David Lichtenstein specializes in western comedy shows featuring his comedy character, Leapin’ Louie. He is a master of physical comedy, trick roping, fancy whip cracking, juggling, unicycling; a virtuoso of new vaudeville and alternative circus. He creates custom shows for companys, festivals, schools, and theaters and has performed these shows in 26 different countries.
Recent awards include:
- Winner Best Comedy Roper, 2007 Will Rogers Expo of the Wild West Arts, Claremore, Oklahoma
- Winner Prix d’Or, 1st Prize, Vevey International Festival, Switzerland, 2007
Check out the Umbrella Festival of Circus and Comedy in Portland, Corvallis, and Eugene, April 19- May 5. More information: Umbrella Festival
Or direct to Portland tickets at the Alberta Rose Theatre website