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Friday, May 27, 2022


(Above: Michael Jonathan)

Coming up at Rhumbelow Theatre Durban from June 3 to 5, 2022, is I’m Bad – A Michael Jackson Tribute Show featuring Michael Jonathan and dancers Marlise Burger, Citi K. Matleila and Siya Richard Bhengu

Michael Jonathan was born in Paris, France, and came to South Africa with his family 16 years ago. He studied at the school of arts in Pretoria and began his professional career 14 years ago.

Michel started mimicking Michael Jackson from a young age, after watching a Billie Jean performance. Billie Jean remains his favourite song to perform. His uncanny resemblance to the king of pop and perfected dance moves, earned him the title of the new king of pop and SA’s no1 Jackson impersonator.

He has a team of backup dancers and together they put on shows that amaze audiences around the country. The team have a few tricks up their sleeves as well, as their entertainment and dance skills go beyond your imagination.

Michael and team want to Thrill you with their talent, because they are Dangerous in what they do. Their sincere wish is to Heal the World because they truly believe that it doesn’t matter if you are Black or White. They say Beat it to the haters and ask the lovers if they Remember The Time. For them it is Human Nature to get down and Jam. They look forward to Rock with You and cannot wait to share the magic with you.

I’m Bad is a show not to be missed! See you there!

Performances take place on Friday and Saturday (June 3 and 4) at 19h00 and on Sunday (June 5) at 14h00.

Picnic baskets may be brought to the venue, or food can be purchased onsite – burgers, wors rolls, chicken pops and chips, cheesy Russians, snack baskets etc. A full bar is available (no alcohol may be brought on to the premises). The venue opens 90 minutes before the show for snacks/drinks.

All seating will be at separate tables and the venue will obviously be seating co-habiting couples and/or family members together. With the current Covid levels, the venues will be limiting capacity to 50% maximum and strict Covid protocols will apply.

Limited secure parking is available.

Tickets R200 (R150 youngsters under 13). Booking is essential on email: or through Computicket.

For more information contact Roland Stansell on 082 499 8636 or visit

Rhumbelow Theatre is situated at 42 Cunningham Road off Bartle Road in Umbilo, Durban.