Wednesday 17 March, 6:30pm
Thursday 18 March, 6:30pm
Friday 19 March, 6:30pm
Saturday 20 March, 2:00pm
Saturday 20 March, 7pm
Price: $19 - $49 (services fees apply)
New Zealand’s answer to Mr Bean, but with more physical prowess!
International circus sensation Thomas Monckton is back with his latest and greatest solo show, a physical theatre comedy masterpiece about a nutty painter with an almighty creative block.
The follow-up to Monckton’s worldwide smash hit The Pianist, The Artist is a hilarious and endlessly appealing story without words for comedy lovers, pranksters and the struggling artiste in all of us. Bursting with hysterical clowning, acrobatics and wordless hijinks in the pursuit of creating art, this exceptional feat of storytelling has wowed audiences around the world for a reason – it’s that funny, and that good.
----------------★★ ★ ★ “Stomach muscle-achingly funny.” — The Scotsman★★ ★ ★ “Monckton is back with another masterful display of the art of wordlessly eliciting laughter.” — The Times
Image credit: Antii Saukko
The Artist is presented with support from the Four Winds Foundation and Platinum Patrons Janet Clarke & John Judge
This show is part of the Auckland Arts Festival 2021 Programme.
For more information about the Festival and other shows that will be on please click here.