CPT – Music Guide 13-19 Dec 2013

Maher Zain Concert

Maher Zain is a Multi-Platinum singer, songwriter, and producer, who left a lucrative career in the mainstream music industry, in New York, and now mesmerises crowds with meaningful and expressive tracks, reflecting his identity as an Arab, Muslim and Swede, to his millions of fans around the world. “I loved the music but I hated everything that surrounded it, it always felt like something wasn’t right.” says Maher.

R150 – R1000

15 December

Athlone Stadium, Cape Town

Summer Concerts in De Waal Park

Pack a picnic, the kiddies and even your canine, and enjoy free live music on this city centre greenway.  Mayor’s Christmas Gala Concert and Champagne picnic featuring The Rockets and Saudiq Khan with The Flamenco Troupe

15 December @ 3pm – 7:30pm


De Waal Park, Upper Orange Street, Oranjezicht, Tel: (021) 423 4526

Alistair Izobell: Just Me – Net So

Alistair Izobell’s new show, Just Me – Net So, is a heart warming and fantastically entertaining celebration of his life’s journey, and an extraordinary performance career that began when he was just five years old and has seen him receive a Sir Laurence Olivier Award – British theatre’s most sought after award and considered a mark of theatrical greatness – and promises to be the ideal complement to your planned festivities this year.

21 December @ 8pm

R120 – R170

Grand Arena, Grand West, Tel: 083 9158000

Jazz on the Vlei 3: Jazz Festival

Richard Ceasar and his Band tops the bill with their unique sound and supreme skill.  There will be Jazz singer Zelda Benjamin backed by Trevor Ray Parket Band belting out hits.

14 December


Jolly Carp Organic Market, 38 Sasmeer Road, Retreat

Jelly Fish and the Mermaid Production

A sub-aquatic adventure that will make Jacques Crusoe shout “Sacrebleu!”

14 December @ 9pm


Carnival Court, 255 Long Street, Cape Town

Zebra & Giraffe & Gangs of Ballet

14 December @ 4pm

Café Roux, Noordhoek Farm Village, 270 Chapmans Peak Drive, Noordhoek, Tel: (021) 789 2538

Bands on the Banks – Gerald Clark

15 December @ 2pm


Spier Estate, R310 Baden Powell Road, Stellenbosch, Tel: (021) 809 1100

Jesse Clegg Live

Renowned South African artist, Jesse Clegg will be making a debut appearance at the Brass Bell stage as part of his Cape Town Tour.

15 December @ 7pm


The Brass Bell, Main Road, Kalk Bay, Cape Town