Comedian profile

Fergus Aitken

Fergus Aitken

“One of Wellington’s most highly regarded headline comedians…” - Scott Blanks

Fergus has performed throughout NZ and also in Australia, Europe & the UK. With an impressive career as family entertainer and corporate presenter, Fergus also has many stand-up credits, including headline spots and MC roles at some of the largest comedy venues in NZ. He has written, produced and performed eight original, full length shows in the NZ International Comedy Festival.

Extensive MC experience includes functions, awards, weddings, comedy clubs, international variety circus showcases. He has hosted mainstages at the European Juggling & Circus Convention, Melbourne Juggling Convention and CubaDupa, to name a few. Fergus varies his comedy to cater to many different audiences or occasions, often adapting / creating to a client’s specific requirements.

Received standing ovations at several nudist festivals.

"Hilarious" - NZ NEWS UK

"My friend laughed so hard, she got hiccups! Be warned…" - DOMINION POST

“Manic physicality… Knicker-wettingly funny… Right up there with the best…” - THEATREVIEW