Character Actor: Period Characters


Adding Character to Your Next Event!

Gassy Jack

Experience the Sites & Sounds of Historical Gastown with Vancouver’s Original host Gassy Jack.  Gassy Jack is the ideal character for events based in Gastown or events with a Vancouver BC theme. Robert's Gassy Jack character can provide walking tours of Gastown for your clients.

Gassy Jack *

Additional Period Characters performed over the years by Robert include:


Prospector ** Gangster ** Victorian * Fop * 1920's


Pilgrim Paparazzi ** The Marquis ** Pirate ** Sheriff Bob **


* Costume provided by WATTS Costume Rentals WATTS Costume Rentals

** Costume designed and made by Robert


About Robert Barton

“Just as important was the persona that you created and your excellent rapport with the audience, I would venture to say that not a single person there left without a photograph taken of you. You were certainly the hit of the evening.”
- Maxine Nippard, Siegel Entertainment

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