Joseph Clark is one of South Africa’s leading performers with over 40 years of experience as a professional singer/actor/ballet dancer, winning numerous awards for all 3 genres. He has appeared as a lead soloist with all the Symphony Orchestras in South Africa as well as with orchestras in Europe and the USA. He has been the soloist for North Netherland Orchestra (NNO) since 2009. Highlights include the honour to sing for former President Nelson Mandela’s 85th Birthday Celebration and singing in a packed Gelredome stadium in The Netherlands to an audience of over 30,000 people. Currently, Joseph is touring South Africa and Europe with his internationally acclaimed production of Joseph Clark – The Music Of QUEEN.
Born and raised in Amarillo, Texas, Joseph Clark left his ballet career in New York and Salt Lake City when brought to South Africa by where he won immediate acclaim for the leading roles in Swan Lake, Papillion, Romeo & Juliet and Witchboy. He soon moved to musical theatre, making him the only performer in South Africa to receive national awards for all three genres.
Joseph has been privileged to sing with some of the best symphonies
orchestras all over South Africa, USA and Europe. Between 2009 and 2017 Joseph has been the soloist with The Northern Netherlands Orchestra (NNO) conducted by internationally acclaimed Maestro Dirk Brosse, performing throughout the Netherlands, including the prestigious Concertgebouw in Amsterdam.
The highlights of Joseph’s career was singing for Nelson Mandela at his 85th Birthday Celebration to a packed audience of international dignitaries (including former US President Bill Clinton and his wife Hilary, Oprah Winfrey, Bono from U2, Robert De Niro, Sir Richard Branson, etc.). He shared the opening song Break The Silence with the late R&B singer TK at the very first International AIDS Conference hosted in Africa, televised internationally.
In 2011 Joseph sang as lead vocalist in The QUEEN Experience to an audience of over 30 000 at The Gelredome Stadium in the Netherlands. Joseph has become widely known for his interpretations of Queen’s music and is well loved by European audiences. During his 2004 European tour, performing in Bologna, Milan and the famous Schiller Theatre in Berlin, Joseph and his musicians received standing ovations throughout their shows. After his current tour of South Africa at Artscape Theatre, Cape Town, Sun Arena, Time Square, Pretoria, Omaruru Festival Namibia and Durban Rockwood Theatre, he is returning to Europe for another tour in Belgium, Netherlands and Germany.
He is known as a guest artist on Noot vir Noot, Classics is Groot and Strictly Come Dancing and has featured in numerous television and cinema commercials in South Africa, the USA, Israel and China. When not touring he is in high demand as a corporate entertainer and as a voice-artist, talking and singing, for radio & television.
Joseph Clark and the Johannesburg Big Band performs for one show only!
Sunday 23rd September at 15h00
Sun Arena, Time Square in Pretoria.
Tickets are just R200 and can be booked through Computicket.
Win 2 tickets to see Joseph Clark and the Johannesburg Big Band performs for one show only!
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Entries close on Sunday, 16 September 2018 at 5PM.
The winner will be selected by an online random generator.
Winners will be announced by Monday, 17 September 2018 before 7PM.
The prize is not transferable for cash.
Discounts for groups of 10 or more, senior citizens, scholars and students apply.