MATT BRAUNGER | Comedy Castle


Ages 18 and up
Matt Braunger
Thursday, February 02
Show | 7:30pm


Matt Braunger has three hour comedy specials: Shovel Fighter (Comedy Central, 2012), Big Dumb Animal (Comedy Dynamics for Comedy Central and Netflix, 2015), and Finally Live in Portland (Comedy Dynamics for Amazon Prime, 2019). He also has six comedy albums: Soak Up the Night (Comedy Central, 2009), Shovel Fighter (Comedy Central, 2012), Big Dumb Animal (Comedy Dynamics, 2015), Going Way Back (800lb Gorilla Records, 2019), Finally Live in Portland (Comedy Dynamics, 2019) and “Please Hold Me” (800lb Gorilla Records, 2020). His late night appearances include Late Show with David LettermanThe Tonight Show with Conan O’BrienThe Late Late Show, Conan, John Oliver’s New York Stand Up Show and Live at Gotham on Comedy Central. 

Braunger has been featured at the Just For Laughs Festival in Montreal 2007, The Las Vegas Comedy Festival 2007, South By Southwest, and won “Best Of The Fest” at the inaugural Rooftop Comedy Festival in Aspen.[4] He co-founded the popular Bridgetown Comedy Festival that takes place annually in Portland. His debut stand-up comedy album ‘Soak up The Night’ was released digitally on July 14, 2009, on Comedy Central Records. In 2009, he was named to Variety’s Top 10 Comics to Watch and Comedy Central’s Hot 9 in ’09 list. ‘Soak up the Night’ was named to the iTunes REWIND Top 20 Albums of 2009. In 2010, he recorded his half-hour Comedy Central Presents special, and in 2012 special, Shovel Fighter, aired on Comedy Central.[5] He released his third comedy album Big Dumb Animal in 2015 along with a special aired on Netflix.

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Matt Braunger