The Kennedy Center

Mike Lawrence



Biography

Mike Lawrence is a New York City–based comedian who has been featured as a stand-up on TBS's Conan, and Comedy Central’s John Oliver's New York Stand-Up Show and The Half Hour. He wrote and performed a segment for FX's Totally Biased and has appeared on Comedy Central’s @midnight. Mike has also been featured on many notable podcasts, including the Adam Carolla Show, WTF with Marc Maron, You Made it Weird with Pete Holmes, and the Artie Lange Show. When he's not working in NYC's best clubs or headlining on the road he can be seen featuring for the likes of John Oliver, Marc Maron, and Tom Papa (who, shortly thereafter, hired Lawrence as a writer for his pilot). Mike was a Montreal Just For Laughs Comedy Festival “New Face” in 2010 and performed with JFL in both Chicago and Montreal in 2012, where he recorded a set for HBO Canada's Funny as Hell. His debut album Sadamantium was released by Comedy Central Records in conjunction with the debut of his half hour special in 2013.

Watch Past Performances

Video 3/27/2015: Comedy at the Kennedy Center: Mike Lawrence

The New York City–based comedian has been featured as a stand-up on TBS's Conan and Comedy Central’s John Oliver's New York Stand-Up Show and The Half Hour. Opening set by DC area native Jason Saenz. This program contains mature themes and strong language. Free general admission tickets will be distributed in the Family Theater lobby starting at approximately 5:30 p.m., up to 2 tickets per person.

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