April Show Plugs Without Any April Showers or Fools Puns


DC/VA: Doing two shows at the Arlington Cinema & Drafthouse FRI 4/3 - SAT 4/4 in Arlington, Virginia, which is not part of the District of Columbia anymore but is once again part of the Union!


NEW YORK: Dust off your top hats and flapper feathers, cuz I’m back at Carolines on Broadway one night only THU 4/16! Tix are only $10 if you use the code JADO online!


TORONTO: See me at Comedy Bar FRI 4/17 - SUN 4/19 and also hopefully hear me! The improvised Sheriff of Nottingham vs. Robin Hood show was such a hit last year we’re bringing it back, plus four boring old regular hilarious standup shows into the weekend!


CHICAGO: You spoke and we listened! Nevertheless, we’ve apparently chosen to ignore you because I’m coming back to Zanies THU 4/23 - SUN 4/26! I’m doing so many shows you’ll have to try not to see me, but even that doesn’t always work!

JA SPRINGTOUR: Tacoma/ SXSW / Virginia/ New York/ Toronto/ Chicago

Well I’m at it again. Dappling around the NAFTA zone the next couple moons to see that you’re all still slinging raspberries!


TACOMA: Boy howdy this is going to be a fuck fest. Three nights at the Tacoma Comedy Club THU 2/26 - SAT 2/28 right in the heart of one of America’s top-five Tacomas! (Note: Seattle NOT welcome at these shows.)


AUSTIN: I am full cock across SXSW Comedy this year SAT 3/14 - TUE 3/17 with standup, characters, an awards show and a live script reading of the pilot I wrote with Scott Aukerman!
- The Embassy: A Live Script Read: 4pm SAT 3/14 Esther’s Follies
- James Adomian & Friends: 10pm SAT 3/14 Esther’s Follies
- Super Serious Show: 8pm SUN 3/15 Belmont
- Uncivil Union: 9pm MON 3/16 Brazos Hall
- Conspiracy Theory Live with Jesse Ventura: 11:30pm MON 3/16 Hideout
- SXSW Interactive Innovation Awards: 7pm TUE 3/17 Hilton Downtown


DC/VA: Doing two shows at the Arlington Cinema & Drafthouse FRI 4/3 - SAT 4/4 in Arlington, Virginia - but DC is welcome to pop right on over the river cuz the Civil War is almost over.


NYC: I’ll be having myself a week there in early April that will involve pinball until my hands fall off, and maybe a few shows. Stay GLUED to this tumblr for updates.


TORONTO: See me at Comedy Bar for a delicious three nights FRI 4/17 - SUN 4/19 in my favorite major city besides all the other ones! Friday early show is the improvised Sheriff of Nottingham vs. Robin Hood show, next four are standup. This time with laughs!


CHICAGO: Back at Zanies for a wild-ass run of 6,000 shows over four nights THU 4/23 - SUN 4/26! Be there, or be a perfectly valid alternate scenario.

NYC & DC: Send off July with JAdo next week!


NEW YORK CITY: Two shows only next week! TUE 7/29 at 7:30pm and WED 7/30 at 9pm at Carolines on Broadway! Featuring Drew Michael, the Lucas Brothers and other hilarious New York friends who were available! Use code JADO for $5 off tickets bought online or by phone.


WASHINGTON DC: One show only! THU 7/31 at The Kennedy Center Millennium Stage! 6pm in the Terrace Theater. Strong language! Weak ideas! FREE ADMISSION!

Good news: I’m joining the Comedy Bang Bang live tour for…

Good news: I’m joining the Comedy Bang Bang live tour for their last night in Washinton DC! With Scott Aukerman, Paul F. Tompkins and The Birthday Boys - what an IFCravaganza! Tix still available for 10pm late show as of this writing!

Bad news: Our seat of government remains mired in gridlock.

Non news: I do standup in Atlanta this weekend and Miami next month!


Scott Aukerman’s Comedy Bang! Bang! LIVE!, featuring special guest Paul F. Tompkins, along with opening act The Birthday Boys, will be hitting the road for a multi-city comedy tour. Kicking off September 28 in Los Angeles, the show will feature a mix of live performance pieces, audience interaction, character drop-ins, and improvisational games, along with sneak peek clips from the series.

The tour is in support of the remaining ten episodes of Comedy Bang! Bang!’s second season which returns from hiatus in October and the series premiere of The Birthday Boys that same month.

Tickets are on sale now!

Springing Summer with J’Adomes!

Hey superpals! I’m hitting 5 cities for some June fun - fune? - before I take a July hiatus - juliatus! Rounding ‘er out with Arizona, New York, Colorado, Tennessee and Virginia. All these show venues are new to me, so come out and say hi after! 

As always, my shows are very queer-friendly. If you’re gay, say hey! If you’re a homophobe, suck one! (That is actually probably the best advice for homophobes: just suck one and chill out.)

Standup Scottsdale
Scottsdale, Arizona (Y’know, Phoenix-ish.)
THU 5/30 - SAT 6/1
5 shows, plus I’m hoping to learn some libertarian prepper survival tips!

John Oliver’s New York Standup Show - FREE!
New York City (That’s right, Gotham! The Big Apple! Dreamsville!)
TUE 6/4 - 7:30 pm at Webster Hall!
Me + Pete Holmes, Nick Turner, Sarah Schaefer, Reggie Watts, more!

ComedyWorks Denver (Downtown)
Denver, Colorado (duh)
WED 6/5 - SUN 6/9
7 shows for 7 brothers! One of them’s gotta be down to bone, right?

Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival
Manchester, Tennessee
SAT 6/15 - SUN 6/16
Got shows with David Cross, Comedy Bang Bang and more all weekend!

Arlington Cinema & Drafthouse
Arlington, Virginia
FRI 6/28 - SAT 6/29
2 shows! DC weirdos please come outnumber the police state thugs!

After that, who knows? Well I do, so I’ll tell you: Oregon in August, Indiana in September and Georgia in October. But that’s all so very far away now.

(Photo: Charlie Sotelo)