CPT – Theatre Guide 5-11 July 2013

Hats Off!

Starring Jonathan Roxmouth and Louis Zurnamer, the production takes audiences through the silly songbook of Flanders and Swann, which features ‘G-nu Song’, ‘Madeira M’Dear’ and ‘Hippopatomus’ (otherwise known as ‘Mud, Mud, Glorious Mud Ballad for Piano and Hippo’).

Until 6 July @ 8pm

Theatre on The Bay, 1a Link Street, Camps Bay, Tel: 08619158000


Stuart Taylor’s Learner Husband Comedy Show

A man who needs little introduction, Stuart Taylor, is set to take his incredibly popular (and alarmingly accurate) Learner Husband comedy show on tour to celebrate the launch of his much-anticipated book of the same name.

Until 6 July @ 8pm

R100 – R120

Baxter Theatre, Tel:  (021) 685 7880


Boy Meets Boy

…… and boy marries boy in this smash hit and very topical musical comedy. It is a light hearted story set in the 1930’s of mistaken identities and a romance between two men culminating their marriage.

Until 20 July

R80 – R120

Artscape Arena, Tel: (021) 421 7695


Jazzart’s Azishe

This year’s dance festival offers an explosive display of dance, featuring Jazzart Dance Theatre and visiting groups from other provinces.

Until 7 July


Artscape Theatre, Tel: (021) 421 7695


My Vrou se Man se Lyk se Tas

Don’t miss this Afrikaans stage rendition of Ray Cooney’s Funny Money. A suburban accountant accidentally swopped his suitcase with another man on a train, just to find out that it contains a small fortune…

10 – 21 July

R125 – R165

Artscape Theatre, Tel: (021) 421 7695


International  Guitar Night South Africa

This is the acoustic guitar extravaganza you’ve been waiting for! Featuring two of the world’s most renowned and jaw-dropping guitarists, Jon Gomm (UK) and Preston Reed(USA), with strong local support in the form of guitar wizards Tony Cox, Guy Buttery andDavid Baudains.

8 – 13 July @ 8pm


Baxter Concert Hall, Tel: (021) 685 7880


Jersey Boys

The story of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons: This multi-award winning musical tells the true story of how four kids from the wrong side of the tracks became one of the greatest successes in pop music history.

From 19 June

R100 – R390

Artscape Opera House, Tel: (021) 421 7695


The Jive Cape Town Funny Festival

South Africa’s top comedy festival returns, using top international & local performers, Alan Committie, Mooky Cornish, Steve Rawlings, Wilfreda, Kev Orkian, Carl Wastie, Siv Ngesi, Guy Macdonald, Prince Abdi & Marc Lottering.

Until 7 July


Concert Hall, Baxter Theatre, Tel: (021) 685 7880


*Believe to See

Wayne Mckay & Larry Soffer make a magical team unlike anyone has ever seen before to form a night of fun, mystery, laughter and nonstop thrilling entertainment that will make your jaws sore either due to laughter or due to them having dropped to the floor. 

Until 29 June
All Star Theatre, Opposite Cape Gate Mall, Tel: (021) 836 5143


At Alexander Upstairs

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


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