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

LIFT REPLACEMENT

23 Jan - 23 Apr

LIFT REPLACEMENT 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

Madness: Songs of Hope and Despair

9 Feb - 19 Feb

Following its acclaimed success at the World Psychiatry International Congress and its once-off performance at the Baxter in December 2016, respected psychiatrist Dr Sean Baumann’s cantata Madness: Songs of Hope and Despair, returns for this short season. More

Marat/Sade

23 Feb - 25 Mar

Marat/Sade is a bloody and unrelenting depiction of class struggle and human suffering that asks whether true revolution comes from changing society or changing oneself. Presented by the Baxter Theatre. Directed by Jaco Bouwer. More

Riaad Moosa in Life Begins

27 Jan - 25 Feb

The say life begins at 40. Riaad Moosa is turning 40 so he invites the audience to join in figuring out whether life really does begin at 40. 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

iComedy Kona Weekend

23 Feb - 25 Feb
iComedy Kona in a proud partnership with the Zabalaza Festival brings you another #iComedyKonaWeekend to The Baxter with a blazing
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iComedy Kona Weekend

Marat/Sade

23 Feb - 25 Mar
Marat/Sade is a bloody and unrelenting depiction of class struggle and human suffering that asks whether true revolution comes from
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Marat/Sade

CTCS: Daniel Ciobanu Piano Recital

25 Feb
Daniel Ciobanu will open the 2017 season for the Cape Town Concert Series.
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CTCS: Daniel Ciobanu Piano Recital

Jazz for Hope

26 Feb
Legendary Cape Town based Jazz Musician, Alistair Andrews, invites jazz fans to join him and his friends in a benefit concert to
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Jazz for Hope

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