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Inspired by Commedia Dell'Arte and Walt Disney, Ennio's first creation was Marilyn Monroe, with costumes, wigs and props made from paper. He's the original quick-change artist who revolutionises origami into theatrical magic. A living cartoon, his show is a tour de force of inspired creativity, featuring a whirlwind of amazing paper costumes and split-second changes. An endless parade of parodies waltzes before your eyes from Eminem to Dolly Parton, taking in Madonna and Celine Dion.
"it's an absolute hoot...irrepressible" The New York Times, NY
sustained hour of heaven by an entertainer touched by genius...this
is performance at its crazy, creative unfettered best"
"A true Paper Tiger" The Evening Standard, UK
"Ennio, the one man show starring comic genius Ennio Marchetto has been extended and you're a nightmare if you don't drop your glassware and run to see it..." Michael Musto, The Village Voice, NY
"breathtakingly inventive...an hour that zooms by gales of laughter" The Daily News, NY
"like the late Matisse... raises paper cutting to an art form, mimicry to a theatrical realm" The Boston Globe
"Irrisistible...Marchetto is in serious danger of giving mime a good name"...Hettie Judah, Sunday Times, London
'Marchetto doesn't just impersonate the stars, he sends them up rotten'...The Guardian, London
"You've never see anything like Ennio. A one-man Beach Blanket Babylon. His costumes are brilliant and hilarious. A laugh-out-loud funny show that is a burst of music, comedy and creativity." Chad Jones, Oakland Tribune "the show's a gas" Show Business, NY
"Check out Ennio, the gooney irresistible cartoon. What a doll!" Steve Winn, San Francisco Chronicle
"Italian super mime, Ennio, is an origami extravaganza of celebrity impressions, a hilarious parade of delights and surprises. An immensely entertaining, pleasurable, playful evening. A dream of a show"Robert Hurwitt, San Francisco Examiner
"ENNIO is electric, eclectic shocker. Breezy, Campy, Fun" Marc De La Vina, San Jose Mercury
"There is no other show on the planet like Ennio who is on the cutting edge." Richard Dodds, Bay Area Reporter
amazing, sensational comedy masterpiece. it's a brand new form of comedy
and it's the cleverest and funniest show I've seen in years. This is
a show for everyone. I was overwhelmed." Jerry Friedman, KGO radio
this boy does with his body plus a soundtrack plus coloured paper is
wonderfully, wickedly funny..." The Observer, London