The two have been successfully entertaining children (and adults) of all ages for several years, with appearances on Hey Hey It's Saturday, The Midday Show, the London Palladium, P&O Sitmar and CTC Cruise Lines as well as programmes for the UK’s BBC which included Cracker Jack and The Seaside Special.
Marty has supported such well known acts as the Brady Bunch's Florence Henderson, film star Kathryn Grayson, singer Diana Trask, Simon Gallogher, Wicketty Wok, Jade Hurley and violinist Martin loss. Morty also co-produced and appeared on Channel 9's long running Super Flying Fun Show, The Harry and Ralph Show and Catch Us If You Con for the Seven Network.
Marty has appeared successfully in theatre restaurant productions, ARC dramas,
TV Commercials, major shopping centres throughout Australia and pantomimes such as Dick Whittington and Cinclerella. He is currently starring in his own adaptation of Mother Goose aptly titled 'Emu Meets Mother Goose'.
Marty's hard work in Show Biz has been rewarded in recent years by winning three Australian Entertainment WW Awards and the Variety Club of Australia's prestigious Gold Heart Award in acknowledgement of his excellent work and professionalism in entertaining the underprivileged and handicapped children throughout Australia.
The 'Marty and Emu Krazy Kids Show' is a fast moving, self-contained bundle of laughs. The show's format is as follows:
1. Puppets appear to opening music.
2. Marty enters stage singing 'If You're Happy and You Know It Clap Your Hands' 3. Marty greets kids - produces a few sight gags then sings Jake the Peg' with three legs.
4. Marty and assistant present 5 min. comedy routine.
5. Marty and assistant play audience participation games - with prizes provided.
6. Marty organises talent quest with prizes provided.
7. Marty presents the Emu, a ventriloquist puppet, which tells jokes, sings silly nursery rhymes and songs.
The show is of 35 - 40 minutes duration, but con be extended to one hour if necessary.
The act is a 60 minute fast moving, entertaininq, crazy, ball of fun. It includes 'lotsa props' & features Emu, Camel, ET, Crocodile, Jake the peg, 8r a variety of crazy gags, songs & audience participation.
International acts - Al Martino, Human Nature, Dorothy Lamoure, Dianna Trask, &
Australian acts - Kamahl, Col Joye, Martin Lass, Jackie Love & Jane Scali
The Sydney Opera House, The Entertainment centre, all major RSL & Leagues clubs, civic centres, shopping malls & MANY cruise liners.
The London Palladium B.B.C television, regular tours of New Zealand & South East
Live performances including Bandstand, Hey Hey it's Saturday, Midday show, Catch
us if you can & Melbourne tonight
Acting roles on Young Doctors, Division 4, The Restless Years & Spy Force.
10 yrs writer & co-host of channel 9 "Super Flying Fun Slow"
2 yrs host of channel 9 'Cartoon Corner"
4 yrs writer & co-host of channel 10 “Harry & Ralph show"
Self-penned "Our Own-Bush Homebush". Plus classics - Cinderella, Dick Whittington & Mother Goose.
Variety club 'Heart’ award
Showcase grand finalist
New faces grand finalist
Winner Adelaide eisteddfod