Cape Town Theatre Guide -2June

Swan Lake

The Cape Town City Ballet performs a timeless classic showcasing the art of classical ballet and the integration of beauty and grace with the athleticism required of today’s dancer. This version of Swan Lake is based on that of Vladimir Bourmeister.

2 to 18 June, 7:30PM/2PM/3PM

R120 – R300

Artscape Opera House, D.F. Malan St, Cape Town

083 270 8046

The Eulogists

The world media has descended on a small town to wait for a great statesman to die. Three individuals are brought together for the same and different reasons. Each of these three people have their own reasons for being stuck in this town and as the truth emerges, the inevitability of losing a person who represents hope becomes an unbearable burden.

Until 17 June, 8PM/4PM

R120 – R160

The Fugard Theatre, Cnr Caledon and Lower Buitenkant St, District Six, Cape Town
021 461 4554

Table Manners

Written as part of a trilogy of plays involving the same characters over one weekend, “Table Manners” captures the funny and honest side of people trapped in miserable circumstances.

1 to 3 June


The Masque Theatre, 37 Main Road, Muizenberg

021 7881898

Jersey Boy

Schalk Bezuidenhout’s new stand up comedy show. After the sold out success of his debut one man show, Second Language, he is back with a brand new show.

1 to 3 June, 8PM


Baxter, Main Rd, Rondebosch, Cape Town
0861 915 8000

Dance Fantasia

The Dance Co presents a dance show of all styles of dance performed by dancers from as young as 5 years of age. Works will include choreography by Adele Blank, Kris Brown, Amanda Klotz, Carmen Lotz and Craig Johnston who has created a new Modern Peter Pan.

2 & 3 June, 7:30PM

R100 – R120

Baxter, Main Road, Rondebosch, Cape Town

021 685 7880

Funny Girl, The Musical

This musical classic tells the fascinating and bitter-sweet story of Fanny Brice whose vocal talents and comedic ability see her rise from a Brooklyn music hall singer to Broadway star, and her tempestuous relationship with gambler Nicky Arnstein. Featuring iconic songs including ‘People’ and ‘Don’t Rain on My Parade’.

Until 3 June, 8PM/4PM

R130 – R150

The Fugard Theatre, Cnr Caledon & Lower Buitenkant St, Cape Town

021 461 4554

Andre the Hilarious Hypnotist

Roxy Revue Bar presents Andre the Hilarious Hypnotist, who entertains audiences with his dry wit, offbeat sense of humour and ability to get members of the audience to do various strange and weird routines on stage. Andre makes his volunteers impersonate everything from a washing machine, typewriter and goldfish to Superman and a sprinkler.

Until 4 June, 8PM/5PM/3PM


Roxy Revue Bar, GrandWest Casino & Entertainment World, Jakes Gerwel Drive, Goodwood

021 505 7777

The Play that Goes Wrong

When they attempt to put on a complicated 1920’s murder mystery play, everything that could possibly go wrong, does, and audiences find the resulting chaos so funny that the entire theatre ends up in complete, total, happy disarray, night after night. Directed by Comedian Alan Comittie.

Until 17 June, 7:30PM/8PM/4PM

R100 – R250

Theatre on the Bay, Link Road, Camps Bay

021 4383300