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Comedy at the Maynardville Open-Air Festival
Comedy at the Maynardville Open-Air Festival

Jesters in the Park will be on at the Maynardville Open-Air Theatre in Wynberg, Cape Town from Wednesday, 31 January to Saturday, 3 February 2018. The show will form part of the Maynardville Open-Air Festival.

3 days ago

All-female cast and creative team to stage The Taming of the Shrew
All-female cast and creative team to stage The Taming of the Shrew

An all-female cast and creative team will stage William Shakespeare's The Taming Of The Shrew at the Maynardville Open-Air Theatre from 7 February 2018 until 3 March 2018.

8 Jan 2018

Maynardville Open-Air Festival expands
Maynardville Open-Air Festival expands

From 18 January to 3 March 2018, Cape Town's annual Maynardville Open-Air Festival will showcase a season of symphony, ballet, comedy and more weaving elements of Shakespeare into a selection of shows.

18 Dec 2017

#MusicExchange: Chantal Stanfield
#MusicExchange: Chantal Stanfield

Chantal Stanfield is a Cape Town-born actor, singer, dancer, voice-artist and stage and television performer. She graduated with a BA in Theatre and Performance in 2005 from the University of Cape Town. Now she stars in her one-person show, a hilarious comedy...

By Martin Myers 18 Dec 2017

#BestofBiz 2017: Lifestyle
#BestofBiz 2017: Lifestyle

We've compiled our annual #BestofBiz 2017 lists across all our industries featuring our most popular articles, most-read contributors and brand press offices with the most views. Discover the most read content on Bizcommunity's Lifestyle & Entertainment portal over the past year below.

14 Dec 2017

Cape Town Comedy Club announces December line-up
Cape Town Comedy Club announces December line-up

On Friday, 15 December 2017, the Cape Town Comedy Club will feature comedians, Vittorio Leonardi (Johannesburg), Brent Palmer, Carl Weber and Melt Sieberhagen as emcee.

11 Dec 2017

The Showroom Theatre festive line-up announced
The Showroom Theatre festive line-up announced

Escape to Prince Albert this Festive Season and enjoy world-class entertainment in the heart of the Karoo at The Showroom Theatre.

21 Nov 2017

Byron Klassen receives 2017 ImpACT award
Byron Klassen receives 2017 ImpACT award

The 2017 Arts & Culture Trust (ACT) Awards was hosted by Sun International at The Maslow Hotel in Johannesburg on 17 November 2017.

21 Nov 2017

Robbie Collins
The Goliath Comedy Club finds the funny with Robby Collins' Son of Carol

Robby Collins presents the last leg of his national one-man comedy tour, Son of Carol live at The Goliath Comedy Club...

10 Nov 2017

2018 Standard Bank Young Artists announced
2018 Standard Bank Young Artists announced

The Standard Bank Young Artist (SBYA) awards winners for 2018 have been announced.

2 Nov 2017

Shakespeare in Love
Shakespeare in Love

To borrow from the Bard himself, Shakespeare in Love has all the elements of a comedy of errors...

By Nicci Botha 26 Oct 2017

Rock of Ages comes to Gold Reef City
Rock of Ages comes to Gold Reef City

The South African premier of Rock of Ages takes place from Friday, 17 November to Sunday, 10 December 2017 at Gold Reef City's Lyric Theatre.

10 Oct 2017

2017 Fringe Fresh Award winners announced
2017 Fringe Fresh Award winners announced

The 2017 Fringe Fresh Awards were presented in front of an audience of theatre professionals, media, and fans at the Fringe Club in Gardens, Cape Town on 7 October 2017. The awards acknowledge the creative excellence showcased during the Cape Town Fringe Festival.

9 Oct 2017

2017 Baxter Dance Festival will feature 64 new pieces
2017 Baxter Dance Festival will feature 64 new pieces

The 2017 Baxter Dance Festival will be held at the Baxter Theatre Centre in Cape Town from 5-14 October 2017. The 13th edition of the dance festival will feature over 64 new pieces by 73 choreographers.

15 Sep 2017

Famous Last Words to conclude at Emperors Palace
Famous Last Words to conclude at Emperors Palace

The Comedy Central Famous Last Words charity gala event will be held at the Theatre of Marcellus at Emperors Palace in Johannesburg on 4 October 2017.

14 Sep 2017

Savanna Comics' Choice Awards winners announced
Savanna Comics' Choice Awards winners announced

The seventh annual South African Savanna Comics' Choice Awards (Savanna CCA) was held at the Lyric Theatre at Gold Reef City on 9 September 2017.

11 Sep 2017

Dance, music and jazz at Artscape's Heritage Festival
Dance, music and jazz at Artscape's Heritage Festival

Artscape Theatre Centre's 2017 Heritage Festival is set to showcase indigenous, contemporary and international artistic works in dance, music and jazz from 10 to 30 September.

5 Sep 2017

2017 Cape Town Fringe expands to 14 performance spaces
2017 Cape Town Fringe expands to 14 performance spaces

This year, the Cape Town Fringe, which takes place on 21 September introduces a revised format with a fresh new focus.

4 Sep 2017

Cape Town comedian, Dalin Oliver
Comedy is no joke! Being funny is a serious business

Cape Town comedian and Good Hope FM radio presenter, Dalin Oliver, is back with a brand new stand-up comedy show, Face for Radio, following the sold-out success of his d├ębut one-man show, I Came, I Taught, I Left...

By Juanita Pienaar 1 Sep 2017

Second show added to Michael McIntyre's Big World Tour
Second show added to Michael McIntyre's Big World Tour

A second show has been added to Michael McIntyre's Big World Tour at Grandwest, Cape Town on the 18 January 2018. The English comedian's first show at Grandwest on 19 January 2018 sold out due to high demand.

25 Jul 2017

The Wonderful World of Disney On Ice now on in SA, skates into Cape Town
The Wonderful World of Disney On Ice now on in SA, skates into Cape Town

Disney On Ice returns to South Africa for the sixth time with The Wonderful World of Disney On Ice! Families are able to celebrate the magic, spirit, and fun as an extraordinary lineup of Disney stories comes to life in Cape Town...

Issued by Showtime Management 18 Jul 2017

Joburg Theatre presents Big City, Big Dreams with Fiona Ramsay
Joburg Theatre presents Big City, Big Dreams with Fiona Ramsay

Moving into Dance Mophatong (MIDM) in collaboration with Joburg Ballet and Vuyani, will be opening their production act on Friday, 28 July 2017, at the Joburg Theatre, during the Big City, Big Dreams world premiere.

17 Jul 2017

Artscape Women Humanity Arts Festival returns
Artscape Women Humanity Arts Festival returns

Now in its 11th year, the Artscape Women Humanity Arts Festival will take place at Artscape in Cape Town from Wednesday, 2 August to Saturday, 5 August.

14 Jul 2017

Savanna Comics' Choice Awards nominees announced
Savanna Comics' Choice Awards nominees announced

The Savanna Comics' Choice Awards has announced the nominees in this year's award categories, following thousands of votes, across hundreds of registered comedians.

13 Jul 2017

Cape Town Fringe introduces new format for 2017
Cape Town Fringe introduces new format for 2017

The Cape Town Fringe is back in the Mother City from 21 September to 8 October 2017 in a brand new format.

11 Jul 2017

Winners announced for the 2017 National Arts Festival Awards
Winners announced for the 2017 National Arts Festival Awards

The Fringe at this years' National Arts Festival saw more than two hundred productions premiere, with the Ovations Awards panel making their way through the festival's theatres to select work that stood out and made audiences stand up.

10 Jul 2017

#YouthMonth: Providing opportunities for young performers, Q&A with Artscape's Marlene Le Roux
#YouthMonth: Providing opportunities for young performers, Q&A with Artscape's Marlene Le Roux

We got in touch with Artscape's CEO, Marlene le Roux to find out how the Youth Month Festival is progressing and how the arts can help uplift young communities.

By Ruth Cooper 26 Jun 2017

Ten reasons to get to the National Arts Festival
Ten reasons to get to the National Arts Festival

Looking for a reason to attend the 2017 National Arts Festival, happening from Thursday, 29 June 2017 - Sunday, 9 July 2017 in Grahamstown? Well here's ten!

14 Jun 2017

Artists the world over head to SA's National Arts Festival
Artists the world over head to SA's National Arts Festival

From 29 June to 9 July, Grahamstown will become the cultural mecca of South Africa when the National Arts Festival draws artists, dancers and musicians from around the world to perform on its stages...

13 Jun 2017

Artscape Youth Jazz Festival celebrates young soloists and their mentors
Artscape Youth Jazz Festival celebrates young soloists and their mentors

Artscape Youth Jazz Festival gives a group of young musicians the opportunity to work with some of SA's top musicians in a 10-week mentorship programme...

9 Jun 2017

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