Review: The Comics Choice Awards. English may be dead. Long live the Vernac.

On Saturday I had the privilege of flying up to Johannesburg to attend the Comics Choice Awards at the Teatro Theatre at Montecasino. It was quite the grand affair to be honest. Many of the comics putting on their best suits and what-nots and making quite the effort.  I wasn't going to make it at … Continue reading Review: The Comics Choice Awards. English may be dead. Long live the Vernac.

This is basically an “open letter” to you all, pleading for your support.

I see a lot of these “open letters” out there these days. I often wonder what the purpose of them are. I think the time has come for me to try it. Why now? Because frankly this is all becoming unsustainable. I am going to break down my career for you. This is by no … Continue reading This is basically an “open letter” to you all, pleading for your support.

I’m on the Comedy Central Special with Tumi Morake this Friday. Catch the preview clip here.

Looking forward to the Comedy Central special with Tumi Morake this coming Friday the 16th November 2012. It was a great night with Jason Goliath, Loy Mad, and Eddie Eksteen. Thanks to Parkers and all involved. I won't be able to see the show when it airs as I am doing my one man show … Continue reading I’m on the Comedy Central Special with Tumi Morake this Friday. Catch the preview clip here.

Catch the promo for the upcoming Comedy Central special on the 16th Nov here:

Looking forward to seeing the final edit of the Comedy Central Special on the 16th November. It has a stellar line up. Tumi Morake hosts with me, Loy Mad, Jason Goliath and Eddie Eksteen. I am performing my solo show at the moment. Catch me at the Kalk Bay Theatre during the month of November. … Continue reading Catch the promo for the upcoming Comedy Central special on the 16th Nov here:

Stuck in Durban. No, stuck sounds negative. I am currently “weather inconvenienced” due to road closures.

People really go proper mental when the weather turns in South Africa. I awoke this morning to news that the country in blanketed in snow and many of the roads are closed. When we immigrated in 1981, we got stuck in a big snowstorm in Johannesburg. First time it had snowed in like 21 years. … Continue reading Stuck in Durban. No, stuck sounds negative. I am currently “weather inconvenienced” due to road closures.

A word of advice for South African Comics. Do yourself a favour & listen to @marcmaron podcast #WTF

One thing comics do like no others, is drive about and bitch to each other of all the ill's and woe's of this comedy industry. From what acts we like through to whose' girlfriend slept with who. It can be facinating and all too ego fuelled at the same time. I started listening to Marc … Continue reading A word of advice for South African Comics. Do yourself a favour & listen to @marcmaron podcast #WTF