Nicholas Richard

Manuel

Nicholas is a Sydney-based performer with eight years’ professional experience across stage, screen, voice-over and stand-up comedy. He gained extensive experience in puppetry as the voice and puppeteer of Hoot the Owl on the ABC Kids' wrapper programme, ‘Giggle and Hoot’, from 2012 to 2017, as well as the voice and puppeteer of Nicky and Trekkie Monster in the Sydney Comedy Festival 2015 return season of ‘Avenue Q’. Among a number of independent film projects, Nicholas starred in the Australian comedy web-series ‘In Transit’ (T. Butler Productions), which won international acclaim and awards in 2013 at the Indie Soap Awards, LAWebFest and Marseille Web Fest. Nick joined ITI in 2018 to play Manuel in Faulty Towers The Dining Experience, and now also plays Ray/Rick in ‘Confetti & Chaos’.