Goliath and Goliath, Sun International to take comedy road trip
Goliath and Goliath, Sun International to take comedy road trip

Sun International and comedy and entertainment agency Goliath and Goliath have partnered up to present a countrywide comedy tour...

13 Aug 2018

#MusicExchange: Siphokazi Jonas
#MusicExchange: Siphokazi Jonas

Following the success of her Wrestling With Dawn production in late 2015, and 2016's sold-out masterpiece Around The Fire...

By Martin Myers 8 Aug 2018

Chris Tucker to tour South Africa in November
Chris Tucker to tour South Africa in November

American actor and stand-up comedian Chris Tucker will tour South Africa with his new comedy show in November 2018...

31 Jul 2018

Disney On Ice, Parenting on Point
Disney On Ice, Parenting on Point

One of the joys of parenting is seeing your child happy. Seeing them sit still for 40 whole minutes is the other joy...

By Taryn Springhall 16 Jul 2018

Chicago to tour South Africa in 2019
Chicago to tour South Africa in 2019

Broadway and West-End musical Chicago is set to return to the Artscape in Cape Town from 15 March-14 April 2019 before heading over to the Montecasino Teatro in Johannesburg from 20 April-26 May 2019.

13 Jul 2018

Tumi Morake, Riaad Moosa to represent SA in Netflix world comedy special
Tumi Morake, Riaad Moosa to represent SA in Netflix world comedy special

South African comedians Tumi Morake and Riaad Moosa will represent the country in Netflix and Just For Laughs' new stand-up comedy series, slated for 2019, which will feature 47 comedians from around the world.

12 Jul 2018

2018 Savanna Comics' Choice Awards nominees announced
2018 Savanna Comics' Choice Awards nominees announced

The nominees of the 2018 2018 Savanna Comics' Choice Awards were announced at a press lunch at The Goliath Comedy Club in Johannesburg on 11 July 2018...

12 Jul 2018

NAF Student Festival Award winners announced
NAF Student Festival Award winners announced

There were nine entries in total from higher-learning institutions across the country for this year's Student Festival at the National Arts Festival (NAF) in Grahamstown...

11 Jul 2018

Standard Bank Ovation Awards' winners announced
Standard Bank Ovation Awards' winners announced

The winners of the 2018 Standard Bank Ovation Awards were announced at the National Arts Festival in Grahamstown on 7 July 2018. The awards recognise stand-out performances, innovation as well as successful challenges to the boundaries of creativity.

9 Jul 2018

Barry Hilton, Marc Lottering and more join the Nelson Mandela Centenary Comedy Show
Barry Hilton, Marc Lottering and more join the Nelson Mandela Centenary Comedy Show

Barry Hilton, Chris Forrest, David Kau, Marc Lottering, Nik Rabinowitz, Riaad Moosa, and Tumi Morake will take the stage for the Nelson Mandela Centenary 2018: A Night to Remember Comedy Show...

5 Jul 2018

Adriaan captions this: ā€œIā€™m just a sleepless, beautiful-wife-and-son-having, wannabe-rockstar comedian, who made the mistake of walking past a sale sign!ā€
#BehindtheSelfie with... Alfred Adriaan

This #YouthMonth, we go behind the selfie with mid-30's comedian and corporate MC Alfred Adriaan, ahead of the opening night of his solo debut show 'Dating Life' at Montecasino's Pieter Toerien Theatre on 27 June 2018...

By Leigh Andrews 27 Jun 2018

6 reasons to escape to the Showroom Theatre in Prince Albert
6 reasons to escape to the Showroom Theatre in Prince Albert

If there's on reason to visit Prince Albert during the school holidays, it's to experience six world-class live shows at The Showroom Theatre.

18 Jun 2018

Catch 5 top SA comedians at the Big 5 Comedy Show
Catch 5 top SA comedians at the Big 5 Comedy Show

The Big 5 Comedy Show supported by Comedy Central will return to the Teatro at Montecasino in Johannesburg on 27-28 July 2018. This year's five participants are Stuart Taylor, Jason Goliath, Tumi Morake, Joey Rasdien, and John Vlismas.

13 Jun 2018

5 countries to participate in Pro Helvetia Johannesburg's 2018 Winter Programme
5 countries to participate in Pro Helvetia Johannesburg's 2018 Winter Programme

The Swiss Arts Council Pro Helvetia Johannesburg's 2018 Winter Programme is set to feature artists and practitioners from five countries - Madagascar, Mozambique, Lesotho, South Africa, and Switzerland - in a lineup of interdisciplinary performances and exhibitions over June and July 2018 period...

11 Jun 2018

#BehindTheCurtain: Q&A with comedian Alan Committie
#BehindTheCurtain: Q&A with comedian Alan Committie

Alan Committie, the star of Defending the Caveman, comes to the Baxter Flipside from 29 May to 16 June 2018, with a brand-new, hilarious exploration of the battle of the sexes (and the exes) called Love Factually.

By Martin Myers 30 May 2018

Artscape hosts innovative programme to celebrate Youth Month
Artscape hosts innovative programme to celebrate Youth Month

Artscape will host innovative programmes during the month of June to celebrate, support and develop South Africa's youth.

30 May 2018

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Dynamo: A night of magic and illusion

Illusionist, Dynamo's first show in Cape Town at the Grand West Arena left me and thousands of people in awe as he both read and blew our minds...

By Juanita Pienaar 25 May 2018

USIBA Creative and Cultural Industries Awards launches
USIBA Creative and Cultural Industries Awards launches

The inaugural USIBA Creative and Cultural Industries Awards, which takes place on 31 May at Emperors' Palace, Johannesburg, has been launched...

23 May 2018

John Vlismas spends his time between worlds ā€“ his own and the one he shares with everyone else.
#BehindtheSelfie with... John Vlismas

This week we find out what's really going on behind the selfie with 'lord of the chance' and Loerie Awards MC of note John Vlismas, formally of Whacked Management and OGO Productions...

By Leigh Andrews 2 May 2018

Disney on Ice returns to South Africa with Dream Big
Disney on Ice returns to South Africa with Dream Big

Disney on Ice presents Dream Big will run at the Ticketpro Dome in Johannesburg from 22 June -1 July 2018, after which it will make a stop at the International Convention Centre in Durban in 4 July - 8 July 2018 before concluding at the GrandWest Grand Arena in Cape Town from 11 July - 15 July 2018.

26 Apr 2018

Suzanne Vega to perform at the National Arts Fest
Suzanne Vega to perform at the National Arts Fest

Singer-songwriter Suzanne Vega is set to perform at the 2018 National Arts Festival in Grahamstown from 7-8 July 2018. Vega is expected to present a series of 'up close and personal' concerts.

23 Apr 2018

Dynamo to bring Seeing is Believing tour to South Africa
Dynamo to bring Seeing is Believing tour to South Africa

The award-winning magician Dynamo will bring his Seeing is Believing Live Tour to South Africa in May 2018.

16 Apr 2018

Skhumba Hlophe to host Savanna Newcomer Showcase
Skhumba Hlophe to host Savanna Newcomer Showcase

Twenty-four novice comics from across the country will be given the opportunity to perform in a theatre as opposed to their local comedy club in the Savanna Newcomer Showcase, which will take place at The Soweto Theatre in Johannesburg on 20 May 2018.

11 Apr 2018

Peppa Pig proves riveting for kids
Peppa Pig proves riveting for kids

For those who are unfamiliar with the antics of the anthropomorphic Peppa Pig, Peppa is a cartoon character in a hugely popular series aimed at teaching life lessons to toddlers and pre-schoolers.

By Candice Miller 9 Apr 2018

Fugard Theatre celebrates Athol Fugard's 85th birthday with The Road to Mecca
Fugard Theatre celebrates Athol Fugard's 85th birthday with The Road to Mecca

As a serial visitor to Nieu Bethesda and the Owl House, I have a more than a subjective interest in The Road to Mecca, the 1984 play by Athol Fugard, currently making its maiden performance at the iconic Cape Town theatre which bears his name.

By Terry Levin 9 Apr 2018

National Arts Fest opens ticket sales for three productions
National Arts Fest opens ticket sales for three productions

The sale of early bird tickets for the National Arts Festival is now open. The National Arts Festival will be held in Grahamstown from 28 June-8 July 2018.

6 Apr 2018

Q&A with Puppet Guy Conrad Koch
Q&A with Puppet Guy Conrad Koch

Top South African ventriloquist and award-winning performer Conrad Koch is back at The Baxter Theatre in Cape Town from 3-14 April 2018 in a brand new show Puppet Guy along with his famous puppet comrade Chester Missing.

By Martin Myers 3 Apr 2018

Peppa Pig to tour SA
Peppa Pig to tour SA

Peppa Pig is set to tour South Africa from 29 March-22 April 2018, with a second leg scheduled for June/July 2018.

28 Mar 2018

Dein Perry's Tap Dogs brings high-energy dance to South Africa
Dein Perry's Tap Dogs brings high-energy dance to South Africa

Dein Perry's Tap Dogs comes to South Africa with shows heading for Cape Town on 22 August at the Grand Arena, GranWest and Johannesburg on 29 August 2018 at Montecasino...

26 Mar 2018

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