Easter holidays are over. Weather in Łódź miserable. How about cheering up with some stand-up comedy by one of the best English language stand-up comedians in Poland? Get ready to train your laughing muscles as American stand-up comedian “Famous Jim Williams” will perform at Klub Szafa on Thursday, 20th of April.
Jim Williams is an American comedian who has been living in the south-western Polish city of Wroclaw for 10 years. For over 5 years he has organized English language stand-up comedy events in Wroclaw, Krakow, and other cities across Poland.
His events are usually attended by a mix of international students and professionals, as well as English speaking Poles and have received outstanding reviews.
Jim is organizing a stand-up comedy show in Łódź on Thursday, 20th April. The event will take place at Klub Szafa,
ul. Rewolucji 1905r. 10 and starts at 20:00.
Jim Williams and World-Wide Comedy have been producing monthly stand-up comedy shows in English for 5 years, entertaining both foreigners living in Poland as well as English speaking Polish locals. Having created vibrant comedy cultures in both Wroclaw and Krakow, Jim Williams and World-Wide Comedy are coming to Łódź, hoping to do the same for the English speaking community in the central Polish city!
The evening will start with an open-mic hosted by Ukrainian comedian Sviat Marinated. During open-mic, anyone can get on stage for 5 minutes and tell jokes. Space will be limited, so if you’re interested, send a message to World-Wide Comedy via their facebook fanpage. As a bonus, all open-mic performers will receive one free beer from the bar!
About the performers:
Sviat Marinated has been a part of the Wroclaw stand-up comedy scene since 2015 and has been a host, MC, and a strong feature act at stand-up comedy shows around Poland. He has been performing in English, Ukrainian and Polish at various events, including the Multi-cultural Festival in Wroclaw.
Jim Williams is the founder of World-Wide Comedy, and is known as The Godfather of stand-up comedy in English in Wroclaw. A performer for nearly 20 years, Jim has toured the US and Europe as a mime, actor, clown, physical comedian and even starred in a music video for Polish rock group Trzynasta w Samo Poludnie. He has lived in Poland for 10 years.
His physical comedy act Liquidmime has won top awards at Poland’s comedy festivals and made several television appearances. Jim also appeared on Mam Talent as Liquidmime, making his way to the semi-finals. As a stand-up comedian, Jim performs in both Polish and English. His first show, “I’m Gonna’ Mowic Popolsku” won several awards at Polish comedy festivals, and he appeared on Dzieki Bogu Juz Weekend and Tylko Dla Doroslych.
Where: Klub Szafa, ul. Rewolucji 1905r 10, Łódź
Tickets: 15 PLN (normal) – 10 PLN (students).