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Ivan Aristeguieta: Juithy

1st Aug 2018 - 26th Aug 2018

Bunker One - Pleasance Courtyard

7:15pm

Suitable for ages 14 and above

Overview

Third World meets First World when this award-winning Venezuelan makes his Edinburgh debut. After escaping Venezuela and immigrating to Australia, Ivan Aristeguieta became one of the hottest comics Down Under. Say 'hola' to your new favourite comedian! He's one happy immigrant squeezing all the privileges the First World can give him. The mango truly is 'juithier' on the other side.

Winner: Best Newcomer – Sydney Comedy Festival 2016, Best Comedy – Adelaide Fringe 2017.

'Aristeguieta’s performance is outstanding... My advice: run to buy a ticket, on the off chance that there are still any available' **** (ArtsHub.co.uk).

Ivan Aristeguieta became a full time comedian after having a successful career as a Brew Master and Food Technologist in his home country of Venezuela. He left the Brewery but drinking beer is still part of his job. He quickly escalated to become part of the new Venezuelan comedy movement selling out shows around Venezuela and Miami-Florida (USA).

 

On the year 2012 Ivan migrated to Australia and took the great challenge of performing comedy in a second language and aimed for Australian laughter. 6 years after performing comedy for the first time in English Ivan is one happy comedy-migrant and he’s squeezing all the privileges the First-World can give him. From his own TV show, Lost in Pronunciation, his live stand-up TV special debut, Chorizo Sizzle, to be invited to perform in the prestigious Just For Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal on 2017.

WINNER- WEEKLY BEST COMEDY AWARD 2017 ADELAIDE FRINGE 

WINNER - BEST NEWCOMER - 2016 SYDNEY COMEDY FESTIVAL

WINNER - WEEKLY BEST COMEDY AWARD- 2016 PERTH FRINGE WORLD

NOMINEE - BEST COMEDY (OVERALL) - 2017 ADELAIDE FRINGE

Open/closeReviews and Quotations

'Aristeguieta’s performance is outstanding... My advice: run to buy a ticket, on the off chance that there are still any available.'
stars
Arts Hub
'Give this man citizenship now'
4 stars
Chortle.co.uk

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