Multi Award winning comedian, stage and television personality, Jailoshini Naidoo will be back at the Lyric Theatre on the 10th May for a ‘one night only’ performance of celebrated playwright Ronnie Govender’s internationally acclaimed, award winning hit play, ‘At the Edge‘, which finally comes to Gauteng after playing to sold out audiences at Edinburgh,Toronto, Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Glasgow, Grahamstown and most recently Durban.
Jailoshini is in fine form as she flits between over 24 hilarious, endearing, quirky, unforgettable characters, in the funny, poignant, moving, very real and identifiable stories that make up ‘At the Edge’.
- Venue :The Lyric Theatre, Gold Reef City
- Date : 10 May 2014
- Tickets: R150
Book at Computicket or the Lyric box office on 011 248-5000. Alternatively visit www.goldreefcity.co.za
About: Popular television and stage personality, Jailoshini Naidoo, has had a long and varied career as an actress, comedian and television presenter. She studied at the University of Durban Westville, graduating with a B.Paed Degree with majors in Drama, English and Education. Thereafter she studied Public Relations at Damelin and Communications majors through UNISA. Her experience,expertise and success on stage, television, film and radio has seen her become a household name.
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For her work on stage, Jailoshini was nominated twice for FNB Vita Awards, six times for Durban Theatre Awards and once for the Mercury Theatre Award, all in the category ‘Best Lead Actress”. She was also nominated for a Fools Award in 2009 for Best Actress and was runner up for the Mercury Durban Theatre Award’s ‘Most Popular Theatre Personality’. She recently won two awards at the Mercury Durban Theatre Awards in November 2011 for “Theatre Personality of the Year” and “Best Comedy performance by a Female”. She has also been selected to receive a ‘Golden Peacock Award’ from the Indian Academy of South Africa for ‘Outstanding Talent and Contribution to the Arts’, particularly in the areas of Stage, Television and as a Comedian