Since emigrating from Perth to Melbourne, Xavier has been an active stand-up comedian, writer and performer.
He has performed in eight Melbourne International comedy festivals, three Melbourne Fringes, two Adelaide Fringes, two Perth Fringe Worlds, two Perth International Comedy Festivals and one Sydney Comedy Festival.
He appeared on ‘Rove’ and the award winning ‘Studio A’. He has also written for and acted in the kids show ‘You’re Skitting Me’.
Nominated for both Best Comedy at the Perth International Comedy Festival 2011, Perth Fringe World 2011 and a Golden Gibbo at the 2011 Melbourne International Comedy Festival. Xavier Michelides has also had a lot of nice things said about him, such as…
“Michelides isn’t just a larger-than-life character actor in the mould of Matt Lucas; he’s a more-than useful writer, too…” Chortle
“hugely impressive… with creativity and wit to burn…” The Enthusiast
***** The Herald Sun