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Monday, April 25, 2016


(John Vlismas)

On Fire Comedy the award-winning John Vlismas Durban Comedy Week. One of South Africa’s most creative, prolific and well-known international comedians, he will perform six shows in and around Durban sharing the comedy stage with local funnymen Felix Hlophe; Carvin Goldstone; Nina Hastie (JHB); Masood Boomgaard; Neil Green; Arnotte Payne and Jem Atkins.

April 27 (Freedom Day) at 14h30: Mozambik Hillcrest Comedy Lunch: Local favourite, Carvin Goldstone hosts John Vlismas and Masood Boomgaard for 80 minutes of comedy entertainment! Tickets R100 (R20 from each ticket sale goes to support the Jes Foord Foundation). Info/Bookings: 031 765 6556

April 27 at 20h30: Amsterdam Comedy Club (Glenwood): Catch John Vlismas sharing the stage with the Neil Green (DBN). Entrance R50. Info/Bookings: 031 811 5449 ;

April 28 at 20h30: New York Comedy Club (Morningside). The comedy madness continues in Morningside with another terrific line-up: John Vlismas headlines. Neil Green hosts, supported by Felix Hlophe and comedian-guitarist – Arnotte Pyne! Entrance R50. Info/Bookings: 031 312 9605

April 29 at 21h00: Tina’s Hotel (Kloof). Tina’s Hotel theatre is the perfect, intimate setting for another terrific, 90-minute show featuring local favourites Jem Atkins and Carvin Goldstone with comedienne Nina Hastie (JHB), and John Vlismas headlining! Cost R100. Info/Bookings: 031 764 7843. (Dinner is available and served from 18h30 to 20h30)

April 30 at 21h00: The Dutch Comedy Night (uMhlanga). The Dutch – uMhlanga’s premium Dining and Entertainment venue will host John Vlismas and Nina Hastie (on tour from JHB) along with Carvin Goldstone. Cost: R130 (venue open from 15h00 for drinks and tapas. Info/Bookings: 060 588 5674 ;

May 1 at 20h30: Pumpkin Theatre Comedy Night! (Ballito). Catch John Vlismas, Nina Hastie and Carvin Goldstone Ballito in the final stop on the Durban Comedy Tour. The theatre is located inside the La Montagne Hotel, Ballito. Cost: R120. Fully stocked bar available. Book early as space is limited. Booking at Computicket. Info: 032 946 2121