Cape Town – Theatre Guide 22Jan

Bon Soir

A compilation of specialty acts, Bon Soir combines UV illusions, optical contortions, strength adagio, comedy sketches and more. The Circus Musical Dance Comedy feautures the famous Big Boys, Ashley and Bradley Searle, Vanessa Harris, Lucy and Alex Tops and Nadine Theron.

Until 24 January


Kalk Bay Theatre, 52 Main Road, Kalk Bay, Tel: 021 788 7257



26 January to 20 February

Director Fred Abrahamse and designer Marcel Meyer stage Shakespeare’s classic tragedy Othello for a second season. Meyer, who also plays the character Iago, is joined by the internationally acclaimed Pope Jerrod as Othello.

R 120 – R 180

8.15pm | 1 Feb 7.45pm

Maynardville Open-Air Theatre, Maynardville Park, Piers Rd, Wynberg, Cape Town,Tel: 021 421 7695


Die Sideboard Musical

27 January to 6 February

Set before the Second World War, Die Sideboard follows an illiterate man on his journey of discovery, loss and love. Directed by Albert Maritz, the original novel by Simon Bruinders is transformed into a musical, starring Duncan Johnson and Chantal Stanfield.

8pm – 10.30pm

R 80 – R 130

Artscape Theatre, D F Malan St, Foreshore, Cape Town, Tel: 021 410 9800


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

R435pp (incl. Drink on arrival & 4 course dinner)

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