“You have watched us date, you have seen us get engaged. “For a while, I found out how unhappy we both were. “I know a lot of you are very disappointed or angry.
She is best known for her Internet character Miranda Sings, posting videos of the character on You Tube and performing her one-woman comedy act on tour in theatres worldwide.
clueless to the fact that they were terrible." Miranda's videos drew predictably sharp criticism on You Tube, and as they became popular, Ballinger modified the character in response to the negative comments.
She says: "I took what people hated and exaggerated it more in the next video." Ballinger has performed a one-woman comedy act, as Miranda Sings, at first in cabaret spaces and later in theatres in New York, London, and other cities in the US, UK, Australia, Europe, Canada and elsewhere.
In her videos and stage act, the narcissistic character sings and dances badly, discusses current events that she misunderstands, gives inept "tutorials", collaborates with other You Tubers, and rants about her personal issues and her critics, whom she calls the "haters".
Using her Psycho Soprano You Tube channel and Go Fund Me, she gives away personal items and Miranda merchandise and props, and draft scripts from Haters Back Off.
In 2015, Ballinger donated all of the funds raised to St.
In this show, "Colleen has fantastically found a way for guys to become interested in a makeup show that isn’t called 'Naked Ladies Wear Makeup While Kissing Each Other and Boobies and Stuff' ... In 2009, Ballinger began to make a living by performing her live one-woman comedy act in character as Miranda.
She arranged her own appearances and publicity for the first nine months but soon decided that she needed a professional manager.