Don Quixote – Cape Town City Ballet
The Cape Town City Ballet presents Liane Lurie’s revival of the popular full length ballet, Don Quixote. This production captures the humour, Spanish flavour and thrills of the original Cervantes work. The ballet is accompanied by the Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Brandon Phillips, at all but one of the performances, and stars Laura Bosenberg, Mariette Opperman and Thomas Thorne.
20 to 29 October
R100 – R350
Artscape Opera House, Artscape Theatre Centre, D.F. Malan St, Foreshore, Cape Town
021 421 7839
Hot & Spicy Family Show
Artscape Theatre presents the Hot and Spicy Family Show, the blockbuster show by South African entertainer Karou Charou. This production showcases some of the “Turbaned One’s” best gags, gimmicks and games from his numerous shows over the past 6 years. In true Karou style, the audience plays a major role with many landing up on stage, becoming part of the night’s proceedings.
21 October, 8PM
R120 – R180
Artscape Theatre, Artscape Theatre Centre, D.F. Malan St, Foreshore, Cape Town
021 410 9838
Artscape New Voices Season
The Artscape Theatre presents the New Voices Season, where original and never-before-staged productions are selected and showcased. These productions stage work that reflects society and celebrates the use of language, thereby excavating the buried stories and reclaiming their identity in the mainstream platforms on their own. The New Voices Programme seeks to give voice to new theatre makers, directors, choreographers, scriptwriters and creative expression, as well as restoring the dignity and confidence of artists of multiple creative expression.
15 to 29 October, 7.30PM
Artscape Arena, Artscape Theatre Centre, D.F. Malan St, Foreshore, Cape Town
021 410 9209