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THE WIZ will be on The Mandela Stage @JoburgTheatre from Friday 9 March – Sunday 11 March.@NSAART #NSAFestival #NSATheWIZ #NSADrama

The National School of the Arts is proud to showcase their bright young talented performers during their annual NSA Festival of the Arts, running from Tuesday 6th – Sunday 11th March 2018 on the various NSA and Joburg Theatre stages. Featuring a diverse programme of youth focused productions, the NSA Festival of the Arts, formerly […]

Another One’s Bread opens at the Market Theatre

The complex dynamics of food insecurity, nutrition and hunger will play out on stage in a new theatre production written by renowned South African playwright, Mike van Graan (When Swallows Cry, Pay Back the Curry), and directed by award-winning television actress, Pamela Nomvete. Described by Van Graan as “a dark comedy about food, funerals and […]

Chris Forrest and Pete Goffe-Wood cook up something naughty for Mzansi #DBYS2017

Chris Forrest and Pete Goffe-Wood cook up something naughty for Mzansi Johannesburg – For the first time in Johannesburg, comic genius, Chris Forrest, and celebrity chef, Pete Goffe-Wood, scrumptiously blend comedy and cooking together into the ‘Top Gear’ of cooking shows. Don’t Burn Your Sausage is an ingenious live show that is deliciously funny and […]

King Kong comes to Joburg Theatre #KingKongSA @joburgtheatre

The Fugard Theatre brings acclaimed production of iconic musical KING KONG ‘home’ to Joburg Over half a century since the world premiere of the original production of KING KONG – THE MUSICAL, Eric Abraham and the Fugard Theatre bring this legendary and iconic musical ‘home’ to Johannesburg. The run comes hot off the Cape Town […]

Catch the very best of Nataniël in his spectacular 30 years #Nataniel30 @emperorspalace

Nataniël, talented South African muso and performer extraordinaire, will entertain fans as he celebrates three decades on stage in his latest show spectacular 30 years, 90 Minutes between 24 August and 24 September 2017 at the suitably breath-taking Theatre of Marcellus, Emperors Palace. With more than 6 000 live performances, 79 stage productions, 17 music […]

Calling Me Home: A new original musical premieres in Johannesburg in August #CallingMeHomeMusical @joburgtheatre

Johannesburg audiences are in for a treat when the world premiere of the new and original musical, Calling Me Home takes place on Thursday,17 August on The Mandela Stage at Joburg Theatre, running until Sunday, 3 September 2017. Cape Town audiences get their chance next year with negotiations currently taking place to tour the show […]

SPLASH! THE WATER CIRCUS comes to South Africa for the first time from Russia #SplashCircus SilverstarZA

Audiences will be spellbound by the refreshing SPLASH! – THE WATER CIRCUS on its first visit to South Africa, direct from Russia. The South African tour of SPLASH! – The Water Circus launches in The Globe at Silverstar Casino in Krugersdorp for a short season from Saturday 19 August – Sunday 17 September, before touring […]

The Purrrfect Pantomime Adventure #PussInBoots #PIB @GoldReefCitySA

From the producer of Shrek The Musical and twelve sold-out award winning pantomimes, KickstArt Theatre brings you Puss in Boots, a swashbuckling spectacular for the whole family. Live on The Lyric stage from Friday, 30 June until Sunday, 23 July 2017, this rendition of Puss in Boots is an original adaptation of the well-known fairytale. […]

Steve Kekana live in concert In Iphupho The Dream @JoburgTheatre

2 shows only : Saturday 29 April at 19h00 and Sunday 30 April at 13h00 Ikusasa (Ikusasa Arts Development Projects) will be hosting local music legend Steve Kekana, live in concert, in a show Iphupho the Dream. This will take place on The Mandela Stage at Joburg Theatre on Saturday 29 April at 19h00 and […]

Johannesburg Youth Orchestra collaborates with Born to Perform in A Night with the Stars Also featuring the vocal talents of Richard Stirton and Tima Reece

Johannesburg Youth Orchestra collaborates with Born to Perform in A Night with the Stars Also featuring the vocal talents of Richard Stirton and Tima Reece     Building on the success of their dynamic collaboration in 2016, the Johannesburg Youth Orchestra Company joins forces once again with Born To Perform for three shows only in […]

Pieter-Dirk Uys’ The Echo of a Noise at Pieter Toerien’s Montecasino Theatre

Having performed alone on the stages of the world for well over seven thousand times, Pieter-Dirk Uys has learnt that every show is the first and the last performance – because each audience demands and gets a different energy, topicality and excitement. Now in his 72nd year, he doesn’t glance back at the successes and […]

Fugard Theatre in Cape Town presents new production of Funny Girl @TheFugard @CapeTown

Eric Abraham and the Fugard Theatre in Cape Town present a brand new Fugard Theatre production of Funny Girl – The Musical. This international smash hit, semi-biographical musical, based on the life and career of Broadway star, film actress and comedienne Fanny Brice features some of the most iconic songs in film and theatre history, […]

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat returns to Theatre on the Bay with Fleur du Cap nominees in lead roles

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat is back! The Tony Award winning show, directed by Paul Warwick Griffin (Sweeney Todd, Evita, Jesus Christ Superstar), is one of the most recognized musical productions worldwide and has returned to the Mother City with a stellar cast that includes four Fleur du Cap Theatre Award nominees, namely Earl […]

Grant Almirall joins West Side Story at the Joburg Theatre until 5 March 2017

Grant Almirall, star of Singin’ in the Rain, joins superb cast of the Fugard Theatre’s smash hit musical West Side Story, at the Joburg Theatre until 5 March 2017. Grant Almirall is to join the stellar cast of West Side Story, the Fugard Theatre’s runaway hit musical that has swept Joburg off its feet since […]

Michael Flatley’s Lord of the Dance live in South Africa

Michael Flatley’s Lord of the Dance live in South Africa Back by popular demand, Lord of the Dance – Dangerous Games will be performing in Johannesburg & for the first time in Cape Town! Cape Town: Grand Arena, GrandWest 8th August – 13th August 2017 Johannesburg: Teatro at Montecasino15th August – 3rd September 2017 Presented […]

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