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Sunday, May 26, 2019


(Godfrey Johnson)

In Noel, Cole & Me, performer extraordinaire, Godfrey Johnson has created a show featuring some of the greatest works of Noel Coward and Cole Porter. Familiar songs reworked and reinvented by this award winning performer will surprise and seduce. The show features some of Coward’s most popular songs such as Mad About The Boy, Mad Dogs and Englishmen, and Mrs Worthington. Cole Porter classics will include Miss Otis Regrets, Too Darn Hot and Let’s Do It.’

Noel Coward was one of the 20th century’s most prolific song writers and playwrights. His work has transcended time and continues to inspire the modern audience with words and observations that matter today. Cole Porter has touched the hearts of audiences for decades with some of the most beautiful songs written in the 20th century.

Join Johnson as he takes audiences on a musical journey of familiar musical gems in a show packed with humour, pathos and amazing musicality.

Godfrey Johnson has performed in over 40 productions. He has performed throughout Europe, Canada and South Africa. In 2009, he performed with Claire Watling at The Jermyn Street Theatre on The West End, London with their award winning show, Kissed by Brel. He has starred in numerous films including David Moore’s Once Upon A Roadtrip. He recently appeared on the TV shows Black Sails and Outlander. In 2015, he composed the music for Pieter-Dirk Uys’ Die Van Aardes van Grootoor which enjoyed a successful run at The Theatre On The Bay. Johnson was recently nominated for three Fleur du Cap Awards for his work in Vaslav (best actor in a musical, best composer and best performance in a one- person show)

(“Vaslav” will run at Rhumbelow Durban in Umbilo from May 29 to 31 and on June 2 - ie either side of “Noel, Cole & Me”)

There will only be one performance of Noel, Cole & Me on June 1 at 20h00 at Rhumbelow Northlands, Durban North. The show takes place in association with The Rhumbelow Theatre at the Northlands Bowling Club, 50 Margaret Maytom Avenue, Durban North, (Venue opens 90 minutes before show for picnic dinner)

Tickets R150 (R130 pensioners, students with a valid student card and tables of eight or more). Take along food picnic baskets. Braais will be available. There is limited secure parking and booking is essential. A cash bar is available (no alcohol may be brought on to the premises).

Booking is through Computicket or contact Roland on 082 499 8636, email (also for group booking discounts of 20 or more) or visit