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Comic Retraces His Start in D.C.

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Mike Birbiglia
Mike Birbiglia
Mike Birbiglia

Comedian Mike Birbiglia is known for his specials on Comedy Central and his stories on This American Life, but Birbiglia got his start as a comic at The DC Improv.

Birbiglia's book, "Sleepwalk With Me and Other Painfully True Stories," is just out this week, and he's performing at D.C.'s Warner Theatre tomorrow.

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