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Upcoming events at the Baxter Theatre Centre


Tue, 26 Oct 2021 - 20:00
(ends Sat, 20 Nov 2021)

A man steals a flat screen TV and finds that it’s too big to fit into his getaway vehicle.  A President loses his iPad while a nation looks on.  A woman gives birth to 10 invisible babies. These are indeed the days of our South African lives.
Stand-up comedian Marc Lottering tackles these and other outrageously true stories in his new comedy show LOOT!  You will also hear Marc’s take on his tricky journey with Covid.
LOOT! features Marc’s new stand-up material, with no characters.
LOOT! runs for 75 minutes and is not suitable for...

Women of Owu

Wed, 27 Oct 2021 - 18:00
(ends Sat, 30 Oct 2021)

The Centre for Theatre, Dance & Performance Studies in collaboration with the Baxter Theatre is proud to present their latest production, Women of Owu. Femi Osofisan’s remarkable Nigerian adaptation of The Trojan Women. It is set in the ancient city of Owu, described by the playwright in the note on the play’s genesis, as a model of prosperity and organization.  In about 1821 the combined armies of two Yoruba kingdoms, Ijebu and Ife along with Oyo refugees recruited as mercenaries, entered Owu after a seven-year siege, and sacked the...

The Gift Fair

Wed, 03 Nov 2021 - 09:00
(ends Sun, 07 Nov 2021)

The Gift Fair is a lifestyle event full of inspirational ideas and hand-picked innovative products – a celebration of gifts with a difference. Join us for another year at The Baxter Theatre and discover an extravaganza of delights.
03 Nov (Wednesday) 9am-5pm
04 Nov (Thursday) 9am-5pm
05 Nov (Friday) 9am-8pm
06 Nov (Saturday) 9am-5pm
07 Nov (Sunday)...

Sun-Set@Baxter with Majozi

Sun, 28 Nov 2021 - 17:00

The Baxter Theatre is delighted to announce a series of live summer concerts Sun-Set@Baxter, in the garden, from Sunday 28 November 2021 to end March 2022. The line-up kicks off with SAMA-nominated, singer Majozi and future artists will be announced at a later stage. Doors open at 5pm and the show will commence at 6pm. 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 debut full length album, ‘Fire’, in March 2016 which includes the #1 single, Breathing,...


Wed, 01 Dec 2021 - 19:30
(ends Sat, 04 Dec 2021)

Memories is a dance show performed by students from Dance Co previously known as Viv Pullin School of Dance. It is a walk through the past including the best choreographies over the past 45 years. Dance performed will be modern, contemporary, musical theatre and hip hop.An opening night will have guest studios from Cape Town performing and the audience can enjoy a feast of...