" entirely original humour" [more]
Erotic Awards 2010 News
"...thought-provoking ...witty, sordid, darkly humorous,
sincere and so well-written ...an engaging performance" [more]
Remotegoat.co.uk, 2009 (4 stars)
"...amusing... funny... Sexual encounters, mixed media and the male form - all quite an insight
into the real and surreal world of Ernesto Sarezale"
Fringe Report, 2009
"...clever ...completely hilarious ...stunning ...the incredible breadth of subject matter one man can cover
with a few props and a projector"
GT Blog, 2009
"Star turns from daredevil showgirl Missy Macabre and naked raconteur Ernesto Sarezale were particular highlights.
Sarezale’s oddly captivating anecdotes were related in a lilting, Latino-inflected accent that situated his omphalocentric
tale of a belly-button left behind after a one-night-stand firmly within the realms of Magic Realism." "Sarezale's imaginative arabesques" [more]
Erotic Review (Review of the Double R Club), Oct 2010
"provocative nude poetry and witty videos" [more]
Time Out Cabaret: Edinburgh Fringe Highlights, Aug 2010
"A refreshingly surreal and slightly unsettling addition to the live performance scene,
far too good for the navel gazers to keep to themselves..." [more]
Vis the Spoon
"...a spine-tingling poetry recital cum performance..." [more]
David Medalla, founder and director of the London Biennale
"...a slice of casually dark, erotic magic realism" [more]
"...talented and entertaining..." [more]
"Surreal, brilliant,... " [more]
Richard Tyrone Jones
"Bizarre but entertaining..." [more]
"Nakedness tends to be a distraction on stage (...). Weirdly in a small bar with a naked performer
fronting it out, it didn't seem such a diversion and certainly made the set more visual."[more]
Nick Field's blog on the Edinburgh Fringe 2009
"I can report that his poetry was well-written and memorable — even without the nudity." [more]
"...high entertainment value..."
Audience member at In the Name of the Flesh, Camden Fringe 2008
"Surreal... Thoughtful... Unique..." [more]
"ernesto’s flamboyant and passionate performance earned him a much warmer appreciation..." [more]
elle finn, founder of Subverse
"...le plus adorable des počtes espagnols..." (trans. "the most adorable Spanish poet") [more]
"...exceptional and enlightening... provocative, yet consensual...
...the tender timbre in his voice and profound verse hypnotised the audience" [more]
"one the most incredible contemporary artists going in live art and an inspirational poet"
Gaynor Evelyn Sweeney
"There is no sensation nor gratuity in Ernesto Sarezale's nakedness.
It is worn as a cloak of familiar weariness. It is the costume of the 'spent man'. " [more]
"pioneer queer performance artist" [more]
Haydon Bridge - qx magazine
"...a true professional... hotttt!! It was hilarious to watch passers-by doing double-takes
through the front windows looking into this space..." [more]
"...I am not sure if we have a license for this... but if we don't we should get one..."
"Sort of reminded me of talking with my many gay friends in Brighton,
Comedy compere and pub owner, Dani -- Cavendish Arms, Stockwell
only with no clothes on." [more]