Cape Town Music Guide -11Aug

Night Gathers and now my Song Begins

Audivi Early Ensemble will be performing a programme with music ranging from Dufay to Saint-Saens. Winter Warming Gluhwein, wine and juice will be available during interval.

12 August, 7.30PM

R80 – R100

Erin Hall, Rondebosch

August Line-up at Alma Cafe

The Alma Cafe presents regular evenings of live music by local musicians every week. Mr Cat & the Jackal and Taleswapper and Radio Kalahari Orkes (Pretoria) will be entertaining audiences this week.

11 & 13 August, 7.30PM

R190 – R270 incl. dinner

Alma Cafe, 20 Alma Rd, Rosebank, Cape Town

021 685 7377

Unique Wonders at Alexander Bar

Alexander Bar presents award-winning magician Stuart Lightbody’s Unique Wonders, a sleight of hand magic show where no two performances are the same. The magicians’ secret world exists behind locked doors, Lightbody offers audiences the key. Guests spend an evening inside his mind, a place full of fading memories where strange impossibilities lurk. Each night the audience choose exactly which wonders unfold, so no two performances are the same.

3 to 19 August, 9PM

R120 – R140

Alexander Bar and Cafe, 76 Strand St, CBD, Cape Town

021 300 1088

Music A’ La Carte

The Artscape Theatre presents Music A’ La Carte, a musical journey showcasing some of the most memorable and popular musicals from the greatest musical theatre composers of all times. This show, with its sounds of great musical moments, is a trip down memory lane and a celebration of the magic of the musicals.

12 August, 2.15PM/8PM

R120 – R150

Artscape Theatre, Artscape Theatre Centre, D.F. Malan St, Foreshore, Cape Town

021 421 7839

Bootleggers at Blah Blah Bar

The Blah Blah Bar presents a performance by the Bootleggers Blues Band, consisting of six semi-professional musicians with decades of recording and performing experience between them. The band currently features lead vocalist and harp player Terry Porter and Miss Marguerita Freeks – who has years of entertainment experience, a huge voice and a “scintillating” stage personality.

12 August, 7.30PM

Blah Blah Bar, 84 Kloof St (upstairs), Oranjezicht, Cape Town

082 349 8849

Live Music Line-up at Nomad

Nomad presents a platform for local talents and bands to showcase their music in a line-up every Wednesday of the week.

8PM to 11PM


NOMAD Bistro & Bar, 33 Waterkant St, CBD, Cape Town
021 418 3020