CPT – Theatre Guide 10 – 16 May 2013

Long Street Nights

Nicky Rebelo and his cast of six actors from diversified cultural backgrounds have spent two weeks hanging out in Long Street until the early hours of the morning to explore the underbelly and vibrant, pulsating life of the street in order to create a theatre play.

Until 1 June

R100 – R120

Golden Arrow Studio,Baxter Theatre, Tel: (021) 685 7880

 

The Miser

Lionel Newton plays Harpagon: miser, demagogue and a pulsating boil on the beaten posterior of his panic-stricken household, ruling over his roost with calculated avarice. 

Until 25 May

R110 – R150

Flidside, Baxter Theatre, Tel: (021) 685 7880

 

Don’t Dress for Dinner 

A comedy of errors about double adultery and mistaken identities. Bernie is planning a classy, romantic evening with his celebrity mistress from Johannesburg, Suzy, and hoping to ship his wife, Jackie, off to her mother’s for the weekend. 

Until 11 May @ 8pm

Theatre on the Bay, 1 Link Street, Camps Bay

 

Brothers in Blood

Mike van Graan’s gripping human drama explores prejudice in the evergreen context of religious tension between Jewish, Muslim and Christian characters.

Until 11 May

R50 – R85

Artscape Arena

 

Rainbow Scars

A powerful new exploration of some of the complexities of contemporary South African relationships, layered with dollops of humour.

Until 11 May

R50 – R85

Artscape Arena

 

Nothing But The Truth

Written by John Kani, this heart rending play makes audiences search their hearts for the truth.

Until 10 May

R40

Artscape Theatre

 

Camille

Based on Verdi’s well-known opera, La Traviata, this presentation follows Veronica Paeper’s dramatic balletic interpretation of the opera.

Until 12 May

R100 – R280

Artscape Opera House

 

At Alexander Upstairs

Alexander Bar & Café, 76 Strand Street, Cape Town

Book online shows.alexanderbar.co.za / http://alexanderbar.co.za/ or call 021.300.1652

 

Kaapse Stories

This delightful musical revue celebrates the joyful, resilient spirit of the colourful people who populate the city that lies at the foot of Table Mountain. Couched in the recent history of the Cape, “Kaapse Stories” deftly relates stories of Cape Town and her people, their struggles, victories and personalities, all with a hefty dose of comedy. 

Tuesday, Thursdays & Saturdays @ 7:30pm

R400

Richards Supper Stage, 229a Corner Main Road, Corner Glengariff, Tel: (021) 434 4497

 

Long Street Nights

Nicky Rebelo and his cast of six actors from diversified cultural backgrounds have spent two weeks hanging out in Long Street until the early hours of the morning to explore the underbelly and vibrant, pulsating life of the street in order to create a theatre play.

Until 1 June

R100 – R120

Golden Arrow Studio,Baxter Theatre, Tel: (021) 685 7880

 

The Miser

Lionel Newton plays Harpagon: miser, demagogue and a pulsating boil on the beaten posterior of his panic-stricken household, ruling over his roost with calculated avarice. 

Until 25 May

R110 – R150

Flidside, Baxter Theatre, Tel: (021) 685 7880

 

Don’t Dress for Dinner 

A comedy of errors about double adultery and mistaken identities. Bernie is planning a classy, romantic evening with his celebrity mistress from Johannesburg, Suzy, and hoping to ship his wife, Jackie, off to her mother’s for the weekend. 

Until 11 May @ 8pm

Theatre on the Bay, 1 Link Street, Camps Bay

 

Brothers in Blood

Mike van Graan’s gripping human drama explores prejudice in the evergreen context of religious tension between Jewish, Muslim and Christian characters.

Until 11 May

R50 – R85

Artscape Arena

 

Rainbow Scars

A powerful new exploration of some of the complexities of contemporary South African relationships, layered with dollops of humour.

Until 11 May

R50 – R85

Artscape Arena

 

Nothing But The Truth

Written by John Kani, this heart rending play makes audiences search their hearts for the truth.

Until 10 May

R40

Artscape Theatre

 

Camille

Based on Verdi’s well-known opera, La Traviata, this presentation follows Veronica Paeper’s dramatic balletic interpretation of the opera.

Until 12 May

R100 – R280

Artscape Opera House

 

At Alexander Upstairs

Alexander Bar & Café, 76 Strand Street, Cape Town

Book online shows.alexanderbar.co.za / http://alexanderbar.co.za/ or call 021.300.1652

 

Kaapse Stories

This delightful musical revue celebrates the joyful, resilient spirit of the colourful people who populate the city that lies at the foot of Table Mountain. Couched in the recent history of the Cape, “Kaapse Stories” deftly relates stories of Cape Town and her people, their struggles, victories and personalities, all with a hefty dose of comedy. 

Tuesday, Thursdays & Saturdays @ 7:30pm

R400

Richards Supper Stage, 229a Corner Main Road, Corner Glengariff, Tel: (021) 434 4497