Born: September 30, 1965
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Next Tour Date

Saturday | August 10
OLG Stage at Fallsview Casino
Niagara Falls, ON  Canada

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2018 Bothering Jesus
2013 Madigan Again
2011 Gone Madigan
2006 In Other Words
2002 Shallow Happy Thoughts for the Soul
2000 Heidi Joyce’s Stand-Up Against Domestic Violence

This album is a compilation featuring various artists

2000 Funny Business: The Best of Uproar Comedy, Vol. 1

Features multiple comedians

1998 Kathleen Madigan

Later reissued as "Kathleen Madigan Live: The First CD"

Specials (and other video)

2016 Kathleen Madigan: Bothering Jesus
2013 Kathleen Madigan: Madigan Again
2011 Ron White's Comedy Salute to the Troops
2010 Kathleen Madigan: Gone Madigan
2009 Let Freedom Hum, an evening of comedy hosted by Martin Short

Features multiple comedians

2007 Last Comic Standing 5
2006 Kathleen Madigan: In Other Words
2004 Last Comic Standing 3
2004 Last Comic Standing 2
2002 The World Comedy Tour: Melbourne 2002
2002 USO Comedy Tour
2001 Late Friday

Weekly late night stand-up showcase on NBC

2000 Comedy Central Presents Kathleen Madigan
1997 HBO Comedy Half-Hour: Kathleen Madigan
1992 The A-List
1991 Women of the Night III
1990 Caroline's Comedy Hour

Books (by and about)

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Kathleen Madigan grew up with six brothers and sisters in Missouri. She moved to St. Louis in her mid-20s. While working as a journalist and waiting tables, she began to pursue stand-up in hopes of earning some extra money.

Madigan was a contestant for Seasons 2 and 3 of "Last Comic Standing" and served as a judge in the initial casting sessions for "Last Comic Standing 5."