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  • Avenue Q

    Avenue Q

    Innovative Theatre Showcasing More than Meets the Eye by Louw Mulder Avenue Q… there’s a...

  • Sound Of Music

    Sound Of Music

    A Nostalgic, Delightful Presentation for Total Enjoyment By Louw Mulder The Teatro came alive, with ...

  • Carmen

    Carmen

    A seductive and theatrical feast for the eyes. By David Simmons Celebrating art in South Africa is p...

  • Hedwig and the Angry Inch

    Hedwig and the Angry Inch

    An Electric and Flamboyant Jolt of Rock and Raunch! by David Simmons Gate69 together with VRT theatr...

  • The Color Purple

    The Color Purple

    A richly woven story of love, friendship and the strong bond of Womanhood. By David Simmons If there...

  • A Christmas Carol

    A Christmas Carol

    Scrooge comes Alive on Stage this Christmas by Louw Mulder The age old tale of the miserable Scrooge...

  • Rock Of Ages

    Rock Of Ages

    Very Funny, Somewhat Dirty, but Let’s Rock! by Louw Mulder There are only a few things better ...

  • Pinocchio

    Pinocchio

    Reawakening the magic of an age-old fable by David Simmons I am always in awe of the Joburg theatre,...

  • Macbeth, The Adult Panto

    Macbeth, The Adult Panto

    A Tale Twisted, Sheer Entertainment. by Louw Mulder I often hear all the whines and the moans from C...

  • Evita

    Evita

    Powerful Classic brought to life by Vibrant Modern Cast By Louw Mulder After 39 years, when the Orig...

  • Snow White

    Snow White

    A New Age Homage to an Age-Old Classic! By David Simmons The Brothers Grimm fairy tale of the naïve ...

  • Enchanted Cirque

    Enchanted Cirque

    Greenpoint gets Enchanted in the Spiegeltent by Jaco du Plessis It’s a cold and windy evening in the...

  • King Kong

    King Kong

    A reawakening of South Africa’s rich history by David Simmons Let’s reflect for a few moments and ta...

  • Calling Me Home

    Calling Me Home

    South African Talent delivers Superb Original Musical by Louw Mulder The Nelson Mandela Stage at the...

  • Big City, Big Dreams

    Big City, Big Dreams

    Ballet meets its Modern Match By Jaco Lotriet A lot has been said recently about collaborations and ...

Avenue Q

Avenue Q

Innovative Theatre Showcasing More than Meets the Eye by Louw Mulder Avenue Q… there’s actually so much to say about this production, currently on stage at the Pieter Toerien’s Montecasino Theatre. It’s a puppet show, but it’s an adult play, it’s a superbly composed musical, but it is also a presentation of the fact that South African Theatre is ready to take the next steps ...

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Sound Of Music

Sound Of Music

A Nostalgic, Delightful Presentation for Total Enjoyment By Louw Mulder The Teatro came alive, with the Sound of Music, when this musical opened at Montecasino last week. This run comes after what is believed to have been a hugely successful World Tour, forcing audiences onto their feet in Manila, Singapore, Macau and Colombo. Now, in Johannesburg, the stage production of the World’s most loved musical, ...

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Carmen

Carmen

A seductive and theatrical feast for the eyes. By David Simmons Celebrating art in South Africa is probably one of the most rewarding pastimes a person can participate in. We not only pay homage to art in its theatrical form, but applaud and honour the bursting and at times overlooked talent our country has to offer. The latest, sumptuous offering from Joburg Ballet brings us ...

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Hedwig and the Angry Inch

Hedwig and the Angry Inch

An Electric and Flamboyant Jolt of Rock and Raunch! by David Simmons Gate69 together with VRT theatrical theatre have once again unravelled this very bold and gutsy story on stage and this time around it is here in Johannesburg. Introducing complex characters to an audience can be a daunting task especially when the themes presented are strong, expressive and at times brutal. However, it is ...

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The Color Purple

The Color Purple

A richly woven story of love, friendship and the strong bond of Womanhood. By David Simmons If there was ever a greater time for women to feel empowered in the world and most importantly in South Africa, that time is now! The Color Purple, currently showing at the Joburg Theatre, couldn’t have come at a more auspicious time. Women all over the world, empowered by ...

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A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol

Scrooge comes Alive on Stage this Christmas by Louw Mulder The age old tale of the miserable Scrooge in Charles Dicken’s A Christmas Carol, is evergreen and familiar to theatre goers worldwide especially with the silly season in full swing! For the first time ever, the tale of goodwill and cheer, has been adapted for the stage by Elizma Badenhorst, with the aim to entertain ...

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Rock Of Ages

Rock Of Ages

Very Funny, Somewhat Dirty, but Let’s Rock! by Louw Mulder There are only a few things better in life than to leave a theatre production where you have hit the epiphany of sheer entertainment. Taking nothing away from all the other brilliant theatre productions that stunned audiences this year, but with reference to Rock of Ages, now showing at the Lyric theatre in Gold Reef ...

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Pinocchio

Pinocchio

Reawakening the magic of an age-old fable by David Simmons I am always in awe of the Joburg theatre, especially how year after year, when the silly season snakes its way through the city, we are treated to another enchanting piece of Pantomime magic! The 2017 offering brings a nostalgic and somewhat meaningful story to life, where we get to experience a rollicking ride of ...

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Macbeth, The Adult Panto

Macbeth, The Adult Panto

A Tale Twisted, Sheer Entertainment. by Louw Mulder I often hear all the whines and the moans from Cape Townians and Durbanites who complain about top shows only coming to Johannesburg. However, lately I am constantly seeing marketing and promotional material of quality productions staged in Cape Town, which never get to see the backstage of a Johannesburg theatre. At this moment, I am referring ...

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Evita

Evita

Powerful Classic brought to life by Vibrant Modern Cast By Louw Mulder After 39 years, when the Original London Cast took to the stage for the inaugural performance of Evita, I was honoured to attend the opening performance of the same production at the Teatro in Montecasino, by Pieter Toerien Productions and David Ian Productions. Knowing the music very well, but with very little knowledge ...

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