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Inner City Comedy

19 Mar 2015 in Show Press Releases
Related Shows: The Inner City Festival

Inner City Comedy By Tshepo Moorosi 10 March 2015 South Africa’s comedy scene is one of the most vibrant in the world, but sadly as with many forms of entertainment arts, the talent is not highly recognized in the mainstream. The Inner City Comedy Festival aims to take comedy to the heart of every city and promote the culture of comedy and theatre in South Africa. The opening night of the comedy tour will feature some of South African finest homegrown comedy talent; Tats Nkonzo, Skhumba, Nina Hastie, Robby Collins, Kagiso Lediga and hosted by Mojak Lehoko. This bunch shares a delight...

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Oliphant in the room

18 Mar 2015 in Show Press Releases
Related Shows: The Oliphant In The Room

Dillan Oliphant’s debut one man comedy show He’s an SA Comic’s Choice Awards winner and he’s just come off a very successful nationwide tour alongside Trevor Noah. He’s an SA Comic’s Choice Awards winner and he’s just come off a very successful nationwide tour alongside Trevor Noah and now Dillan Oliphant is bringing his comedy to the stage for his very own one-man show. No elephants were harmed in the making of The Oliphant In The Room taking place at the John Kani Theatre at Market Theatre in Johannesburg on the 27th and 28th of March 2015! Dillan Oliphant (or the ma ...

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Get Ready for Amando Sunday

18 Mar 2015 in Show Press Releases
Related Shows: Jittery Citizens

Jittery Citizens are back, grab your tickets now! Book_Now_for_Armando_Sunday_with_the_Jittery_Citizens.pdf

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Page 27

18 Mar 2015 in Show Press Releases
Related Shows: Page 27

The Market Theatre in association with Vuyani Dance Theatre presents Page 27 31 March – 05 April 2015 One week only! Choreographed by Lulu Mlangeni Mentored by Luyanda Sidiya The Market Theatre ventured into new territory last year when it became the first theatre to sponsor a category in the prestigious Naledi Awards. Now the theatre is proud to have fulfilled its commitment to produce a show by the winning artist, Lulu Mlangeni. Mlangeni won the inaugural Sophie Mgcina Best Emerging Voice Award at the Naledis in 2014, designed to honour and encourage the artists selected as the best em...

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People are living there

18 Mar 2015 in Show Press Releases
Related Shows: People are living there

The Market Theatre and the Windybrow Theatre by arrangement with DALRO (Pty) Limited present People Are Living There by Athol Fugard directed by Andre Odendaal Theatre lovers will have an opportunity to see one of Athol Fugard’s more unusual plays when People Are Living There opens at the Market Theatre. While most of Fugard’s works tackle apartheid, People Are Living There sees the acclaimed playwright venture into different territory. This is one of only two Fugard plays that do not concern Apartheid or township life. Instead this psychological study written in 1968 focuses on four...

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Hamlet

18 Mar 2015 in Show Press Releases
Related Shows: Hamlet

Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre brings its world tour production of Hamlet to The Market Theatre – South Africa Two performances only 28 – 29 March 2015 @The Market Laboratory 20h15 A completely unprecedented theatrical adventure is under way with the delightfully ambitious goal of performing Shakespeare’s Hamlet in every single country in the world. Sixteen extraordinary men and women are travelling across the seven continents and performing in a huge range of unique and atmospheric venues. The Globe to Globe Hamlet tour opened at Shakespeare’s Globe on 23 April 2014, the 450th ...

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