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Extra shows, changes and cancellations: 5 July

Published on 4 July 2017

While we make every effort to ensure the information in the programme is correct, changes to schedules, cancellations and additions are ongoing. The website and app carry the latest information about events.

Here are the latest updates to make note of before you head out for the day…

Half Price Hut

Tickets to these shows will be sold from the Half Price Hut on Steve Biko lawns tomorrow only at 50% off the face value:

Story time

Bring your children along to listen to well-known theatre makers share stories. Free. Daily readings (Stories for children at the Story amphitheatre)

At Nelm

  • 10:30 Nicholas and the Wild Ones by Niki Daly read by Crystal Warren PLUS an amusing story read by Thando Zono (title to be confirmed)15:30 The Sneetches by Dr Seuss and Sharing a Shell by Julia Donaldson read by Janet Buckland

At Nompumelelo Hall 

  • 12:00  An exciting selection of tales read by Madoda Ndlakuse

What I Learned From…

Listen to 5-minute talks from different speakers about life-changing lessons. Daily at the Yellowwood Terrace (2nd floor, Monument) at 16:00. Free

  • Andrew Tracey
  • Motlatji Ditodi… What I Learned about Directing Non-Actors
  • Professor Emmanuel S. Dandaura… Comedy and Social Transformation in Nigeria
  • Lee-ann van Rooi… The Lollipop Moment
  • William le Cordeur… On Death and Creativity

New productions

  • SchoolBoy @ Scout Hall on 3, 5, 6, 7, 8 July


Cancellations – all performances

Regretfully, these events (all performances) have been cancelled:

  • Spiritfest Winterschool talk on 5 July entitled Biko’s Faith
  • Rhodes University debate on Radicalism & Transformation on 5 July at 14:00
  • Pheko Ya Pula
  • Dark City
  • Call a Spade a Spade
  • Lost
  • Flesh and Blood
  • Zenti from LA
  • Mzansi Brewed Poetry and Comedy Cafe
  • Safe Spaces