Johannesburg -Theatre Guide 27 Feb – 5 Mar

Andre the Hilarious Hypnotist

Andre is well known in South Africa for his ability to hypnotise the audience with his performance. Add in some suggestions with hilarious consequences and you will thoroughly enjoy this show!

Date:     Until 15th March

Times:   8:15pm – Wednesday to Friday ; 4:15pm and 8:15pm – Saturday ; 3:15pm – Sunday

Price:     R100 pp

Venue: Montecasino Theatre and Studio


My Boetie se Boetie se Boetie se baba

Tom en Linda maak opgewonde reg om ‘n baba aan te neem. Dirk en Hennie, Tom se disfunksionele broers, en twee onwettige immigrante sorg egter vir `n hele klomp snaakse misverstande.
Date:     26th to 28th February

Times:   7pm each night

Price:     R50 – R70 pp

Venue: Springs Civic Theatre


Mpho Popps – Exhibit A

One of South Africa’s top comedians will be performing this weekend at Gold Reef City. He has his own style of comedy and irresistible stage presence. Make sure you don’t miss this talented artist!

Date:     28th Feb & 1st Mar

Times:   8:30pm (Sat) and 6pm (Sun)

Price:     R165

Venue: The Lyric Theatre


The Sound of Laughter

In the tradition of No, Seriously?, Happily Every Laughter!, Fully Committie and Bigger! Better! Faster! Alan Committie takes to the stage for a lively, merry evening of mirth with The Sound of Laughter.
Date:     4th Feb to 15th  Mar

Times:   8pm (Wed-Fri), 4pm & 8pm (Sat), 3pm (Sun)

Price:     R100 – R170

Venue: Montecasino Theatre and Studio
Double Base

This is the first play of 2015 by the international playwright Patrick Suskind and translated by Michael Hofman. The play is a monologue of a double bass player and his life in music. Not to be missed.

Date:     17th February to 14th March

Times:   8:15pm each night

Price:     R70 pp

Venue: Auto & General Theatre on the Square


Street Beat – Dance Umbrella

Dance Umbrella offers a new section this year called “street beat”. The programme will feature Hip Hop Dance, Pantsula and street dance.

Date:     1st March

Times:   10am

Price:     R20 pp

Venue: Wits Main Theatre


The Fab Four!

If you are fan of the Beatles then this show is one not to be missed. Watch Duck Chowles and his professional  band as they take you a musical journey!

Date:     1st March

Times:   2pm

Price:     R120 pp

Venue: The Barnyard Theatre –  Cresta