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Michael Furr is best known as a stand-up comedian, improv coach, director and as the booking manager of the Lou Costello Room Comedy Club. He is a regular host at Magooby’s Joke House, headlines clubs all over the East Coast, and recently released his hit special, “Straight Acting” on Amazon Prime Video, Spotify, and iTunes.


Michael Furr is the premier LGBT comedian on the Baltimore Scene today….according to his mom. Known as a standup comedian, improv coach and performer, as a director, playwright and star of the monthly talk show Chit Chat. Michael is the booking manager for The Lou Costello Room comedy space. His comedy is a mix of the highly theatrical and the completely accessible all told with a conversational ease that has won him the respect of audiences and his peers alike. If you like adorably offensive humor told with a fabulous slant, you’ve found it, honey!





Magooby’s Comedian of the Year 2nd place finalist

Broken Diamond Comedy’s New Comedian Contest 2017 2nd place finalist

Headliner Baltimore Comedy Festival

Headliner Charm City Comedy Festival

Headliner DC Comedy Festival

Master of Ceremonies for Baltimore Gay Pride Parade 2018

Opened for Nikki Glaser, Jim Norton, Carly Aquilino, Tony Woods, Larry Lancaster

Seaton Smith, Nate Bargatze, Liz Meile

Director, Producer of Brain Sucking Aliens from Beyond the Moon (2019)

Director, Producer of Santa Claus Must Die (2018)

Director, Producer of Late Night Double Feature Improv Show (2018)

Headshots and press photos

all photo credits to 

Travis Marshall

makeup by Perryn Morris

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