Comedian Sarah Colonna Talks Sports, Life and Relationships at the Liberty Funny Bone

In addition to doing stand-up, Colonna co-hosts the podcast "Off the Rails" with fellow comic Josh Wolf

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Sarah Colonna

Sarah Colonna grew up a sports fan, mostly following baseball. “My dad was a sports editor, so I’m more knowledgeable than I would have been otherwise,” says the Arkansas native.

Colonna’s dad worked at the Orange County Register, which made her a fan of the Los Angeles Angels. Somewhat oddly, though, she’s married to a footballer, former Seattle Seahawks punter Jon Ryan.

Football isn’t a sport Colonna followed previously. “As I’ve gotten older, I appreciate it more. Football used to be something that could be on in the background, but I never followed it.” That has changed.

Onstage she talks not only about sports but also relationships and her day-to-day life. In addition to doing stand-up, Colonna co-hosts the podcast Off the Rails with fellow comic Josh Wolf.

7:30 and 10 p.m. Friday (March 8); 7 and 10 p.m. Saturday (March 9); 7 p.m. Sunday (March 10). $12-$47. Funny Bone Liberty, 7518 Bales St., Liberty Township, liberty.funnybone.com

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