Traveling From: Montreal
Fees:$5,001 - $7,500
Michel Lauziere is a combination of inventor / acrobat / comedian / musician and juggler rolled up into one charismatic “Master of the Unusual.” Michel Lauziere is an artist which invariably dazzles by his humor, tenderness, wit, and incredible skills.
Experience: Michel Lauziere has performed his one-man stage show on 5 continents and his original acts are enjoyed by an estimated 1 billion viewers. It all started in 1970… Michel, a freelance caricaturist and graphic artist, entered the wild, wild world of comedy and variety. He first performed at the age of 15.
In 1975, Michel and another variety artist started performing together on a national and international level for almost 13 years. In 1985, he participated in the Just For Laughs Tour. In 1988, Michel Lauziere started his solo career and began exploring the international circuit more actively. He began his solo career in 1989, after working with a partner for a few years.
Over the last 10 years, Michel has visited more than 50 countries, worked in over 100 cities and performed over 1000 shows (including 250 shows in Germany and 200 in the United States). Millions of spectators all over the world have seen him on more than 75 television variety shows including Just For Laughs, The Arsenio Hall Show, The American Comedy Awards, The Jerry Lewis Telethon. He also appeared on Show Time USA and HBO.
With numerous appearances on the most prestigious television networks in Europe, Asia, South America , North America ( guest on the Tonight Show with Jay Leno and on the Late Show with David Letterman) and with several viral clips on the Web, Michel Lauzière ranks among the most appreciated visual comedians in the world.
Performance Style: On stage, Lauzière is a master in grasping the audience’s attention and drawing them into his world of unusual comedy.With his remarkable talent and imagination, he can make music out of anything. From entering a huge balloon on the musical theme of “2001 a Space Odyssey”, to playing classical and popular music with his famous horn suit, water guns or absolutely anything he can find, Michel Lauziere reveals some of the most original and unique site gags ever performed. Although he is best known for his incredible giant balloon act, he has a wide range of hilarious, breath-taking variety numbers. A self-taught musician, Michel always surprises his audience with his inventive ideas. Michel is able to perform his show in four languages.
“If you TIVO…record MICHEL to play at your next family gathering. Trust me; you’re going to see something you’ve never seen before. Amazing! Absolutely wonderful!” – David Letterman
Why hire Michel Lauziere? Michel’s corporate, private function and special event performance, consists of Michel’s signature pieces (balloon and horn suit), as well as a number of his favorite musical site gags for a duration of up to 60 minutes. Artist of universal appeal, Lauzière is one of the few comedian-performers who can charm and entertain audiences of all social backgrounds, all ages, and all cultures.
Works Well in this Type of Event: Private Events, Corporate Events, Cruise Lines, Comedy Festivals, Sports Events, Casino Events, Charity Events, Holiday Parties, Conventions, and Trade Shows.
Contact: You can request information on our entertainment options through our on-line request form. Or, you can call us Toll Free at 1.800.693.6665.
His inventions are marvels of simplicity, recycled everyday objects that transform form and function into an entertaining enterprise. ”
LOS ANGELES TIMES, Los Angeles (USA)
” The flagship of modern variety. ”
DIE WELT, Berlin (Germany)
” Creator of comical routines that made him internationally renowned. ”
EL MERCURIO, Santiago (Chile)
” Under the spell of the eccentric comic… Lauziere delivers imaginative poetry. ”
” The alchemist of sound. ”
LE SOLEIL, Quebec City (Canada)
” A modern clown, but without the red nose and oversized shoes… surely an
absolute must. ”
LA NOVA BÜNTNER TAGBLATT, Arosa (Switzerland)
” He’s an inventive, winningly relaxed performer. ”
THE OTTAWA CITIZEN, Ottawa (Canada)
” He bounced about on stage, prompting howls of laughter. ”
THE STRAITS TIMES (Singapore)
” The master of the unusual reinvents humour. ”
LA TRIBUNA, Marbella (Spain)
” Michel captures audiences of all ages… Incredible! ”
WEEKLY PLANET NEWS, Tampa Bay (USA)
” And the public wants more. Bewildered by such a flow of ideas, delighted
by this stream of fresh air on stage. ”
LA TRIBUNE, Sherbrooke (Canada)
” He manages to play classical music on dishes… Funny and unique. ”
” So casual his demeanor, so bursting his talent. ”
NEUE RHEIN ZEITUNG, Düsseldorf (Germany)
” … a limitless imagination…dazzling! ”
LA PRESSE, Montreal (Canada)