Cape Town Theatre Guide -7Apr
Alexander Upstairs Theatre – The Long Shots Improv Comedy
Long Form Improv Comedy performed by The Long Shots! We’ll be making it up on the spot… all of it! No Scripts! Improvised scenes and stories inspired by a specific theme or format.
Dates: 4-7 April 2017
Address: 76 Strand Street, 8001 Cape Town, South Africa
Contact: 021 300 1088
Cape Town Comedy Club
Ndumiso Lindi. Yaaseen Barnes, Darren Amos, (Robby Collins 5/6 April)
Dates: Wed 5 to 9 April
Address: The Pumphouse at the V&A Waterfront, Dock Road, Cape Town
Contact: 021 418 8880 / 079 495 3989
Cathy and the Trolley Dollies
Three 8ft stewardesses belting out one big number after the next and moving in heels like nobody’s business…men want them and women want to be them! Buckle up – flying will never be the same again!
Date: 15 Feb – 29 Jun – Wed – Thurs
Cost: R550 this includes a delicious designer mezze and a soft serve ice-cream for dessert.
87 Bree Street, Cape Town
Tel: 021 0351627
The Big Five Comedy Show
The Big Five Comedy Show is a really big funny night out with five of South Africa’s top comedians on one stage. Starring Stuart Taylor, Joey Rasdien, Barry Hilton, Kagiso Lediga and Jason Goliath; with the legendary Ready D on the decks.
14 April – 16 April 2017
Cost: R170 to R300
Grand West Casino and Entertainment World, 1 Jakes Gerwel Dr, Goodwood, Cape Town
Tel: 021 421 7695
The Tale of Peter Rabbit
A production of children’s theatre about the story of a young, naughty rabbit.
Mrs Rabbit lives in her cosy burrow under a big fir-tree. She has three good children, Flopsy, Mopsy and Cotton-Tail and the naughty child, Peter.
Dates: 1 to 13 April 2017
Artscape Theatre Centre, D.F Malan St, Cape Town
Tel: 021 410 9800
Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
Pieter Toerien Productions presents the return of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s sparkling family musical.
Retelling the Biblical story of Joseph and his coat of many colours, this musical is packed full of unforgettable songs including Any Dream Will Do and Close Every Door to Me.
Time: 8pm | Sat 2pm, 5pm & 8pm
17 Feb – 8 April 2017
Cost: R95 to R350
Theatre on the Bay, Link Rd, Camps Bay, Cape Town
Tel: 021 438 3301
Scenes from an Execution
A play by British playwright Howard Barker, directed by Clare Stopford and starring Jennifer Steyn, about the relationship between the artist and the state.
30 March – 22 April 2017
Cost: R100 to R160
Baxter Theatre Centre, Main Rd, Rondebosch
Tel: 021 685 7880