The Queen Show
Recreating Queens 1986 World Tour Concert complete with outfit and full band. Listen to the classics like ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’, ‘We will rock you’ and ‘Fat-Bottomed Girls’.
Until 10 Jan @ 8pm
R150 – R200
iZulu Theatre, Sibaya Casino. 1 Sibaya Road, Durban. (Tel) 031-580-5000
Durban Comedy Festival
2 nights only! 9 of South Africa’s most successful comedian will gather in Durban for the Durban Comedy Festival. The lineup includes John Vlismas, Dusty Rich, Deep Fried Man and Carvin Goldstone.
22 – 23 Dec @ 8:30pm
R120 – R150 (Early Bird is R120)
Durban Jewish Centre. 44 K E Masinga Road, Durban. (Tel) 031-335-4460
Dolphins by Starlight
Enjoy a bit of festive entertatinment this year at uShaka Marine World. This year’s show theme is “A Christmas Adventure”. The show is filled with fun and entertainment for the whole with dancers, ballerina’s and the Sea World Dolphins all in the show.
10 – 14 Dec @ 7pm
uShaka Marine World. 1 King Shaka Avenue, Durban. (Tel) 031-328-2004
For your Ears Only – Durban
A comedy that crackles with humour and inventiveness, this acclaimed Paul Slabolepszy offering stars Michael Richard, Michael Gritten, Louise St. Claire, Sibusiso Radebe, as well as the playwrite himself.
9 – 23 Dec @ 7pm (Wed – Sat), 3pm (Sun)
Playhouse Drama Theatre. 29 Anton Lembede Street, Durban. (Tel) 031-369-9555
The classic Christmas story of Ebenezer Scrooge, a man that hated Christmas. Watch as he is taken on a journey that changes his view of Christmas.
18 – 20 Dec @ 7pm
Durban Christian Centre Jesus Dome. 39 Garth Road, Durban. (Tel) 031-242-5000
Puss in Boots
This is Kickstarts 10th family orientated pantomime, promising an entertaining night out thus festive season. Expect a laughs, catchy tunes and famous lines from the only feline in footwear.
Until 10 Jan @ 2:30pm (Tue-Sun), 7pm (Tue-Sun)
R150 – R220
Elizabeth Sneddon Theatre. Off Mazisi Road, Howard College Campus. (Tel) 031-260-2296
Get ready for a bit of Jazz and Flamenco because the Linda Vargas Flamenco Dance Company and well know South African Jazz musicians are getting together to deliver a powerful show. Watch and learn about the evolution of the Flamenco dance form.
10 – 13 Dec @ 7pm
Centre for Jazz and Popular Music. Off King George V Avenue, Durban. (Tel) 031-201-0750
Aladdin Grey Street Adult Pantomime
The traditional story of a street urchin that falls in love with a princess but with a twist. Written and directed by Darren King and promises to be one of the best adult comedies this season.
8 – 30 Dec @ 7:30pm (Tue-Sat), 2pm (Sat)
R130 – R170
Greyville Racecourse. 150 Avondale Road, Durban. (Tel) 031-314-1651
Charous and Bruinos Comedy
Neville Pillay and Masood Boomgard join forces to deliver side splitting festive season standup comedy show. Definitely one not to be missed!
11,12,18,19 Dec @ 8pm
Catalina Theatre. Wilsons Wharf, 18 Boatmans Road, Durban Central. (Tel) 031-837-5999
The Abba Show
They are have performed more than 5000 sold out shows and hail from Autralia. This is the worlds premier ABBA tribute show. Look forward to an amazing theatrical production will great attention to detail.
30 Dec – 2 Jan @ 8pm (Wed – Sat), 2pm & 6pm (Thur)
Tropical Nites Theatre. Main Bizana Road, Port Edward. (Tel) 039-305-9111
Viva Las Vegas
A tribute show to the super stars that made it in Vegas. From Cher to Celine Dion, Guns ‘N Roses, Britney Spears and many more.
Until 10 Jan 2016 @ 8pm (Tue-Sat), 2pm (Sun)
R110 – R340
Barnyard Theatre, Gateway. 1 Palm Boulevard, Durban. Shop F222, Gateway Shopping Centre. (Tel) 031-566-3045
The Best of Riaad Moosa
Get your dose of laughter from Doctor Riaad Moosa.
12 Dec @ 8pm
Blackrock Casino, Newcastle. 100 Allen Street, Newcastle. (Tel) 034-328-1777
Mary Christmas – Comedy Drag
A hilarious mix of comedy and drag mime as the ladies share insight into their lives.
16 Dec @ 2pm & 6:30pm
Rhumbelow Theatre. 42 Cunningham Road, Durban. (Tel) 082-499-8636
Sifiso Nene And friends
Featuring new comedy talent in South Africa and hosted by Sifiso Nene.
30 Dec @ 8pm
Imbizo Hall. 47 Biyela Street, Empangeni. (Tel) 035-772-2401