Joburg -Theatre Guide 28May

The Crucible

A University of Johannesburg production, written by Pulitzer-winning playwright, Arthur Miller written during the Salem Witch Trials.

Until 6 June @ 10am, 3pm, 7:30pm


UJ Arts Centre, Corner Kingsway and University Road, Auckland Park. (Tel) 011-559-3058


Whiskey and Cigarettes

A dark comedy that is very fast paced and not your usual theatre evening out!

Until 31 May @ 7pm (Thurs) 8pm (Fri, Sat) 3:30pm (Sun)


286 Fox Street. Main Street, The Maboneng District. (Tel) 083-245-1040


Trevor Noah – Lost in Translation

He is now a household name in the UK and the USA and will soon be on the Daily Show! Trevor Noah will be at The Teatro soon!

Until 28 June @ 6pm, 8pm

R250 – R350

The Teatro, Montecasino. Corner William Nicol and Witkoppen Roads, Fourways. (Tel) 011-510-7472


Pirates and Mermaids

Darin the magician will be entertaining children and parent with his sleight of hand and illusions.

30 May @ 10am


Kinder Theatre. 39 Greenhill Road, Emmarentia. (Tel) 011-646-0870


The last supper

A play that has developed from the famous Leonardo Da Vinci painting titled “The Last Supper”

31 May @ 12pm


Goethe-Institut. 119 Jan Smuts Avenue, Parkwood. (Tel) 011-442-3232



A hilarious tale of one of Britains most loved entertainers, Eric Morcambe played by Craig Urbani. 

Until 7 June @ 8:15pm, 3:15pm

R130 – R165

Montecasino Theatre & Studio, Corner William Nicol Drive & Witkoppen Road, Fourways. (Tel) 011-511-1988



Fantastic 50

Showbiz royalty Ian Von Memerty and Vivienne Lawrence will be celebrating a golden theatrical anniversary of laughter, love, glamour and humanity in the production ‘Fantastic 50’.

Until 7 June @ 8pm (Weekdays),  5pm (Sat) 3pm (Sun)

R100 – R170

Montecasino Theatre & Studio, Corner William Nicol Drive & Witkoppen Road, Fourways. (Tel) 011-511-1988


Celeste Ntuli in Home Affairs 2

After the overwhelming response to her first performances, Ntuli returns to the Lyric like the hurricane she is, bringing Home Affairs 2, bigger and better than before.

30 May @ 8:30pm


The Lyric Theatre. Cnr Northern Parkway & Data Crescent, Ormonde,Johannesburg,(Tel) 011-248-5000


Jittery Citizens

A show of improvisation and on the spot preparation. Watch as the artists use their skills to create situations using their sharp and quick witted talents.

31 May @ 3:15pm


The Market Theatre. 56 Margaret Mcingana Street. (Tel) 011-832-1641


Chris Forrest: Who’s your daddy?

Chris Forrest is back with his new hilarious one man show. He tells the story of becoming a dad from pregnancy to birth.

31 May @ 8:15pm


Auto & General Theatre on the Square. Nelson Mandela Square, Sandton. (Tel) 011-883-8606