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In response to the impact of coronavirus and the nation-wide lockdown, the Baxter Theatre Centre has launched a brand-new initiative called Baxter Radio, aimed at recording school set-works, children’s books, new South African works and classics. These will be made dir...

Nominated for five Fleur du Cap awards and following its overwhelming success last year, David Kramer's hit musical, DANGER IN THE DARK, returns to The Baxter from 9 to 28 March at 7.30pm, with Saturday matinees at 2pm and Sunday matinees at 3pm.

Based on the story of S...

WHEN WE AWAKE, the latest work by young playwright and Fleur du Cap Best New Director nominee, Nwabisa Plaatjie, makes its debut at the Baxter Masambe Theatre for a limited season, from 18 to 29 February, at 7pm nightly with Saturday matinees at 2pm.

Plaatjie, who direc...

Following its overwhelming success at the Klein Karoo National Arts Festival (KKNK) and the Aardklop Festival earlier this year, the multi-award winning Koningin Lear, featuring a stellar cast, comes to the Baxter Theatre, for one week only, from 7 to 16 November.

Kon...

For the past 15 years, the Baxter Dance Festival has showcased some of the finest dance talents and choreographers in the Western Cape and the country. This year will be no exception as Cape Town’s premiere dance festival celebrates the milestone from 26 September to 5...

Antigone (not quite/quiet), directed by Mark Fleishman, is the first production —in a series of four— by UCT’s Centre for Theatre, Dance and Performance Studies and Magnet Theatre. It explores the concept of ‘tragedy' and runs for a short season only, at the Baxter Gol...

Hot on the heels of its success when it premiered at the Baxter earlier this year, Adam Gwon’s hit musical Ordinary Days returns to the Baxter Flipside for limited one-week only season from 21 to 25 May at 8pm with a matinee on Saturday, 25 May at 4pm.

Presented by Squa...

Triple Pulitzer Prize winner, Edward Albee’s acclaimed and provocative play, The Goat, or Who is Sylvia?, comes to the Baxter Golden Arrow Studio, from 24 April to 18 May, at 7.30pm nightly, with Saturday matinees at 3pm.

Fleur du Cap Best New Director award-winner Mdu...

Two beautiful and original South African productions for children aged between 2 to 9 years, will delight the little ones (and their parents), at the Baxter Theatre Centre during the school holidays, from 26 to 30 March, at 12 and 2pm daily.

The two brand-new production...

With a string of local and international awards and after touring 17 countries, Magnet Theatre’s longest running production, Every Year, Every Day, I Am Walking, returns to the Baxter for a limited season, from 3 to 13 April at 7.30pm nightly, with matinee performances...

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