Jim David is an American stand-up comedian, actor, and writer. He had a passion for comedy growing up, loved reading Mad Magazines, and even created his own comedy magazine as a young adult entitled Icky. He started his career on stage at 9 and before graduating college had appeared in over 50 plays including on Off-Broadway, one Broadway production, and Regional theater productions. Before beginning stand-up, David became a director for plays and also taught theater in schools and local theaters. He then became a full-time comedian and has performed at Montreals Just for Laughs Festival, the TBS Comedy Festival, and HBOs US Comedy Arts Festival to name a few. He was the first openly gay man to have a special on Comedy Central Presents, and he also was on Tough Crowd with Colin Quinn for a few years. David has released four comedy albums, has his own novel entitled, Youll Be Swell, and also created his own one-man comedy theater production, South Pathetic..
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Frequently Asked Questions about booking Jim David.
Many performers, actors, speakers and other talent like Jim David, with postponed or cancelled events due to COVID-19 are now, in certain cases, considering virtual appearances via live streaming. They perhaps may accept lower fees too. If you are seriously interested in booking Jim David or other talent shown on our site, we will research their desire and the specific fee for your live-streaming event or project request.
Jim David's current work schedule and location in relation to your event's type, date, budget, and locality will play a primary factor in the acceptance of booking Jim David for your party. As long as your funding is commensurate to the price range to book Jim David, CTI will propose your event to the official agency representing Jim David. After we consult with them, we can circle back with you to provide a personal and accurate quote that includes: final costs, availability, and actual interest in being hired for your specific event or party.
CTI can give you the Jim David booking price once we submit your event details to their camp. "How much does it cost to book Jim David for an event?" is a frequent question we get, but the final Jim David booking price is contingent on many variables and the booking fee we show is based on a range derived from our past experience with what will Jim David charge for an event. Also, their speaking fee might be different than the fee shown for the cost to perform or to just appear. Popularity, career stage, along with current demand will cause fluctuations in their speaking price too. The final booking price may be more than what is shown, but you should at least have a budget within that range for them to consider an appearance, performance or speaking engagement.
There is low probability to book Jim David for a party with anything substantially less than the published booking cost price range. We will negotiate with the Jim David agent on your behalf, but if your funding is not in place then it will more difficult to book Jim David, because they get many offers to work events that are at or above asking price. It is also important to consider the travel costs when researching the Jim David booking fee, as additional expenses like this, as well as an entourage of staff and equipment, are not necessarily built-in to the booking fee range shown. If your budget does not factor that in, then there is no benefit for them to want to be hired. We do not personally speak for Jim David, but in our experience in booking talent for over 25 years, this is generally the outcome of inadequate funding.