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Welcome to the Baxter Theatre Centre

The home of progressive South African performance since 1977, and the cultural gateway to the University of Cape Town.More

‘Celebrations’ with Pretty Yende

8 Aug

Celebrations is a programme of familiar opera favourites and some lighter classics, featuring South Africa’s international opera sensation Pretty Yende together with students of the South African College of Music. More

Desire under the elms

9 Jul - 26 Jul

Eugene O’Neill is considered one of the world’s greatest playwrights and the father of modern American drama. This production transposes O’Neill’s New England setting to the Eastern Cape in the 1890s. More

Fishers of Hope

10 Jul - 2 Aug

Set along the lakes of Kenya, Lara Foot's Fishers of Hope explores the theme of hope: its essence, its longevity and its possible demise. More

Emotional Creature

6 Aug - 16 Aug

Tony Award winner Eve Ensler’s new play empowers the 'Emotional Creature' within every human being. More

Circles of Support

16 Aug

Join the ‘Circles of Support’ advocacy and fundraising campaign of the Perinatal Mental Health Project, for an evening hosted by the hilarious Anne Hirsch. More

Oscar and the Pink Lady

29 Jul - 23 Aug

The “Sandra Prinsloo Phenomenon” shines in this multi-award- winning production: the endearing tale of the young cancer patient, Oscar, and Aunt Rose, who guides him with humour and imagination through his last days. More

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Oscar and the Pink Lady

29 Jul - 23 Aug
The “Sandra Prinsloo Phenomenon” shines in this multi-award- winning production: the endearing tale of the young cancer patient
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Oscar and the Pink Lady

Morning Melodies: Cape Town Opera Chorus

30 Jul
The Cape Town Opera Chorus (winners of the 2013 International Best Opera Chorus Award) will grace the Morning Melodies stage once
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Morning Melodies: Cape Town Opera Chorus

Samro UCT Big Band

2 Aug
Mike Campbell and the UCT Big Band present an evening of jazz and contemporary popular music.
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Samro UCT Big Band

Emotional Creature

6 Aug - 16 Aug
Tony Award winner Eve Ensler’s new play empowers the 'Emotional Creature' within every human being.
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Emotional Creature

Mies Julie on tour

The touring cast of Mies Julie.Find out more about the Baxter's international smash-hit production Mies Julie.
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