Jim has been featured on Comedy Central, RedEye, Comcast Comedy Spotlight, NBC’s “Last Comic Standing,” and “Roughing It” on NESN in his native New England. Jim also founded and currently runs The Boston Comedy Festival. He works in top comedy clubs in Boston, Las Vegas, New York, Dublin, Montreal and Edinburgh. Since 1999 Jim has also entertained U.S. troops at more than 100 bases around the world. An account of his experiences performing for the troops has recently been published in Embedded Comedian which Jim describes as a “field manual for comedians in a war zone.”.
Helen DiMarzioFestival Director
Helen oversees marketing and talent booking as well a the production of shows. Helen enjoys creating a supportive festival atmosphere. In addition to the annual Boston Comedy Festival Helen produces the the Best of the Boston Comedy festival in theatres all over New England, and works as a freelance visual artist