Country Location

South Africa

City, State

Johannesburg, Gauteng

Bio

About Entertainment is an artist management and booking agency with a difference. ABOUT Entertainment exclusively manage some of South Africa’s foremost talent as well as booking agents for most of the leading and up and coming entertainers (all types of Musicians, Bands, DancersDJs, Comedians, Circus acts etc),  Celebrities from South Africa and beyond our borders. We are able to provide our clients with various services such as; Artist Coordination, Production Management, Stage Management, Direction, Script Writing and Choreography. Fresh and funky, or cool and classical, About Entertainment provide you with spectacular entertainment. Out of ideas? About Entertainment draws on more than 20 years of collective  experience and skill to make sure your entertainment isn’t just professional – it’s perfect.

If it’s buskers, dancers or specialty acts you’re after, call us! Opera singers, praise singers or storytellers. We provide them all! Classical quartets, Orchestras or strolling musicians, we’ve got them too! Look no further for team builders or industrial theatre. Or let our Celebrities add glamour to your event. f you are looking to drum up some support, we’ll get fingers tapping with the  world’s foremost interactive drumming workshop facilitators. Add some magic to your function with an illusionist or fun to your awards ceremony with a ventriloquist or comedian.

ABOUT Entertainment

Our bands provide gentle background music or a great party can be had by all! About Entertainment has a proud reputation and enjoys the enthusiastic support of our many clients who repeatedly call on our services to make sure their events run smoothly – and within budget. Our experienced Entertainment Coordinators always deliver quality efficient service and our Choreographers provide your shows with that creative edge that puts you in a league of your own.  An expert technical support team provides the back up you require. Whether it’s Stage Management, High tech audiovisual presentations, staging, sound or lighting. About Entertainment will ensure the success of any event. That’s because, we’re all ………. About Entertainment! About Entertainment is a member of the International Special Event Society (ISES) and the South African Association for the Conference Industry (SAACI). We are an equal opportunity employer and believe in sharing knowledge and skills. We book artists nationally and internationally. Contact us today for a free quotation

COSTS

All prices listed below exclude VAT and are subject to formal quotation to brief. We thank you for your valuable enquiry; Based on our experience, we have found that in order to avoid disappointment,  make the correct suggestions and give clients an accurate quotation on our suggestions,  we require comprehensive detailed information such as; Date & time schedule of the event (incl. set up & strike times), venue, travel details, any corporate sponsorships, other speakers/entertainers performing at the event. At the very least, the DATE + GEOGRAPHICAL AREA for the event. We unfortunately cannot make any suggestions or supply biographical information without this information. In order to assist you in budgeting we can give some cost parameter estimates for performance fees for some of the more popular categories of entertainers. Please note these estimate fees excl. VAT, transport, Accommodation, Meals, Per Diems, Travel time, Technical Equipment, SAMRO fees, broadcast usage fees, scripting, special costumes, rehearsals & waiting time.

Bands

  • Big Name and Celebrity Bands from R 62,250.00 upwards for 45 – 90 minute show (uninterrupted, unless by prior arrangement)
  • Corporate Function Bands from R 15 175.00 upwards for 2 – 3 x 30-45 minute sets over a four hour period
  • Traditional Bands from R 8 250.00 upwards for 2- 3 x 45 minute sets over a four hour period

Comedians | Comedy Shows

  • Professional and Celebrity Comedians from R 15 375.00 upwards (20 – 40 min stand up comedy show )
  • Professional Comedy MC – up to 4 hours including a 20 minute comedy show R22 850.00 upwards

Cabaret

  • R 1 950.00 + per dancer – up to 2 routines add costumes
  • Solo Cabaret Celebrity from R 17 350.00 upwards
  • Group Cabaret Celebrity from R 15 750.00 upwards
  • Celebrity Cabaret Show from R 18 950.00 upwards
  • Cabaret Show from R 23795.00 upwards

Circus/ Cirque

  • Professional Solo Act from R 4 950.00 upwards
  • Duo Acts from R 7 750.00 upwards
  • Mini Show from R 14 295.00 upwards
  • Circus Show from R 59 525.00 upwards
  • Cirque Show from R 87 750.00 upwards

Dancers

R 1 950.00 upwards per dancer – for 1st routine add costumes and choreography

  • Professional Dancers
  • Ballet
  • Ballroom Dancers
  • Bellydance
  • Break-dance
  • Capoeira
  • Crump
  • Extravaganza
  • Gangnum Style
  • Hip Hop Dancers
  • Latin Dancers
  • Line Dancers
  • Gumboot Dancers
  • Tango Dancers
  • Traditional Dancers
  • Xhosa
  • Zulu

DJ’s

  • High profile, Big Name, Well known & Celebrity DJs from R 14 250.00 upwards for 1st hr.
  • Professional Party DJs (Corporate and Private Functions) from R 5 800.00 upwards
  • Professional Club DJs from R 13 250.00  upwards for 1-2 hours

Floor Acts/ Buskers

from R 1 950.00 upwards per Artiste per hour

  • Clowns
  • Mimes
  • Jugglers 
  • Stilts
  • Fire Dancers
  • Unicyclists
  • Fire Artists
  • Characters
  • Flash Mobs
  • Impersonators      
  • Professional Face Painters
  • Balloon Sculpture

Magicians | Illusionists/ Hypnotists

  • Professional Walkabout Magician from R 4 850.00 upwards for 1st hour
  • Professional Close Up Magic from R 6 750.00 upwards for 1st hour
  • Stage Magic from R 7 975.00 upwards
  • Illusion Show from R 25 750.00 upwards
  • Comedic Hypnotists from R 13 750.00 upwards
  • Stage Hypnotist from R 14 750.00 upwards

MC

  • High profile, Big Name, Well known & Celebrity MC from R 17750.00 upwards
  • Up and coming or Character MC’s from R 7 750.00 upwards

Music | Musicians

  • Professional Solo Instrumentalists from R 3 800.00  upwards
  • One man bands from R 4 500.00 upwards
  • Duo from R 6 500.00 upwards
  • Trio from R 9 500.00 upwards
  • Quartet from R 12 500.00 upwards
  • Solo Vocalist – with backing tracks from R 10 000.00 upwards

Speakers

  • High profile, Big Name, Well known & Celebrity Speakers from R 15 000 upwards
  • Professional Speakers from R 12 000.00 upwards

Sports Celebrities

  • Olympic Athletes/ Medalists from R 32 000.00 upwards
  • Provincial Athletes from R 20 000.00 upwards
  • National sports celebrities, past and present from R 20 000.00 upwards
  • World Title winning athletes and sports personalities from R 75 000.00 upwards

Specialized Services

  • Specialized Aerial Rigging – quote on request
  • Lasers – quote on request
Speciality

About Entertainment has a proud reputation and enjoys the enthusiastic support of our many clients who repeatedly call on our services to make sure their events run smoothly – and within budget.

Our experienced Entertainment Coordinators always deliver quality efficient service and our Choreographers provide your shows with that creative edge that puts you in a league of your own. An expert technical support team provides the back up you require.

Whether it’s Stage Management, High tech audiovisual presentations, staging, sound or lighting. About Entertainment will ensure the success of any event.

That’s because, we’re all ………. About Entertainment!

Location
  • 44 Escombe Avenue, Johannesburg, Johannesburg, Gauteng 2193, South Africa

Booking Info

About Entertainment has a proud reputation and enjoys the enthusiastic support of our many clients who repeatedly call on our services to make sure their events run smoothly – and within budget. Our experienced Entertainment Coordinators always deliver quality efficient service and our Choreographers provide your shows with that creative edge that puts you in a league of your own. An expert technical support team provides the back up you require. Whether it’s Stage Management, High tech audiovisual presentations, staging, sound or lighting. About Entertainment will ensure the success of any event.

Specialty

About Entertainment has a proud reputation and enjoys the enthusiastic support of our many clients who repeatedly call on our services to make sure their events run smoothly – and within budget.

Our experienced Entertainment Coordinators always deliver quality efficient service and our Choreographers provide your shows with that creative edge that puts you in a league of your own. An expert technical support team provides the back up you require.

Whether it’s Stage Management, High tech audiovisual presentations, staging, sound or lighting. About Entertainment will ensure the success of any event.

That’s because, we’re all ………. About Entertainment!

Member Associations

SAACI

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Contact Number

+ 27 (0) 82-886-5539

Contact Details
  • jenny@aboutentertainment.co.za
  • + 27 (0) 11-482-8522
  • + 27 (0) 82-886-5539
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