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Reza De Wet’s Missing

14 Oct - 24 Oct

The Baxter Theatre Centre and the Rolf-Stepehn Nussbaum Foundation present Missing Written by Reza De Wet Directed by Mdu Kweyama Translated by Stephen Stead Cast: Faniswa Yisa, Buhle Ngaba, Clyde Berning Presented by Baxter Theatre Centre and Nussbaum Ticket prices: R100 Baxter 2015 artist-in-residence Mdu Kweyama breathes new life into acclaimed South African writer Reza […] More

The White Man’s Guide to Sacrifice

30 Sep - 10 Oct

Written and directed by Alex McCarthy Cast: Nathan Lynn, Cameron Robertson, Sive Gubanxa and Jazzara Jaslyn Set design: Alex McCarthy Puppetry consultant: Marty Kintu Baxter 2015 artist-in-residence Alex McCathy’s showcase work for the year is The White Man’s Guide to Sacrifice about two young men, Fork and Scholtz who have just been accepted into the […] More

The LUX

3 Dec - 9 Jan

This festive season the Baxter Theatre Centre and Alistair Izobell pay tribute to the iconic Luxurama Theatre, one of Cape Town’s grand old dames of cinema and entertainment. Izobell has assembled a stellar cast featuring himself, Terry Fortune, Terry Hector, Loukmaan Adams, Niesa Abrahams, Leslie Kleinsmith, Giempie Vardien, Nur Abrahams and Felicity Keran, accompanied by […] More

EGOLI

17 Aug - 29 Aug

Egoli, written and directed by Bongani Titana, was selected on merit as it was the best-seller at the festival and will be staged in the Baxter Golden Arrow Studio from 17 to 29 August. The musical theatre production is performed by an ensemble cast of nine young actors. With music composed by Titana, this story […] More

Fruit

12 Aug - 29 Aug

Best of the 2015 Zabalaza Theatre Festival, Fruit, is to be staged at the Baxter Masambe Theatre for a short season this August. The innovative and innocent one-hander, Fruit, will now be staged at the Baxter Masambe Theatre for a limited season from 12 to 29 August at 7pm nightly. The carefully-layered, richly-textured play is […] More

Baxter Dance Festival

8 Oct - 17 Oct

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The White Man’s Guide to Sacrifice

30 Sep - 10 Oct
Written and directed by Alex McCarthy Cast: Nathan Lynn, Cameron Robertson, Sive Gubanxa and Jazzara Jaslyn Set design: Alex McCarthy
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The White Man’s Guide to Sacrifice

Baxter Dance Festival

8 Oct - 17 Oct
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Baxter Dance Festival

Reza De Wet’s Missing

14 Oct - 24 Oct
The Baxter Theatre Centre and the Rolf-Stepehn Nussbaum Foundation present Missing Written by Reza De Wet Directed by Mdu Kweyama
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Reza De Wet’s Missing

Bovim Ballet’s Private Presley

12 Nov - 28 Nov
Private Presley: A Salute to the King
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Bovim Ballet’s Private Presley

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Mies Julie on tour

International tour details of the smash hit production of the Baxter Theatre Centre's Mies Julie.
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