Our comedy festival questionnaire asks acts about their show.
Where have we seen you before?
U-Live, U-Late and Short Poppies on the TV. Fanfiction Comedy, Snort and Kiwi Heroes.
My comedy festival show is called:
Eli Matthewson's Big Audition.
Due to it mainly being about:
The show is me auditioning to be your best friend. It is mainly me attempting to prove myself as an actor, singer, comedian, dancer person any way I can. Expect mess and fun. Fun mess.
The idea behind it having been inspired by:
My dream to be a super serious "Chris Warner" style actor that has led me hurtling into comedy.
Compared with how I am in everyday life the person you will see on stage is:
More talkative and has cleaner clothes.
The one thing I worry about the most performing this show is:
What time I should eat dinner, because I can't eat before the show or my stomach will go funny, but afterwards it's too late for dinner #conundrum.
But I think the show is just as funny as:
When Nicole married herself on Shortland Street. It may not be for you if you're offended by: Someone who loves Jurassic Park a little too much.
But do head along if your idea of great live comedy involves:
Funny wigs and live dating videos.
Or if you are a fan of:
Though if you sit down the front be warned:
I might say something nice about your appearance.
For me, this is NZ comedy festival number:
Which makes me:
Hyperactive toddler age.
When/where: Basement Studio, April 25-26 and April 29-May 3, 7.15pm.
Eli Matthewson From: Christchurch but Auckland now.