Viggo the Viking

Comedy (clown, physical theatre)

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  • Babes in arms policy: Babies do not require a ticket
  • Policy applies to: Children under 2 years

Description

Best Comedy winner, Brighton Fringe 2016 (Zach & Viggo). Best Comedy nominee, Fringe World 2018 (Pepito). From the deep forests and tall mountains of Norway comes Viggo the Viking, the dumbest viking in the world. A new show from Gaulier-trained clown Viggo Venn. 'My cheeks were aching with laughter' ***** (FringeGuru.com). 'I laughed so much my face hurt' ****1/2 (Latest). 'Chaotic Masterpiece' **** (List).

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General venue access

  • Accessible entry: There are 50 steps into this venue from the cowgate entrance.
  • Wheelchair access type: Not fully wheelchair accessible

  • Stairs: 20+
    Number of stairs is provided as guidance and is not in addition to any wheelchair access type (lift/ramp etc) stated above.

Each venue can contain several space with different accessibly information. Visit the venue page for full venue accessibility info


How and when to make an access booking

Our access tickets service is available to anyone who:

  • Would like to book specific accessibility services, e.g. a hearing loop, audio description headsets, captioning units, seating in relation to the location of the BSL interpreter
  • Requires extra assistance when at a venue
  • Has specific seating requirements
  • Is a wheelchair user
  • Requires a complimentary personal assistant ticket to attend a performance

Peter Linton 54 days ago

Head and shoulders the best new comedy show we saw at the Fringe. Thank you Viggo, happy memories of our trip :-)

Katherine Plumb 67 days ago

Amazing performer, an absolute joy to watch. Viggo plays off the audience and inventively creates a tale with motifs and repetition with some help from the audience or in some cases not, Viggo is playful and creative throughout no matter what happens.

David: @morrallcode 69 days ago

You will laugh, you may get involved, but you will enjoy it. Exactly what the Fringe is all about.

A talented and fun performer of free form improvisation who pays homage to farcical sketch comedy greats of the past.

David Robinson 70 days ago

I didn't understand a word of it


But as it's a mime, they're werent any!

Excellent show though


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Radio HA-HA (4/5 stars) 60 days ago

If you want one of the most playful, silly and wonderfully childish hours at the Fringe, then this is your show. Get involved and embrace this unconventional Viking tale being told.

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The List (4/5 stars) 63 days ago

Improv, mime and storytelling merge for an hour of silly fun...

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Fest (3/5 stars) 73 days ago

A strain of clowning that you might best define as mime with grunts, Viggo the Viking is the latest creation of goofily loveable Norwegian performer Viggo Venn. Sketching his audience on paper, inciting them to whistles, his early crowd work has a charm that falls somewhere between eager-to-please but touchingly...

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