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Animal Farm

22 Apr 2015 in Show Press Releases
Related Shows: ANIMAL FARM

Two Naledi Awards for Animal Farm - Production scheduled at the Market Theatre 26 August to 6 September Johannesburg, South Africa – In association with the Market Theatre, Nobulali Productions will stage George Orwell’s timeless classic novel Animal Farm; adapted to stage by multiple award - winning writer, designer and director Neil Coppen. The production recently scooped two of the four nominations it received for the Naledi Awards. Initially adapted for schools production, the show has been seen by more than 5000 learners in Gauteng and Kwazulu Natal since its run in 2014. In accepti...

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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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