General Info

Some things you should know when you visit the Baxter:

Starting Times

Patrons cannot be admitted after the start of performances. However, under certain conditions, latecomers may be seated at the discretion of the Front of House Manager at an appropriate interval in the performance.
TV monitors are available in the foyer for latecomers to view the performance.
Please check your tickets for starting times early to avoid difficult situations.


Secure parking is available in the parking lot next to the Baxter and above it (on the UCT Middle Campus). There is a charge of R10 per vehicle during peak evening performances in the main Baxter parking lot.

Booking Information

All ticketing for the Baxter is done through Computicket, with no exception. You can purchase tickets in the following ways:

  • At Computicket outlets, including the Baxter Box Office.
  • At any Checkers/Shoprite store.
  • Through credit card telephone booking.
  • The internet via

Box Office hours: Monday–Saturday 9AM to start of performances.

Credit Card Bookings: Telephone the Computicket call centre on 0861 915 8000 Monday–Saturday from 8AM to 8PM.

Block Bookings: For discounted block bookings, charities, corporate bookings and fundraisers please phone the Baxter Sales department on 021 680 3962 or 021 680 3993.

Facilities for the disabled


Wheelchair positions are located in the Theatre (stalls), Concert Hall and Golden Arrow Studio Theatre. Please inform Computicket at the time of booking if you need a wheelchair space. Toilets for patrons with wheelchairs are located in the public toilets at the far end of the Main Foyer. A lift for wheelchairs in the Main Foyer allows access to the restaurant.

Parking for people with wheelchairs is located at the Baxter Road and Burg Road entrances.

Please contact the Front of House Manager on 021 680 3967 if you need assistance.