After a two-year hiatus, the gentleman of South African comedy, Ndumiso Lindi – The Roosta – brings together the best in homegrown talent when Keeping Up With The Xhosaz returns to the big stage on the 4th of June at the Theatre of Marcellus, Emperors Palace.
“South Africa is a country where diversity is celebrated in all its forms. Audiences now want to hear their stories delivered in their own languages and the comedians we have chosen are a true reflection of where we all come from,” shares Ndumiso.
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Khanyisa Bunu headlined the 2019 show and left the stage with a standing ovation. She had to be back this time around, her unique comedy style is unmatched.
Fresh talent from Ndumiso’s hometown, King William’s Town, Luphelo Kodwa was also on the first line-up and immediately became a favourite with the audience.
Preacher by day and funny-streetwise comedian by night, don’t be fooled by Ta Mrojana’s age, he is lethal on the mic. Joburg audiences will not see him coming.
Siya Seya always delivers a fire set. This multi-Comics Choice awards winner is always ready to knock it out the park.
Last but not least, the special appearance by the ‘Big Banger’ himself who needs no introduction, the Tembisa native, Skhumba Hlophe, bringing that Zulu flavour into the mix.
“It’s always been my dream to do a show like this, a show people look forward to because it speaks to them. We have come from far to make a living in these big cities, it’s not an easy process, so now and then we should meet up and have a good laugh.”
The show will be performed in a mix of Xhosa, some Zulu and English. Tickets are available from R200 per person at Ticketpro. The show is rated PG16 and starts at 20h00.