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Wednesday, November 17, 2021


OnStage@Altitude promises some hilarious year-end productions a

“We have some super amazing shows OnStage@Altitude over the next few weeks. Booking is absolutely essential due to limited numbers (despite now increased numbers permitted – we still prefer to limit seating and allow for effective social distancing – YOU are important to us,” says Thomie Holtzhausen who runs the venue in Stamford Hill.


November 21, 2021: Two Guns Of Comedy Special

What a perfect way to kick off our festive season show programme with this remarkable duo.  Mmangaliso Mhlongo & Kedibone Mulaudzi one night only on stage in Durban. Let comedy engulf your senses!

Mhlongo is a stand-up comedian who started his career by winning best newcomer comedian in the Comediology Competition six years ago. He has since MC’d for well-known comedian Barry Hilton, toured with Simphiwe Shembe, Siyanda Maphumulo and Skhumba Hlophe. He has had numerous appearances on Trippin with Skhumba which aired on Mzansi Magic. He shared the stage with Carvin Goldstone, Trevor Gumbi, Celeste Ntuli, Sifiso Nene, Jem Atkins, Robbie Collins and others. Mmangaliso Mhlongo is a comedian definitely worth seeing on stage.

Kedibone Mulaudzi has been cemented in the heats of South Africans over the past 17 years. International appearances include performances in Korea (South, that is), South Bank Arts Centre London-UK, Atlanta, Tanzania and many others. He writes his sets for international audiences, his jokes are funny in South Africa and anywhere else in the world. He has done three Comedy Specials on Comedy Central, presents Daily Sun TV and is resident comedian for Joyous Celebrations, MetroFM, PhalaphalaFM, SAFM and CapricornFM. He has recently been crowned National Comedy Gold Medalist winning the National Comedy Championship in Cape Town.

Believe it or not – Kedibone discovered and developed Trevor Noah. (Noah gave him a beautiful shout-out when recently receiving his GQ’s Newsman Of The Year award.)

There is no doubt that Kedibone Mulaudzi is one of the top South African comedians that delivers, unlike most politicians!!

Tickets: R60pp (couples R100)


November 25 To 28, 2021:  Ad^Lt Puppet Show By Peter Court

A naughty but nice Cabaret from the original Daddy of the Ad^lt Pantos. With more sass than smut; raunchier than rude; more… oh, who the hell are we kidding, It’s filthy… and you’ll love it!

The multi award-winning Peter Court brings you a puppet show for adults. Loads of double entendre - hilarious and highly entertaining.

Tickets:  R100pp - (group bookings discounts available).


Desember 1, 2021:  Lizz Meiring In Kameras, Konserte & Kleedkamers

‘n Reisende eenvrouvertoning deur deur die sweetheart van Suid-Afrika – die nimlike Lizz Meiring.  ‘n Heerlike eenvrouvertoning deur die komediekoningin van Suid-AfrikA.   Ons is gelukkig om LIzz te vang in Durban op haar nasionale toer met hierdie krultoonlekker toneelstuk.   Slegs een aand in Afrikaans.  

‘n Viering van ‘n mens se lewe – enige mens – die verassings en die verrassings.  Welkome en onwelkome insidente; daar is pitkos, satire, patos en humor – altyd humor!  Dit is ‘n wye allesomvattende show wat kreatiwiteit betref.

Tickets: R150pp


December 2, 2021:  Lizz Meiring In Tour De Force/Forced To Tour

The queen of comedy and South Africa’s sweetheart, Lizz Meiring, stops in Durban on her national tour with her offering in English. One of the sketches has been written by the formidable Jeanne Goosen and one by the very talented Jak J. Brits. Meiring’s stories are inspired by her lustrous career spanning 50 years.

Meiring has received an array of awards including the Diamond Observatory Award for her contribution to the arts as well as a Naledi Chairman’s & Director’s Award for Contribution to the Arts.  Most of us will remember her for her hilarious portrayal of Mollie.

Tickets:  R150pp


December 8 to 30, 2021:  Peter Pan:  Adult Panto

The 25th Annual Pantomime for Grown-ups! It has long been a tradition in Durban to celebrate the festive season with a trip to the naughty pantomime for grown-ups: a well-known story with a decidedly grown up twist, a smattering of well-known songs and a fair amount of risqué one-liners.

From its first production in 1996, the pantomime has brought non-stop laughter to Durban audiences. The panto has been seen at various venues across Durban and found a home OnStage@Altitude in 2016. Changed to Pantomime For Grown-Ups:  its former title was not liked by the social media algorithms!!

This year will see the 6th pantomime at Altitude with the return of the 2011 offering of Peter Pan (adapted of course, since that has been our motto:  adapt to survive!). With amazing songs and loads of laughter, Darren King’s script is brought to life by an amazingly talented cast:  Sphindile Khuzwayo, Wonder Ndlovu, Darren King, Thomie Holtzhausen and Chaunees Bokaba. Set-design by Bryan Hiles.

Tickets: R150 – (group booking discounts available).



Please book in advance - online or contact Thomie direct on WhatsApp: 064 476 9533

Patrons are welcome to bring picnic basket/snacks. Cash bar available. Doors open an hour before the show.


On Stage At Altitude is situated at 25 Silver Avenue, Morningside, Durban. Car guards are on duty.