BIG TOAST ENTERTAINMENT

 

Introducing Christof! the Clown
Intro Christof! : School Shows : Happy Clients : Contact Christof! 

Introducing Christof!


“ His physical skills and timing are impeccable…. he creates an irresistible atmosphere of fun.”
Sydney Morning Herald

 

 Introducing Christof!! Christof!! is Australia's most loved contemporary clown. He is a multi-award winning comedian whose shows link the traditions of Vaudeville, Slapstick, Music hall and Clown. Described as 'Charlie Chaplin meets Jim Carrey', Christof!! is in great demand locally and internationally.

 

Since 1978, Christof!! has been working as a performer, instructor and director in the fields of physical theatre, clown, circus and cabaret. He trained at the Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne Teachers College and Gerry Cottle's Circus School in the U.K. and has performed in over 30 festivals in 7 different countries.

 

On television you can see him in shows ranging from Blue Heelers to Here's Humphrey. In circus he has performed with Circus Oz (Australia), the Festival Mondial du Cirque de Demain (Paris), Barnum (Australia) and Gerry Cottle's Circus (U.K.); and in the corporate world Christof!! has entertained audiences from Qantas to the Rural Water Commission.

 

Christof!! is a master of spontaneity whose highly physical approach crosses the barriers of language, culture, age and attitude.

 

Comedy, music, circus skills,

audience participation, and stuff....

"From unicycle, to stilts to a fantastic show

on stage you were a highlight of the festival"
Events & Cultural Development Officer, Knox City Council

 

Skills

Hat manipulation, Juggling, Mime, Mask, Stilts, Unicycle, Puppetry, Physical Comedy, Improvisation, Magic, Plate Spinning, Traditional and Contemporary Clown...

 

Theatre, Cabaret and Circus
(select list):

Barnum, Circus Oz, Diamond Beach Casino, Festival Mondial du Cirque de Demain (Paris), Gerry Cottle's Circus (U.K.), Lassiter's Casino....

 

Corporate Events

Ansett, ANZ, Asgard, BHP, BMW, Cadbury Schweppes, Cannon, Victorian Department of Human Services, Ford, Hewlett Packard, Laminex, Lotus, Mercedes Benz, Meeting Industry Association, Myers, Price Waterhouse, Qantas, Rural Water Commission, Shell, Skilled Engineering, Telecom, Vodaphone, Yamaha, Zurich Life...

Festivals (select list):

Adelaide Festival of the Arts, Banff Streetfest (Canada), Cardiff Summer Festival (Wales), Edinburgh Festival (Scotland), Carnevale (Italy), Melbourne International Comedy Festival, Yume Kojo (Japan)...

 

Schools

Primary, Secondary and University Melbourne and Rural Victoria, Queensland, NSW, Western Australia, Tasmania