Constellations: ‘The Garden of Good and Evil’ at Spier

Constellations

EXTRAORDINARY THEATRICAL ENCOUNTERS UNDER STARRY SKIES From 3 to 18 November 2023 Spier Wine Farm and Third World Bunfight present the fourth iteration of Constellations: The Garden of Good and Evil, directed by Brett Bailey. Expect a unique cultural experience in the forested wilderness at Spier, where atmospheric encounters await in the dark woods under…

MASTER CLASS starring Sandra Prinsloo for Toyota US Woordfees in Stellenbosch

Master Class

If you missed out on Cape Town Opera and Pieter Toerien’s recent sold-out seasons of Terrence McNally’s Master Class, you’ll be delighted to learn that the acclaimed production will return again, this time at the Toyota US Woordfees in Stellenbosch from 7-10 October 2023 at the Adam Small Auditorium. Directed by CTO’s Artistic Director Magdalene Minnaar, with musical direction by…

Christo Davids directs Orphans at The Baxter in Cape Town This October

The Baxter

Stage and television star, Christo Davids, directs a stellar trio Abduragman Adams, Christian Bennett and Stefan Erasmus, in Lyle Kessler’s critically acclaimed, Orphans, at the Baxter Golden Arrow Studio, from 11 to 28 October 2023, at 8pm, with Saturday matinees at 3pm. In a strange, hilarious and moving turn of events, two brothers have their…

Magnet Theatre’s Snapped – Back by Popular Demand – 6 to 23 September 2023

Snapped

After a successful debut season at the Baxter two years ago, Snapped is returning, this time to the Magnet Theatre venue from 6 to 23 September 2023. Written by Jennie Reznek and directed by Mark Fleishman, this riveting two-hander was first presented as one of the Baxter’s first productions as lockdown restrictions lifted in 2021. Garnering…

Enchanting Cinderella for Winter School Holidays at Artscape 4-8 July 2023

Cinderella

An enchanting operatic production of Cinderella will come to life in the upcoming winter school holidays in a spectacular family-friendly production at the Artscape Opera House from 4 to 8 July 2023. Presented by Cape Town Opera (CTO) in association with AM Productions, the South African premiere of this brand-new adaptation of Pauline Viardot’s chamber opera Cendrillon will be directed by Fred Abrahamse and features a cast…

Pieter-Dirk Uys’ SELL-BY DATE

Pieter-Dirk Uys

South African national treasure Pieter-Dirk Uys is back at Pieter Toerien’s Theatre On The Bay from 17 May until 10 June. It is called SELL-BY DATE and, as expected from his one-person performances, features not only PDU but also a cluster of topical characters, male, female and political. Enjoy all of your favourite characters, Tannie…

Joburg Ballet’s Romeo and Juliet Returns to the Stage in June and July

Romeo and Juliet

After an absence of seven years Joburg Ballet’s magnificent production of Romeo and Juliet returns to the stage of the Joburg Theatre for a season of eight performances from Friday 30 June to Sunday 9 July. Joburg Ballet is grateful to the Friends of the Ballet for a generous gift of R 250 000 towards the production of Romeo…

William Kentridge: The Head & The Load 

William Kentridge

William Kentridge commemorates the millions of Africans who fought in and lost their lives in the First World War, in The Head & the Load at Joburg Theatre. Friday Apr 21 – Saturday May 6. As is his trademark style of theatre-making, the world-renowned artist uses music, dance, projections, mechanised sculptures and shadow to tell…