Stand Up Comedian/ Contortionist/ Escapologist/ Magician!
Chris Cross is a Comedy Specialty Act who is from Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, UK
He travels the World performing his Unique one man show from New York to New Zealand, Bahrain to Dubai, London to Paris and most places in-between too!
Combining Quick wit and comedic observations along with genuinely sick dislocations and body stunts, Cross works his way to a big Escapology Finale to his act.
He throws magic tricks and gags into his act along the way for good measure too of course creating an act that will turn your frown upside down and stomach inside out!
Chris is also a Multi-Award Winning Close-up Magician among his peers in the Northern Magic Circle (NMC)
He has previously been booked to teach The Hairy Bikers to escape from chains for their BBC Worldwide Theatre Tour, He's entertained at Boy George's 50th, He entertained HRH Prince Charles with his Expert sleight of hand on a recent Royal visit to Northumberland and he's worked for lots of other VIP Clients and Corporate Clients including: Microsoft, Exxon Mobil, Diesel Dubai, The Bahrain Formula One, Beefeater Gin, Harvey Nichols, Royal Air Force, Lexus Motors, John Lewis, Virgin, TimeOut LIVE and many others at that!
He recently Challenged a bunch of people to some crazy stunts/attempts, such as:
- He Challenged IRON Mike Tyson to a contest of strength and won: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LkWhXX_jweE
- He Challenged Sugar Ray Leonard to a contest of speed an won!
- He Challenged Darth Vader (David Prowse) to see who is stronger with the Force and beat him
- He Challenged Boba Fett to an Escapology Stunt proving he could escape from the Greatest Bounty Hunter in the Galaxy!
Chris Cross is available to entertain Worldwide for all sorts of people in all sorts of places!
All ages, All audiences, All events. All over.
Some Reviews for Chris's Performances
- Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2012 ''LOOSE CANNON'' http://www.broadwaybaby.com/listing.php?id=16279
- Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2011 ''ESCAPING FROM REALITY'' http://www.broadwaybaby.com/listing.php?id=10936
- Gigglebeats Review of The 'Rock and Roll Circus' 2010: http://www.gigglebeats.co.uk/2010/12/review-jason-rouse-miles-lloyd-chris-cross-bob-slayer-highlight-leeds/
LATEST INTERVIEW WITH CHRIS CROSS: http://www.exne.co.uk/chris-cross/
Here's Cross's 2013 Edinburgh Show info too:
''SEEING IS NOT BELIEVING'': https://www.edfringe.com/whats-on/cabaret/chris-cross-seeing-is-not-believing