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Trygve Wakenshaw: NAUTILUS

NAUTILUS, a 75 minute tour-de-force of high-octane mime is the widely lauded follow up to the cult hit physical comedies KRAKEN and SQUIDBOY from award-winning and internationally acclaimed idiot Trygve Wakenshaw.

Winner: Best Performer, Dublin Fringe
Nominated: Fosters Comedy Award, Edinburgh Festival Fringe

“Astonishing, original, witty and engrossing.” ★★★★★ The Arts Desk

“Incredibly clever, yet entirely stupid comedy... one of the most entertaining shows I’ve ever seen at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival.” ★★★★★ Edinblogger

“A living cartoon... genuinely hilarious... an incredibly captivating night of comedy.” ★★★★★ The Public Reviews

“Wonderfully creative in ways that other people who have moved in similar territory have not even begun to explore.” ★★★★★ Edinburgh Guide

“So magical, so delightfully playful. Wakenshaw leaves his audience slack-jawed with admiration.”
★★★★ The Scotsman

“The kind of funny you get when not just the rug but the whole floor and foundations are pulled right out from under you.” ★★★★ The Guardian

“It’s impossible to watch without bated breath to see where it’s going next... this is an excellent show.” ★★★★ One4review

“Trygve is a Loony Toons creation made flesh... you can’t help but be carried away by the pure joy of his madcap landscapes.” ★★★★ Fest

“Expertly-performed and largely-silent... the New Zealander continues to hit the physical comedy jackpot.” ★★★★ The List

“A master of his art... the physical performance is enough to convert anybody to the art of clowning.” ★★★★ The Skinny

"Very funny... this is expert stuff." ★★★★ The Mirror