2nd November, 2015


With tickets for the Comedy Central International Comedy Festival brought to you by Savanna Premium Cider selling like hot cakes, we have added another date for the Trevor Noah NationWild Gala.

Commented Evert van der Veer, Head of Comedy Central, Africa:

“Demand for tickets to Trevor’s upcoming gigs has been overwhelming, as everyone wants to see South Africa’s own global comedy star make his first appearances on his home patch since taking over the helm of The Daily Show. In response to the overwhelming public demand, Trevor Noah’s NationWild Gala will now take place on 25, 26, 27 & 28 November, with the Festival extending from 25 November to 5 December.”

Africa’s BIGGEST comedy festival, The Comedy Central International Comedy Festival now encompasses 19 comedy gigs over 6 days with more than 60 comedians across multiple venues at Silverstar, Johannesburg.

Other comedians on the bill at The #CCIComedyFest include Aries Spears, Basketmouth, Cape Town Comedy Club featuring Kurt Schoonraad, Carl Joshua Ncube, Casper de Vries, Celeste Ntuli, Chris Forrest, Churchill, Darren “Whackhead’ Simpson, David Kau, Deep Fried Man, Devin Gray, Dillan Oliphant, Ebenhaezer Dibakwane, Eugene Khoza, Gavin Kelly, Goliath & Goliath, Griffy 2Trillion, Hannes Brümmer, Hannibal Buress, Jay Boogie, Jeff Ross, John Vlismas, Khanyisa Bunu, Lungelo Ndlovu, Marc Lottering, Martin Evans, Melt Sieberhagen, Mo Magic, Mo Mothebe, Mojak Lehoko, Mpho Popps, Nina Hastie, Prins, Robby Collins, Richelieu Beaunoir, Salvado, Schalk Bezuidenhout, Simmi Areff, Skhumba Hlophe, Smowkey Nyembe, Snooze, Tats Nkonzo, Tracy Klaas, Trevor Gumbi and Yaaseen Barnes.

Funny, fearless and original, #CCIComedyFest is an annual comedy extravaganza designed to bring smiles to the faces of South African comedy fans, bringing African and international comedy stars together under one roof for an hilarious, world-class celebration of comedy genius.

Tickets for The Comedy Central International Comedy Festival are on sale now at Computicket from priced from R120 to R650.

The Comedy Central International Comedy Festival Brought to you by Savanna Premium Cider is executive produced by Comedy Central (Africa) in association with Creative Director and renowned South African comedy producer and entrepreneur Ryan Harduth.

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