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Wednesday, April 10, 2019


(Jonothan (JJ) Didlick)

Jonothan (JJ) Didlick returns to Durban in April, (over the Easter weekend) to present his one-man tribute to the music of two different icons and legends of the entertainment industry. He is here for three shows only at Rhumbelow Theatre at Tina’s Hotel in Kloof!

Didlick last performed in Durban in his tribute to Canadian superstar Michael Bublé and then relocated to Gauteng to perform as Queen frontman, Freddie Mercury, on The Barnyard Theatre circuit, a role he has filled for some six years and has just completed a run at The Barnyard Theatre’s Emperor’s Palace, in a show called One Vision.

He is a fan of both Bublé and Mercury’s music and passionate about these stars.

Vocally, they are very different singers and Jonothan enjoys the relaxed and casual manner in which Bublé performs his “big band” golden oldies, as well as his creative flair when performing his own compositions.

Freddie Mercury, on the other hand, is an entirely different kettle of fish, with his fantastic range and eccentric presentation style.

In this show, Didlick hopes to capture the essence of both artists’ talents, while at the same time, paying tribute to these two legends of modern music.

Expect to hear hits like Mack the Knife, Heartache Tonight, It’s a Kinda Magic, The Great Pretender, Sway, Tie Your Mother Down, Everything, One Vision - he might even try Bohemian Rhapsody - with help from audience members as backing vocalists! The stadium classics will also feature: We are the Champions, We will Rock You and Another One Bites The Dust. Of course, there will be the common song performed by both artists: Crazy Little Thing Called Love.

The show runs from April 19 to 21 with shows on Friday at and Saturday at 20h00 and on Sunday at 13h45. (The theatre venue opens 60 minutes before show for drinks)

Tickets R150 (R130 pensioners) and tables seat 6. Family Pack pricing R300 for two adults and two children free. (No alcohol or food may be brought on to the premises). Tickets are cash or EFT only. Secure parking is available. Booking is through Computicket or contact Roland (also for large group booking discounts of 20 or more) on 082 499 8636 or email: or visit

(For Restaurant reservations please contact 031 764 7843)

Tina’s Hotel is situated at 14 Beryldene Road in Kloof.