CPT – Theatre Guide 14-20 Mar

Don’t Dalla Wid Da Masala

The enigmatic Karou Charou returns to Cape Town with his rib tickling one man comedy show that dissects all things Indian.

15 March

R120 – R150

Artscape Theatre, tel: (021) 421 7695

 

Tree/Boom/Umthi

This coproduction with Magnet Theatre is the story of a man who is hungry and wants to eat a peach. It tells the story of the tree’s journey through the seasons.

17 – 30 March

R50

Artscape, Tel: (021) 421 7695

 

Zabalaza

The Baxter Theatre Centre is delighted to launch the fourth annual Zabalaza Theatre Festival, and plays across four different theatre spaces in a celebration of  the power of theatre to connect, entertain and educate. What started out as a small ‘community theatre’ festival in 2010 has transformed over the years into the premier showcase of upcoming drama talent in the Western Cape.

Until 14 March 

R25 – R30

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

 

A Human Being Died That Night 

A Human Being Died That Night, a play that’s based on the book of the same name and that details psychologist Pumla Godobo-Madikizela’s interviews with notorious Apartheid regime assassin Eugene de Kock.

Until 15 March @ 8pm

The Fugard Theatre, Corner Harrington & Caledon Street, Cape Town, Tel: (021) 461 4554

 

Missing

Robert Khalipa has been living in exile in Stockholm, Sweden, for over 30 years, with his wife, Anna Olson, who has inherited her father’s large electronic and communications company, and their daughter Ayanda, a doctor working in a hospital in Stockholm.

Until 29 March

R100, R110, R120, R140

Baxter Theatre, Tel: (021) 685 7880

 

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