STAGE BY STAGE - Jonathan Roxmouth
The world of Musical Theatre has long been a source of great songs, catchy melodies and iconic characters. From the twinkling lights of Broadway to the hallowed streets of London’s West End, there are many songs to be sung and stories to be told. Jonathan Roxmouth is a South African musical theatre star who made history in 2012 by becoming the youngest ever English speaking Phantom of the Opera when he donned the mask in the production of the same name which then toured Asia. He has played roles as diverse as Gaston in Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, to the smooth talking Danny Zuko in Grease as well as several roles in Andrew Lloyd Webber musicals such as Sunset Boulevard, Jesus Christ Superstar and Cats.In Stage By Stage he is alone onstage with a live orchestra and his favourite songs from the musicals, Jonathan will take the audience on a showbiz ride unlike any other. The show is made up of songs from shows he has done, songs from shows he is doing and songs from shows he hasn’t done yet. In between these are backstage stories and anecdotes that will have you chuckling. Highlights include "Bring Him Home" from LES MISÉRABLES, "Music of the Night" from THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, "If I Loved You" CAROUSEL and "This is the Moment" from JEKYLL AND HYDE to name a few.
AN EVENING WITH JOHN CLEESE
John Cleese needs no introduction from a man that has done it all. From his origins as a sketch writer for the BBC radio to his star turns in Monty Python's Flying Circus and Fawlty Towers, John Cleese has made a career out of making people laugh. Having recently played the role of The Guv in the critically acclaimed film Spud, AND SPUD II, he will now bring his unique perspective in his show An Evening with John Cleese.
RICHARD BURR AND JOSETTE
Richard Burr has been delighting audiences with his magic since he was nine years old. He has become one of the most sought after magicians performing today. Richard Burr hold the 5 Times Guiness world Records for the fastest hands.
Recent Performances include: Magic Castle in Hollywood CA., Mirage Hotel / Casino Las Vegas, Nissan Open, Creative Artist Agency 20th Anniversary, Tecno Comics, The 40th Annual Beverly Hills Ball, Regent Beverly Wilshire, Regency Club Beverly Hills, Mandalay Beach Resort in Oxnard, Design Center in South Laguna Niguel, Sheraton Industry Hills, Century City Hilton, Shore Bird Hotel in Hawaii, Universal Studios, and The Westin Resort in Palm Springs.
MARC LOTTERING hails from Cape Town, and is one of South Africa’s top comedians. He has been in the funny business for 15 years and continues to keep audiences in stitches across the country.When Marc is not performing locally, he also entertains home-sick South Africans abroad.
UNDER AFRICAN SKIES
The enormously successful African production - Under African Skies has not only toured its home country South Africa extensively but has also toured France, The Netherlands, Denmark, Turkey, Dubai, Bahrain, Zimbabwe, the Caribbean and Belgium and has been nominated twice for Best Theatrical Performance in the Timeout NightLife Awards Dubai.
This nostalgic production will take you through the history of South African music starting off in the 1940’s and 1950’s and progressing through the decades. This energetic musical experience features the music of the pennywhistle and Kwela jazz and also features hits from the late Miriam Makeba, Yvonne Chaka Chaka, The Manhattan Brothers, Mahlantini, Johnny Clegg, Mango Groove and many more South African legends.
Priding themselves in being the first private classical ballet company in Bulgaria, the company finely selects dancer from different theatre groups in Bulgaria, Romania, Macedonia and other East European countries.
The Nutcracker, Swan Lake, Sleeping Beauty, Don Quixote, Giselle, are just some of the productions that have been performed to world wide audiences to many a standing ovation.
Whether being supported by live orchestra or backing music, the audiences are captivated with each character, drawn into the story and mesmorised by the flawless graceful movements of the stunning performances.
THE ALL NEW CHICAGO BLUES BROTHERS
Assembled exclusively for your entertainment pleasure from the music capitals of this continent, this is the hard-working, all-star show band of 'Joliet' Jake and Elwood Blues... we are The Chicago Blues Brothers.The show brings you the best material from the original Blues Brothers movies, plus other classic Blues, Funk, Motown and Soul tunes in a unique style thatcaptures the sound, energy and persona that propelled the original Blues Brothers into the phenomenon that still thrills audiences throughout the world today.
MICHAEL JACKSON HISTORY II SHOW
Kenny Wizz is a musical biography that will take fans right back to the Jackson 5 era before continuing on a thrilling journey to the current decade. Hit after hit tells the story of one of the greatest pop icons the world has ever known; in all, HIStory II features over twenty songs performed live by World No 1 Impersonator Kenny Wizz. True to Michael Jackson’s own ethos, HIStory II brings to the stage a level of production that will exceed all expectations. Together with a live band of talented musicians, fully choreographed dancers, authentic cotumes and a light and screen show, HIStory II is the recreation of what fans want but can never see again - a Michael Jackson concert experience. After playing to adoring fans in USA, South Africa, Hong Kong, New Zealand, Dubai and Canada - this international successis a show not to be missed!
THAT'LL BE THE DAY - ROCKIN' THE FOUR SEASONS!
The 1950’s in America! It was the golden era of Rock ‘n Roll! It was the decade that Television became huge. Everything was huge, the middle class was growing and everyone just wanted more. There was rebellion in the air! Rock ‘n Roll was a part of the rebellion. Harry Belafonte,Bill Haley, Chuck Berry, Fats Domino, The King himself Elvis Presley. Then became the fore fathers of Rock ‘n Roll. Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and The Big Bopper. And then came THE FOUR SEASONS. Rock 'n Roll was here to stay. .Rock ‘Roll found its soul in the 50’s in America. For decades it has remained in the hearts of the masses.Rockin’ High brings back Rock ‘n Roll to the stage. A celebration of hits from the era of the 50’s to the 70’s. The four front vocals are made up of Grant Almirall, Kenneth Meyer, Byron Lee Olivato of the JERSEY BOY’s Fame. The hit Broadway musical that has toured the world. These three aforementioned performers are joined on stage, by LJ Urbani, of Buddy Holly Fame. LJ who has toured the UK and abroad playing Buddy Holly in the hit musical The Buddy Holly Story. Come join us on a Rock ‘n Roll journey celebrating the hits of Buddy Holly, The Four Seasons, Ritchie Valens, The Beatles and more!
With a track record of 30 years in comedy, Barry Hilton has raised the world’s laughter level considerably.His delightful knack of finding the ludicrous and the humorous turns daily situations on their head to make us laugh at life.His face is as funny as his repartee, with lugubrious looks tailor-made for mirth. Barry’s gregarious personality makes him a people’s person, happy to engage with the audience before and after his shows.Barry is an old-school comedian who’s as streetwise as any youngster. He’s remained at the top by continually coming up with fresh material - and by having six children to keep him hip and happening.
Trevor Noah is the favorite South African comedian who has sold more DVDs than any other standup on that continent. Fans recite his performances verbatim, share his clips globally, and have joined him in legions on Facebook and Twitter.His last two years read like those of an international comedy superstar. Appearances on Jay Leno and David Letterman, Award winning Edinburgh festival show, SOLD OUT tours in, South Africa, England, New York, Montreal, England, Scotland, Germany, Holland, Zambia, Botswana, Namibia, Australia and Dubai.
THE WHITNEY HOUSTON SHOW
It was in 2012 that the phenomenal and unforgettable singing sensation that is Whitney Houston had passed away and the world has missed her talents since. However Belinda Davis and her tribute band are going to recreate the amazement and wonder that the late Whitney Houston placed in the hearts of her listeners. Belinda will be performing all of Whitney Houston’s classics including How Will I Know, I Wanna Dance With Somebody, Where Do Broken Hearts Go and the ever-famous I Will Always love You. This will be a night of homage to one of the music world's greatest artists.
A HANDFUL OF KEYS
This hilarious two man piano show returns to celebrate its 20th Anniversary. After 1150 performances to more than 375 000 people, the show has won 9 national awards, and toured to Australia, London, Dubai, and New York as well as several times around the South Africa.
Ian and Jonathan Roxmouth (the multi-award winning wunderkind of musical theatre, who has been feted for amongst others, playing the Phantom in Phantom of the Opera, Danny in the international tour of Grease and Gaston in Beauty in the Beast).
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