Cartoon Network Live! Global Premiere comes to Johannesburg


Cartoon Network Live! will be coming to Johannesburg for the very first time over the winter school holidays starting 3rd July at Montecasino after rave Cape Town reviews…

Things to Do With Kids: ‘On our journey home all my son could talk about was the show and how much he loved it.  Memories were most certainly made’.

Die Son‘”A great show for the school holidays, get your tickets now”

Cape Times: “Kids are left entertained to the max as they experience a concert tailored for them”

Daily Voice: “ Go and entertain the kids this holiday season in the wonderful world of Ooo”

Cartoon Network Live!, will feature Cartoon Network’s most popular heroes from Ben 10, The Amazing World of Gumball, Adventure Time and The Powerpuff Girls, in an interactive and spectacular stage production for kids aged 5+.

In Cartoon Network Live! Kelvin Gizmo, scientist extraordinaire, takes us into the world of Cartoon Network which is under threat of Zarr, the evil robot. We travel through the Land of Ooo, the city of Townsville and Elmore and meet their famous inhabitants. With them, and the help of the audience, Kevin Gizmo will hopefully be able to stop Zarr and his evil plans.

The production brings together an international, award-winning creative team to ensure a quality family entertainment stage show for audiences of all ages. The show is directed by award-winning director and choreographer Bart Doerfler, known for his work on The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios Hollywood, The Walt Disney Company, The Ringling Brothers Barnum & Bailey Circus, Holiday On Ice and Dreamworks. Besides Bart Doerfler, the creative team consists of Stephen Emmer (Musical Director), Cynthia Nordstrom (Costume Designer), David Smeets (Lighting Designer), Michael Al-far (Video designer) and Marinus de Graaf (Set designer).

Justin Van Wyk, CEO at Big Concerts – A Live Nation Company added “‘The global premiere of Cartoon Network Live has just kicked off in Cape Town to rave reviews. It is the perfect show for your kids to attend over the winter holidays with incredible production and all your favourite Cartoon Network heros’.

Maria Rosaria Milone, Senior Director, Category Management & Agent Markets, Cartoon Network Enterprises EMEA commented: “Considering Cartoon Network’s leading position in South Africa, we are extremely excited about this partnership. Creating interactive and immersive brand experiences provides not only kids but their entire family with new and exciting ways to engage with our shows and characters. Throughout the development of this production, Live Nation have matched our passion and ambition to bring Cartoon Network’s iconic brands to life, and we can’t wait to see the African fan reaction to this fantastic new live show when it comes to their city.”

This interactive live show is one the whole family will enjoy! Don’t miss Cartoon Network Live in Johannesburg this week during the winter school holidays.

Tour Itinerary:


  • 3rd July 2018 – 8th July 2018
  • Montecasino
  • Ticket Price: R175 – R390 – up to 50% off all off-peak shows

Brought to you by Cartoon Network, 947, Kfm 94.5, Channel 24 and DSTV. Tickets are on sale now through and Computicket

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