Teacher turned comedian brings ‘I Came, I Taught, I Left’ to Opera House

2016-04-06 06:00
Former teacher Dalin Oliver will be hosting his comedy show at the PE Opera House from April 14 to 16. Photo: SUPPLIED

Former teacher Dalin Oliver will be hosting his comedy show at the PE Opera House from April 14 to 16. Photo: SUPPLIED

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HE ditched the chalk board for the stage, and now this qualified teacher is fast becoming a
familiar face on the South African comedy scene.

Cape Town based comedian and radio sports
presenter Dalin Oliver used to be a qualified high school mathematics and history teacher until the comedy bug bit him recently.

The 27-year-old has since managed to capture audiences with his clean cut energetic brand of
comedy.

From recording his first DVD of his debut one man show I Came, I Taught, I Left, to being featured on Comedy Central and performing at sold out runs at the National Arts Festival and Baxter Theatre.

Oliver’s skill set is broadening daily and was put to the test when he played one of the lead roles in his first feature film,
Finders Keepers
, a South African comedy set to be released in June this year.

I Came, I Taught, I Left will be performed live at thePE Opera House Barn Theatre from April 14 to 16. Tickets cost R70 per
person and can be purchased from Computicket. For block bookings or charity enquiries
contact Ranique Roberts on 074 754 1596

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The PE Express is giving away five double tickets to the show on
Friday, April 15.

To stand a chance of winning, like our Facebook page (PE Express Newspaper), find this photo and comment with your email address. Winners will be notified via email.

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