4 Love Coming to Theatre On The Bay 6 – 16 March

Pieter Toerien presets Starring West End stars Delena Kidd, Nicholas Waring, Claire Carrie and Donald Douglas. LIMITED SEASON! A not to be missed master-class theatrical experience! A unique evening of comedy variety.  6 March – 16 March 2019 at Theatre On the Bay  From the rough and tumble of an actor’s rehearsal to the glamour of moonlight in the south of France ‘4 Love’ presents 6 scenes from the most popular playwrights of the 20th century. 4 Actors playing 18 parts between them from Noel Coward in the thirties through to Harold Pinter at the end of the century via John…

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Into the woods – 2nd March

Pieter Toerien and Kickstart present Stephen Sondheim’s  Into the Woods Directed by Steven Stead Designed by Greg King Costume designs by Neil Harris Lighting by Tina le Roux Musical Supervision by Drew Rienstra Into the Woods is a sleek and sexy beast of a musical. It is in turn moody and magical, witty and wise. It provides the kind of intellectual and emotional satisfaction, and the kind of exhilarating theatrical experience that you would expect from Stephen Sondheim, the creator of musical masterpieces such as Sweeney Todd and West Side Story. Follow the trials and adventures of a collection of…

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The Return of a Christie for Christmas

The festive season brings with it the return of ‘A Christie for Christmas‘ This year Pieter Toerien presents Agatha Christie’s best loved murder whodunit…  The Mousetrap The scene is set when a group of people gathered in a guest house, Monkswell Manor and cut off by the snow discover, to their horror, that there is a murderer in their midst. Who can it be?  One by one the suspicious characters reveal their sordid pasts until at last, nerve-shredding moment the identity and the motive are finally revealed. Starring West End star Mark Wynter, with Malcolm Terrey, Michele Maxwell, Melissa Haiden,…

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Matilda the Musical Opens this Month at Artscape

THE SHOW THAT HAS ROCKED JOHANNESBURG – MATILDA THE MUSICAL IS COMING TO CAPE TOWN! Pieter Toerien and GWB Entertainment bring the highly anticipated MATILDA THE MUSICAL to Artscape from 9 December to 13 January, perfect entertainment for the whole family. The coveted title role of Matilda is shared by three uniquely talented young Capetonian  girls: Lilla Fleischmann, Kitty Harris and Morgan Santo. The young starlets are accompanied by Cape Town actors Ryan de Villers as the gigantic holy terror, Miss Trunchbull and Bethany Dickson as Matilda’s devoted teacher Miss Honey.  Stephen Jubber and Claire Taylor play Mr and Mrs Wormwood,…

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Karoo accommodation with a creative twist

Karoo accommodation with a creative twist Just 2 ½ hours from Cape Town, off the scenic Route 62 in the farming village of Barrydale, you’ll find the best accommodation in Barrydale in the form of the quirky, relaxed and welcoming Karoo Art Hotel. This little country hotel showcases and celebrates Art in a big way. Every room in the hotel is individually decorated, one of them by internationally-renowned design collective, Magpie Collective. Aside from the eye-catching interiors and artworks, much of it for sale, the art of winemaking is celebrated with a very good wine list. If Karoo cuisine is an art (and it is!) then…

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Creation supporting Hermanus FynArts 2018

Of FynArts and Fine Wines Creation, proud home of the highly acclaimed Art of Chardonnay and Art of Pinot Noir wine portfolio, has been supporting the Hermanus FynArts festival since 2011. This year FynArts takes place from 8 to 17 June and the estate looks forward to showcasing the works of accomplished sculptor, Gordon Froud. The artist has been actively involved in both the South African and the international art world for the past 30 years. To read more about him, go to www.hermanusfynarts.co.za/artist/gordon-froud/ and to view some of his work, visit www.art.co.za/gordonfroud/. Commenting on FynArts, Creation marketing director Carolyn…

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CINDERELLA ON ICE Artscape from 10 January to 28 January 2018

 Pieter Toerien Presents CINDERELLA ON ICE A STUNNING NEW INTERPRETATION OF THE CLASSIC TALE The Artscape Opera House 10 January – 28 January 2018 The world-famous Imperial Ice Stars, who have won international critical acclaim and five-star reviews with their previous tours of The Sleeping Beauty on Ice, The Nutcracker on Ice, and Swan Lake on Ice, are set to thrill South African audiences once more with their magical production, CINDERELLA ON ICE, at The Opera House, at Artscape from 10 January! More than three million people across five continents have greeted The Imperial Ice Stars’ adrenaline infused performances with…

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BAR ROC

Introducing, BAR ROC. The brief – A relaxed, contemporary space for friends to gather at the end of the day and chat about the incredible adventure they find themselves on. A space for the classic raconteur to wax lyrical about his or her African escapades. A space to say goodnight to another glorious day while watching the sun set over the Atlantic Ocean. This is BAR ROC. Quintessentially Ellerman House, BAR ROC’s tailored interior has a tangible sense of distilled calm and languid luxury; here time is irrelevant, the art is sentience. The precisely articulated material palette is raw, brutal,…

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RECUERDOS with James Grace 2 WEEKS TO GO!

For the first time at Theater On The Bay, internationally acclaimed and award-winning South African based guitarist JAMES GRACE and dancers from Carli Spanish Dance Productions in Johannesburg present RECUERDOS, an all-Spanish guitar and dance programme featuring the music of composers such as Albeéniz, Granados, De Falla, Rodrigo and Tárrega. Set against the backdrop of stunning underwater photography by Ilse Moore. Allow the sway of skirts, electrified by Flamenco dancers with the sounds of guitar and castanets to transport you to the beauty and romance of Spain. The show runs from 21 – 25 November and tickets range in price…

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Cocoon Launches First Thursday Art House Movie Nights

Cocoon Launches First Thursday Art House Movie Nights (Monday, 09 October 2017) – First Thursdays are taking an interesting twist at Cape Town’s newest premium night club, Cocoon Cape Town, located on the 31st floor of ABSA building. Art house movie screenings will be held on the first Thursday of every month as of 2 November, 2017. Doors open at 7:30pm for arrival cocktails with the movies commencing at 8pm sharp. Guests can enjoy old-time favourites in a comfortable lounge setting with bar and waiting service for a super-VIP cinematic experience. Look forward to a variety of featured classics from…

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