Jonathan Tilley

Actor and physical comedian

"Dazzling"

 

—  Adelaide Advertiser 

    (Attenborough and his Animals, Adelaide Fringe, 2020)

"Had the audience transfixed"

 

—  Fringefeed 

    (The Bakers, Perth, 2020)

"Hilarious"

 

—  Edinburgh Festivals Magazine 

    (Attenborough and his Animals, Edinburgh Fringe, 2019)

Jonathan is an actor and physical comedian with experience in theatre, screen, voice and corporate work. His shows have toured to theatres and festivals in the UK, France, Norway, Sweden, Finland, Czech Republic and Australia.
He wrote, devised and performs in award-winning physical comedy shows 'Attenborough and his Animals' with Clownfish Theatre (clownfishtheatre.com), 'Scotland!' and 'The Bakers' with The Latebloomers (thelatebloomers.co.uk). and with Oliver Nilsson, 'Strictly Come Barking'. He is part of sketch comedy duo 'Jon and Ollie', who recently premiered their first show 'Jon and Ollie - Put The Kettle On'.

Jonathan is specialist in physical theatre, trained at the Jacques Lecoq International Theatre School. He trained in Motion Capture with Captivate Action.

 
Adelaide Fringe Weekly Award for Theatre 2021 - 'Attenborough and his Animals'
Paris Fringe 'Spirit of Fringe' Award 2018 -  'Scotland!'
Fringe World Weekly Award for Comedy 2020 -  'The Bakers'
Prague Fringe Inspiration Award for new work 2018 - 'Scotland!'
Adelaide Fringe Weekly Award for Comedy 2019 - 'Scotland!'
Shortlisted: Prague Fringe Creative Award for best show 2018 - 'Scotland!'
Bergen Fringe Grand Prix for best show 2019 - 'Attenborough and his Animals'
Shortlisted: Prague Fringe Audience Choice Award  2018 - 'Scotland!'