This week, Ira Sternberg spoke with comedian Brittany Schmitt, performing in The Comedy Works at The Plaza, August 19-20. In this episode of Talk About Las Vegas, Brittany talks about why comedy is cheaper than therapy; conquering her addictions; the best lesson her dad taught her; why comedy saved her; her creative north star and why she doesn’t always listen to advice; and why performing on the road is a necessary evil.
Brittany is an LA-based, Wisconsin-raised comic. Don’t be fooled by her girl-next-door looks, her humor is insidious and unapologetic. Brittany’s debut comedy special, FROM HO TO HOUSEWIFE, just dropped on 800 Pound Gorilla’s YouTube channel. She can currently be seen on Comedy Central’s “Stand Up Featuring…..”