Winter Tonic: Jive Funny Festival 2017

Winter Tonic: Jive Funny Festival 2017

Laugh out loud and be thoroughly entertained at this hilarious festival.

Now in its 13th year, the Jive Cape Town Funny Festival 2017 is back at the Baxter Theatre. As always, a stellar line-up of local and international acts has been brought together to provide top-class entertainment and laughter – the perfect winter comedic tonic.

Capetonian, Alan Committie, is the host of this year’s festival, and some of the local performers on the nightly two-hour-long programme include Marc Lottering, Dalin Oliver, Mel Jones, Loyiso Madinga, Ndumiso Lindi and Daniel Richards.

International highlights include:

  • Norway’s Captain Frodo – who has been travelling the globe since he was 4 – what he gets his body to do is mind-boggling, 10 July – 6 August
  • Paul Dabek (UK), one of the top UK magician with a twist, 10 July – 2 August
  • Mario (USA), Queen of the Circus, one of the world’s top juggling artists who believes he is Queen’s Freddie Mercury, 10 July – 6 August

The full line-up is available on Computicket’s website once you’ve purchased your ticket.


10 July 2017 - 6 August 2017


Monday – Friday, 8pm
Saturday, 5pm & 8pm
6 August, 2pm


Baxter Theatre
Main Road Rondebosch Cape Town


021 680 3962



Book at Computicket


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Time of publication: 09 July 2016

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