Eli is originally from Christchurch where he was a regular performer in New Zealand's longest running comedy show 'Scared Scriptless'. He was a national finalist in the 2011 National Raw Comedy Quest after performing Stand-up for less than a year. He also works as an actor and playwright; 'Square Eye Pair', a show he co-wrote and performed, won Best Comedy at the Auckland Fringe awards and will travel to the Edinburgh fringe this year. Most recently he was nominated for 'Best Newcomer' at the 2012 NZ International Comedy Festival for 'Minority Report', along with Edith Poor and James Roque.
"One to watch" - theatreview.org.nz