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Soulful Santa Gamka strikes a passionate chord at the Baxter

Marlo Minnaar's powerful one-hander Santa Gamka perfectly captures the heated passion of a young coloured man from the Karoo who sells his body and soul to survive.

By Daniel Dercksen

Australian circus spectacular makes GrandWest first stop

AUSSIE: The Australian Circus Spectacular will be touring South Africa in 2016, and make its first stop at GrandWest's Grand Arena from 12-14 February 2016. This is the first time the talented performers will entertain a foreign audience.

The Imperial Ice Stars are back to brag

After a knockout success between 2006 to 2008 - scooping outstanding reviews and Best Special Entertainment Award at the Manchester Evening News Theatre Awards - the Imperial Ice Stars are back to brag with ballet's greatest love story on skates.

By Johann M. Smith

Zabalaza Theatre Festival starts talent search

The search for some of the best talent in the Western Cape is on for the Zabalaza mini festival, which hopes to feature a jam-packed line-up, showcasing some of the most outstanding talent from in and outside of the province, mostly selected from the eight mini-festivals to be held from 16 January to 7 February, 2016.

Singin' in the Rain: Q&A with Bethany Dickson

Bethany Dickson, lead actress of the musical Singin' in the Rain, chats about her performing career.

By Eugene Yiga

Rebellion & Johannesburg to open Dance Umbrella

Romeo & Juliet: Rebellion & Johannesburg is to have its South African premier when it opens Dance Umbrella 2016 on 25 February, 2016, at the UJ Arts Centre Theatre, Kingsway Campus.

The real summer blockbuster of the season

You can't help but feel that choreographer Andrew Wright and director Jonathan Church have started a cult movement with Singin' In The Rain.

By Johann M. Smith

Join Humpty Dumpty and Friends at the ballet

Humpty Dumpty and Friends is a new children's ballet by Robin van Wyk, set to open at Artscape in Cape Town on Tuesday 5 January 2016...

The Baxter Theatre gears up for its New Year's Eve bash

The festive season programme is in full swing at the Baxter Theatre Centre, with a line-up featuring comedy, nostalgia and music, a brand-new children's show as well as the New Year's Eve party to welcome in 2016...

Audition call for Nothing But The Truth

Artscape Theatre is holding auditions for John Kani's forthcoming production, Nothing But The Truth, which he himself will be directing.

V&A Waterfront announces summer programme

A jam-packed line-up of outdoor entertainment and activities has been announced for the summer months by Cape Town's V&A Waterfront. From Zip Zap Circus performances and mini parades from the Cape Town Carnival, to musical entertainment, marathons and cyclathons, there will be something for every sun-loving visitor...

The Aussie Circus Spectacular is coming to Cape Town

The Aussie Circus Spectacular will be coming to the Grand Arena, GrandWest Casino, Cape Town from 12 to 16 February 2016...

2015 in Revue

It's here again. The time of year when we reflect on our achievements over the last 12 months, and lament those items on our to-do lists that we just didn't get around to...

By Lauren Hartzenberg

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