The Market Theatre invites applications from artists and creatives of all live-performance disciplines to take up a 1-week slot at Kippies. We are looking for dynamic artists with small-scale works in any form, including spoken word, stand-up comedy, poetry, music, and fringe theatre.

Successful applicants will be given a free 1-week slot to perform between 2 – 5 shows on a 70/30 door split in favour of the artists. The theatre will provide basic technical support, ticketing services, and limited support with publicity and marketing.

This is a great opportunity for artists who are interested in showcasing their talent, in testing a new work, in presenting fringe-scale performances, or in trying out a performance with the support of one of the most renowned theatre’s in South Africa.

To apply, you will need to complete an online application form.

Applications for slots between July – December open on 26 April 2024 and close 27 May 2024. Successful applicants will be contacted by the theatre within six weeks of submission.

We look forward to receiving your application!