5 weeks, 5 Top local comedians! Live at the Lyric Theatre this Sep & October
Experience the ultimate in laughter at Gold Reef City’s Pure Comedy event, Live at The Lyric! Get ready to be entertained by a 5 weeks line-up featuring the wittiest and most talented local comedians. Join us for an unforgettable series of comedy that’s sure to keep you laughing non-stop.
Goliath & Goliath: 28 Sept – 1 Oct
Nicholas Goliath:This comedian is an amazing Entertainer. Nicholas has performed at Parkers Comedy, The State Theatre Johannesburg, The Market Theatre, Captains Comedy and various club shows. He is also one third of the Goliath and Goliath comedy trio, alongside fellow comedians Donovan and Jason Goliath.
Jason Goliath: Nominated as Best Newcomer in the 2012 SA Comic’s Choice Awards, Jason Goliath is a larger than life comedian who literally is larger than life (it’s because all this personality won’t fit into a smaller body, ok!). With a commanding stage presence, ridiculous amounts of energy and a character-based set focused on making audiences laugh at life’s uncomfortable truths, he has performed successfully at numerous leading comedy rooms/events, including Blacks Only, Proudly Coloured Comedy Festival, Parkers, Melville Underground, Captains Comedy Festival, AWEdnesday Comedy Jam, LOL at Gold Reef City, Comic’s Choice Awards™ Winners Lap, The Box and many more.
Carvin Goldstone: 5 to 8 Oct
Carvin won the 2020 Best South African Comedy Show at SA Comedy Awards and was nominated as the 2023 South African Comedian of the Year at SA Comics Choice Awards.
Carvin has sold out comedy shows in London, Dubai, Qatar, Melbourne, Perth, Sydney Auckland, Brisbane, Abu Dhabi, Singapore, Thailand, Philippines, Indonesia and across Southern Africa.
Bash With Tash: 12 to 15 Oct
A comedic genius, public figure, media darling, and all-around-awesome lady, Natashia Portrag Munian fondly known as by her professional brand and stage name “Bash with Tash” has become one of entertainment’s most sought-after and versatile ascending stars… She is indeed everyone’s Langara Queen.
David Kau: 19 to 22 Oct
In 1998, he appeared at the Smirnoff International Comedy Festival, which was his first significant comedy event. The following year, he returned to the festival, touring from Cape Town to Durban. Since then, he’s performed his own comedy specials and headlined a number of comedy festivals.
Prev Reddy: 26 to 29 Oct
Social Media star Prev Reddy creates the most relatable skits from family drama to common quarrels. He has become a household name with his past character, the notorious and now retired “Aunty Shamilla” with her legendary robe and wig. Prev has now set his heights for television, with his new movie releases and his up and coming highly anticipated Netflix series. He certainly knows how to rock a stage, move his hips and bring joy into a room!