South African comedy legend, Barry Hilton, is set to thrill audiences with his latest show Barry Hilton B.E.E. (Best of Everything Ever). This performance will showcase some of his current work as well as audience favourites spanning a phenomenal 30 years on stage as a successful professional comedian.
Riaad, one of the country`s most popular and acclaimed funny men with a style all his own, is known as “”the Comedy Doctor”", and he certainly seems to have the remedy for the nation`s ills at the moment: a healthy dose of laughter, straight up – hold the aspirin – it`s #Doctorsorders!
If you ever wondered ” What kind of people does Tumi Morake drink with”, visit me in Brakpan – oh sorry, Carnival City – to find out. They are on the bill so I don’t have to pay for their drinks. But I love them. I do. Tumi’s friends this week are: Simmi Areff, Mojak Lehoko, Robby Collins
In case you`re wondering, we aren`t related. Not even by blood or philandering father. We just happen to share the same surname. The Goliath thing does make more sense with Jason though because, well, he`s fat. We all know the good old fashioned formula of having a comedian or MC in a bow tie hosting corporate events. But (and is a pretty big fat butt because of Jason) nobody has ever done a dual act.
“KG takes on a whole range of subjects with seasoned comic swag and maturity. Heavy is a show about an overweight son of a sangoma and a western medicine nurse who considers fist fighting an inconvenience. His view of our country`s politics can only be considered unique. Expect big-belly laughs and a hilarious point of view that comes with a little difference of opinion.
The king of relationship comedy is back! After years of touring his hit show Learner Husband. The definitive guide for confused husbands and fielding countless requests to write a book on the subject, comedian Stuart Taylor has finally relented and put together the book Learner Husband – A handy guide for avoiding collisions with your wife. It`s the unofficial guide to marriage that every couple should read.
Each comedy evening will kick off with the introduction of an emerging comedian, who will be followed by a heavyweight in the industry. The hosts for the different nights will rotate between the Goliath & Goliath and Sifiso Nene, the winner of SABC 1’s first So You Think You’re Funny competition.
The Durban Comedy Kings have promised to give the audience a show to remember. Expect lessons on lightening fast Indian talk, advice on dealing with the recession, race relations and tales from exotic lands like Phoenix, Chatsworth and Newlands.