“KAREN ZOID DOES PIETER TOERIEN” 

Get ready to embark on an unforgettable musical odyssey with none other than the Queen of Rock herself, Karen Zoid, alongside guitar virtuoso, Henry Steel. 

Step into the warm, intimate confines of South Africa’s theatre giant: Pieter Toerien’s Theatre at Monte Casino. The cultural crown jewel of the casino complex boasts a gorgeous 400 seater with acoustic opulence. In 2023, Zoid enthralled Cape Town audiences at Toerien’s Theatre on the Bay in Camp’s Bay, with a sold out run. Come July, her home town of Joburg, welcomes her back for a rare 5-day appearance at the only theatre she trusts in the City of Gold. Prepare to be enthralled by her enigmatic stage presence, witty sense of humour and razor sharp mind – a collection of your favourite songs, each meticulously curated and presented by the incomparable composer herself! Off course, at a Zoid show, you can hear anything from Bach to Britney Spears thrown into the mix as Zoid is known to never perform the same show twice. 

From reimagined classics to stripped-down renditions, weaving together a mesmerizing tapestry of sound, Karen Zoid shows are always accompanied by captivating stories and anecdotes that will have you in stitches or move you to tears. 

Escape with us from July 3rd to July 7th. Who doesn’t need an evening filled with rock and roll, laughter, and a rekindling of your love affair with Zoid’s world? This is a rare opportunity to see her in Jozi. Jump for your tickets! – webtickets.co.za. 

 

MARC EUGENE LOTTERING

Pieter Toerien’s Montecasino Theatre from 6 September to 22 September

MARC EUGENE LOTTERING is Lottering’s newest stand-up show.  And yes, that really is his second name.

In this show, Lottering shares his findings on where he thinks his colourful family tree stems from.  As is to be expected, his viewpoints are hilariously outrageous after his mom, when he was little, promised him that they were all originally “blonde German-Caribbeans”.

Lottering is one of South Africa’s top comedians, having written 20 one-man shows and 3 smash hit musicals.  He has been nominated for, and received several prestigious theatre awards along the way.

This year, Lottering has been inducted into the Comics Choice Hall of Fame.

MARC EUGENE LOTTERING is not suitable for children.

Tickets at WEBTICKETS

 

The Neil Diamond Show:

 

Glittering and radiant, Mzansi Ballet presents The Neil Diamond Show, a ballet set to the timeless melodies of Neil Diamond. This enchanting ballet transports audiences into a world where every movement sparkles with brilliance, echoing the facets of a precious gem. With Neil Diamond’s iconic music as its backdrop, “The Neil Diamond Show” is a mesmerizing journey through light, color, and the enduring mystique of these treasured jewels!

Coppélia:

 

Mzansi Ballet’s Junior Company presents this enchanting and comedic ballet which tells the story of a young couple, Swanilda and Franz, whose love is tested by the mysterious and lifelike Coppélia doll created by the eccentric toymaker Dr. Coppélius. Mistaken identities, lively village scenes, and charming character dances unfold as the ballet explores themes of love, jealousy, and the blurring line between reality and fantasy. With its delightful score and expressive choreography, “Coppélia” continues to captivate audiences, showcasing the beauty of classical ballet and the enduring appeal of this timeless tale.

Dirk Badenhorst presents

SELIM KAGEE – IL MONDO

10 & 11 August only

Prepare to embark on a journey through time as Selim Kagee presents ‘Il Mondo,’ a mesmerizing concert of nostalgic songs, set to enchant audiences.

Transport yourself to a bygone era where timeless melodies reign supreme, and memories of the last century come alive through the enchanting performance of classic songs. With his velvety voice and captivating stage presence, Selim Kagee promises an unforgettable experience, weaving together cherished tunes that have etched themselves into our collective consciousness.

Join Selim as he shares delightful anecdotes from his own life, offering heartwarming and often humorous insights into his musical journey and global travels. From romantic ballads to soul-stirring anthems, ‘Il Mondo’ showcases a repertoire that spans generations, leaving audiences spellbound and yearning for more.

Expect to be serenaded with beloved classics such as “Il Mondo,” “The Wonder of You,” and “Bridge Over Troubled Water” – songs that have withstood the test of time and continue to resonate with audiences worldwide. Selim’s performance promises to evoke a myriad of emotions, from nostalgia to joy, as he effortlessly captures the essence of each timeless masterpiece.

Classic Feel Magazine hails Selim Kagee as “an impressive new, proudly South African addition to the adult contemporary and crossover fields,” likening his talent to that of esteemed luminaries such as Bocelli, Groban, Pavarotti, and Bublé.

 

 

Pieter Toerien presents Agatha Christie’s ingenious courtroom drama, for the first time in South Africa!

This classic Christie will delight audiences and keep everyone on the edge of their seats right up till the thrilling climax that will leave you stunned!

WITNESS FOR THE PROSECUTION is a gripping tale of justice, passion, betrayal and revenge. Leonard Vole is accused of murdering a widow to inherit her fortune. The stakes are high – will Leonard survive the shocking witness testimony, will he be able to convince the jury, and you of his innocence and escape the hangman’s noose?

Dates:

Pieter Toerien’s Montecasino Theatre from 29 May until 30 June, 2024

Theatre On The Bay from 3 July until 10 August, 2024

BOOK HERE!

Don’t miss this thrilling production from the Queen of Cunning!

With All Star Cast including Graham Hopkins, Sharon Spiegel Wagner, Mike Huff, Peter Terry, Craig Jackson, Brett Kruger, Dianne Simpson, Matthew Lotter, Micah Stojakovic & Jordan Soares 

 

 

VR Theatrical presents
Lewis Carroll’s
ALICE IN WONDERLAND
11 July – 28 July
Pieter Toerien’s Montecasino Theatre – Main Stage

Perfect FUN for the whole FAMILY!!