Godfrey Johnson will be performing songs by some of the greatest song writers of the twentieth century. Songs by Jacques Brel, Noel Coward, David Bowie and Supertramp. He will also introduce some of his hilarious alter egos such as the concerned citizen,Nugent Stein and the insane kugel Divina Munschka. An evening of intimate and marvelous cabaret.
Some of the songs from the show:
The Logical Song - Supertramp
If We Only Have love - Jacques Brel
Hallelujah - Leonard Cohen
Modern Man - Godfrey Johnson
Mrs Worthington - Noel Coward
Sleeps With Butterflies - Tori Amos
Mad Dogs and Englishmen - Noel Coward
I'm Not Going to Sing That Song - Godfrey Johnson
The Mariners Revenge - The Decemberists
Piano Man - Billy Joel
Life On Mars - David Bowie
Multi-award winning actor, singer, composer and pianist Godfrey Johnson is known for his originality, humour and skill. He has been wowing international audiences for over twenty years and continues to do so with his eclectic and ground-breaking style. He has a huge repertoire which includes material by Leonard Cohen, Brel, Coward and dozens more.
In 2015, he was nominated for three Fleur du Cap awards for this production: best actor in a musical, best performance in a one-person show and best composer. In the same year he appeared in David Kramer's hit musical "Orpheus in Africa". In February 2017 Johnson had a successful run of his one-man play "Vaslav" at The Auto and General Theatre on The Square in Sandton. He has made numerous television appearances and starred in the film "Once Upon a Roadtrip". He composed the music for Pieter-Dirk Uys's musical, "Die Van Aardes van Grootoor" which enjoyed a hugely successful run at The Theatre on The Bay.
"One of South Africa's most sublime musical theatre performers...." - Natal Mercury
"A mesmerizing performer..." - Cape Times
Tickets are R250 per person and include a 2-course meal.
Pre-booking and pre-payment only.
Saturday 24 March 2018 from 19h00