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