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AZANIA

In this music-meets-storytelling production. Bantu Africa is on a journey full of hope and disappointment as he searches for his long-lost daughter who disappeared during apartheid.

Venue: Baxter Theatre

Dates: 16 - 20 Aug

Price: R60 - R80

Bookings: www.webtickets.co.za

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ARKV-TIENERTONEEL (STREEKFEES)

ATKV-Tienertoneel gee leerders die geleendheid om by al die aspekte van die toneelstuk betrokke te raak: spel, regie, skryf van tekste, kostuums, dekor, grimering, klank, beligting, verhoogbestuur, choreografie en selfs bemarking!

Venue: Baxter Theatre

Dates: 22 - 27 Aug

Price: R30 - R80

Bookings: www.webtickets.co.za

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DIE GOEIE PA

A happy family. A good father. But every family has something to hide. The play explores the dramatic journey of three women and the psychological effects of their abuse: denial, guilt, jealousy and Stockholm Syndrome.

Venue: The Drama Factory

Dates: 17 & 21 Aug

Price: R120

Bookings: www.thedramafactory.co.za

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FOUR FATHERS: BANANAS FOR THE BABOONS

Two young boys are on a quest to find their father. Along the way they encounter surreal events as the explore SAs history. The narrators of the play visit 3 periods: where are the fathers and how has colonialism contributed to their absence?

Venue: Baxter Theatre

Dates: 8 -  20 Aug

Price: R100 - R120

Bookings: www.webtickets.co.za

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ÎLE

The story of a girl who goes to visit her ancestral home: Mauritius. What should be a nostalgic trip to a tropical island to connect with her late grandfather gets all too real as darker characters emerge from the undergrowth of the volcanic island.

Venue: The Drama Factory

Dates: 16 & 20 Aug

Price: R120

Bookings: www.thedramafactory.co.za

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INSECURE

The story revolves around the dangers of being insecure and how the destruction that these insecurities lead to can be enormous. Emotions run high as a husband loses his life at the hands of his very own entrusted wife.

Venue: The Drama Factory

Dates: 17 & 18 Aug

Price: R120

Bookings: www.thedramafactory.co.za

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MY WEIGHT AND WHY I CARRY IT

Vic’s story about the most important piece of clothing for a young woman: a bikini. It tells of events that led her to presenting herself in front of a strange audience, tackling fatphobia, tenuous family relationships and more.

Venue: The Drama Factory

Dates: 18 & 20 Aug

Price: R120

Bookings: www.thedramafactory.co.za

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NEUES LIED FESTIVAL

“Neues Lied” is a festival for art song – with a special focus on contemporary art song – established in Würzburg, Germany in 2018.

Venue: Baxter Theatre

Dates: 10 - 13 Aug

Price: R65 - R400

Bookings: www.webtickets.co.za

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NOISE

A rugged combination of raw pulsating energy, featuring 8 sensational multi-talented men who set set the stage alight. A high voltage performance of music, technology, rhythm, dance and comedy that will leave you wanting more. 

Venue: Kalk Bay Theatre

Dates: 4 - 27 Aug

Price: R275

Bookings: www.quicket.co.za

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SHAKESPEARE SCHOOLS FESTIVAL

Africa’s largest annual Shakespeare youth drama festival strengthens the link between the Arts and Education. It empowers children using the transformational power of theatre and specifically the works of Shakespeare to achieve that goal.

Venue: Baxter Theatre

Dates: 10 - 20 Aug

Price: R85 - R100

Bookings: www.webtickets.co.za

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SHIRLEY VALENTINE

Shirley is a bored, middle-aged housewife, trapped in a stale, loveless marriage. While relaxing on a holiday, she rediscovers the woman she used to be and the happiness that she has been missing.

Venue: Theatre on the Bay

Dates: 3 - 13 Aug

Price: R180 -  R230

Bookings: www.computicket.com

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THE LADIES NIGHT COMEDY SHOW

Strap on your heels & ready yourself for a night of fem-filled laughter. Hosted by Nicola Date, the all-female line-up will feature some of Cape Town’s most beloved comics who’ll regale you with tales of what it’s like to be female in the mother city.

Venue: The Drama Factory

Dates: 19 Aug

Price: R120

Bookings: www,thedramafactory.co.za

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THE SHELL SINGER

It explodes from a scream, “Where are you?!” and reveals the psychosis of a shattered being. Denied the primal need to belong, her broken heart births a shell. Colours and sounds re-create sweet and terrifying memories of the womb.

Venue: The Drama Factory

Dates: 16 & 21 Aug

Price: R120

Bookings: www,thedramafactory.co.za

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UNMUTED

After two and a half years of radio silence, stand-up comic Nik Rabinowitz returns to his ancestral comedy home, The Baxter Theatre, live, alive and in person!

Venue: Baxter Theatre

Dates: 19 Jul - 6 Aug

Price: R140 - R180

Bookings: www,webtickets.co.za

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YOUR PERFECT LIFE

A woman should have it all – a career and a family! But what if you don’t? A poignant and funny look at how life can take unexpected turns and how society judges us for dealing with it the best way we can.

Venue: The Drama Factory

Dates: 19 & 20 Aug

Price: R120

Bookings: www,thedramafactory.co.za