The Baxter Theatre is delighted to launch an exciting new series of outdoor concerts, called Sun-Set@Baxter.

To herald in the summer, we are delighted to launch an exciting new series of outdoor concerts, called Sun-Set@Baxter, in our beautiful garden! The series kicks off with SAMA-nominated artist, Majozi, this Sunday, 28 November, followed by Matthew Mole on 19 December and Zolani Mahola, The One Who Sings, on 30 January next year. As a Black Friday Special, tickets for Majozi are now available for R150 per ticket, limited to the first 50 tickets bought. Sun-Set@Baxter – Majozi (webtickets.co.za) This spectacular line-up of top South African artists performing on The Baxter’s lawns is the perfect…

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Lefra Productions forerunner in bringing theatre back on track with LOVE! VALOUR! COMPASSION! Opened at the Market Theatre Last Week!

After many delays due to the COVID 19-pandemic, playwright Terrence McNally’s award-winning Love! Valour! Compassion! opened at The Market Theatre in Johannesburg last week.  Lefra Productions proudly announced the 25th-anniversary revival of the hit play in 2020 but was forced to postpone the launch of the production on a number of occasions.  What was to be an anniversary production in 2020, will now be a tribute production in 2021 and beyond.  Love! Valour! Compassion! is directed by Gregg Pettigrew and produced by Frans Swart and will play in the John…

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What is on at the Baxter Theatre?

Sun-Set@Baxter with Majozi 28 Nov 17:00 The Baxter is delighted to announce a series of live summer concerts Sun-Set@Baxter, in the garden, from Sunday 28 November 2021 to the end of March 2022. The line-up kicks off with SAMA-nominated, singer Majozi and future artists (like Matthew Mole) will be announced at a later stage. Doors open at 5 pm and the show will commence at 6 pm. Majozi’s debut single, Fire, was a major pop radio hit and his feel-good follow-up single, Darling, endeared him to local fans. He released his…

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Welcoming Rick Jansen to the Foxwood Theatre this December!

Come and join us to experience a night of music on 18 December 2020.Tickets on sale at R120 pp via theatre@foxwood.co.za R.S.V.P by 18h00 on 15 December 2020 Optional dinner available from 18h00 (prior booking essential) at R 95ppEnjoy our Foxwood homemade chicken pie, potato wedges and garden salad. The wine and coffee bar will be open! Make a booking https://www.foxwood.co.za/foxwoodtheatreskybookingsplumtreehoughton/ https://www.foxwood.co.za/maps/location/ Contact number +27 11 486 0935

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Baxter Black Friday Specials!

R100 for selected performances Yusuf Daniels’ bestselling book, Living Coloured, set to be a highlight on the festive season calendar, has been adapted for the stage by Daniel Richards, and directed by the award-winning Loukmaan Adams. Book now, and pay only R100 for performances from 8 – 16 December. This Black Friday Special will only be valid until the end of November. Living Coloured (Because Black and White Were Already Taken) is a compilation of short stories that is an ode to an era all Cape Coloured people will instantly…

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The official re-opening of The Baxter

Special Deal for Couples!  With only ONE week to go until the official re-opening of The Baxter, we would like to offer you a special buy one, get one free deal to attend the production called Baxter Back on Stage with Gregory Maqoma and Zolani Mahola. We would love to offer you this buy one, get one free deal to attend any performance from 5 – 7 November (Thursday – Saturday). This prestigious event will include performances by both Zolani Mahola & Gregory Maqoma, and is selling for between R350 and R500.…

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THE ARTS AND CULTURE TRUST (ACT) LAUNCHES A PIONEERING NEW NATIONAL PROJECT

The Arts and Culture Trust presents an innovative and imaginative solution to the challenges faced by many South African arts practitioners – the ACT Tlholo Project ‘Uncovering Solutions 2020’, sponsored by Nedbank Definition: Tlholo /tlhōlo/ {Noun} a Sesotho word that means victory. 1. An act of defeating an enemy or opponent in a battle, game or other competition.  The ACT Tlholo Project recognises the innate ability of creative minds to find innovative solutions to tough times and problems and to overcome the obstacles at hand with ingenuity and wit. It is a platform that seeks out,…

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Melissa Massyn se toneelstuk open in die Kaap!

Die draaiboek is geskryf, oudisies is gedoen, repitisies het begin en kostuums word gemaak… want die bekende vermaaklikheidster, Melissa Massyn, se groot droom om haar eie toneelstuk na die verhoog te bring word eersdaags ’n realiteit. UNWRITE ME, wat sy saam met Eunice Stoltz geskryf het, is geskep om vir jong talent ’n platform te gee waar hulle nie net meer oor die toneelbedryf kan leer nie, maar ook die kans sal kry om voor groot gehore op te tree. Dié konsert, wat toneelspel, sang en dans kombineer, vertel die…

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Pretoria, die spoke wag vir jou . . . op Saterdag, die 19de

“Die storie-vertellings is nie fiksie of uit die duim gesuig nie. Alles is gebaseer op ware verhale Verbeel jou, dit is ‘n donker aand daarbuite. Jy en jou vriende sit in die Pierneefteater in Pretoria en teug aan ‘n koppie koffie. Onderlangs hou jy die vreemde skaduwee’s dop wat die kerslig teen die mure teken. ‘n Lang, skraal man verskyn op die verhoog. Hy dra ‘n geplooide wit hemp wat herinner aan die Victoriaanse tydperk. Sy naam is Jaco Hough-Coetzee, stel hy homself bekend. Hy het vanaand sy storieboek saamgebring…

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Die Foxwoodfees bied vanjaar ‘n kunstefees aan om die lewe te vier vanaf 19 – 27 Oktober 2019.

Celebrate life at this year’s Foxwood arts festival. A new Afrikaans play, an art exhibition, two ground-breaking films, a novel art exhibition using photography and radiology to create a visual design, Amanda Strydom in her award-winning show ‘State of the Heart’ are among the highlights.   Lewe gee lewe – ‘n fees gewy aan temas oor orgaanskenking en nuwe lewe, verhoudings wat sin gee aan ons bestaan en die krag van liefde. Lewe gee lewe – ‘n fees gewy aan temas oor orgaanskenking en nuwe lewe, verhoudings wat sin gee…

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