Comedy On Long

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Wed Apr 1, 20:00 - Wed May 6, 23:00
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BEERHOUSE
Join 3 time SAFTA Award winning comedian, Mum-z, as he hosts Comedy On Long proudly sponsored by Savanna Premium Cider. Comedy on Long is regular comedy nights every Wednesday at Beerhouse (223 Long Street, Cape Town) and features top and up and coming local and international comedians. This Wednesday the line up includes:

6th May:
- Host: Carl Weber
- Headliner: Shimmy Isaacs
- Support: Mum-z
- Support: Khanyiso Kenqa
 
Food available. Click here for menu: http://www.beerhouse.co.za/food/

Doors open: 7pm
Comedy starts at: 8.30pm

Fully stocked bar
Food available

R70 at the door (R30 for students with valid student cards)
 
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Mum-z

Mum-z is a 3 time SAFTA Award winning comedian. His involvement with multi award winning TV Comedy series, ZA New, has allowed him to be part of the 2013 SAFTA Award for Best Ensemble in a TV Comedy Series, 2014 Best TV Comedy and 2015 Best TV Comedy. Having performed for corporate clients like The Presidency of South Africa and The DA and having featured in some of SA’s biggest comedy events including Blacks Only (6 times), Real Heavyweight Comedy Jam (twice), Soweto Comedy Festival, Tulbagh Comedy Festival, Rocking The Daisies, Synergy, Nando’s International Comedy Festival and much more, Mum-z is definitely a bankable act. He was best known as the “guy from the Castle Lite Yeti Advert”, The ENO Soccer advert, Engen’s Drive It To Win It and also as the character Kabelo in Marc Lottering’s Loitering In Jozi TV Comedy series.

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Kellyn Coetzee

Hysterically honest, and honestly Hysterical. Comedian, Radio host and MC. Kellyn, has performed from New York to Singapore and venues all over South Africa. She has been nominated for an Mbokodo Arts and culture award for excellence in Comedy. “A fresh voice to look out for” – John Vlismas. South Africa’s no holds barred, Comedian, Radio host, MC, out and open comic is down right hilarious ? and ensure you have a gay ol’ time. ?

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Phil De Lange
Hailing from the sprawling metropolis of Bloemfontein, Phil found himself in the melting pot of Cape Town in 2012. He broke into the comedy scene in 2013 at the much loved Armchair Theatre in Cape Town. Ever since that messy first 5 minutes on stage, he was hooked decided to pursue a blend of awkward, tongue in cheek, at times self-deprecating, musical, and stand-up comedy. His material is a reflection of all his learning experiences as a youngster growing up in the Free State, mixing with different cultures in Cape Town, the education system in South Africa, and of course trying to be the “hardcore” white boy that he is.
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Joey Lee
Joey Lee first cut his teeth in the comedy business in the late 80’s in NYC. Since then, Joey has performed in 16 different countries and worked alongside some of the biggest names in the business including Louis C.K.,Bill Hicks,Chris Rock,Eddie Izzard ,and D.L.Hughley. Whether he’s doing a late night spot at the Comic Strip in NYC for five drunken sailors or fifty thousand rock fans at the Reading Festival, his laid back raconteur story telling style punctuated by his ranting New York ribaldry roots always give the audience what they want. Comfortable in any environment his unique personal view point is universally appealing to all. Joey shares some of his most personal experiences that make us all not just laugh, but feel OK about being fallible, and human. From the Americas to Europe, Asia,and Africa. Coast to coast,country to country,cruise ships to comedy and strip clubs,night after night, Joey Lee delivers a fresh performance with the enthusiasm of a newcomer and the polish of a seasoned professional.
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Tracy Klass
Tracy has been performing stand up comedy since her arrival in Cape Town in 1999. She is known for her ‘growing up disgracefully’ stance on life and being dragged towards middle age – kicking and screaming rather than floating gracefully on a cloud of Clarins and botox. She also gives a unique take on those issues women hold very dear; children, weight, aging and food. n July 2011 Tracy appeared in her first full length stand up show – Klass Struggle which ran at On Broadway for three weeks, the show ran at Theatre on the Square in Johannesburg for three weeks in February 2012 to great reviews.  She returned to  Joburgon the 1 – 13 October, was on Chai FM and performs on the Cape Town comedy circuit with occasional forays to Gauteng.
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Rob van Vuuren

Rob van Vuuren became a comedian by mistake while he was trying to be an actor. It was bound to happen though, if you consider his shortness to awesomeness ratio multiplied by his genius and augmented by the fact that he is a bit of a dick. He cut his teeth in the mid to late 90’s (after graduating from Rhodes University) as an actor specializing in Physical theatre with a natural talent for physical comedy. To this day, Rob’s stand-up is characterized by absurd, surreal, and disturbingly hilarious physical interpretations of situations and characters. As far back in the mists of time as 1999 the press had begun to pick up on this remarkable young comedic talent.

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Stuart Cairns

Stuart Cairns is a Cape Town based comedian. He has lived all over South Africa from Louis Trichardt (Makado) to Pietermaritzburg. His stand-up has been described as enigmatic, incorporating a combination of rant, impersonation and self effacement. Cairns won the 2014 Good Hope FM Laughmaster Competition and subsequently performed at the 10th annual Jive Funny Fest. He is one of the producers of Down in the Basement and On a Roll Comedy.

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Shimmy Isaacs
Born and raised in the Boland in the town Worcester; Shimmy Isaacs matriculated at age 17 and set her sights on the Mother City of Cape Town to pursue her need and purpose in the entertainment industry of writing and acting. In 2010 she produced her first One Woman Physical Theatre Comedy “Allie Pad Funny Worcester” directed by Rob van Vuuren at the Baxter Theatre Studio.  “Allie Pad funny Worcester” earns Shimmy Isaacs the best Play and Act in a Solo performance.  In 2011 she joins forces with some of Cape Town’s leading ladies, Marianne Thamm, Anthea Thompson, and Anne Hirsch in the Production “Cracks in the City”.
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Ambrose Uren
Ambrose Uren started his comedy career at Ragazzi at an open mic night. From there he went on to perform at other comedy venues across Cape Town. He entered the Goodhope fm Laughmaster Competition in 2012 and 2013 and made it to the finals both years. He also performed at the Soweto Theatre in 2013 and 2014 as part of the Savanna Newcomers Category for the Comic Choice Awards. Other events he has performed at include Welovehiphop 1 and 2, My child has cancer trust, Groove Therapy hosted by Ready D, StylebyLoren fashion show and Jitsenic live. He is also the official host of the Cape Flats Comedy Jam.
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Devin Gray

Devin Gray is one of the youngest working comedians in the whole of South Africa. At the young and tender age of 19 he has been doing comedy for over three years and has already made a huge dent in the world of stand up comedy. Performances in all of the major cities and interactions with the big names of South African comedy are all achievements that Devin can put under his belt. Devin is always able to hold his ground when on stage with the big stars with his own brand of comedy that can relate to all audiences. From jokes as simple as a family of balloons to hard hitting political satire, Devin’s Comedy is extremely diverse.

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Gino Fernandez

Gino Fernandez is all about Stand Up Comedy, one of the most exciting comedians to be working on the comedy circuit in South Africa, also being a major influence in keeping the stand up comedy scene alive in Cape town. With the desire to do stand up comedy he came in as it was about to fade away, having bridged the gap from the CCC-(Cape Comedy Collective which was run by Comedian Mark Sampson which produced the likes of Riaad Moosa, Loyiso Gola, Marc Lottering, Nik Rabinowitz, Stuart Taylor, Kurt Schoonraad, David Kau and many more of the country’s leading stand up comedians at the Armchair Theatre) ending in 2005 to The Starving Comics est. 2008 till today.

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Yaaseen Barnes

Yaaseen Barnes is a Comedian from Cape Town’s tight-knit Muslim community. He won the title of Laugh Master 2014. Barnes is wary of being branded a Muslim comedian, though. “Yes, I’m Muslim and I’m a comedian. But I’m not a Muslim comedian. I like to separate my religion from my work. I just want to tell jokes and be universally funny,” he says. Yaaseen Barnes is being pegged as “the new king of one-liners”.He won the Joker’s Comedy Championship, which earned him a debut gig at Jou Ma Se Comedy Club. Since then he has performed regularyly all over the Cape Town and Joburg comedy circuits.

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Brendan Murray

Brendan Murray is an actor, writer, stand up and voice artist. He’s sold you things you didn’t need, hosted rock festivals, played in several Shakespeare dramas, has called the shots at Renegade Bingo and has been the ringmaster of many a burlesque circus. He’s also quite large. And loud. And burns bad poetry. This South African comedian voice artist and actor is best known as a frequent stand-up comic on the Cape Town comedy circuit. He has hosted and performed in many diverse venues around South Africa, from the Baxter Theatre to the Vodacom Amphitheatre in Port Elizabeth to a bar in Coffee Bay on the Transkei Coast.Brendan is based in Cape Town and regularly appears at Jou Ma se Comedy Club, C.O.M.E. at Zulabar, La Med and Pakalolos in Hout Bay.

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Angel Campey

Angel – yes, her name really is Angel – is a relatively new face on the South African comedy scene and she has already started to make her mark. She is a staple in comedy tents at rock festivals like Rocking the Daisies, Synergy, Rock the River and has MCed Up the Creek from 2011 – 2013. She has also made three appearances on Comedy Central’s “Kings and Queens of Comedy” stage alongside SA’s biggest and best comics. The name Angel is starting to become less associated with the ladies of the pole and more with the lady of the mic.

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Comedy On Long
BEERHOUSE
223 Long Street, Cape Town City Centre, Cape Town, 8000, South Africa
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