Luke Kempner is the one act able to fulfill all your entertainment needs. Laugh your socks off with his uncanny impressions, keep the dance floor packed with his versatile vocals and elevate your event with his charming hosting.
Rising to fame in 2012, Luke released a comic video doing impressions of the cast of Downton Abbey, ‘Downstairs at Downtown’ which instantly went viral with over one millions views on YouTube. Off the back of the video’s success, Luke crafted the popular impressions into a one man show of the same name, which formed his debut tour. Completing a worldwide tour of theatres and festivals was a huge achievement for the rising star, with gigs in Moscow, Spain, UK and USA. For two consecutive years Luke performed ‘Downstairs at Downton’ at the Edinburgh Fringe, to critical acclaim.
Prior to his viral success and launch on to the comedy circuit, Luke trained as an actor. Destined for the stage, Luke was a student at The Guildford School of Acting, where he further developed his talents in piano, puppeteering and singing. After graduating from the school, Luke spent four years on the world renowned West End in London, in some of the country’s best musicals. From South Pacific to Avenue Q and the revered Les Misérables, Luke stunned audiences with his all round talent.
Since the success of his debut tour, Luke has performed another two sell-out Edinburgh Fringe shows ‘Judi Dench Broke My Heart’ and ‘House of Faces’, touring the UK with both. As an impressionist, Luke has been heard on BBC Radio 4, Magic 104.5 and Virgin Radio. Additionally, he has paired his acting training with his comic talents in a number of TV programmes, including: Drunk History, Murder in Successville and his own show ‘Luke Kemnper’s Impression of 2015’.
A completely versatile and experienced act, Luke Kempner is in demand as an entertainer for private events and corporate occasions. With talents in a range of disciplines, Luke is able to tailor his performance to the requirements of the day making him one of the best in the business.