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143 Star Starred
Roda Theatre at Berkeley Rep
2025 Addison Street Berkeley, CA 94704
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4.5 / 5 Rated by 114 members
Review from A Genie

Great Fun! Ennio is a super talent and entertainer. He's wonderful mime, and has incredibly comedic facial and arm gestures which are right in tune with the music that his characters dance to. Characters cover a wide range of celebrities,...continued

reviewed Dec 21 2008 report as inappropriate
Review from C.C.

Unique show described as 'human origami' but must be seen to fully appreciate. Excellent selection of musical numbers from all genres get the audience clapping & howling. Last time we got the 'cheaper' Goldstar seats & this time we got the pricier...continued

reviewed Dec 20 2008 report as inappropriate
Review from a fan

Lots of fun, and our 6 yr old daughter loved it. The risque aspect that some have commented on didn't concern her, since the spirit of fun and transformation that propel the show are what captured her, swept her up, and held her attention. We all...continued

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Quotes & Highlights

“A sustained hour of heaven from an entertainer touched by genius… performance at its crazy, creative, unfettered best.” —Time Out London
“Italian super mime, Ennio, is an origami extravaganza of celebrity impressions, a hilarious parade of delights and surprises. An immensely entertaining, pleasurable, playful evening. A dream of a show.” —San Francisco Examiner
“An amazing, sensational comedy masterpiece. It’s a brand new form of comedy and it’s the cleverest and funniest show I’ve seen in years. This is a show for everyone. I was overwhelmed.” —KGO


Ennio returns for the holidays! Direct from London’s Royal Festival Hall, the international origami sensation is back in Berkeley for the first time in two years with his new special holiday show featuring new characters. A perfect family entertainment for the holidays.

Don’t miss the original quick-change artist as he races through 50 life-size costumes in only 70 minutes, lampooning politicians, celebrities and historical figures in a presentation that’s part commedia, part Disney and all fun.

<em>Hershey Felder as Irving Berlin</em> Yoshi's Oakland <em>Cirque du Soleil: LUZIA</em> Oakland Athletics vs. San Francisco Giants: Preseason Baseball Steve Martin and Martin Short <em>Beach Blanket Babylon</em>