Johannesburg International Comedy Festival 2020 tickets are now on sale for one of the biggest celebrations of funny on the continent.

Johannesburg International Comedy Festival 2020 tickets - Thabiso Mhlongo

Johannesburg International Comedy Festival 2020 tickets will be for over 30 local, continental and international comedians at The Mandela, Lesedi and Space.com Theatres at the Joburg Theatre precinct in Braamfontein, from Wednesday, 15 April to Saturday, 18 April 2020.

Once again, South Africa will be strongly represented by a team of men and women proudly flying the flag high at this year’s edition. The Mzansi contingent for the 2020 instalment includes Jason Goliath, Celeste Ntuli, Mpho Popps, Kagiso Lediga, Joey Rasdien, Conrad Koch and Chester Missing, Tats Nkonzo, Rob van Vuuren, Robby Collins, Mojak Lehoko, Yaaseen Barnes, Thabiso Mhlongo (pictured above), Lindy Johnson and Ebenaezer Dibakwane, amongst others to be confirmed.

Continental acts confirmed thus far are African giants Salvado (Uganda) and Alfred Kainga (Zimbabwe) who are set to impress Johannesburg audiences with their unique Afrocentric style of comedy.

Over the next few weeks, more shows and international comedy talents will be added to the festival line-up.

Johannesburg International Comedy Festival 2020 tickets are available for:

  • THIS IS SATAFRIKA

Wednesday, 15 April 2020 | Mandela Theatre | 7.30pm | R250

Proudly brought to you by Kagiso Lediga, the grand opening show of the festival will feature comedians, celebrities, pastors and other interesting Mzansi personalities. This show will be a comedy extravaganza of epic proportions and a hilarious take on all the funny goings on in South Africa today.

  • TRIGGERED

Thursday, 16 April 2020 | Lesedi Theatre | 7.30pm | R200

Hosted by Joey Rasdien featuring Lindy Johnson and international comedians (to be announced soon), these hilarious comedians have got some things to get off their chests. Expect them to bring the heat to the stage!

  • TRENDING COMICS

Friday, 17 April 2020 | Lesedi Theatre | 7.30pm | R200

Hosted by Mpho Popps featuring Ebenaezer Dibakwane and a variety of  international comedians. These comedians are tearing it up on the streets right now!

  • STAND UP AFRICA

Saturday, 18 April 2020 | Lesedi Theatre | 6pm | R200

Hosted by Tats Nkonzo featuring Thabiso Mhlongo, Salvado (Uganda), Alfred Kainga (Zimbabwe) as well as a number of continental comedians. Dubbed as a festival favourite, this mouth-watering line up showcases some of the continent’s finest comedians.

  • JICF ALL STARS

Saturday, 18 April 2020 | Mandela Theatre | 8pm | R250

Hosted by Jason Goliath featuring Celeste Ntuli, Rob van Vuuren, Yaaseen Barnes and various international comedians to be announced soon. JICF All Stars is a specially curated line-up of the finest local and international headlining comedians that will be a fitting climax to this year’s festival. Fans can expect this to be a comedy show of the year contender!

What: The Johannesburg International Comedy Festival 2020

Where and when: Joburg Theatre from Wednesday, 15 April to Saturday, 18 April 2020

Tickets: Webtickets

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