Mike Albo

  • Voice Choices

    November 27, 2013


    Writers debate the pros and cons of NYC

  • Blogs

    May 13, 2013

    Bill de Blasio Met The Drag Queens Last Night

    Last night at the Cutting Room, Cynthia Nixon and Alan Cumming hosted a rousing event for mayoral wannabe Bill de Blasio, whose liberal stance and "We want our city back!" slogan have become pretty irresistible in the face of our Mary Poppins state. In fact, I appeared in a skit with Unitard's Nora ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 16, 2012

    Here Come The Real Housewives Of Dusseldorf

    The Real Housewives chain gets a really hard yank with this hilarious spoof by the kids of Unitard (David Ilku, Mike Albo, Nora Burns), just in time for Octoberfest. Unlike the Bravo women, the Dusseldorf ladies are tough, rough, ice cold, and a little bit hairy. They stand with their hands behind ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 22, 2012

    How To Be A Gay Dad! This Video Shows You!

    The Unitard Comedy Group has decided that being a gay dad is "h-o-t HOT," so they've done a really helpful comic clip in which they play gays seeking embryos.

  • Blogs

    October 3, 2011

    I'm Making Another Public Appearance Tomorrow!

    Devin Macnow​And won't that be grand? It's at the Cornelia Street Cafe (24 Cornelia Street) for the White Swallow Reading series, presented by Angelo Nikolopoulos.

  • Blogs

    August 11, 2011

    Times Writer Gets A Book Out of His Firing

    ​In 2009, Mike Albo was famously let go from his travel column gig at the New York Times after it came out that he'd gone on a free trip to Jamaica. In his new book, The Junket, Albo changes some of the names but sticks to his story of what it was like to be demonized, mocked, and sent on a f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 13, 2010

    Bloggers Can Be Sellouts, Too, But Mostly They're Just Poor and Underloved

    ​The bro who iced the New York Times set his sights on greedy bloggers in Sunday's Week in Review. He presented shameless shillers with a 22 oz Smirnoff Twisted Rasberry -- metaphorically. "As blogs take their place alongside traditional media," writes J. David Goodman, Times blogger, "their w ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    September 10, 2008


    Solo performers from the Joe’s Pub vault

  • Voice Choices

    February 19, 2008


    Starring: You!

  • Music

    May 8, 2007

    Band of Gypsies

    Feast your eyes on the Night of a Thousand Stevies, a riveting cavalcade of gold dust women

  • Music

    April 10, 2007

    The Birthday Party

    Reminisces on last night's, last year's, and the last half-decade's parties as Fly Life turns five

  • Music

    March 27, 2007

    The Bored and the Beautiful

    The Pierces are enjoying themselves a little more than their biggest hit would suggest

  • NYC Life

    December 5, 2006
  • NYC Life

    November 14, 2006

    Wild Turkeys

    The Thanksgiving plans of clubland's most grateful—not to mention finest, sexiest, and gayest

  • Music

    February 7, 2006
  • NYC Life

    November 15, 2005


    Clubbers are people, too. Nightlife denizens give thanks.

  • Columns

    September 6, 2005
  • People

    June 14, 2005

    Parade Fatigue

    To march or not to march? That is the Gay Pride Day question.

  • Screens

    June 7, 2005
  • NYC Life

    February 22, 2005
  • NYC Life

    February 15, 2005

    Cupid's Cut

    Nelson George brings the romance; Cervenka, the metal

  • Columns

    February 8, 2005
  • Theater

    February 1, 2005
  • Music

    February 1, 2005
  • News

    July 27, 2004

    The Art of Party Crashing

    Artists and activists stockpile Dick Cheney jokes, Dubya drag, and phalluses in preparation for the Republican invasion

  • Columns

    July 1, 2003
  • NYC Life

    January 22, 2002
  • NYC Life

    September 4, 2001

    Parlez-Vous Français?

    French Tries, by Romanian Eugene Ionesco, Come Alive

  • Theater

    July 24, 2001
  • Columns

    April 17, 2001
  • Books

    November 14, 2000
  • Theater

    June 13, 2000
  • Theater

    March 28, 2000
  • Specials

    February 16, 1999
  • Theater

    February 9, 1999