Know Your Comedian – Joe Eagan

Next week we have Canadian superstar, the man who will make the absurd seem hilarious, Mr Joe Eagan

Joe Eagan is a Canadian comedian who has lived in Sweden since 2000. He enjoys talking about everyday life, the world around us, and making funny observations about different countries, cultures, and languages.

He is a big fan of an unusual form of stand-up comedy called ‘sit-down comedy’ – a form of comedy where pictures and music accompany the comedian on stage.

Joe currently runs the chain of English speaking stand-up clubs called WiseCracker’s, with locations throughout Sweden and Denmark in places like Copenhagen, Lund, and Gothenburg. You can read more about joe on his websites which is and

Joe’s biggest influences are Eddie Izzard, Demetri Martin, and Jay Sankey. His favourite joke is ‘fat kids are harder to kidnap’.

See Joe and the whole show this Thursday the 13th of January at Manala, Helsinki. Presales tickets are available from Tiketti