Zen-like comic Steven Wright to perform at Ridgefield Playhouse

Pictured: Comedian Steven Wright performs at Ridgefield Playhouse this weekend.

Zen-like comedian Steven Wright (above) brings his trademark wit to the Ridgefield Playhouse on Friday, Nov. 30 at 8 p.m.

Wright’s ironic, deadpan comedy and bizarre observations have earned him regular guest spots on the late night talk show circuit with David Letterman, Jay Leno, Jimmy Kimmel and Craig Ferguson.

He was awarded an Oscar in 1989 for Best Short Live-Action Film for “The Appointments of Dennis Jennings,” which he starred in and co-wrote with Michael Armstrong.

deadpan delivery, stoic manner and Wright-isms delivered in his signature monotone that .

Tickets, which cost $60, can be purchased by calling 203-438-5795 or going online.

Linda Tuccio-Koonz