Hire Maggie Faris for your next college event! Meet your new best friend, Maggie, she is noted for her ceaselessly cheerful personality and seemingly endless series of quirky, intelligent jokes dissecting our fears and social barriers.
Some of Maggie’s Credits Include:
Maggie is a comedy competition assassin. Audiences and judges love her. She won the Minnesota Laugh off. Another competition win made Maggie the Public Address Announcer for the St. Paul Saints professional baseball team, which led to an appearance on ESPN™s Cold Pizza for her unique style and memorable announcements. She beat out Tig Notaro to win both the Funniest Clip of the Year and the Silver Nail award at the Aspen Comedy Festival. Curve magazine named Maggie Faris one of the Funniest Lesbians in America. She recently won The Advocate Magazine’s national search for the Next Funniest Queer Comedian. She was also voted “Best Comedian” by her Minnesota peers.
Maggie has also been invited to perform at Boston Womens Comedy Festival, Gilda’s Laughfest, Out Loud Comedy festival in San Francisco, Laugh Your Asheville Off, and best of the fest in the 10,000 Laughs Festival and the first Madison Comedy Festival.
Who has Maggie Faris shared the stage with?
Maggie has opened for such greats as Jay Pharoah, Fortune Feimster, Michael Che, Maria Bamford, Daniel Tosh, Kathleen Madigan, Louis Black, and Damon Wayans.
"Maggie is hilarious and was a delight to work with."
- Melissa Pelkey, Beloit College
"Hilarious and easy to work with"
- Daniel Stockard, Michigan Tech University
"We absolutely loved having Maggie perform here at UWM. The students had nothing but positive things to say and from where I was standing, there was nothing but laughter."
- Lexy Payne, University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee
"The night went amazing! We had a great turn out and Maggie and Janna were outstanding! Maggie is such a relatable person and she was interested in so much more than just getting her performance done and getting out of there. We sat down for about 20 minutes before the show and just talked and I thought that was the best part."
- Dustin Slaughter, Minnesota State University-Mankato
"It was an amazing experience and an amazing show."
- Coe College
"She is a great person and the students loved her! Honestly one of the nicest people ever, she is amazing. Thank you for everything."