Ave Maria Bamford

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  • 2017
  • 1 Season
  • 0.0  (8)

Maria Bamford is one of the most celebrated and unique comedians of our time. Hailing from Minnesota, she has a distinctive style that is entirely her own, weaving together personal experiences, mental health, and neuroscience in her stand-up shows. In 2017, she debuted her new series, "Ave Maria Bamford," which aired on Comedy Central.

The show is a mix of stand-up comedy, interviews, and skits. It is a wonderful way to see Bamford's comedic genius in action. "Ave Maria Bamford" is not your typical comedy show, as evidenced by the strange, quirky, and utterly charming way that Bamford delivers each joke. Her humor is both self-deprecating and relatable, making each joke hit home.

Throughout the show, Bamford showcases her incredible range, moving from high-energy punchlines to more subtle, slow-burning comedies that hit you in the gut. Her jokes playfully bounce between absurd, insightful, and downright hilarious, with her ability to transform herself into a range of characters and personas being particularly astonishing.

While the show is certainly funny, "Ave Maria Bamford" is also an exploration of mental health, a topic that Bamford mines through her comedy. She's candid and honest about her struggles with depression and anxiety, and uses humor as a way to cope with these serious issues. But rather than making light of mental illness, she offers a compassionate, enlightening perspective that makes you feel less alone, and offers hope that it is possible to find humor in the darkest of times.

The show also includes interviews with a range of people, from celebrities to experts in the field of mental health. Bamford's conversations with these experts are fascinating, with the comedian drawing out insights and advice that will help many people facing similar challenges in their lives.

In addition to the interviews, "Ave Maria Bamford" features some really entertaining skits. These skits are bursts of weird and wonderful creativity, with Bamford playing a range of quirky characters who engage in bizarre scenarios. While not always directly related to mental health or personal growth, these skits offer an insight into the eccentric imagination that powers Bamford's comedy.

One of the standout skits from "Ave Maria Bamford" is the sketch "The Dark," which features Bamford playing a character that is afraid of the dark. In it, Bamford takes the audience through her hilariously irrational thought processes as she tries to navigate through her fears. The skit is equal parts absurd and relatable, showing off the comedian's incredible comedic range.

Overall, "Ave Maria Bamford" is not only a showcase of Maria Bamford's incredible skill as a comedian but also a powerful and insightful exploration of mental health. Bamford is a gifted storyteller and performer, and her ability to make people laugh has always been one of her greatest strengths. By diving into the issues that have affected her life, Bamford is able to draw out profound insights that can help others going through similar struggles.

Whether you're a fan of Bamford's specific brand of humor or not, there's no denying that "Ave Maria Bamford" is an important show that deserves to be seen. It's funny, thought-provoking, and at times emotional, making it a unique and compelling entry into the world of comedy.

Ave Maria Bamford is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (12 episodes). The series first aired on December 11, 2017.

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The Gift of the End of the World
12. The Gift of the End of the World
January 1, 2017
The best thing about a completely traumatic experience is that no one expects you to talk about it.
The Gift of Body Dysmorphia
11. The Gift of Body Dysmorphia
January 1, 2017
Armageddon means it's time for a fresh, new start.
The Gift of Unspeakable Tragedy
10. The Gift of Unspeakable Tragedy
January 1, 2017
Hell hath no happiness like a woman scorned.
The Gift of Loneliness
9. The Gift of Loneliness
January 1, 2017
What to do when your brand is weakness.
The Gift of Financial Ruin
8. The Gift of Financial Ruin
January 1, 2017
What happens when the entire system meant to help you fails, and fails miserably.
The Gift of Relationship Failure
7. The Gift of Relationship Failure
January 1, 2017
You can always call a hotline and find someone who cares.
The Gift of Being a Single Mother
6. The Gift of Being a Single Mother
January 1, 2017
A crappy credit score means a whole new crew of concerned friends.
The Gift of Addiction
5. The Gift of Addiction
January 1, 2017
Kicking the bucket prematurely means avoiding back pain, arthritis, and Alzheimer's.
The Gift of Dying Young
4. The Gift of Dying Young
January 1, 2017
At least we know how the story ends.
The Gift of Loss (The System Has Failed You)
3. The Gift of Loss (The System Has Failed You)
January 1, 2017
An unhealthy obsession with weight means that everything horrible falls by the wayside.
The Gift of Climate Change
2. The Gift of Climate Change
January 1, 2017
Being a single mom means no one expects more of you than you already give.
The Gift of Mental Illness
1. The Gift of Mental Illness
December 11, 2017
Addiction recovery means a new group of friends...and free donuts.
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Where to Watch Ave Maria Bamford
Ave Maria Bamford is available for streaming on the Topic website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Ave Maria Bamford on demand at Apple TV Channels and Amazon Prime.
  • Premiere Date
    December 11, 2017
  • IMDB Rating
    0.0  (8)