"Absolute genius." - King Charles
Kev Orkian is a comedian and classical concert pianist available for bookings through the Champions Music & Entertainment agency. Likened to the greats of Victor Borge and Dudley Moore his unique brand of music and comedy is the perfect addition to corporate events. Orkian honed his craft supporting comedy acts across the country. Along with this Orkian found success on the world-famous West End.
He starred in popular musicals such as Fame, Happy Days (based on the popular American sitcom), and even starred on Boogie Nights alongside Emmerdale’s own Hayley Tamaddon. Orkian famously entered Britain’s Got Talent in 2010. He impressed on the popular ITV talent show astounding the audience and judges with his trademark Elton John cover. Orkian performed a scratchy CD version of “I’m Still Standing”.
Orkian missed out on the final but managed to impress the British public on the semi-final of the beloved show. Orkian achieved a career highlight entertaining HRH Prince Philip on his 89th birthday. He also performed at Windsor Castle for the British Forces Foundation 10th Gala Dinner earning HRH Prince Charles’ congratulations. In 2010 Orkian made his debut at the famous Edinburgh Fringe Festival with his one-man show, Kev Orkian- The Illegal Tour.
Orkian is a regular performer on pantomimes with credits going back to 1999. Notable performances include playing Chester the Jester in the 2009 production of Sleeping Beauty at the Churchill Theatre. More recently Orkian has toured internationally playing to 6000 people a night in South Africa. He has also headlined the South African Vodacom Funny Festival and toured the Middle East. A talented comic and incredible pianist, Orkian is a unique talent who combines the majesty of the piano with impeccable comedic timing.
He is the ideal entertainment for corporate, private, and public events. Book this talented act now to astound your audience.