If you're not sure what to do this weekend, fear not! We've rounded up some of our top picks taking place this weekend around the country.
Johannesburg ‘One Laugh’ Anti-Racism & Xenophobia Comedy Show Comedians’ The Napsta, Donovan Goliath, Nina Hastie, Yaseen Barnes, Loyiso Madinga, Carl Joshua and Snooze have joined forces with a comedic twist to take a stand against the ongoing racism and xenophobic tensions experienced in South Africa.
The Lyric, Gold Reef City Fri, 13 May 8pm Tickets: R150 – R350
Johannesburg AUSSIE: The Australian Circus Spectacular AUSSIE blends traditional cirque, slapstick comedy, and modern extreme stunts, showcasing the off-beat, cheeky, daring, and boisterous nature of the Australian spirit. The circus features one of the world’s only human cannonball acts – so be sure to take the whole family and enjoy!
Sandown High School, Johannesburg Fri, 06 May – Sun, 22 May 7pm Tickets: R250 – R450
Cape Town Rob van Vuuren – Life Life is the brand new stand-up comedy show from multi-award winning comedian Rob van Vuuren. Do not miss this comedic tour-de-force from one of South Africa's most well-loved entertainers as he unpacks the mysteries of life.
Baxter Theatre Centre, Cape Town Tue, 03 May – Sat, 28 May 8:15pm Tickets: R100
Cape Town World Belly Dance Day One of our picks in Cape Town this weekend is World Belly Dance Day! Head over to Gardens Commercial High School for a day filled with dance performances, live music and yummy food. With dancers flying in from all over SA, this event is going to showcase the best belly dancers that SA has to offer.
Gardens Commercial High School, Cape Town Sat, 14 May 10:30am Tickets: R40 – R80