…

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Tuesday, November 20, 2018

'The New One' Follows Comedian Mike Birbiglia's Journey To Parenthood

Comedian Mike Birbiglia was staunchly opposed to having a kid. Then he and his wife had one. He talks with NPR's Ari Shapiro about his new Broadway show, The New One, about what happened nex…

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Monday, November 19, 2018

Two Actors Equals Two Plays; “Thom Pain (based on nothing)” and “The New One” by Richard Seff

In this bountiful Broadway season there is the phenomenon known as the one-man play. Most recently, on November 11th, two of them arrived on the same night. Will Eno’s “Thom Pain (based …

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Broadway Grosses: King Kong Has Its Most Mammoth Week Yet by Broadway.com

King Kong is on its way to Broadway success. The thrilling new musical, which opened on November 8, just concluded its best-performing week, reporting a gross of $1,018,560.75 and filli…

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INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - November 19th - THE PROM and THE NEW ONE Top Growth! by Jeffrey Vizcaino

The top growing current Broadway musicals wereThe Prom17.76,King Kong5.24,The Cher Show2.34,My Fair Lady1.47 andHead Over Heels1.41.The top growing current Broadway plays wereThe New One36.1…

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Sunday, November 18, 2018

The New One on Broadway by Mark Dundas Wood

"The New One," directed by Seth Barrish, is about Birbiglia and his wife’s decision to become parents, the struggles they go through to arrive at pregnancy, and his fretfulness about how b…

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This Week on Broadway for November 18, 2018: American Son by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere discuss A Chorus Line @ New York City Center, American Son, King Kong, Mike Birbiglia’s The New One, Kate Marilley goes on for…

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Mike Birbiglia ‘ The New One’ – What, Me. . . a Dad? by Sandi Durell

    By Sandi Durell   Mike Birbiglia is a force of nature whether he is dubbed new or old! His wry, slow and direct delivery about life, his life in particular, is filled with…

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Friday, November 16, 2018

‘MIKE BIRBIGLIA THE NEW ONE.’ by Corine Cohen

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Thursday, November 15, 2018

Cellphone Addicts In The Theater? Here’s One Broadway Star Who Calls Them Out Right From The Stage by Artsjournal1

Fortunately, Mike Birbiglia doesn’t do it quite the way Patti LuPone does. And he’s playing himself in his one-man Broadway show, The New One, so he can talk to offending audienc…

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Monday, November 12, 2018

Today on Broadway: Tuesday, November 13, 2018 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: “Critics” Have their Say on “The New One” on Broadway, Jimmy Winner to Take Over as Evan Hansen, and North Carolinians are Protesting What? “Today on Br…

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