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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The Play That Goes Wrong Returns One Last Time

WE’RE ONLY GOING TO DO THIS… ONE. MORE. TIME! Pieter Toerien presents, by unprecedented public demand, the final ‘Victory-Lap” Season of… THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG!  This hilarious comedy returns to the Theatre on the Bay from 9 November – 1 December, 2018. Directed by Alan Committie.  The crazy cast of eight features Daniel Janks, Nicole Franco, Sive Gubangxa, Louis Viljoen, Craig Jackson, Roberto Pombo and Russel Savadier and welcoming Anthony Coleman to the mad-house …plus the industry’s bravest stage crew, all aiming to keep the curtain up no matter what happens on the custom-made R500 000.00 set. The plot revolves around an accident prone and…

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FATAL ATTRACTION at THEATRE ON THE BAY 16 March – 7 April

Pieter Toerien, by arrangement with Robert Fox and Patrick Ryecart, presents James Dearden’s 1987 film from Paramount Pictures captured the world. Dearden has now written the play that might have inspired the film, where the blame and sympathy with each character is equally and tantalisingly balanced. “….of all the gin joints in all the bars in all the world…“ The below from Belgian director Paula Bangels: “When Dan (a man with friends, a brilliant career, a loving family, a stunning w ife) gets into unexpected conversation with an attractive intelligent woman, Alex, while his wife Beth is out of town, an unsought for liaison occurs that unsettles him. But he will soon forget; it…

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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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ON NEXT WEEK: Alan Committie’s NEW show Planet Mirth

Alan Committie returns With his BRAND NEW, HILARIOUS Stand-up show PLANET MIRTH – A Funny Look At Everything…in HD! 5 December 2017 – 13 January 2017 Directed by fleur Du Cap Lifetime achievement winner Christopher Weare. This is Committie and Weare’s 19th production in partnership with each other. It’s the festive season, which means it’s time for Cape Town funnyman Alan Committie to bring us another hilarious look at the world around us…. In this, his 20th one man comedy show, Committie presents a docu-comedy in the highest definition and promises everything we have come to love about his brand…

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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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Our new Guest Relations Manager Storm Low

We would like to welcome Storm Low to the luxury life style team. If at first glance, you think this pretty face belongs to a GQ model, you would really be forgiven for your mistake.  Twenty-two- year old Storm Low, Marketing and Business graduate [with a course in Commercial Property Brokerage as well] is an inquisitive, knowledge-hungry young man constantly seeking out new learning experiences. Living a well-balanced life, this entrepreneur and young businessman is also an avid sports enthusiast who enjoys gym at least 7 times a week. Earlier this year, he completed the Cape Marathon Two Oceans Marathon.…

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Hamlet Prince of Denmark

Internationally acclaimed HAMLET returns to South Africa for limited engagements in Cape Town and Joburg before heading off to the USA After playing to 5 star reviews and standing ovations at the National Arts Festival and in Europe, Pieter Toerien proudly presents a limited season of Abrahamse & Meyer’s internationally acclaimed Hamlet at Theatre on the Bay in April. The Abrahamse & Meyer production takes its inspiration from one of the earliest recorded performances of Hamlet during Shakespeare’s lifetime. In 1608, off the East Coast of South Africa, the crew of the East India Ship, Red Dragon performed Hamlet aboard…

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