The National Arts Festival, producers of the Cape Town Fringe Festival, has announced a one-week extension on production proposals from artists wishing to take part this year. The second edition is once again being staged in the Mother City from 24 September – 4 October 2015.
The search for some of the best talent in the Western Cape is on as the Zabalaza mini festivals hit eight regions across the province over the next few weeks. This year the Baxter’s highly popular Zabalaza Theatre Festival celebrates six years of the best in development theatre in the Western Cape and in South Africa.
A unique artist pop-up shop will appear in Johannesburg in March, offering collectors the opportunity to buy artworks from two of the city’s acclaimed fine artists.
Times Media Films, distributor of the Afrikaans language feature film Dis ek, Anna (It’s Me, Anna), which examines the devastating effects of the sexual abuse of young Anna Bruwer by her stepfather, has partnered with the recently launched Put Your Foot Down (Sit Jou Voet Neer) Foundation to promote the film’s message about taking a stand against sexual abuse.
Adagio for a Hacked Life, at the Baxter this February, explores how the individual is sacrificed at the altar of global economic growth
Adagio for a Hacked Life is the third and final instalment in the highly acclaimed Growth trilogy - a collaboration between the Baxter Theatre Centre and Scenkonst Sörmland (Sweden) - and culminates with a short season at the Baxter Flipside from 17 to 27 February at 8pm, with matinees at 2pm.
Joburg, New York and Cape Town… 3 cities, 3 musicians coming together for a performance of mega proportions…
Johannesburg based Jonathan Crossley, guitarist and cyber-protagonist returns to the Great Hall, Wits University, this month on 28 April for a once-off performance with world-renowned drummer and composer Lukas Ligeti and Capetonian drummer Jonno Sweetman.
Fresh from winning first place at the Montreux International Comedy Festival, comedian Tats Nkonzo brings his new one man show to the Baxter Theatre this June.