Sarah Albritton is a recent LA-transplant from Chicago, where she cut her teeth in comedy. She has opened for Ralphie May and performed in the Cleveland Comedy Festival, Funny Women's Fest LA and Nashville's Broken Record Comedy Show with the Wild West Comedy Fest, among others.
Additionally, she hosts the podcast, Sleeping with Sarah,, where she interviews guests in her bed as they talk about sleep, comedy and relationships. Notable guests include Laurie Kilmartin, Ralphie May, Nick Vatterott and Jak Knight. You can subscribe on iTunes. She also produces the show Wild & Weird Comedy and co-created and starred in the web series, Super Narcoleptic Girl with Catherine "Povs" Povinelli. You can view the trailer here.
On stage, Sarah Albritton is a ball of comedic energy. Off stage, she needs medicine to stay awake. Described by the Chicago Tribune as "vulnerable and honest", Sarah's stand-up combines observational humor and personal stories with her unique perspective on living with narcolepsy. She's been a recurring guest for WGN's The Download with Justin Kaufmann. She has performed at the WIP Theater, Zanies Chicago, Laugh Factory Chicago, Wisecrackers, The Annoyance, iO, among others.
Additionally, she wrote and performed in the weekly topical sketch show, Everything Happens So Much (PiOV) at iO Chicago, directed by Michael McCarthy. She's also the creator and co-producer of Secrets, Lies & Alibis, a variety comedy show that takes inspiration from audience secrets to create new sketches.
Before venturing into the world of comedy, Sarah got her start performing serious theater in Louisville, KY with Walden Theater and became a graduate of NIU School of Theater and Dance and British American Drama Academy. Since moving to Chicago, she's completed iO training program, Second City Conservatory, Annoyance Theater program and taken too many writing workshops to name here.
She is survived by her rescue dog, Happy, who keeps her sane...most of the time.
You can follow Sarah Albritton on twitter: @sarahalbritton and instagram: @sarahalbritton and visit her website http://www.sarahalbritton.com and http://www.sleepingwithsarah.com
Unique traits: multi-ethnic look, stand-up comedian, podcast producer
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