Energetic and accessible,
acclaimed standup John Heffron shares an array of relatable experiences from
childhood through life as a married father. He’s learned a thing or two about
relationships with family, friends, and even himself along his journeys, gaining
an astute, uniquely honest perspective widely praised among his comedy peers.
Audiences of all ages relate to his enthusiastic, hard-won wisdom, recognizing
how often the path to maturity is marked by universal triumphs and failures.
Rather than mock differences, the Detroit native aims to engage, connect, and
Long before emerging
victorious in the second season of NBC hit reality competition Last Comic
Standing, Heffron first took the stage at the University of Michigan campus
Main Street Comedy Showcase. He soon found himself skipping night classes to
pursue his passion and branching into FM radio, serving as Danny Bonaduce’s
wingman on Detroit’s Number One morning show, Danny Bonaduce and the Q Crew.
Along with appearances on The
Tonight Show, Chelsea Lately, The Late Show, HBO, FX, VH1, A&E, and CMT,
Heffron remains one of a small handful of veteran performers to tape two
separate Comedy Central specials and has An Hour Special “Middle Class Funny”
In the podcasting realm,
Heffron has guested on WTF with Marc Maron, The Joe Rogan Experience, and Ari
Shaffir’s Skeptic Tank. He launched his own The State I’m In on the All Things
Comedy network in August 2014. Much like his self-effacing live material, Heffron’s
podcast invites guests and listeners alike to explore the ever-fluctuating
position they find themselves in both physically and mentally.
In addition to headlining
clubs and appearing at festivals around the world, Heffron remains in high
demand as a performer at events for numerous Fortune 50 companies including
Mercedes, Frito Lay, Sonic, Johnson & Johnson, Ernst and Young, And The FBI
Just to name a few.
His four albums, Middle Class Funny DVD, and best-selling advice book I Come to You From the Future: Everything You’ll Need to Know Before You Know It are available on iTunes and Amazon.