PIETER-DIRK Uys takes over Pietermaritzburg next week with a stint of two shows at the Hexagon Theatre. The Echo of a Noiseruns from 21 February to 25 February. Uys will transform into his alter-ego in An Evening with Evita Bezuidenhout on Thursday, 23 February. All shows start at 7.30pm. Uys presents The Echo of aNoise, a one-man memoir in which the satirist talks about his private and public life, leading the audience into his inner sanctuary with stories that can evoke surprise, laughter and tears.The second show, An Evening with Evita Bezuidenhout , will be for one night only. Bezuidenhout will focus on the need to move from the fearful negative that has infected society to optimistic hope and excitement for a successful future for all.Spend time with the most famous white woman in South Africa, a legend in her own lunchtime thanks to her cooking, an icon who can confront any aikhona and share with her the optimism and fearlessness that has made her one of the most respected voices in our wilderness of free speech. - Supplied.Maritzburg Fever will be giving away tickets to The Echo of a Noise on the opening night. Visit the Maritzburg Fever Facebook page for more details, and to enter the competition.