From their phenomenal success in 2012, your comedy cabinet is back (with one or two changes) from 28 to 31 August 2013. It’s MASS HYSTERIA 2013 – Funnier than Parliament. Witness the triumphant return of one of the nation’s sexiest and most provocative stand-up shows ever to take to the Teatro at Montecasino stage. Watch Casper De Vries, Nik Rabinowitz, Joey Rasdien, Chester Missing, Ndumiso Lindi, John Vlismas, Tumi Morake, Mpho Popps Modikoane and Kurt Schoonraad effortlessly tear the government a new one, poke fun at themselves and come down hard on current events – they’re guaranteed to cause Mass Hysteria. Tickets from R165 to R185. Twitter: @MontecasinoZA #FunnierThanParliament/#8ofthebest.


who has performed in six countries since his last wildly successful tour of South Africa, returns to take to the Teatro at Montecasino stage from 30 September to 20 October 2013 as part of the MTN Festival at Montecasino. With all new material in his new show ‘It’s My Culture’, allow Trevor to take you with him on his travels from New Zealand to Zambia, New York and London, before returning to his favourite place – home – where you will definitely LAUGH BIG! Tickets from R120 through Computicket. Twitter: @MontecasinoZA #ItsMyCulture


Coming to the Montecasino Pieter Toerien Studio Theatre after a 2012 sold-out seasons in Cape Town, Pietermaritzburg and Durban, is PIETER DIRK UYSADAPT OR FLY! The show features the most famous white woman in South Africa, Tannie Evita Bezuidenhout, leading a company of characters that include Julius ‘Juju’ Malema, former apartheid minister Pik Botha, kugel Nowell Fine, Mrs. Petersen from the Cape Flats, the old Krokodil PW Botha, Madiba and our dancing First Citizen Zuma, Adapt or Fly is sure to put a smile on your face. It’s the one man show that has taken South African by storm and it’s on stage from 23 October to 10 November 2013.


For hard-hitting international comedy, comedian, actor and author, RUSSELL BRAND will take over the Teatro at Montecasino on 16 and 17 November 2013 as part of his world stand-up tour. Keeping in line with Brand’s comedic style, the tour, officially named “MESSIAH COMPLEX”, will be a dissection of various social and religious figures and the reality of their lives through comparisons of each other. Messiah Complex is a mental disorder where you think you might be the messiah. Did Jesus have it? What about Che Guevara, Gandhi, Malcolm X and Hitler? All these men have shaped our lives and influenced the way we think. This show looks at the importance of these heroes in this age of atheistic disposability. Plus there’s sex. Obviously. Tickets now on sale from R350 to R550.


For a more regular dose of comedy, Montecasino is home to the only permanent comedy club on the African continent – PARKER’S COMEDY & JIVE. Always food for a laugh, the venue was purpose-built to showcase the art of stand-up comedy, and features the very best in local and international comedians every Thursday to Saturday night at 20:00 – giving audiences the opportunity to see SA’s finest up against top-quality comics from the UK and the US. The venue also offers visitors all the perks of visiting Montecasino, including ample secure parking, a host of restaurants for pre- or post-show meals and a variety of thrilling gaming opportunities. Tickets available at . Simply select the show you would like to attend and make the booking online. For more information call 0861 GIGGLE.


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