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The Fringe

“Iconic Divas”

An unforgettable tribute show of the key iconic divas and their brilliant songs - with a live band! Sing along and Dance with us!

“SAVOUR”

A production which includes contemporary, ballet and African dance

047 Live in concert

047 is a boy band that is growing in popularity!

3rd Generation Coconut

Thato Mabelane brings her much anticipated one woman special

437 COALBROOK MINE DISASTER SHOW

Inspired by the story of 437 miners who died on the 21st of January 1960

A Night E’Makhanda

An intimate musical gathering

Acoustiq Assassins – NEW AGE

STRIPPED DOWN, RHYTHMIC & AUTHENTIC

African Son

The story of the repatriation and reburial of the remains of Moses Kotane

Afrika Sings!

From the village hills of the Eastern Cape to the dusty mines of Johannesburg, Afrika Sings!

Alfred Adriaan Live

Highly-anticipated, laugh-a-minute new show

ALL GONE

A light-hearted theatre piece for all ages

Amaryoni

A capella quartet led by Zamo Mbutho

ASINAMALI!

A show of immense vitality, sadness and humour, Asinamali! makes for compelling theatre

BasicCity

BasicCity is changing the way people enjoy music

Be Moved

Be Moved... Be Thrilled... Be Entertained

Bhuti is the Beast

Teens take to the stage to tackle gender-based violence and sexual abuse

Breathe

A body of songs and instrumentals composed during the throes of the Covid lockdown

Can’t-centrate

The world is burning, all we can do is laugh
Jazz  /  Music

Classical Dreams

Listening is all we have to do, to be one with our natural selves

Comedy hour with Chris Mapane

Filled with an abundance of hilarious life stories, this is a show for the ages

COMEDYING WITH TSELISO MASOLANE

One hour of not-to-be-missed humour with Tseliso Masolane

Concerning Blacks

An uncompromising depiction of township life through poetry

Conversation with God

They believe they have it all figured out, but a surprise changes everything

Diamond diggers

The history of diamond mining told through movement

Digital Storytelling Workshop

Participants are encouraged to reflect on their own experiences to create a meaningful story

DUST

Experimental dance work showing the beauty of nature, the range of dance and the impact of art

Dying to be Human

A short film about two women facing the prospect of death

EISH!

A theatrical reflection of Covid-19 pandemic woes

Ekhaya.

No matter who you are your story will be held in Pertunia’s voice

Ekitchini Moments in Time

An intergenerational, musical, storytelling experience

EMPINI YAMALUNGELO (advocating against GBV)

Preventing and combating gender based violence through musical education

Emsini

“We used to fear our oppressors, but now we fear our own children.”

Ends with Tears

A theatre production about Gender Based Violence and its root causes

Fragments

Part poetic experience, part musical offering, Fragments explores the fragmentation of identity

Ghetto The Musical

A musical theatre piece exploring life in the ghetto

Going to Fetch Kathy

The story explores the legacies of colonialism and Apartheid in public spaces

Gqwirha

The sacrifices that people make for a life insurance policy

Guilty as charged

Two love birds end up with their hearts broken

Hiding in the dark

A one-woman show relevant to all audiences

His TEN Fingers!

“Let my love... be heard”

How to Hold the World

Fun, imaginative, and immersive!

I AM SORRY

Desperate behaviour becomes the norm in Vimba Squatter Camp

I Stand Accused

The vulnerability of a young man left to mend his heart when his mother dies

I.N.C.O.K.O

An exploration of missed conversations and how they change the future

I’m not Angry – I Swear!

Comics Choice Awards nominee Emilio Tobias is ready to do his first solo show!

ÎLE

A story of coming-of-age, family feuds, and hilarious insanity

IMPOSSIBLE!

A show filled with delightful deceptions, fantastic illusions, and mind-boggling mentalism

INKANYEZI

A tale of survival in the city aided by a love of music

INTLOMBE

A jazz performance that focuses on the spiritual
Family  /  Theatre

IQHUDE a reawakening of people of the land.

A reawakening, a time to remember who we are - the people of the land.

Is Everything Connected?

Climate crisis from the perspective of marginalized groups and minorities

ISMISM!

Two middle-class suburban adults prepare for a big protest

iStepfather

Khanyiso Kenqa brings you observational humour about his everyday relationships

Johnnie Motsamai

Sacrifice and suffering has become the order of the day

JUDAH

Young people find themselves helpless in a troubled community

Julie Andrews Uncut

Julie Andrews, a self-made woman with a complicated past

Just Different, Not Less

The true story of JR Nkosi, an autistic self-taught keyboard master

Kaecy’s Autumn – In Concert

A journey through KAECY's life through music

KGETHO

Caught between expectations and the heart's desire

Lockdown Blues

An original pacy satirical cabaret-style performance pertaining to all things lockdown
Music  /  Theatre

Maiden Voyage

A newly appointed space captain must navigate her way through the galaxy in this comedy sci-fi musical

Malifezeke

iPhupho L'ka Biko aims to educate and spiritually awaken the public through music

Malope Indigenous Theatre

The journey of Kgosi Malope, King of the Batswana Tribe

Mamlambo

Has the day of the ancient prophecy arrived? Can King Langa save his nation?

Matchbox

Matchbox Double Bill: Jikijela & What do you think the birds are doing?

May I Have This Dance

A hybrid of drama and dance that navigates delicate psychological terrain

Memories Jam Trio

Meet Memories Jam Trio, a laid-back hammock pop blast from the past

Molao Theo “The Bill Of Rights”

A 22-year-old college student seeks protection against the law

Moodship

One of South Africa's most original and groundbreaking solo musicians

My Weight and Why I Carry It

A dark comedy exploring the limitations of anti-fatness

Naftali and the Royal Family

A voice not to be overlooked

NAKANJANI THEATRE PRODUCTIONS

A Setswana dance combining Setapa and Phathisi

Nomapondo

A story about self acceptance, true love and finding a balance in life

Nombasa

Soulful music that evokes emotion

NONHLANZEKO

The struggle of living on land you don't own

Nothing to Lose

An hilarious and introspective comedy show

NSFW – NOT SAFE FOR WOKE

Kagiso KG Mokgadi's brand new laugh-a-minute one-man-show

Passion of The Curry

A one-man comedy show that is spicy, relatable and inspired by life

Phinda Ubuyele

Generational trauma, regression, and survivor’s guilt through the eyes of siblings

Piano Classics

Award-winning pianist duo brings you an exciting programme of famous melodies by the great composers that have stood the test of time

Poppehuisietjie

An exploration of gender based violence from the perpetrators' perspective

Pre and Post Marikana

Dancing the Pain of Marikana Widows

Punching Bag

A didactic play which speaks about the atrocities of gender based violence

Raf Collective

A sonic exploration into the contemporary landscape of music

River of Tears

Her gift helps women in all sorts of ways

Rob van Vuuren is Still Standing

A new comedy show about the aftermath of the apocalypse

Scenes From The South – Revisited | Documentary Film

Amazwi has re-curated Scenes from the South for this year's first physical Festival

Scenes From The South Revisited | Walkabout

Scenes from the South is inspired by Coetzee's own trilogy of fictionalised memoir

Soul2Soul Liveband

You’ll be on your feet dancing in no time!

South African Pieces

South African Pieces aims to increase awareness about child abuse

SPACES BETWEEN US: COLOURBLIND

An all-women production questioning inequality and intolerance

Spirit

Are the real reasons behind our struggles rooted in apartheid?

Spiritfest Programme

SUNDAY WORSHIP The Cathedral of St Michael & St George, High Street Come and participate in a…

Spiritual Realm

Music for the soul, by the soul

Stay At Home Comedian

Pull in for a laugh! It’s going to be lekker! See You at the show! Awê!

Strateng

A terrible lapse results in a drug-fueled crisis

Stuart Taylor – aLIVE

A unique blend of the comedy and magic that Stu is renowned for

SwaRingana

An exciting metatheatrical experience of grief spiralling out of control

Tackling Societal Issues Through Art

A live music and poetry production tackling societal issues

Tears Of The Creatives

The challenges of being an artist

THE ABSOLUTELY MENTAL MAGIC SHOW

Witness the viral daring duo that WOW-ed the Britain’s Got Talent judges!

The Breakfast Podcast

Banter, laughs, a lekker cup of coffee - the perfect way to get the day started

The Cat & The Monkey

A dark comedy set in the spotlight

The Children’s Monologues

Monologues of grief, loss, love, friendship and bravery

The Complete Works of William Shakespeare Abridged A New Variant

If you love Shakespeare you will love this show, if you hate Shakespeare you will love this show

The cracked vase

A tragic love story - will Siwelele and Zwelibanzi find their way back to each other's arms?

The Crime Scene

The impact of absent fathers

The Dr Hokaspokas Show

Can Doctor Hokaspokas help King Panda to laugh again?

The Final Comedy Show

The perfect way to wrap up 10 days of amazing

The Grave

A young boy's life unravels when he meets bad company

The Gukurahundi Genocide

A play premised on the Gukurahundi genocide

THE MAGIC OF SIDESHOW

Li Lau will take you on a daring journey of the impossible capabilities of the human body and mind

The Story Of Eva Cassidy

A remarkable story told by a remarkable performer

The Story of Fire

Theatre meets Circus, Entertainment meets Art, Grace meets Primal, and Language meets Heart

The Ward Councilor

It's a dog eat dog world!

ThreeDom of Speech

Get ready for punchlines strong enough to bring back the power

Trash Mouth

A raunchy stand-up comedy hour

Two Fags And A Dancer

Vibrant characters and a solid dose of comedy to get audiences laughing

Umnqa! Never Defeated

This true story of defying the strongholds of colonial conquest links the past and the present

Undead Generation

A shape-shifting punk rock collective

Untold Stories Music Show

Afrikan contemporary with an isiXhosa sound and jazz influences

Veters van Ampersand

It's all fun and games... until it isn't

Vincent

A multimedia cabaret telling the story of Vincent Van Gogh

WARD 13

A reflection on our abnormal psychological battles with our own realities

We Are Sky’s Things | Artist Walkabout

Engage further with this exhibition through an artist walkabout

WE CAN COME BACK FROM THIS

The newest arrival on Gqeberha's comedy scene

We’re back with Goosebump a cappella!

An a capella ensemble, celebrating music and the joy of singing

Whistleblowers

A war cry for the soul

Xa Bekutheni?

Remembering Nosicelo Mtebeni and other GBV victims in South Africa

ZAMDELA – MY HOME TOWN

An expressive musical theatre show, highlighting social issues

ZemQadini

Doomed by war, Vuyo and Dumi relive the battlefield daily