Mike Birbiglia will headline this year’s Rochester Fringe Festival at 7:30 p.m. on Sept. 20 in Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre.
Tickets for “An Evening with Mike Birbiglia” start at $29, and are available at (585) 274-3000, rochesterfringe.com or eastmantheatre.org, and the Eastman Box Office, 433 E. Main St., Rochester.
Birbiglia is a comedian, storyteller, director and actor who has performed in front of audiences worldwide. His shows “My Girlfriend’s Boyfriend” and “Thank God for Jokes” were shot for Netflix. His most recent show, “The New One,” ran for 99 shows on Broadway and will tour nationally.
The remaining performances and events of the 2019 Fringe will be announced at 10:30 a.m. on June 17, and all tickets will go on sale at noon.
The 2019 KeyBank Rochester Fringe Festival will expand to 12 days. Last year’s Fringe added an 11th day, attracted more than 78,000 attendees and sold more tickets than any of the festival’s previous six years. More than 150 of the 500-plus performances and events were free of charge.