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Tig Notaro Breast Cancer

Tig Notaro Reflects On The Extraordinary Set That Changed Her Career

Posted 10.18.2013 | Comedy

Tig Notaro experienced three things in four months that could have killed her. One of those things was breast cancer. After learning about her diagnos...

Tig Notaro: I 'Didn't Have A Problem' Being A Female Comedian

The Huffington Post | Julie Zeilinger | Posted 07.11.2013 | Women

It's always inspiring to come across successful and outspoken female performers. Comedian Tig Notaro, who is best known for making waves last summer w...

What She Learned From Cancer

Posted 04.30.2013 | Comedy

Tig Notaro once again proved why we all love her on Wednesday's Conan. Upon being asked about her recent bout with breast cancer and subsequent double...

Comedian Tig Notaro Talks 'Tig Notaro Live,' Louis C.K. and Her Cancer Recovery

Shira Lazar | Posted 02.11.2013 | Comedy
Shira Lazar

Just a few days after comedian Tig Notaro was diagnosed with breast cancer, she found herself on stage at Los Angeles' Largo theater, revealing the news of her illness and delving into other personal struggles.

A Seriously Personal Plea From Louis C.K.

Posted 10.09.2012 | Comedy

Louis C.K. gave comedian Tig Notaro the ultimate endorsement by releasing her comedy on his website, but this weekend, he went even further, emailing ...

Infamous Comedy Performance Finally Available

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 10.05.2012 | Comedy

When stand-up comedian Tig Notaro performed at the Los Angeles club Largo in August, she brought the audience to tears with a confessional, poignant a...

Tig Notaro To Release Special On Louis C.K.'s Website

Posted 09.21.2012 | Comedy

Tig Notaro has had quite the year. Between a breakup, her mother's unexpected death and a double breast cancer diagnosis, the comedian hasn't had a to...

Cancer-Stricken Comedienne Makes Dating Video

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 08.29.2012 | Comedy

The opening line of a stand-up set isn't typically used to announce a cancer diagnosis, but Tig Notaro isn't your typical comedian. Since first dis...

A Truly Historical Moment in Comedy

Kira Hesser | Posted 10.04.2012 | Comedy
Kira Hesser

At Tig Notaro's set last night, the audience witnessed a truly historical moment in comedy. For the first time in my life, I genuinely laughed and cried at the exact same time. When she took the mike, she said, "Thank you, thank you, I have cancer."

Tig Notaro's Heartbreaking News

Posted 08.05.2012 | Comedy

Comedian and actress Tig Notaro, known for her dry wit and warm absurdity, has announced that she has cancer in both breasts. On the July 31 episo...