JOE HARRINGTON is an NYC based comedian/writer/actor who recently relocated from Chicago, where he wrote and performed for over six years. As a Second City and Annoyance Theater trained performer, he specializes in sketch/improv and prides himself on his character work and writing.
On January 21st at 7pm, you can catch his solo show "Buckley's Glass Brain" at The Brooklyn Comedy Collective. Joe previously performed sold out this show at Caveat (Nov. 2023) and sold out a four week run at the Annoyance Theater in Chicago (2022).
Most recently, Joe wrapped up a for month run as a cast member in The Brooklyn Comedy Collective's first ever MainStage Residency show - an original sketch revue written and performed by the cast.
He also writes, performs, and produces the sketch show "Mystery Flavor" at The Brooklyn Comedy Collective and various other venues on select dates. 
Additionally, he and collaborator Eric Greenbaum recently formed the sketch duo "Disco Horses" which debuted at NYC Sketch Fest in October, 2023 and went on to sell out a show at Under St. Marks. They are excited to continue the group with more shows in New York, Chicago, and Edinburgh (Fringe Festival) this upcoming year.
In Chicago, he created and hosted the bi-weekly absurd sketch/variety show "Turbo Town" which quickly became a staple at The Lincoln Lodge and ran for two years. He brought the show to Under St. Marks in July and looks forward to finding a permanent home for it in New York.
Joe was recently selected to be in the 2023 Just For Laughs Character Showcase in Chicago, and made his Zanies Chicago debut in May.
He is the founder and player with the sketch group "Boneless" - which had a sold out show at The Brooklyn Comedy Collective and a sold out show Under St. Marks in May of 2023. In Chicago, Boneless had runs at The IO Theater and The Annoyance Theater - and was also selected to be a part of Austin Sketch Fest in 2022
Additionally, Joe performed original bits, characters, and impressions as a solo act in shows all across Chicago, and has been doing the same in New York since his arrival.
He has contributed comedic articles to Slackjaw, Medium's largest humor publication, and previously wrote, directed, produced, and starred in video sketches as part of the group "OtherDoor" on YouTube.
When he's not performing comedy, Joe just shuts down like a robot that's powered off. There is not a single interesting fact about his personal life. A lot of people are suspicious of him.
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