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[Design Indaba 2015] The language of William Kentridge

World renowned South African artist William Kentridge presented his performance piece "Refuse the Hour" at the City Hall in Cape Town on 26 & 27 February 2015 as part of the annual Design Indaba week...

By Megan Holt 2 Mar 2015 08:15

Results of the SANCTA AGM and its festival awards

The SA National Community Theatre Association (SANCTA) held its 34th AGM and 10th Annual Full-Length Plays Awards at the Hillbrow Theatre recently...

27 Feb 2015 12:10

Christopher Weare to direct Fleur du Cap Theatre Awards

Christopher Weare is to direct and Alan Committie to MC the 50th annual Fleur du Cap Theatre Awards to be held, for the first time, in the Artscape Opera House, Cape Town, on Sunday, 15 March, 2015...

26 Feb 2015 06:59

Name change for Jou Ma Se Comedy Club

Jou Ma Se Comedy Club has changed its name to the Cape Town Comedy Club. "This is, quintessentially, a coming-of-age story," said founder and co-owner, comedian Kurt Schoonraad...

25 Feb 2015 10:08

The Garden Court Theatre reopens

The Garden Court Theatre at the Garden Court Nelson Mandela Boulevard hotel in Walmer Estate, previously known as the City Lights Theatre, is now officially open. The exciting production of Vocal Mania kick-started the reopening...

17 Feb 2015 08:13

Fleur du Cap Theatre Awards nominees announced

The nominees for the 50th annual Fleur du Cap Theatre Awards, to be presented on Sunday, 15 March, 2015, at 6pm at the Artscape Opera House in Cape Town, have been announced.

4 Feb 2015 11:09

A picture in black and white: Shakespeare's Othello at Maynardville

This year's showing by Artscape at the Maynardville Open-Air Theatre is The Tragedy of Othello: The Moor of Venice.

By John Cooper 22 Jan 2015 10:23

Strong cast brings Othello to life

A starlit sky, a dimly lit forest background and a graceful stage setting effectively set the mood for Maynardville's memorable production of Othello, The Moor Of Venice...

By Frances Aron 21 Jan 2015 09:33

Othello to open at Maynardville

Artscape's 2015 Shakespeare production at Maynardville Open-Air Theatre will be the tragedy, Othello, which is still as gripping today as it was when it was written 400 years ago.

12 Jan 2015 10:54

John: a dignified and significant masterwork

If there's one theatrical experience that will change your life, it's DV8 Physical Theatre's spellbinding John. It is not only one of the most provocative and fearless explorations of male sexuality, but dares to state what needs to be said about the human condition...

By Daniel Dercksen 5 Jan 2015 13:24

Stunning Bar None seduces the senses

Everyone is more than welcome at Bar None, an enchanting musical romance that will put a smile on your face and a song in your heart at the fabulous New Kalk Bay Theatre.

By Daniel Dercksen 19 Dec 2014 10:06

Singing in the Rhyn

Brendan van Rhyn, current star of The Rocky Horror Show, chats about doing the time warp over and over again.

By Eugene Yiga 11 Dec 2014 09:46

The Coloured Chameleon - it's about community

Desiré Davids and the Eoan Group Theatre Company present The Coloured Chameleon from 3 to 5 December at the Joseph Stone Theatre in Athlone.

By Debbie Hathway 2 Dec 2014 09:42

Bizet's Carmen wows opera lovers on the big screen

Richard Eyre's mesmerising production of Bizet's steamy melodrama Carmen is wowing opera lovers at Cinema Nouveau as the third production in the new season of The Met: Live in HD.

By Daniel Dercksen 1 Dec 2014 12:04

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