May 30 2018
Jun 09 2018
Walt Fit

Walt Fit

Presented by Cincinnati Fringe Festival at The Mini Microcinema

from Jimmy Grzelak (Philidelphia, PA)

Returning Participant

Primary Lineup – Solo Performance (Music, Political Themes, Fitness)

Rated: R

Show Description

Walt Fit is a self-care-healthcare exercise system for everybody. In 1858, famously lofty poet Walt Whitman released an inspirational self-help health-and-beauty book. It was soon after lost to time. Until now. Reanimate this zombie path to total wellness– attend this seated transformational dance party led by Jimmy Grzelak, “winningly offbeat imagination” (Washington Post) and 2017 Citybeat Critic’s Pick.


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Producer Biography

Jimmy moves around a lot. This is his fourth full-length touring solo piece. In 2013-2014, Jimmy traveled Eurasia by train with the support of a Florence Chandler fellowship for “imagination, moral sensitivity and resourcefulness.” Critics have called him a “wunderkind of weird… a force of nature” (Washington City Paper), “a gifted and charming storyteller” (Cincinnati City Beat)and “balls” (

Fringe Festival Credits

(2013), Montreal Fringe, How to be a terrorist
(2013), Portfringe, How to be a terrorist
(2013), Capital Fringe, How to be a terrorist
(2015), Pittsburgh Fringe, St. Jimmy Celebrates the “The Food at Our Feet”
(2015), Portfringe, St. Jimmy Celebrates the “The Food at Our Feet”
(2015), Capital Fringe, St. Jimmy Celebrates the “The Food at Our Feet”
(2017), Cincy Fringe, Wilderness Survival

Admission Info

Phone: 513-300-5669

Dates & Times

2018/05/30 - 2018/06/09

Additional time info:

Please note that there will be NO LATE SEATING at the Fringe Festival. 

Location Info

The Mini Microcinema

1329 Main Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Parking Info

There is street parking (with stand alone meters, and machines with tickets) and you must pay until 9:00 PM, FYI. You can usually find a spot within a few block radius.

Accessibility Info