March 11 - March 12

Upstairs At Cap City: David James

Upstairs At Cap City: David James

David James is a stand up comic based out of Philadelphia. He started doing open mics in 2005 at the Laff House in Philadelphia, Pa. In 2006 David won Helium Comedy Club's First Annual "Philly's Phunniest Competition". Since then, David has worked his way from a host to a solid feature and co-headlining act at several clubs and colleges across the nation. David has opened for popular comedians including Mo'Nique, Greg Giraldo, Bill Burr, JB Smoove and many others.

David's comedic style comes from social observations and life's annoyances. Whether talking about relationship problems, his former job as a probation officer, or his many pet peeves, David's unique take on subjects leave audiences intrigued and laughing. Don't miss this exciting rising comic!

03/11/2022 8:00 PM

Door Time: 7:00 PM

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Upstairs At Cap CityDavid James started comedy when he was the only person in his village that could pull a microphone from a stone. He immediately went to his first open mic night at The Laugh House in Philadelphia. Audiences responded to David's talent immediately by asking, "hey, where that Ni@@a from soul plane, you ain't him!?" Next, David became a legend by defeating all of his foes in the Philadelphia Hunger Games, also known as Helium Comedy Clubs First Annual Philly's Phunniest Competition. He retired from comedy competitions due to the carnage left behind. Since then, David has worked his way up in the comedy world. David has performed at Colleges in front of woke children, bars in front of people that didn't know there would be a comedy show, private shows that owners forced their employees to attend, and at clubs in front of drunk adults. David has performed all around the country featuring and headlining without catching a #MeToo case. His unique and observational style of walking on the line has left audiences intrigued, confused, and laughing. Don't miss this exciting comic!


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David James is a stand up comic based out of Philadelphia. He started doing open mics in 2005 at the Laff House in Philadelphia, Pa. In 2006 David won Helium Comedy Club's First Annual "Philly's Phunniest Competition". Since then, David has worked his way from a host to a solid feature and co-headlining act at several clubs and colleges across the nation. David has opened for popular comedians including Mo'Nique, Greg Giraldo, Bill Burr, JB Smoove and many others.

David's comedic style comes from social observations and life's annoyances. Whether talking about relationship problems, his former job as a probation officer, or his many pet peeves, David's unique take on subjects leave audiences intrigued and laughing. Don't miss this exciting rising comic!