CASPER DE VRIES - MONDIG (2007) - Avi
CASPER DE VRIES - MONDIG (2007) - Avi is a comedy show by the South African comedian Casper de Vries, recorded live at the Emperor's Palace in Johannesburg in 2007. The show is available as an audio file on SoundCloud, where it has been uploaded by various users .
Casper de Vries is one of the most popular and versatile comedians in South Africa, known for his satirical and often controversial humor. He has been performing since 1986, and has won several awards, including the Comics' Choice Lifetime Achiever Award in 2011. He is also an actor, writer, producer, and director, and has appeared in several films and TV shows, such as Die CasperRasper Show, Proesstraat, and Hotel. He is fluent in Afrikaans and English, and often switches between the two languages in his shows.
In MONDIG (which means "mouthy" or "outspoken" in Afrikaans), Casper de Vries tackles various topics, such as politics, religion, sexuality, racism, and culture. He uses a mix of stand-up comedy, sketches, songs, and multimedia to deliver his jokes and observations. Some of the highlights of the show include his impersonations of famous personalities, such as Nelson Mandela, Charlize Theron, Steve Hofmeyr, and Jacob Zuma; his parody of the Afrikaans soap opera 7de Laan; his spoof of the horror movie The Ring; and his musical tribute to the legendary singer Miriam Makeba.
The show received positive reviews from critics and audiences alike, who praised Casper de Vries for his wit, creativity, and courage. The show was also released on DVD in 2008, and has become one of his best-selling products. MONDIG is a must-see for fans of Casper de Vries, and for anyone who enjoys smart and edgy comedy.