Loads of laughs at Jive Cape Town Funny Festival

Plainsman reporters Marsha Bothma and Fouzia van der Fort, all smiles at the Jive Cape Town Funny Festival Show on Wednesday June 7.

Cape Community Media hosted the Jive Cape Town Funny Festival at the Baxter Theatre on Wednesday June 7 and some of Mitchell’s Plain’s very own got to enjoy the show with the line-up of comedians which include Alan Committie, Marc Lottering, Emo Adams, Riaad Moosa, Dalin Oliver, Schalk Bezuidenhout, mentalist Larry Soffer and married duo from Los Vegas, Daredevil Chicken.

Enjoying the laughs are director of the Young Men’s Christian Association (YMCA), Ricardo de Reuck and his wife Natalie Fortuin.
Having a good time at the Funny Festival are RLabs’ head of innovation Mareldia Wentzel and RLabs staff member Lubnah Adams.

The show still runs until July 2 so book your tickets for the Funny Festival at the Baxter, through Webtickets. Evening performances are at 8pm and Saturday and Sunday matinees at 4pm; no under-16s.

Sub-council 17 chairperson and Ward 43 councillor Elton Jansen, second from left, his daughter Erin and Ward 81 councillor Ashley Potts with his wife Ruth at the Funny Festival on Wednesday June 7.
Spokesperson for the provincial Department of Health, Monique Johnstone, having a chuckle at the Funny Festival on Wednesday June 7.

The festival, which also raises funds for non-profit organisation Operation Smile that performs free life-changing surgery for children born with cleft conditions, also offers generous discounts for group bookings. For more details, visit www.funnyfestival.co.za or call 082 450 3151.