Join John Vlismas, Aaron McIlroy and Jem Atkins in An Evening of Chemody at the Elizabeth Sneddon Theatre at the University of KwaZulu-Natal’s Howard College campus at 7.30pm on Monday, June 26 and help raise funds for theatre legend, Themi Venturas’ medical expenses. Continue reading
The cast from Dingalings Productions is at it again. In their hilarious new show One for the Road, to be staged at Sibaya’s iZulu Theatre this month, the guys are on the way to a gig when their car breaks down.
While waiting for “roadside” assistance, they get up to their usual antics, relaying nostalgic stories and performing toe-tapping hits from yesteryear. Continue reading
TO celebrate 10 years of comedy, Durban-based comedian Carvin H Goldstone will be staging his Best of Carvin H Goldstone Encore Show at Krakatoa, Sibaya Casino, at 6pm from December 21 to 23 December. Continue reading
Comedy lovers can kick off their holiday season with the hilarities of some of South Africa’s most favourite comedians. Join Riaad Moosa & Friends as they take laughter to the next level on December 10 at the Durban ICC. Continue reading
ULWEMBU, a play which tackles the serious consequences of the Whoonga (low grade heroin) drug problem in Durban, was one of the big winners at this year’s Mercury Durban Theatre Awards.
Over the course of 2015, award-winning playwright and director Neil Coppen (Tin Bucket Drum, Tree Boy, Abnormal Loads and Animal Farm), actress Mpume Mtombeni, KwaMashu-based community-theatre group, The Big Brotherhood, and educational sociologist, Dylan McGarry, set about exploring the crisis.
The result of the two-year research/play-making process was a powerful new theatre production, which gave audiences the opportunity to walk in the shoes of users, dealers, police officers, social-workers and parents of drug users. Continue reading
The Karou Charou (Beauty and da Charou with Beauty Ramapelepele and Kama Sutra 1 and 2), brings his latest production, Hot & Spicy to Wild Coast Sun on November 13. Continue reading
Known for producing hilarious, nostalgic comedy, Dingalings Productions brings a brand new show to Sibaya’s iZulu Theatre in November, 50 Ways to Lose Your Lover.
Arnotte Payne will perform his debut one man show 49 Shades of Black at 8pm on November 4 and 5 at the Durban Jewish Club, 44 K E Masinga Road, Durban. Continue reading
Some of the biggest names in South African comedy are about to be unleashed at Sibaya’s iZulu Theatre. Collaborating for the three day Durban Laugh Comedy Festival from October 28 to 30 are Marc Lottering, Joey Rasdien, Yaaseen Barnes, Dalin Oliver and Neville Pillay. Continue reading
Kevin Perkins, South Africa’s best loved “white Indian”, will let fly his unique brand of from-the-hip, straight-talking comedy and unleash his widely-renowned, own-created Indian persona, Michael Naicker, at the Wild Coast Sun at 8pm on October 28 as part of his Mind the Gap – The Underground Tour. Continue reading