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EASILY THE STANDOUT MUSICAL OF THE DECADE – Sunday Times
Venue – Artscape Theater
Dates – 11 Dec 2018 to 13 Jan 2019
The South African production will run from 17 October at the TEATRO at Montecasino and from 11 December at ARTSCAPE Opera House.
Matilda The Musical is the multi-award winning musical from the Royal Shakespeare Company, inspired by the beloved book by the incomparable Roald Dahl.
With book by Dennis Kelly and original songs by Tim Minchin, Matilda The Musical is the story of an extraordinary little girl who, armed with a vivid imagination and a sharp mind, dares to take a stand and change her own destiny.
Winner of over 85 international awards, including 16 for Best Musical, Matilda The Musical is now in its seventh year in London where it continues to delight audiences of all ages.
The cast for our South African production will be announced shortly.
Venue – Grand West Casino
Dates – 29 Sep 2018
A man who has devoted his life to crafting perfect jokes and has left a trail of laughter in his wake, Jimmy Carr`s new tour will distil everything we love to laugh at and be shocked by, into one incredible, unparalleled night of entertainment.
Jimmy Carr has been on the stand-up scene for a decade and a half. In that time he`s performed 9 sell-out tours, playing more than 2,000 shows to over 2 million people across 4 continents. He`s won the British Comedy Award for `Best Live Stand-Up Tour` and been nominated for the Perrier Award. Now all that experience is being put to good use – you can see all the greatest material from his extraordinary career in one show – this is the very best of Jimmy Carr.
Tickets are available from R425 per person.
Age restriction: PGL – Not suitable for under 16s
@jimmycarrComedy Central & Real Concerts presents: JIMMY CARR “THE BEST OF, ULTIMATE, GOLD, GREATEST HITS WORLD TOUR”.
Venue: Grand Arena, Grand West – Cape Town, Western Cape
Date: 22 August – 26 August 2018
The global dance sensation has appeared in over 330 cities, and 37 countries and 12 million people have now been dazzled by the energy and imagination of these unique performers.
Dein Perry`s TAP DOGS continues to take the world by storm and it set to tap, beat and dance its way through 2018 and 2019. Now it`s South Africa`s turn to experience the award-winning show that has been described as “Part theatre, part dance, part rock concert and part construction site!” BBC UK.
Dein Perry`s TAP DOGS features high-energy dance, theatrical performance and live music performed by a cast of six dancers and two musicians who will bring the steel works to life in a fast paced, unstoppable spectacular that is the perfect show for anyone from 8-80.
BIG 5 COMDEY SHOW
Venue: Grand West Casino
Date: 13 October 2018
A riot of laughs with Stuart Taylor, Jason Goliath, Tumi Morake, Joey Rasdien & John Vlismas
They are the titans of South African stand-up comedy and they will be raising the roof when The Big 5 Comedy Show proudly returns to Cape Town in October for 1 night only.
It`s an opportunity to spot the likes of John Vlismas and Joey Rasdien; face off with Stuart Taylor or hear Tumi Morake and Jason Goliath roar in a wildly hilarious show which take place at the Grand Arena on the 13th of October. The show also features the legendary DJ Ready D who creates an electric atmosphere with his scratching and mixing skills. Collectively these comics have some of the most impressive resumes in South Africa. From hosting TV shows and starring in movies, to performing comedy shows that pack out festivals and theatres across the globe, this is an ensemble quite unlike any other. The Big 5 Comedy Show was a sensation last year in Cape Town, Port Elizabeth and Joburg and all indications are that it will be another not-to-be-missed comic affair.
The Big 5 Comedy Show takes place at the Grand Arena, Saturday 13 October at 8pm. Tickets start from R180 to R300. The show is rated PG 16Bookings