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Thursday, December 18, 2014


(Schalk Bezuidenhout)

Hosted by Jem Atkins, the New York Comedy Club Christmas Special offers a festive evening loaded with top comedy entertainment with the added attraction of sponsored gift giveaways.

On the programme are Schalk Bezuidenhout from Cape Town and Simmi Areff from Johannesburg joining Durban comics Neil Green, Jem Atkins and Justice Kubheka. Johannesburg’s Suhayl appears in the Open Slot.

The headline act is 2013 Comics’ Choice Award-winner Schalk Bezuidenhout. A regular on the Cape Town comedy scene, this talented comedian has performed at some of the country’s biggest venues, alongside some of South Africa’s best comedy acts. He’s performed on TV’s Comedy Central and recently took his place on Trevor Noah’s Nation Wild comedy tour. An Afrikaans boy through and through, Schalk has perfected his hilarious ‘fish-out-of-water’ stage persona. The buzz is that he’s fresh, very talented … and undeniably funny!

The New York Comedy Club Christmas Special! takes place this evening (Thursday, December 18 at 20h30 at the New York Bar, 101 Innes Road, Morningside. Entrance R70. For more information or to book contact 031 312 9605.

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