Joburg Theatre Guide – 3Nov

Robin Hood and the Babes in the wood

The plot combines the babes-lost-in-the-forest story with the Robin Hood legend. The young children, Hansel and Gretel, come to visit their uncle, the Sheriff of Nottingham, little suspecting that he is plotting their demise.

4 Nov – 30 Dec @ 10am, 2pm, 3pm, 7:30pm

R170 – R300

Mandela Theatre. Cnr of Hoofd and Loveday Street, Braamfontein.(Tel) 0861-670-670

 

Annie

One of the world’s favorite family musicals is in South Africa and after the opening night we were blown away. The Story of Annie, a young orphan, is set in the 1930’s when New York was facing the depression. Thrilling, enchanting and just a great night out with the entire family.

Until 27 Nov @ 3pm & 8pm (Tue-Sat), 2pm (Sun)

R150 – R450

Teatro at Montecasino. 1 Montecasino Boulevard, Fourways.

(Tel) 0861-915-8000

 

Pay Back the Curry

This satirical revue, achieved a rare feat at the 2016 National Arts Festival by selling out all its eight shows! The show explores a wide variety of topical themes in a hilarious, fun filled production.

22 Nov – 15 Dec @ 8:15pm

R100 – R140

Theatre on the Square. Cnr of West Street and Rivonia Road, Sandton.

(Tel) 011-883-8606

 

School of Ballet

The Michelle School of Ballet will be presenting their annual dancer showcase and parents day. This show will feature classical ballet, hip hop and contemporary dance.

12 Nov @ 2:30pm, 6pm

R60

Joburg Theatre. Cnr of Hoofd and Loveday Street, Braamfontein.(Tel) 0861-670-670

 

Womens Theatre Festival

Celebrating Women in Art Excellence from the SADC region, look forward to seeing works from emerging Women Directors, Female dance choreographers and more.

4 – 13 Nov @ 12pm, 3pm, 5pm, 7pm

R60

Olive Tree Theatre. 301 2nd floor, Yarona Mall. Cnr Watt Avenue and 3rd Street, Alexandria.

(Tel) 011-048-6152

 

Death of a Clown

A show about a lone Pierrot (Tragic Clown) and his efforts to make his audience laugh, with his concepts and ideas becoming more and more bizarre in his desperation.

3 – 6 Nov @ 8pm (Thur-Sat)

R80 – R100

Pop Art Centre. 286 Fox Street, Maboneng Precinct.

(Tel) 083-245-1040

 

Karou Charou

The Karou Charou is back with a comedy showcase that will have you rolling in laughter. This show will host some of Jozies finest standup comedians. Expect 90 minutes of pure laughter!

11 Nov @ 8pm

R120

Carnival City. Cnr Elsburg and Snake Road, Brakpan.

(Tel) 0861-915-8000

 

Suddenly the storm

A powerful new South African play which tells the story of an aging ex cop and his wife. It begins as a playful comedy but changes constantly, taking the audience on a rollercoaster ride of emotions.

5 Nov – 19 Nov @ 6pm & 8:30pm

R180

Theatre on the Square. Cnr of West Street and Rivonia Road, Sandton.

(Tel) 011-883-8606

 

Whackheads comedy Club

Artist that will perform: Vittorio Leonardi, Martin Jonas, Morgan Beatbox and Glen Biderman Pam.

4 Nov @ 8pm

R100

Whackheads Comedy Club. Cnr of Elsburg and Snake Road, Brakpan.

(Tel) 011-898-7000