Jim Zarling is a multi-talented performer who brings together a mixture of stand up and improv comedy to the stage that results in a unique comedy experience that is fast-paced, off-the-cuff and always hilarious. He has traveled around the country performing at both stand up and improv festivals, calling The Coalition Theater in Richmond his home.
He has also performed as humorous characters in many commercials, including spots for the Virginia Lottery, and films like the cult classic "Spudnuts".
Jim has headlined the Charlottesville Comedy Festival and featured at Richmond's FBomb Festival, Wilmington, NC's Cape Fear Comedy Festival and the North Carolina Comedy Arts Festival. He also co-headlined the Bone Thugs N Comedy Tour in 2011-12 and the Big Loud and Angry Comedy Tour in 2013.
Jim is from Milwaukee, Wisconsin and a graduate of Marquette University.
Comedy is what he does.
6 Degrees Of Kevin Bacon
Jim Zarling learned improv at Marquette University from Gerald Walling SJ who was in "The Blues Brothers" with John Belushi who was in "Animal House" with...Kevin Bacon.