Joburg Theatre Guide – 20Oct

Annie

One of teh worlds favourite family musicals is in South Africa and after teh opening night we were blown away. The Story of Annie, a young orphan, is set in the 1930’s when New York was facing the depression. Thrilling, enchanting and just a great night out with the entire family.

Until 27 Nov @ 3pm & 8pm (Tue-Sat), 2pm (Sun)

R150 – R450

Teatro at Montecasino. 1 Montecasino Boulevard, Fourways.

(Tel) 0861-915-8000

 

Matilda

The famous Roald Dahl story is brought to life on stage by Avril Cummins. Physical Theatre which encourages interaction from children.

22 Oct @ 10am

R55

Kinderspiel Emmarentia. 39 Greenhil Road, Randburg.

(Tel) 011-646-0870

 

Mo Magic

Following hs television success, Mo Magic is back with a brand new show that will have you wanting more. With his sleight of hand and mentalism, let Mo entertain you leaving you amazed and astonished.

20 – 23 Oct @ 7:30pm (Thur-Sat), 2pm (Sun)

R150

Joburg Theatre. Cnr of Hoofd and Loveday Street, Braamfontein.(Tel) 0861-670-670

 

Hoot

Geraldine Naidoo’s multi award winning play is a milestone in SA Theatre. It tells teh story of wealthy man who loses everything and resorts to driving taxi’s.

20 – 22 Oct @ 5pm

R180

Theatre on The Square. Cnr of West Street and Rivonia Road, Sandton.

(Tel) 011-883-8606

 

Suddenly the storm

A powerful new South African play which tells teh story of an aging ex cop and his wife. It begins as a playful comedy but changes constantly, taking teh aundience on a rollercoaster ride of emotions.

26 Oct – 19 Nov @ 6pm & 8:30pm

R180

Theatre on The Square. Cnr of West Street and Rivonia Road, Sandton.

(Tel) 011-883-8606

 

Naked Girls Reading

Theatre is an amazing space, that allows so many different ideas and concepts to flourish. This particular show is about a small cast of ladies that read out stoies, novels and modern fiction to the audience entirely in the nude. Strictly 16+.

28 – 30 Oct @ 8pm (Fri-Sat), 3:30pm (Sun)

R120 – R130

Pop Art Centre. 286 Fox Street, Maboneng Precinct.

(Tel) 083-245-1040

 

Whackheads Comedy Club

Look forward to a night of great stand up comedy from Carvin Goldstone, John Vlismas, Psychotic Psychic and Ebenhaezer Dibakwane.

21 Oct @ 8pm

R100

Whackheads Comedy Club. Cnr of Snake and Elsburg Roads, Brakpan.

(Tel) 011-898-7000

 

Whackheads Comedy Club

Look forward to a night of great stand up comedy from Darren Simpson, Ndumiso Lindi, Glen Biderman-Pam and KG Mogadi.

28 Oct @ 8pm

R100

Whackheads Comedy Club. Cnr of Snake and Elsburg Roads, Brakpan.

(Tel) 011-898-7000

 

Defending the Caveman

South Africas longest running and most successful solo comedy show is back again. Tim PLewman has updated teh show making it more relvant in todays context, teh online world!

23 & 30 Oct @ 3:30pm

R150

Parkers comedy and Jive. 1 Montecasino Boulevard, Fourways.

(Tel) 0861-915-8000

 

Schalk Bezuidenhout

He is fast becoming a household name in South African comedy. Catch his show at the Atterbury this weekend.

30 Oct @ 7pm

R120 – R140

Atterbury Theatre. Cnr of Lynwood Road and Daventry Street, Lynnwood.

(Tel) 012-471-1700

 

Joys of Sharing

Three of South Africa’s most creative music minds perform in this show of spectacular dance and music. They are Wouter Kellerman, Simphiwe Dana and Vuyani dancers.

21 – 22 Oct @ 8pm

R200

The Lyric Theatre. Cnr of Northern Parkway and Data Crescent, Ormonde.

(Tel) 011-248-5000

 

Barry Hilton

South Africa’s favourite cousin in comedy is back with a slick new production. He has toured for more than 30 years, released 6 DVD’, two movies and holds a lifetime achiever award.

28 – 29 Oct @ 7pm (Fri), 8pm (Sat)

Silverstar Centre. R28, Muldersdrift, Mogale City.

(Tel) 011-662-7300