Cape Town Music Guide – 14Oct


A narrative performance that depicts the world of nature in a concert exploring South African vocal and instrumental music with masked dances, in the context of a technology-based sound and light spectacle. The production features the UCT Ibuyambo Orchestra.

15 October @ 8:15pm

R65 | UCT Staff R60 | Pensioners R50 | Learners R40 | UCT students with a valid student card Free

Baxter Concert Hall, Main Road, Rondebosch

Tel: (021) 685 7880



The Cape Town Opera Company and Naspers present an adaptation of Bizet’s popular Spanish melodrama Carmen, which tells the story of the downfall of Don José, a naïve soldier who is seduced by the fiery gypsy Carmen.

20 – 29 October

R100 – R400

Artscape Opera House, DF Malan Street, Foreshore, Cape Town


Abdulla Ibrahim Solo

These special performances are a brand new presentation of new and older compositions spanning nearly 70 years of his career, which all began in Kensington and District Six at the age of 7.

20 – 23 October

R120 – R250

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

Tel: (021) 461 4554


Julio Iglesias World Tour

As part of his World Tour, Grammy and Billboard award winner, Julio Iglesias returns to South Africa with his orchestra and dancers. 

19 October @ 7:30pm

R350 – R1250

Grand Arena, Grand West Casino, Goodwood

Tel: (021) 505 7777


Baxter Dance Festival

The Festival aims to provide emerging and established choreographers and dance companies with an opportunity to show their work to audiences.

Until 15 October

R30 – R100

Baxter Theatre Centre, Main Road, Rondebosch

Tel: (021) 680 3964


Society Fridays

Society Friday’s is all things music. From the best deep house bass lines to some rolling techno, we play it all. If commercial music doesn’t tickle your fancy then Friday nights at Tiger are for you! With guest DJ’s weekly from all over. SA and occasionally the coolest internationals. 

Every Friday @ 9pm

Tiger Tiger, 103 Main Road, Claremont


Tiger Tiger Saturdays

Tiger Saturday’s are all about friends, drinks and making memories. Our resident has all the best hits from old school to current to make sure it’s a fun vibe for everyone.

Every Saturday

Tiger Tiger, 103 Main Road, Claremont