01 MAR - 08 MAR 2020
about the festival
THE FUNNY IS BACK!
The Cape Town International Comedy Festival is the largest Comedy Festival in South Africa
and will relaunch in 2020 at the Artscape Theatre for a one week period,
starting 1 March 2020.
This event will host the most varied comedy shows and concepts ever produced in SA.
15 International Artists from the Comedy Capitals of the World will join South Africa’s funniest.
The Funny is Back!!!
Launched in 1996 at the Baxter Theatre, the Cape Town Comedy Festival was the First International Comedy Event on the Continent
- Staged 250 International Artist from 12 Countries
- Became a National Event in 2005
- Produced in London in 2008
- Trevor Noah met his US Agent Backstage of the Comedy Festival
leading the way
- BASA Award
- Staged International Street Comedy Event in SA
- Sold over 1 Million Tickets