Local theatre production The Suit delivers award-winning performances

2017-05-21 10:00

"Umtsetse" is a word that doesn’t seem to exist in English. It’s the crisp fold that’s ironed into a pair of pants. The line that separates boys from men, and girls from women.

Zakes Mda’s Cion inspires Gregory Maqoma’s new work

2017-05-14 09:22

The Market Theatre announced this week that Zakes Mda’s Cion will serve as the inspiration for a new piece by dancer and choreographer Gregory Maqoma.


2017-04-23 10:00

The Gruffalo, gets a delicious South African marinade as an all-local cast brings the story of the bravest mouse on a nut hunt in the deep, dark forest to the stage.

Nationwide talent search for King Kong leading lady begins

2017-04-05 18:02

The producers of the Fugard Theatre's production of the legendary South African musical King Kong have embarked on a nationwide talent search for King Kong’s leading lady Queen Joyce.

This is your last chance to win tickets to see Blue Man Group in Joburg!

2017-03-20 11:23

Five lucky Channel24 readers stand the chance of walking away with 2 tickets each to see Blue Man Group live in Johannesburg.

Blue Man Group adds final week of shows in Jozi

2017-03-06 09:43

Big Concerts International has announced that a seventh and final week has been added to the Blue Man Group run in Johannesburg at the Teatro at Montecasino.

6 things we learned during our interview with the Blue Man Group

2017-02-23 12:54

We got to sit down with the Blue Man Group to find out more about this popular show currently touring South Africa.

Back to basics: City Press attends a dance rehearsal

2017-02-19 06:01

Garreth van Niekerk drops into a Dance Umbrella rehearsal that demands a return to the simpler things in life.

WATCH: We visit the set of Bad Jews

2016-12-21 06:01

After a sold-out season in Cape Town and Johannesburg, Bad Jews, returned this December to the Fugard Theatre.

WATCH: Paul du Toit transforms into Hedwig

2016-10-05 06:00

Watch Paul du Toit's dramatic transformation for his role in Hedwig and the Angry Inch currently showing in Cape Town.


Priscilla Queen of the Desert is totally sparkle-rific

2017-05-14 16:00

It has taken 11 years for the show to be given the South African treatment and, unsurprisingly, the 28-member cast of locals are, quite simply, spectacular.

15 shows to watch at the Grahamstown National Arts Festival

2017-04-30 22:00

The Grahamstown National Arts Festival is back in June and clever patrons will be planning what to book already. The fest’s new executive producer, Ashraf Johaardien, helps you with your choices.

This local production of The Play That Goes Wrong will have you snort-laughing!

2017-04-16 06:00

The South African debut of The Play That Goes Wrong was on the night after the midnight Cabinet shuffle, so it felt like the perfect antidote to a perfectly bizarre day. It was.

City Press reviews: Sarafina!

2017-03-26 06:02

City Press' Grethe Kemp reviews a new production of a classic South African musical.

WATCH: Robot-actor stuns London audiences in a new play

2017-03-15 07:02

One of the stars of the British play Spillikin is not a human. Instead he is a robothespian.

All the winners of the 2017 Fiesta Awards

2017-02-24 12:02

It was all glitz and glam as stars of Afrikaans theatre took to the blue carpet at the 2017 Fiesta Awards.

Loving and hating the Blue Men

2017-02-19 06:01

City Press reviews the Blue Man Group, who is currently on tour in South Africa.

5 of Adrienne Sichel’s top Dance Umbrella festival picks

2017-02-19 06:01

We asked the grande dame of contemporary dance writing, Adrienne Sichel, to help us with the Dance Umbrella 2017 programme.

17 PICS: We go behind the curtain of a breathtaking new dance production

2016-11-14 11:04

Veronica Paeper's A Spartacus of Africa is a dynamic re-telling of the timeless story of a man`s fight for freedom.

PICS: This is why Slava's Snowshow is an unmissable must-see!

2016-08-18 13:57

For the first time ever, the multi-award winning international sensation, Slava’s Snowshow stormed into South Africa. See the pics here!

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