CPT – Theatre Guide 24 – 30 May 2013

Same Time Next Year

Same Time Next Year tells the story of two people, both married to others, who meet by chance at a country inn, have an affair, 

fall in love and then agree to meet once a year at the same time at the same place. 

Until 22 June @ 8pm

R80

Kalk Bay Theatre, Tel: 073 2205430

 

Wrongly Accused

Marius van Rooyen, a young man from the Eastern Cape, finds himself in trouble with the law. He is accused of theft and finds himself in court. This is where the fun begins.

The show stars Whaseef Piekaan of Vocal is Lekka fame, who was also the recipient of the Best Actor award at the 2013 Zabalaza Festival.

Until 1 June

R80

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

 

Amaza

A thriller set in a rural village in the Transkei. Adultery, deceit and lies are just some of the ingredients of this intriguing tale.

Until 24 May

R40

Artscape Theatre

 

Vers en Kabaret

The affection and magnitude of Afrikaans poetry unfold in Vers en Kabaret, filled with simplicity, multiplicity, culture and the pleasure of poetry.

Until 24 May

R40

Artscape Arena

 

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

 

At Alexander Upstairs

The Unexpected Man. Final week. Thurs/Fri/Sat. 8:30pm. R80.
Saxit! In Concert. Mon 27th. 8pm. R70.
Bryan Miles Live. Tues 28th. 8pm. R80.
Melanie Schultz and the Love Apples. Wed 29th. 8pm. R80.
Jam Sandwich adult improv. Thurs 30th. 8:30pm. R80
Bar open until 1am Mon-Sat.

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