Paolo Sambrano

Life Coach and Small Business Owner in Oakland, California

Paolo Sambrano is a writer and performer best known for his critically acclaimed autobiographical solo show Bi-Poseur, directed by the Emmy-nominated W. Kamau Bell.

Bi-Poseur has been performed to sold-out houses across the nation and is available online at Bi-Poseur.com. Author Esme Wang said that Paolo has “sassy smarts, wonderful wit, and (an) amazing ability to move around on a stage while conveying the deepest, darkest aspects of mental illness.”

In addition, Paolo is the creator and co-designer of the card game No Benefits, a co-host of the podcast On This Very Screen, and formerly was the co-owner and editor of The San Francisco Appeal. KXAN-TV in Austin, TX reported that his suicide attempt was "obviously unsuccessful."