Dandyman is a must see show of outrageously funny proportions. Australia's Prince of Circus & Physical Comedy, Daniel Oldaker aka ‘Dandyman’ will thrill you with a kooky, eclectic, unique and quirky show featuring; jaw dropping circus, absurd acrobatics, side-splitting comedy and mischievous high-jinks. See Dandyman balance watermelons on his head, witness everyday drinking straws come to life before your very eyes. Dandyman inhabits an invigorating, crazy, sublime and magical world that you will never want to leave!
Take a dash of Rowan Atkinson, throw in a pinch of Jim Carey, cross Salvadore Dali with Jerry Lewis, throw in some juggling balls, a bowtie made of straws and a whole lot of charisma and you've arrived somewhere in the neighborhood of Dandyman. Combining, comedy, top-notch circus skills and blending them all into something entirely fresh and just a little bit chaotic.
Dandyman is a 5 star award winning physical comedian who draws on 15 years of performance experience in over 25 countries. He’s trained with Phillippe Gaulier (Sascha Baron Cohens mentor) been sought after by Cirque du Soleil and Circus Oz and performed at many of the most highly regarded Festivals and venues around the globe, including most recently appearing at the Woodford Folk Festival (where he received standing ovations) and at the Sydney Opera House with La Soiree to capacity crowds.
Dandyman will take you on an unforgettable journey similar to an exploding birthday cake of variety and vavavoom!
Best International Act (Busan Comedy Festival, Sth. Korea)
Nominated for Montreal Just for Laughs Award (St Ambroise Festival, Montreal)
Patrons Pick (Winnipeg Fringe Festival)
"Oldaker is a master of object manipulation." Herald Sun
"High energy clowning ... rivals Buster Keaton." The Adelaide Advertiser
“withdrawing the predictability to offer a genuinely unique Festival experience” The Pun
“the most captivating and engaging entrance for a show” Theatre Press