Joburg Theatre Guide – 12 Feb

Singin in the Rain

This superb production will delight audiences in Johannesburg! Set in 1927, Singin’ in the Rain tells the story, made famous by Gene Kelly and Debbie Reynolds in the iconic 1952 MGM movie.

Until 13 Mar @ 8pm (Tue-Sat), 3pm (Sat)

R200 – R500

Teatro at Montecasino. Cnr of William Nicol Drive and Montecasino Boulevard, Fourways. (Tel) 011-510-7000

 

Bye Bye Baby

BYE BYE BABY takes audiences through the journey of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons with all its highs and lows; right from how the group formed – to how they were admitted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.

10 – 28 Feb @8pm

R145 – R325

The Mandela Theatre, Joburg Theatre Complex. Loveday Street, Johannesburg. (Tel) 011-877-6800

 

Andre the Hilarious Hypnotist

Let Andre take you into the world of hypnosis and reveal what its all about. Each show is totally different as it is based on audience participation.

Until 14 Feb @ 8:15pm (Wed – Sat), 4:15pm (Sat), 3:15pm (Sun)

R100

Studio Theatre at Montecasino. Cnr of William Nicol Drive and Montecasino Boulevard, Fourways. (Tel) 011-511-1818

 

Tobacco and the harmful effect thereof

This is a hilarious and deeply poignant journey of a man trying to be heard for the first time. 

11 Feb – 6 Mar @ 8:15pm

R90

The Market Theatre. Cnr Bree and Miriam Makeba Street, Newtown. (Tel) 011-832-1641

 

Bad Jews

Bad Jews written by Josh Harmon tells the story of two cousins who wage war over a coveted family heirloom after the death of their beloved ‘Poppy’, a holocaust survivor.

11 Feb – 13 Feb

R120

Theatre on the Square. Nelson Mandela Square, Cnr Sandton Drive and Rivonia Road, Sandton. (Tel) 011-883-8606

 

A Raisin in the Sun

The play is about a family in Chicago going through its everyday struggles in the squalor it calls home. Walter Lee Younger, the eldest son, knows that he wants far more than life has offered him and feels trapped in this whirlwind of an existence. 

11 – 28 Feb @ 8pm

R90

The Market Theatre. Cnr Bree and Miriam Makeba Street, Newtown. (Tel) 011-832-1641

 

Woza Albert

A Joburg City Theatre’s initiative to education and the development of new audiences, this theatre work is a great tool for audience development while assisting schools with their school curriculum.

11 – 19 Feb @ 8pm

R70

The Fringe, Joburg Theatre. Loveday Street, Johannesburg. (Tel) 011-877-6800

 

Antidote

This untameable, loud and explosive piece of theatre pushes its audiences to engage critically and intellectually into the hearts of these convicts’ stories.

11 – 21 Feb @ 7pm (Tue – Sun)

R100

Space.com at Joburg Theatre. Joburg Theatre Complex. Loveday Street, Johannesburg. (Tel) 011-877-6800

 

Tshwane Comedy Nights

Giving established and upcoming a platform to perform.

13 Feb @8pm

R100

SA State Theatre. 320 Pretorius Street, Pretoria. (Tel) 0861-915-8000