Born: September 30, 1965
Blue Meter: Tame

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Next Tour Date

Friday | January 11
Kathleen Madigan: Hot Dogs And Angels Tour
Orpheum Theatre Wichita
Wichita, KS

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

This album is a compilation featuring various artists

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

Features multiple comedians

1998Kathleen Madigan

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

Specials (and other video)

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

Features multiple comedians

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

Weekly late night stand-up showcase on NBC

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