Jamie Campbell re-lives the time he was kidnapped as a child in this solo performance that is part comedy, part storytelling, and 100% true. Travel back to 1991 as Jamie relives what he calls the “greatest adventure of my life.” Harrowing at points, and astounding in others, the veteran comedian deftly walks the line between comedy and tragedy, exposing his own faults, and refusing to play the victim card. In this world-premiere performance, Jamie Campbell breaks his silence and tells his story for the first time.
WHAT: THE DEVIL ON THE WALL OR, THAT TIME I GOT KIDNAPPED AT THE KC FRINGE FESTIVAL WHERE: THE BUFFALO ROOM WESTPORT FLEA MARKET 817 WESTPORT ROAD KANSAS CITY, MO 64111 WHEN: FRIDAY, JULY 21, AT 6PM SUNDAY, JULY 23, AT 6PM TUESDAY, JULY 25, AT 8PM FRIDAY, JULY 28, AT 8PM TICKETS: $10 – http://tinyurl.com/KCFringe-Jamie
ABOUT THE WRITER/PERFORMER: An award-winning improviser, playwright, actor, and stand-up comedian, Jamie Campbell was specially-selected by the sister of the late Andy Kaufman to perform at the TBS Just For Laughs Festival. His debut comedy album, Tell Me You’re Proud of Me, debuted at #1 on Amazon’s comedy charts. He has been seen on television in various commercials and has appeared on NBC’s Chicago Fire and Pop TV’s Hollywood Darlings. He is one of the stars of the cult favorite webseries Lunch and Learn, which has millions of online views, and plays the titular role in the upcoming first season of The Mr. Stone Show.