Sarah Albritton

Sarah Albritton

Actor, comedian and host/presenter in Chicago, Illinois

About Sarah

I'm a comedian, writer, producer and podcaster based in Chicago. I host the podcast, Sleeping with Sarah, where I interview guests in my bed. I'm currently in pre-production for the webseries "Super Narcoleptic Girl", co-written with Catherine "Povs" Povinelli, set to film early 2017. Additionally, I produce the show Secrets, Lies & Alibis and perform standup throughout Chicago.

Below is my official bio:
Sarah Albritton is a stand-up comedian, writer & producer based in Chicago. She hosts the podcast Sleeping with Sarah on the Laugh Factory Podcast netowrk, where she interviews guests in her bed. She also produces the popular show "Secrets, Lies & Alibis", a live variety show inspired by audience secrets. She's a recurring guest on WGN's The Download with Justin Kaufmann and is currently working on a web-series slated to debut Fall 2016. Additionally, she's done voiceover work for Hard Knock Robots (2016).

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 performed in the Cleveland Comedy Festival, Funny Women's Fest LA, Gilda's Laughfest, Broken Record Comedy Show at the Wild West Comedy Fest in Nashville and on the Kill Tony Podcast. When she isn't sleeping, she performs stand-up, solo and sketch comedy throughout the city of Chicago.

Before venturing into the world of comedy, Sarah got her start performing serious theater and was 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 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: http://www.twitter.com/sarahalbritton and visit her website http://www.sarahalbritton.com and http://www.sleepingwithsarah.com


Name: Sarah Albritton

Lives in: Chicago, Illinois

Occupation: Actor, Comedian, Host/presenter, Photographer (Still), Screenwriter, Producer, Voice Actor, Content Creator and Voice Artist

Unique traits: multi-ethnic look, stand-up comedian, podcast producer

Credits

  • Super Narcoleptic Girl

    Super Narcoleptic Girl (2018)
    Television (Comedy) Actor Super Narcoleptic Girl is a comedic web series about a low-level, narcoleptic superhero with the power to make people dance as she struggles to save the day and stay awake. Keelyn Klein and her non-super best friend Lee navigate their day-to-day lives dating, rescuing people and trying to make rent. Discover how being labeled "Super" isn't all it's cracked up to be and that fighting crime pales in comparison to fighting stereotypes and living up to the standard of an overachieving super-family. Written by Sarah Albritton

  • Hard Knock Robots

    Hard Knock Robots (2017)
    Film (Short and Comedy) Actor In the year 2017, robots have become second-class citizens, with no opportunities. Down on his luck, a machine named Steel-Toe obtains the ultimate dream job. However, the job turns out to be a nightmare.

Education

  • Northern Illinois University

  • The Second City

  • iO

  • Annoyance

  • British American Drama Academy

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