While telling us anecdotes from these personal tragedies, all along the way, she assured the audience 'it’s okay, I’m going to be okay.' At one part, when she reached a dark place wherein most of the audience could not find the will to laugh, she said 'maybe I’ll just go back to telling jokes about bees. Should I do that?'Read Hesser's post here.
Hesser wasn't the only one impressed with Notaro's set.
Just saw Tig Notaro at Largo...made me feel like I was an open miker. Absolute genius!
— Bill Burr (@billburr) August 4, 2012
in 27 years doing this, I've seen a handful of truly great, masterful standup sets.One was Tig Notaro last night at Largo.— Louis C.K. (@louisck) August 4, 2012