Russell Brand adds two shows to his SA tour

Russell_Brand-2, Photo credit- Ray BurmistonRussell Brand is clearly quite popular in South Africa. The star is bringing his Messiah Complex show to SA later this year. News of his show was met with such a warm response that it has prompted promoters to add additional dates to his current itinerary. If you’re in Jozi, there’s now a show on the 15th of November, while Capetonians you’re getting an extra show on the 20th, bringing the total to five shows.

The overwhelming response to the forthcoming South African tour by comedian, actor and author, Russell Brand in November this year has led to the promoters of the SA leg of the tour, Showtime Management announcing two extra shows. Tickets are now on sale at Computicket for the additional Johannesburg show on Friday, 15 November 2013 at the Teatro at Montecasino and the additional Cape Town date of Wednesday, 20 November 2013. Russell brand will now be in South Africa for a total of five dates. Full press release below:

Since the announcement of the South African leg of the Russell Brand “Messiah Complex” tour was made earlier this month tickets have been in high demand resulting in sell-out shows. “The response to his tour has been phenomenal and we encourage “Brand fans” to take advantage of the two extra shows by booking now to avoid disappointment,” says Showtime’s Tony Feldman.

Presented by Showtime Management and 94.7 Highveld Stereo in association with Phil McIntyre Entertainment, Russell Brand the “Messiah Complex” tour will be a dissection of various social and religious figures and the reality of their lives through comparisons of each other. Messiah Complex is a mental disorder where you think you might be the messiah. “I dedicate this Messiah Complex tour to the four men that are it’s subject, Che Guevara, Gandhi, Malcolm X and Jesus – I know this is what they would have wanted.” says Brand. The “Messiah Complex” tour includes the United Kingdom, Ireland, USA, Canada, Scandinavia, Russia and South Africa.

Book now at Computicket service centers, visit or call 0861 8139000. Cape Town bookings are also available at Artscape Dial-A-Seat on 021 421 7695. To experience one of the great-value Montecasino Show & Stay packages to enjoy choice hospitality packages, call 011 367 4250, or email, for more info visit

VENUE: Teatro at Montecasino, Johannesburg
ADDITIONAL SHOW: Friday, 15 November 2013 at 20h00
 Saturday, 16 November 2013 at 20h00
Sunday, 17 November 2013 at 18h00
PRICES: R350.00 to R550.00
Tuesday, 19 November 2013 at 20h00
ADDITIONAL SHOW: Wednesday, 20 November 2013 at 20h00
 PRICES: R 300.00 – R 500.00
You’ve got to check this interview with Russell Brand out. It’s hilarious and it also shows how smart, switched on and forward he can be. Mess with Russell and you’ll get what you deserve… clearly:

Author: Jason Von Berg

Digital content marketer. Mobile App Editor. Entertainment, travel and New York City lover. #Triathlete, #Ironman, health and wellness advocate, @Futurelifeza ambassador

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