International Stand Up Night at Kuopio Campus 19.9.

To dazzle the new international students arriving to Northern Savo, Kuopio region and its partners invites international students for a Stand Up Night at Kuopio Campus. The event will be organized for the second time on September 19th. The auditorium at the University of Eastern Finland is expected to be fully booked and full of laughter. The event will be in English and top comedians, handpicked by the Kuopio Comedy Festival, from around the world will be performing for the students, including:

  • Orlando Baxter (USA)
  • James Lórien MacDonald (CAN)
  • Ali Jahangiri (FIN)

International Stand Up Night is organized by Kuopio region together with the colleges and Kuopio Comedy Festival to welcome the international students to Northern Savo and have a laugh together. The event is free of charge for international students of UEF, Savonia, Savo Consortium for Education and Ylä-Savo Vocational College.


More information:

Juha Jylhäsalmi, Producer / Juha Jylhäsalmi Productions, tel. 040 571 5231, juha(at)komediafestivaali.fi

Laura Kokko, Marketing coordinator / City of Kuopio, tel. 044 718 2018, laura.kokko(at)kuopio.fi