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  • Review: Kinky Boots

    Review: Kinky Boots

    These Kinky Boots are made to kick some closed-minded butt!  by Betty Bangles   Daaaahlings! I ...

  • Equus

    Equus

    A Raw, yet Intense Manipulation for the love of the Stage. by Louw Mulder During the last 12 odd yea...

  • Review: Seussical the Musical Jr

    Review: Seussical the Musical Jr

    Rhythm, rhyme and rapturous laughter guaranteed during the holidays. By Jaco Lotriet With the school...

  • Aunty Merle: The Musical

    Aunty Merle: The Musical

    Mark Lottering brings Athlone to Joburg in Family Fun Musical. By David Simmons Joburg Theatre is in...

  • Review: Langarm

    Review: Langarm

    The History and Sounds of Cape Town create this Perfect Mosaic of Musical Theatre. by Louw Mulder Th...

  • Review: Joburg Ballet’s Cinderella

    Review: Joburg Ballet’s Cinderella

    A Sparkling and Magical Year-End Treat! By: David Simmons 2018 has been a very busy year for Joburg ...

  • Review: Matilda The Musical

    Review: Matilda The Musical

    From Page to Stage: Matilda is the musical of the year! By: David Simmons There is a refreshing sati...

  • Review: The Nutcracker

    Review: The Nutcracker

    An enchanting pre-Christmas treat! by David Simmons In the wonderful make-believe world of Ballet, s...

  • Review: Cirque Infernal

    Review: Cirque Infernal

    The Vision of a New Circus comes to town! by David Simmons With just a few days into spring, things ...

  • Review: Tap Dogs

    Review: Tap Dogs

    High-Adrenaline, Full-Voltage Tap Tour kicks off in SA! by Louw Mulder After kicking myself in 2013 ...

  • From Bloemfontein to Broadway

    From Bloemfontein to Broadway

    If you’re good to Betty, Betty… still won’t be good to you! By Louw Mulder Late in 2016, we ra...

  • Review: Cartoon Network Live

    Review: Cartoon Network Live

    A World Opened Up for the Little Ones! Caroon Network may be one of the first channels that has been...

  • Review: Fire & Ice

    Review: Fire & Ice

    A double act feature that will have you hooked by David Simmons It’s very rare we get to witness two...

  • 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 ...

Review: Kinky Boots

Review: Kinky Boots

These Kinky Boots are made to kick some closed-minded butt!  by Betty Bangles   Daaaahlings! I took a trip down to Cape Town and with lots of thanks to The Fugard Theatre and Stage and Screen, I got to see Kinky Boots, and now I have something to say…. I first saw Kinky Boots two years ago on Broadway and fell in love with the ...

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Equus

Equus

A Raw, yet Intense Manipulation for the love of the Stage. by Louw Mulder During the last 12 odd years, I have written ample reviews about entertaining theatre shows that effortlessly tell the story, requiring no effort from the patron to understand the subject matter. But this is certainly not the case with Peter Shaffer’s Equus, which I saw this weekend at Pieter Toerien’s Montecasino ...

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Review: Seussical the Musical Jr

Review: Seussical the Musical Jr

Rhythm, rhyme and rapturous laughter guaranteed during the holidays. By Jaco Lotriet With the school holidays now in full swing, one cannot wonder whether parents are dreading this break, or embracing it? While Johannesburg offers a myriad of different entertainment options for both young and old, serving as a most welcome reprieve from boredom, one entertainment option seems to be overlooked by most families: The ...

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Aunty Merle: The Musical

Aunty Merle: The Musical

Mark Lottering brings Athlone to Joburg in Family Fun Musical. By David Simmons Joburg Theatre is infused with bucket loads of wit and charm this March where Aunty Merle: The Musical has taken centre stage. Together with abundant local humour, local problems and some of the best one-liners on offer, audiences are in for a very special homegrown experience! Aunty Merle: The Musical is making ...

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Review: Langarm

Review: Langarm

The History and Sounds of Cape Town create this Perfect Mosaic of Musical Theatre. by Louw Mulder The wonder, awe and art of theatre is very special to the team at Stage and screen. When I visited the Fugard Theatre in Cape Town this past December, the level of specialness was magnified in such a way, that the theatre outing in its whole became one of ...

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Review: Joburg Ballet’s Cinderella

Review: Joburg Ballet’s Cinderella

A Sparkling and Magical Year-End Treat! By: David Simmons 2018 has been a very busy year for Joburg Ballet. They have skilfully presented audiences with world class offerings, not forgetting a company of dedicated artists each embracing their own unique talents. Each production, whether a classical representation or modern enactment, has set a very high standard for dance in this country. The level of flair ...

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Review: Matilda The Musical

Review: Matilda The Musical

From Page to Stage: Matilda is the musical of the year! By: David Simmons There is a refreshing satisfaction when one leaves a theatre after a musical with children at its core. Think back to the timeless musicals you have seen not only as a child, but also more recently on our South African stages. The Sound Of Music comes to mind with unique and ...

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Review: The Nutcracker

Review: The Nutcracker

An enchanting pre-Christmas treat! by David Simmons In the wonderful make-believe world of Ballet, stories of love, romance and friendship come to life with the powerful and somewhat eloquent energy of dance at its core. For a sparkling October showcase, the company from Joburg Ballet brings the timeless story of The Nutcracker to the Joburg Theatre’s Nelson Mandela stage. With a slick production and choreography by ...

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Review: Cirque Infernal

Review: Cirque Infernal

The Vision of a New Circus comes to town! by David Simmons With just a few days into spring, things are gradually warming up at Joburg Theatre! For the next two weeks, Cirque Infernal takes to the stage and kick starts the warmer months with a fiery bang! With a proudly all-European cast, this part circus part fantasy journey brings a certain mystery and interest to ...

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Review: Tap Dogs

Review: Tap Dogs

High-Adrenaline, Full-Voltage Tap Tour kicks off in SA! by Louw Mulder After kicking myself in 2013 for only seeing the show once, I was delighted to have learnt that Dein Perry’s Tap Dogs would return to South Africa this year, to showcase the very best in Tap at Montecasino’s Teatro as well as a limited run in Cape Town. This week, I had the privilege ...

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