Jim began his professional performing career in 1986 at The Houston Festival as a busker. He has since developed his show at festivals, theme parks, comedy clubs and colleges around the country. In 2003, he won the regional division of Laff Across America, which lead to performances at the Las Vegas Comedy Festival. In 2018 he performed his original unicycle act on ABC’s The Gong Show and that same year he was featured in a TV Commercial for Mr Cooper. He has also performed with and served as Director of Clowning for Houston Grand Opera, performed at San Francisco’s legendary Pier 39 and appeared at the Houston Fringe Festival, where his show was chosen as a Producer’s Pick.
Jim has performed to the delight of crowds at The Maryland Renaissance Festival, Texas Renaissance Festival, Scarborough Faire, Massachusetts Renaissance Festival, and the St. Louis Renaissance Festival.