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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 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 ...

  • 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...

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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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 ran a story on Menopause, a successful drag show presented by the Beefcakes franchise, which is still running every Friday night at their Illovo restaurant. Now, almost two years later, with the new Burger Bar in the chain which opened in Pretoria, the Dare-to-Drag and Love-to-Love ...

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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 viewed by millions of viewers when DSTV started their digital satellite service, but now, kids in Cape Town and Johannesburg also had the chance to see some of their favourite characters live on stage, when Cartoon Network Live came to the Teatro in Montecasino. The stage is ...

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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 completely different genres of dance in one very exciting and ambitious evening. Fire an Ice, a befitting name for two contrasting works, opened at the Joburg Theatre to mixed emotions. Diehard classical Ballet enthusiasts will revel in a gorgeous presentation of Act 3 of Raymonda, ...

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