The Interrobang

Alingon Mitra Performs Stand Up on Conan

He’s also the young comedian who was unstoppable in the audience voting side contest during Last Comic Standing. And he’s also really funny. Last night he performed stand up on Conan and took on the Pope, the relationship between football and sexuality, and first world problems.

vita.mn - The Twin Cities Going-Out Guide

Interview: Alingon Mitra

We talk pop culture, censorship and New Year's resolutions with rising stand-up comedian Alingon Mitra.

Minneapolis City Pages

Interview: Alingon Mitra

Now living in New York, Mitra hits the stage every chance he gets, several times a night if possible. It's that work ethic that has probably been most responsible for his relaxed and effortless stage presence.

The Comic's Comic

Alingon Mitra on The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson

Alingon Mitra performed on The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson. You may remember seeing Mitra this summer on TV and online as the "Comic Comeback" winner of NBC's Last Comic Standing.

Boston Magazine

Meet Alingon Mitra, Comedy's Comeback Kid

Last year, Mitra won the Boston Comedy Festival, where he split the cash prize with his fellow contestants, and this past summer, he was voted “Comedy Comeback” on Last Comic Standing.

India.com

Comedian Alingon Mitra Finds Inspiration in-and-out of his Bengali-American Heritage

“So, I don’t direct material to the “brown” audience,” Mitra added. “I’ll talk about Indian-American experiences since it’s a part of my life, but I think it’s a sliver of my current act. There’s definitely material there, but rather than getting pigeonholed, I’d like to talk about whatever I think is funny.”

The Interrobang

13 Going on 30: Young Comedians On the Rise

Alingon Mitra was a contestant on NBC’s Last Comic Standing, a New Face of comedy at JFLMTL, and winner of the Boston Comedy Festival and the “Funniest Comic in New England” contests in the same year. He also wrote for the Harvard Lampoon.

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Comedian Alingon Mitra jokes his way to 'Last Comic Standing' finale

Mitra will be seen on TV Aug. 14 as the "Comic Comeback" contest winner during the finale of this season's NBC comedy competition show "Last Comic Standing."

The Interrobang

Alingon Mitra Beats 4 Finalists, Wins Last Comic Standing Comic Comeback

One by one, Mitra took on 5 competitors in the Comic Comeback Twitter competition and knocked them all down. Four of the comedians he faced were Top 10 finalists.

Examiner.com - Boston Comedy Scene

Boston's Alingon Mitra named as a 2014 New Face of Comedy

Stand-up superstars are born at New Faces, and it is only fitting that Mitra is included in the selection for this year’s festival.

Boston Globe

Local comedians competing for TV success

Worcester comedian Alingon Mitra has an Internet campaign going to win a place on the finale of “Last Comic Standing.”

Examiner.com - Boston Comedy Scene

Comedian Alingon Mitra Deserves Your Vote

Aside from being incredibly talented as a stand-up comedian, Alingon Mitra is exactly the kind of person a show like Last Comic Standing needs.

Boston Globe

Alingon Mitra’s comedic career move is seriously paying off

Think of: Mitra has a bit of Gary Gulman’s observational style, but his pedigree is writing for the Harvard Lampoon.

Boston Globe

Comedy festival winner Alingon Mitra gives away his $10,000 prize

Boston Comedy Festival contest winner Alingon Mitra surprised the crowd at the Somerville Theatre Saturday when he announced he would be giving away his $10,000 prize. Half will go to One Fund Boston, and the rest he will split among the 95 comedians he competed against in the weeklong competition.

WBUR - Boston's NPR News Station

Alingon Mitra Serves Up ‘Extra Helpings’ Of Comedy

A Harvard graduate and former writer for The Harvard Lampoon, Mitra plays to the top of your intelligence, getting big laughs while subtly prompting you to look deeper into the world around you.

The Pulse Magazine

Worcester’s Comic with a Heart

Mitra already has an impressive comedy resume and a long list of achievements under his belt.

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Worcester native jokes his way to finals at Foxwoods

“I think my goal is just to be a better comedian because that’s something I can control. Then let the chips fall where they may.”