Sun, Jul 21, 2019
'Scenes from an Execution'

Review: ‘Scenes’ fresh, relevant

'Scenes from an Execution' has the density of a classic text, but it is also fresh and engaging and relevant, says Tracey Saunders
Pieter Toerien found ‘The Play That Goes Wrong’ to be the funniest play he’s ever seen. Alan Committie directs, Theatre on the Bay

Comedy: ‘Play That Goes Wrong’

Pieter Toerien found ‘The Play That Goes Wrong’ to be the funniest play he’s ever seen. Alan Committie directs the work at Theatre on the Bay
Sophie Woolley, Andile Vellem and Gemma Fairley. Picture Bubblegum Club

Theatre: ‘The Fake Interpreter’

Sophie Woolley wrote 'The Fake Interpreter' after the 2013 sign language debacle. Gemma Fairlie directs the play featuring Unmute Dance Co’s Andile Vellem
Peter Rabbit Mia Dippenaar, Flopsy Mila Barton, Mopsy Jenna Koller, Cotton Tail Sarah Holwill

Review: ‘Tale of Peter Rabbit’

‘The Tale of Peter Rabbit’ is a favourite Beatrix Potter bedtime animal tale. Cheryl Abromowitz directs an excellent children’s holiday show
Trial by Jury Gilbert and Sullivan

Amdram: ‘Trial by Jury’

Due to 'Trial by Jury’s brevity' Cape Town Gilbert and Sullivan featured a “curtain raiser” from five G&S operas and 'My Fair Lady' excerpts
Cards on the Table Robert Shenton, Thomas Bowman, Sandy Gee, Grace Brain

Review: ‘Cards on the Table’

The Fish Hoek Dramatic Society cast delivers every line with exceptional clarity in their reworking of Agatha Christie’s two-act murder mystery
Zabalaza festival: Thobani Nzuza and Nhlanhla Zondi

Zabalaza: All the winners

The winners at the 2017 Zabalaza Festival have been named. Tracey Saunders looks at the festival and its highlights


Music Diary Whats On!

Enter the Rands Stripped Down Culture Live Sessions. Picture: Wayne Reiche/Red Bull
What's totally hot and cooking on our Cape bandstands. UPDATED: 15 July, 2019

On The Boards

Stage: On the Boards

Sian Atterbury as Nellie Forbush in South Pacific at Arttscape Theatre. Picture James Maritz
Here's your weekly theatre guide to what's on in Cape Town. UPDATED: 19 July 2019:  

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