Cape Town Theatre Guide – 30Sept

The Big 5 Comedy Show

A comedy show that brings the biggest names in stand-up comedy back to Cape Town. These comedians started out in the Mother City and have since gone on to become nationally and globally recognized. Comedians include Nik Rabinowitz, Riaad Moosa, Kagiso Lediga, Stuart Taylor and Barry Hilton.

5 & 6 October @ 8pm

R150 – R280

Artscape Opera House, DF Malan Street, Foreshore

Tel: (021) 410 9800


The Fall

They share their personal stories and experiences of this groundbreaking period. It is an extremely powerful body of work, which is informative, enlightening and healing.

6 – 29 October

R60 – R150

Baxter Theatre, Main Road, Rondebosch

Tel: (021) 685 7880


Big Boys The Third

The Big Boys’ return with a third installment of the popular two hander performed by Ash and Brad Searle. Fresh, innovative dance routines and larger-than-life action is performed by the multi-award winning duo. 

Until 15 October @ 8:30pm


Kalk Bay Theatre, 52 Main Road, Kalk Bay

Tel: (021) 788 7257


Joseph and the Technicolor Dreamcoat

Director Paul Warwick Griffin presents the award-winning musical Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, including popular songs ‘Any Dream Will Do’ and ‘Close Every Door’. Featuring Earl Gregory, Bianca Le Grange and Jonathan Roxmouth.

Until 5 November

R125 – R350

Theatre on the Bay, Camps Bay, Link Road, Camps Bay

Tel: (021) 438 3301


Clydebourne Park

Russ and Bev are selling their two-bedroom Chicago Bungalow in Clybourne Park which enables the first black family to move into the neighbourhood, creating discontent amongst the white suburbanites of Clybourne Park. 

Until 1 October

R120 – R250

Fugard Theatre, Corner Caledon & Lower Buitenkant Street, District Six, Cape Town

Tel: (021) 461 4554