We thank you for your valuable enquiry;
In order to avoid disappointment and for us to make the best suggestions and give our clients an accurate quotation we kindly request comprehensive detailed information such as;
- Date & time
- Schedule of the event (incl. set up & strike times)
- Travel details
- Any corporate sponsorships, other speakers/entertainers performing at 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.
Kindly note that all prices listed below are estimation, exclude VAT and are subject to a formal quotation according to your brief or specific request. Prices below also exclude transport, Accommodation, Meals, Per Diems, Travel time, Technical Equipment, SAMRO fees, broadcast usage fees, scripting, special costumes, rehearsals & waiting time.
- Big Name and Celebrity Bands from R 60 000 upwards for 60 – 90 minute show (uninterrupted, unless by prior arrangement)
- Traditional or Vernacular Corporate Function Bands from R 12 500.00 upwards for -x 30-45 minute sets over a four hour period
- Cover Versions Bands from R10.000.00 upwards for a 45 minute sets over a four hour period
Comedians | Comedy Shows
- Professional Comedy MC- up to 4 hours including a 20 minute comedy show R 18 800.00 – R 45 000.00
- Professional and Celebrity Comedians from 20.000 – 35000 (1 hour stand-up comedy show)
- R 2000.00 + per dancer – up to 2 routines
- Celebrity Cabaret from R 9 000.00 upwards
- Group Celebrity Cabaret from R 15 000.00 upwards
- Celebrity Cabaret Show from R 9 000.00 upwards
R 1 500.00 upwards per dancer – for 1st routine
- Professional Dancers
- Hip Hop Dancers
- Gumboot Dancers
- Traditional Dancers
- Well known & Celebrity DJsfrom R 15 000.00 upwards
- Professional Club DJs(Corporate and Private Functions) from R 10.000.00 upwards
- Professional Party DJs from R 10.000.00 upwards
- Big Name, Well known & Celebrity MCfrom R 20 000.00 upwards
- Up and coming or Character MC’sfrom R 6 000.00 upwards
Music | Musicians
- Duo from R 10. 000.00 upwards
- Trio from R 9 500.00 upwards
- Quartet from R 12 500.00 upwards
- One man bands 5000,00 upwards
- Solo Vocalist– with backing tracks from R 10 000.00 upwards
- Professional Solo Instrumentalists from R5000.00 upwards
- Professional Speakersfrom R 12 000.00 upwards
- Well known Celebrity Speakers R15 000 upwards
- Sports Functions Speakers R20 000 upwards
- Soccer Players from R 20 000.00 upwards
- Rugby Players from R 20 000.00 upwards
- Cricket Players from R20 000.00
- National sports celebrities, past and present from R 30 000.00 upwards
- World Title winning athletes and sports personalities from R 80 000.00 upwards
- Huge Screens– quote on request
- Plasma Screens –quote on request
- Stage Rigging –quote on request
- Lighting – quote on request
- Min 4 x pieces 1.2 x 2.4 x 0.3 m black wood top with skirts & 1 set of steps : R 3 000.00
- Cost per additional stage piece 1.2 x 2.4 x 0.3 m : R450.00
Additional costs for delivery, increased stage height, PVC Tops, late or early set up/strike time & venues with difficult access.
- Basic sound system for a DJ with power sufficient for 200 pax indoors, incl. entry level CD players with pitch control, mixing desk, monitor, speech mic : from R 2 500.00
- Basic sound system for a Jazz quartet sufficient for 200 pax indoors, incl. 12 ch mixing desk + 3 aux, 4 x monitors, mics, vocal effects : from R 6 000.00
Additional costs for bigger desks, larger audience or band, set up & strike time & venues with difficult access.
- Drum kit, Bass & guitar amplifiers, keyboards, percussion etc from : R 5 – 25 000.00
- Basic fixed stage lighting (2 x 1.5m stands + T bars + 6x parcan56s gels) : R 2 500.00
- Full concert Stage lighting DMX lighting desk, 36 x gelled parcan 64’s, 8 x intelligent lights, smoke, Trilite trussing etc incl ceiling rigging : R 25 000.00
Additional costs for bigger screens, more powerful projectors, larger venues where extensive cabling is required from source, late/early set up & strike times & venues with difficult access.
- Screens 6’ x 8’ on stand with draped surround (each) : R 3 000.00
- 2 500 ansi lumen XGA projector (each) : R 2 500.00
Additional costs for bigger screens, more powerful projectors, large venues where extensive cabling is required from source, set up & strike times & venues with difficult access.
- Directors, Stage managers, Riggers, Technicians, Sound/Lighting/AV Engineers & Labour from R 5 000.00 to R 75 000.00+ per job, highly dependent on job specifications
These prices are all subject to availability at time of confirmation, a site inspection, receipt of accurate dimensions of the venue, finalization of running order / entertainers / speakers requirements & acceptance of our industry standard terms & conditions.