Empire Comedy Live is excited to bring James Adomian back to Toronto for the first time since 2019! A Comedy Bar favorite, we're excited to kick off 2023 with James
James will be headlining these stand up shows featuring a variety of Toronto comedians this week at Comedy Bar's new Danforth Street location. 2800 Danforth Ave (at Main Street station)
Presented by Empire Comedy Live
Bringing Bigger Laughs to Toronto since 2009
Jamesis an actor/comedian who is well known for hischaracters and impressions.Conan O’Briencalledhim “a genius.”
He can currently be seenalmost weekly on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE! doing various impressions like Mike Lindell and ElonMusk.His podcast, The Underculture on the Forever Dog PodcastNetwork, had one of the best podcast episodes of 2019 according toIndiewire,and in2020James got to interview Bernie Sanders (as Bernie Sanders)
James famously portrayed Bernie Sanders in the wildly successful projectTRUMP VS BERNIE,which resulted in a sold out international tour, a #1 comedy album (TRUMP VS BERNIE: LIVE IN BROOKLYN), and two 1 hour long comedy specials on Fusion:TRUMP VS BERNIE: DEBATE FOR AMERICA, andTRUMP VS BERNIE: SHOUT THE VOTE, a sketch special withJamesplaying various characters.
Jameshas also performed to much acclaim over the yearsat the JustFor LaughsFestival in Montreal, amongst many other festivals. His seminal comedy album LOW HANGING FRUIT will soon be re-released viathe label800 Pound Gorilla to commemorate its 10 yearanniversary. Jameshas also donerecurring voiceover on numerous animated shows, including HARLEY QUINN, DUNCANVILLE, CLOSE ENOUGH, HUMAN RESOURCES, CAT BURGLAR, INSIDE JOB, OUR CARTOON PRESIDENT onShowtime, BOB’S BURGERS, BOJACK HORSEMAN, AMERICAN DAD, FUTURE WORM, TALKING TOM, and PIG GOAT BANANA CRICKET, amongst many others.
COVID 19 INFORMATION & ACCESSIBILITY
Wearing a mask is recommended, but not mandatory.
Comedy Bar Danforth is an accessible venue with an elevator to basement level. Accessible washrooms are located on both levels.
The use of smoke machines and strobe, flashing lights or lasers may occur during performances.
Event Location: 2800 Danforth Avenue, Toronto ON M4C 1M1