Batavia Fine Arts Centre

Celebrity Autobiography

See  ☆ Vanessa Bayer (Current Saturday Night Live cast member) ☆ Maggie Wheeler (Janice from Friends), ☆ Steve Schirripa (Bobby 'Bacala' Baccalieri from The Sopranos) ☆ David Pasquesi (Veep)  ☆ Emmy nominee creator Eugene Pack ☆ Drama Desk winner Dayle Reyfeland and more performers in the award winning production that critics call, "THE FUNNIEST SHOW IN TOWN, HANDS DOWN!"NY Post. CRITIC'S PICK -NY TIMES, LA WEEKLY COMEDY PICK OF THE WEEK !

Created and developed by Emmy award nominated writer-performer Eugene Pack and Dayle Reyfel, “Celebrity Autobiography” features an all star cast performing from the actual memoirs of a wide range of celebrities. The show has had rave reviews in NYC , London and Australia (Sydney Opera House) ! The Grammy show is a special once a year event ! The passages run the gamut from the “poetry” of Suzanne Somers to the shocking “romance tips” from Tommy Lee to the most famous Hollywood love triangle in history – Elizabeth Taylor, Debbie Reynolds, and Eddie Fisher. Beyonce, Bieber and beyond with many " hot off the press" new autobiographies from Jlo to Buble !!!! And what’s remarkable and unforgettably hilarious – It’s all in their own words!

 Vanessa Bayer (Current Saturday Night Live cast member) 

Bayer joined the cast of SNL from Chicago where she studied and performed at iO, The Annoyance, Zanies, and The Second City. Bayer is currently starring in the web series "Sound Advice with Janessa Slater" that she co-created with her brother Jonah for Broadway Video’s Above Average. She has recently appeared as a guest star on television shows including “Portlandia,” and “Man Seeking Woman," and will be appearing in the film "Trainwreck" out this summer.

Steve Schirripa (Bobby 'Bacala' Baccalieri from The Sopranos) 

Steve Schirripa was born in Brooklyn, NY - a city noted more for the “mob” stereotype.  But stereotypes, like a wise guy’s alibi, can be misleading. A series regular on David Chase’s acclaimed HBO drama “The Sopranos”, the Brooklyn College graduate’s acting odyssey began while working at a hotel on the Las Vegas strip.  Schirripa has guest starred on “Ugly Betty,” “Joey,” “Enterprise,” “Law & Order,” “My Wife and Kids”, “Ed,” “The George Lopez Show,” and “The King of Queens.”  Additionally, Steve stared on the hit ABC Family series, “The Secret Life of the American Teenager.” The series was ABC Family's #1 original series of all-time across the board, averaging 4 million total viewers per episode.  The series also won the network's first Teen Choice Award for "Choice Summer TV Show."

Maggie Wheeler (Janice from Friends)

Maggie is best known worldwide for her unforgettable character of Janice on NBC’s hit series Friends. What started out as a guest spot on a single episode turned into a ten season recurring role that has made its way into TV history. While on Friends, Maggie was simultaneously recurring on the CBS hit Everybody Loves Raymond as Linda Gruenfelder opposite Tom McGowen.  Maggie has been seen on numerous television shows including Seinfeld ,L.A. Law, The X Files,  E.R., Will & Grace, How I Met Your Mother, Without A Trace and many more.  She appeared in Disney’s remake of The Parent Trap covered in chocolate & feathers as Camp counselor “Marva Junior”

"Awesome and Hilarious!" - VARIETY 

"Celebrity Autobiography has been comic gold... 
a cult hit!" - LA TIMES 

The funniest Docu-stunt of the year!" 

“Hilarious!” CRITIC'S PICK! 

“The funniest Show in town, hands down!" 


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