When they won the World Cup of Funny in 2010, they united a nation through laughter, strengthened international ties with their groundbreaking performance at the Royal Albert Hall and broke all comedy records with their subsequent Victory Tour. In 2011 they defended their title during “The Odd Shaped Ball” Games and became South Africa’s Comedy Heroes.
Now, the Bafunny Bafunny team, featuring some of SA’s funniest stand-up comedians, is gearing up for their biggest challenge to date… going for Gold at the 2012 Olympics of Funny with their aptly named ‘Rings of Fire’ Tour.
With a burning desire and a nation’s support behind them, the Bafunny team will carry the torch to the starting point of their nationwide tour in Johannesburg first, from October 11 to 14 of at the Teatro at Montecasino, before going on to conquer Cape Town from November 2 to 4 at Artscape and finally flying the flag high in Durban on November 10 and 11 at Durban’s ICC.
The team to carry SA’s hopes for gold include the likes of David Kau, Kagiso Lediga, David Kibuuka, Chris Forrest, Mpho Popps, Nik Rabinowitz, Loyiso Gola, Tats Nkonzo, Deep Fried Man and of course Olympic Host, Mark Banks.
The show is another production created by comedy specialists Hunta Live. In Johannesburg, Bafunny Bafunny will be one of the key events forming part of Jozi’s biggest festival, the MTN Festival at Montecasino that runs until October 14.
* Tickets are priced from R150 to R250. There are discounts for parties of 10 fans or more. No persons under the Age of 16.
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