South Africa’s elastic faced, king of clean comedy, Barry Hilton, brings his ultra funny, slick new production, Evolver, to Silverstar on 28 and 29 October 2016. Fans can brace for hilarious comedy in true Hilton style.
Evolver sees him at his vibrant best showcasing brand new material – evidence of his unique ability to adapt, reinvent and evolve with the times. His genuinely funny bones, his uncanny ability to gauge a crowd, his firm stance on working clean, and his unflinching work ethic make Barry Hilton an institution that has stood the testament of time and continues to impress as he breaks new ground and makes ‘em laugh all over the world.
Forged in the fire of the global comedy circuit from London to Hong Kong, this versatile and dynamic comedy icon works the room with magnetic charm and infectious ease. His deft timing and tap-dancing mind leave will have the audience breathless with laughter.
With a career spanning a phenomenal 30 years, Barry has performed on 5 of the seven continents. This seasoned raconteur recently shot the lights out with a sold-out 4200-seat arena show – something no other local comic has ever achieved and in January this year, he sold out the main concert hall of the internationally renowned Sydney Opera House. Barry performs regularly in Hong Kong, Singapore, Australia, New Zealand, the UK and of course across Africa.
After 30 years of touring, six children, two ex-wives, a new wife, six DVDs, two movies, Vegas, Cleese, Connolly, Monkhouse, millions of air miles and a Lifetime Achiever statue on his mantelpiece, Hilton is undoubtedly the quintessential South African comedy giant.
He takes to the stage at SilverStar at in Krugersdorp on 28 and 29 Ocober. Tickets available at Computicket.