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The Jive Cape Town Funny Festival has come to represent something more for this city… It is a unique experience that attracts a diverse and loyal group each year. – Weekend Argus

 

 

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Tickets for the 2019 Jive Cape Town Funny Festival, delivered by Turkish Airlines, are selling fast! Don’t get left out in the cold – visit Webtickets and secure your seats for some great comedy this winter!

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** For discounted block bookings, charities, corporate bookings and fundraisers please call 021 685 7880 and chat to Sharon Ward or Carmen Kearns.

[ PERFORMERS ]

Every year, performers are hand-picked for the unique contribution they will make to the year's overall line-up. The Jive Cape Town Funny Festival has earned such a stellar reputation among international talent, that their appointment is often due to personal recommendation from previous performers.

ABOUT THE
CAPE TOWN FUNNY FESTIVAL

Eddy Cassar Public Relations founded the country’s first comedy festival way back in 1997. Over the years the project evolved into the Jive Cape Town Funny Festival, delivered by Turkish Airlines –  a month-long winter comedy variety show that runs at the Baxter Theatre.

In addition to showcasing the country’s great diversity and humour, the Funny Festival secures a range of speciality acts from around the world, giving the project its unique characteristic.

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[ LATEST NEWS ]

Read the latest Cape Town Funny Festival news updates.

12
Jun 2019

Make Your Laughs Count With FoodForward SA

As part of their 10th anniversary celebrations, FoodForward SA is proud to partner with the Jive Cape Town Funny Festival this year. Get your Funny Festival…

22
May 2019

Adelaide Fringe Has Lessons For Cape Town

As a veteran of ten Edinburgh Fringe Festivals and numerous European variety and cabaret festivals,  Eddy Cassar was impressed by how the Adelaide Fringe -…

18
May 2019

Join the Funny Festival Golf Day!

The 2nd Jive Cape Town Funny Festival Golf Day is almost sold out! If you still want to join the Funniest Golf Day in the…

[ EVENT PARTNERS ]

The Jive Cape Town Funny Festival, delivered by Turkish Airlines, is a success due to the involvement of these generous event partners. Thank you for being a part of the Funny Festival family.