Billed as a Certified Lunatic and Master of the Impossible, Tomáš Kubínek is a comic genius, virtuoso vaudevillian, and all-round charmer who gives audiences “an utterly joyous experience they remember for a lifetime.” Tomáš Kubínek will perform at the Kahilu Theatre on Wednesday, February 6, 2019, at 7 pm. Ticket info below.
With appearances in over 30 countries and a professional career spanning 3 decades, he has won the hearts of thousands in theaters, opera houses, television specials, on Broadway, and at international festivals of culture. Transcending categorization, his original performances leave audiences clutching their sides with laughter, breathless, and madly in love.
“Inventive, hilarious, charming, disarming, irreverent, creative, and he works a crowd as few mortals can.” – FOOLPROOF FESTIVAL, SEATTLE, WA
Tomáš Kubínek was born in Prague, Czechoslovakia. He grew up in Canada and resides in the United States. His solo-shows have played to sold-out crowds at London Southbank Centre’s Purcell Theatre, Teatro Goldoni in Venice, The International Festival of Hong Kong, The Brooklyn Academy of Music, The Singapore Arts Festival, Sasch Hall in Florence, Tokyo’s Asahi Hall, Theatre des Celestins in Lyon, The International Congress of Fools in Moscow, and The New Victory Theater in New York City.
As an Artist-in-Residence Kubínek has created large-scale community-based projects with performing arts centers including The University of Iowa’s Hancher Auditorium, The John Michael Kohler Arts Center, The South Milwaukee Performing Arts Center, and many others. As a featured guest artist with symphony orchestras, he brings anarchy to the concert stage to help them reach new audiences.
“Absolutely expert and consistently charming!” — THE NEW YORK TIMES
In conjunction with his touring Kubínek conducts Master-Classes at Universities and with professional theater companies and does outreach programs for youth detention centers and men’s and women’s correctional facilities. His Big Island appearance will include a matinee Performance for Young Audiences at Kahilu.
Kubínek is the recipient of international awards including; The Moers Comedy Prize from The International Comedy Arts Festival in Germany, The Schneestern Award from the International Festival of Humor in Arosa, Switzerland, and The Samuel Beckett Theatre Award from The Dublin Theater Festival in Ireland.
If You Go
TOMÁŠ KUBÍNEK – Certified Lunatic and Master of the Impossible will perform at the Kahilu Theatre Wednesday, February 6, 2019, at 7 pm. This performance is not for children. Tickets are $65/$45/$25 and can be purchased at kahilutheatre.org, (808) 885-6868 or at the Kahilu Theatre Box Office located at 67-1186 Lindsey Road, Kamuela.
For more info on Kubínek, visit his official website: http://www.kubinek.com