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

The Fall

8 Jun - 24 Jun

Following its unprecedented, sold-out success last year, The Fall – a vital production about the experiences of seven UCT graduates during the #RhodesMustFall and subsequent student movements - returns to the Baxter Golden Arrow Studio during youth month from 8 to 24 June. More

LIFT REPLACEMENT

23 Jan - 23 Apr

LIFT REPLACEMENT More

Suddenly the Storm

7 Jun - 8 Jul

Two of South Africa’s leading theatre stalwarts, playwright and actor Paul Slabolepszy and director Bobby Heaney, once again team up to create a distinctly South African experience in Slabolepszy’s brand new hit play Suddenly the Storm. More

Scenes from an execution

30 Mar - 22 Apr

After her stupendous performances in A Doll’s House and The Inconvenience of Wings, Jennifer Steyn returns to the Baxter stage to perform the remarkable anti-heroine, Galactia in Howard Barker’s Scenes from an Execution, directed by Clare Stopford. More

Riaad Moosa in Life Begins

2 May - 6 May

After sold out shows in January 2017 Riaad Moosa's Life Begins returns to the Baxter from 2 - 6 May! More

Tartuffe

18 Apr - 29 Apr

The Baxter Theatre Centre, in association with the French Institute of South Africa and the Alliance Française of Cape Town, presents the Fortune Cookie Theatre Company’s production of Molière’s Tartuffe. More

Coming Soon

My life according to music

27 Apr - 29 Apr
My life according to music centres around the music that had a profound influence in the lives of the two artists Karin Kortje and
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My life according to music

Tararam

1 May
TARARAM is a creative ensemble of performing artists who produce extraordinary sounds from ordinary objects. A blend of rhythm
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Tararam

Riaad Moosa in Life Begins

2 May - 6 May
After sold out shows in January 2017 Riaad Moosa's Life Begins returns to the Baxter from 2 - 6 May!
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Riaad Moosa in Life Begins

Boy Ntulikazi

3 May - 13 May
The 2017 Baxter Best of Zabalaza Theatre Festival winner Boy Ntulikazi is a poignant and physical one-hander, with the accompaniment of
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Boy Ntulikazi

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