Manic Impressive: An Hour of Comedy About Bipolar Disorder
Offering up rapid-fire observations about mental health, growing up in the Midwest, as well as a grab bag of absurd characters, comedian Tristan Miller shares their experience with Bipolar Disorder.
Topics Covered: Types of Bipolar Disorder, family dynamics while mentally ill, homeschooling, anxiety, manic episodes, depression, suicide, medication, coping, therapy, and sobriety. Tristan covers what are generally considered to be heavy topics, making light of them with warmth, consideration, and a sharp wit.
“I believe that laughter is the first step towards empathy. Through this hour of comedy, I hope to educate, enlighten, entertain, and create empathy for those who live with mental illness. My goal is to start a conversation about mental health. My hope is that those who are living with mental health issues will feel more welcome to share their story.” – Tristan Miller
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