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Stephen Cone's PRINCESS CYD Acquired by Wolfe Releasing
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2017

Wolfe Releasing has announced today that it has acquired director Stephen Cone's PRINCESS CYD, starring Rebecca Spence (Joe Swanberg's 'Easy') and Jessie Pinnick ('Shameless'), for a theatrical and digital release later this year. (more...)

SUDDENLY THE STORM to Make Cape Town Premiere at the Baxter Flipside
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2017

Nominated for six Naledi Theatre awards, the Baxter Theatre Centre presents the Market Theatre's production of Suddenly the Storm, during Youth month. (more...)

TheatreSquared to Offer Fresh take on a French Farce with THE DINGDONG
by BWW News Desk - May 2, 2017

A fresh adaptation of a classic French farce - with a script developed in Northwest Arkansas before its Off-Broadway premiere last spring - begins a monthlong, madcap production at TheatreSquared next week. (more...)

THE FALL Returns to the Baxter for Youth Month this June
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2017

Following its unprecedented sold-out success last year, THE FALL will return to the Baxter Golden Arrow Studio during youth month. THE FALL is a candid collaborative piece of workshop theatre based on the experiences of seven UCT graduates during the #RhodesMustFall and subsequent student movements. (more...)

Overwhelming Demand Sees Soul-stirring HEMELRUIM at The Fugard Theatre Extended
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2017

The run of the award-winning and critically acclaimed HEMELRUIM at The Fugard Theatre has been extended due to overwhelming demand. HEMELRUIM  is the translation of Nick Payne's runaway Broadway and West End hit CONSTELLATIONS. (more...)

Ballet, Shakespeare and Shaw to Light Up The Fugard Bioscope Screen this June
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2017

Winter is sure to be warmer with The Fugard Bioscope's screenings of the best of world theatre and ballet from the National Theatre, the Royal Ballet and the Globe this June. Next month, ballet, Shakespeare and Shaw will be screened in the Fugard's state-of-the-art bioscope. (more...)

BWW Review: Beautifully profound, HEMELRUIM is a Soul-stirring Journey through the Heavens and Humanity
by David Fick - May 1, 2017

HEMELRUIM is a deeply personal and moving piece of theatre. The Afrikaans translation of Nick Payne's CONSTELLATIONS, created through the theatrical mastery of Nico Scheepers, is performed by Tinarie van Wyk Loots and Paul du Toit. (more...)

New Digital Health Tool Launches to Give Consumers an Accurate Understanding of Their Symptoms Online
by BWW News Desk - Mar 9, 2017

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New Digital Health Tool Launches to Give Consumers an Accurate Understanding of Their Symptoms Online
by BWW News Desk - Mar 9, 2017

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Introducing Klocwork 2017 SmartRank Defect Recommendation Engine
by BWW News Desk - Mar 9, 2017

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The 2017 Baxter Zabalaza Theatre Festival to Showcase 56 Productions from All Over the Western Cape and Other Regions
by BWW News Desk - Mar 7, 2017

The 2017 Baxter Zabalaza Theatre Festival, which takes place from 18 to 25 March, will once again showcase an exciting and diverse programme of 56 different productions, performed by nearly 300 artists, from all over the Western Cape and other regions, covering various genres, theatrical styles and languages. (more...)

TIGER BAY: THE MUSICAL to Premiere at the Artscape Opera House in South Africa Prior to UK Transfer
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2017

Fans of musical theatre can anticipate the rare opportunity to attend opening performances of a large-scale new musical in Cape Town. Tiger TIGER BAY: THE MUSICAL, a rousing epic set in Cardiff's bustling multi-racial docklands at the turn of the last century, will have a short run at the Artscape Opera House this May before transferring to the United Kingdom in late 2017. (more...)

Amy Chua, Dan Zanes, AJ Jacobs to Join Steven Dubner for 'TELL ME SOMETHING...' at NYU Skirball
by BWW News Desk - Mar 16, 2017

Comedian Gary Gulman; New Yorker cartoonist Liza Donnelly;  Amy Chua, author of Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother; musician Dan Zanes; comedian Faith Salie;  Danny Goldberg; and author AJ Jacobs will join host Stephen J. Dubner for Tell Me Something I Don't Know, a live game show, on March 21 and 22 at 7:30 pm at NYU Skirball Center. (more...)

AdaCore Releases QGen 17.1 for Model-Based Development and Verification
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2017

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Scripps Awarded Three Walter Cronkite Awards for Excellence in Political Journalism
by TV News Desk - Mar 13, 2017

For extensive political coverage coordinated across its television station group, national news bureaus and digital news brands, and for its commitment to fact-checking political advertising (more...)

IGT Signs Agreement With Western Canada Lottery Corporation To Install New Lottery Terminals And Ticket Checkers, Following Competitive Procurement
by BWW News Desk - Mar 13, 2017

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Bourdais Goes Last to First to Win for Honda at St. Petersburg
by BWW News Desk - Mar 12, 2017

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BWW Interview: Five on Friday with THE FALL's Ameera Conrad
by David Fick - Jun 9, 2017

In this week's Five on Friday, BroadwayWorld South Africa chats to THE FALL's Ameera Conrad about what the show means to her, the highlights of her career and the current state of South African theatre. (more...)

Full Cast Announced for the Fugard Theatre's KING KONG: THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Jun 7, 2017

Over half a century since the original production, the Fugard Theatre's forthcoming, brand new production of the legendary South African musical KING KONG is fully cast, with rehearsals commencing on 12 June. (more...)

SUDDENLY THE STORM Sweeps Three Naledi Theatre Awards Prior to Cape Town Opening
by BWW News Desk - Jun 6, 2017

Paul Slabolepszy's latest play, SUDDENLY THE STORM, swept up three awards from its six nominations at the Naledi Theatre Awards in Johannesburg last night, scooping the coveted award for Best New South African Script for Slabolepszy, as well as the awards for Best Theatre Set Design (Greg King) and Best Lighting Design (Wesley France). (more...)

The Globe's RICHARD II, Royal Opera's OTELLO and More Set for July/August at Fugard Bioscope
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2017

There's an exciting July/ August winter line up at the Fugard Bioscope, which presents screenings of the best of world theatre, opera and ballet productions from companies such as the National Theatre, Royal Ballet, Bolshoi Ballet and Royal Opera House, to be enjoyed from the comfort of a Fugard Theatre seat. (more...)

BWW Interview: Five on Friday with SUDDENLY THE STORM's Charmaine Weir-Smith
by David Fick - Jun 23, 2017

Audiences in the Mother City may recognise Charmaine Weir-Smith from BINNELANDERS or ISIDINGO, but this award-winning actress, writer and director has tread the boards in many a production, including the current season of SUDDENLY THE STORM at the Baxter Theatre. (more...)

Multiple Award Winner Sne Dladla in Solo Stand-up Show ICHAMELEON at the Baxter Studio this Winter
by BWW News Desk - Jun 21, 2017

Award-winning actor, comic and musician Sne Dladla possesses an irresistible charm and raw talent and will soon star in ICHAMELEON, presented by Nik Rabinowitz and directed by Loukmaan Adams. The show runs at the Baxter's Golden Arrow Studio until 8 July. (more...)

BWW Interview: Five on Friday with Kiroshan Naidoo from THE EULOGISTS
by David Fick - Jun 2, 2017

Kiroshan Naidoo, who is currently appearing in THE EULOGISTS at The Fugard, took some time out to talk to BroadwayWorld South Africa about the show and the South African theatre scene in this week's Five on Friday. (more...)

Shaleen Surtie-Richards Back in the role of Fiela in FIELA SE KIND at Emperors Palace
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2017

Lefra Productions is bringing a stage adaptation of Dalene Matthee's classic South African novel, FIELA SE KIND, to the Theatre of Marcellus at Emperors Palace in Johannesburg this June. Adapted by Suzanne van Wijk, the production is produced and directed by Frans Swart. (more...)

'Mamba' Trilogy Returns with MAMBA REPUBLIC at the Elizabeth Sneddon Theatre in May
by BWW News Desk - Jan 31, 2017

Ben Voss and John van de Ruit are back, and bookings have just opened for the hottest show in town, with the pair's third production in the 'Mamba' comedy trilogy, MAMBA REPUBLIC, set to delight audiences at Durban's Elizabeth Sneddon Theatre this May and June. (more...)

BWW Special Feature: The Fugard Launches 2017 Bioscope Season with NT Live's Thrilling THE THREEPENNY OPERA
by David Fick - Jan 30, 2017

Cape Town was at its finest this past Sunday when the Fugard Theatre hosted a reception in their breathtaking rooftop bar to announce the programme of The 2017 Fugard Bioscope World Arts Cinema Season before a screening of The National Theatre's thrilling production of THE THREEPENNY OPERA. (more...)

BWW Interview: JITNEY's Anthony Chisholm Dives Into the Unknown
by Naomi Serviss - Jan 22, 2017

A mainstay of August Wilson's Pittsburgh 20th Century Cycle is back for another turn as Fielding, the desperate gypsy cab driver. (more...)

Dr Sean Baumann's Cantata MADNESS: SONGS OF HOPE AND DESPAIR Coming to Baxter Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2017

Following its acclaimed success at the World Psychiatry International Congress and its once-off staging in December last year, respected psychiatrist Dr Sean Baumann's rousing cantata, MADNESS: SONGS OF HOPE AND DESPAIR, returns to the Baxter Theatre for a limited season this February. (more...)

Bar of the Week: BUNGALOW in Long Branch, New Jersey
by Marina Kennedy - Jan 12, 2017

Long Branch is a wonderful destination year-round and Bungalow, the NJ Shore's first boutique, luxury hotel has a stylish and welcoming bar and lounge with signature cocktails, a fine wine list, and local beers on draft. (more...)

Dr Sean Baumann's Cantata MADNESS: SONGS OF HOPE AND DESPAIR Opens at the Baxter Theatre Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Feb 9, 2017

Following its acclaimed success at the World Psychiatry International Congress and its once-off staging in December last year, respected psychiatrist Dr Sean Baumann's rousing cantata, MADNESS: SONGS OF HOPE AND DESPAIR, returns to the Baxter Theatre for a limited season from tonight. (more...)

APA's Survey Finds Constantly Checking Electronic Devices Linked to Significant Stress for Most Americans
by BWW News Desk - Feb 23, 2017

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Oski Technology Launches Formal Verification IP Portfolio for ARM AMBA Interface Protocols
by BWW News Desk - Feb 22, 2017

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Searing Play About Gender Equality, CHAPTER 2 SECTION 9, Comes to the Baxter
by BWW News Desk - Feb 22, 2017

The Johannesburg-based Sibikwa Arts Centre is back in Cape Town after five years to perform their latest production CHAPTER 2 SECTION 9, directed by Phyllis Klotz, at the Baxter Golden Arrow Studio. (more...)

MobileSmith 5.0 Launches with Turnkey Mobile Health Applications
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2017

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Fugard Productions Receive Twenty Fleur du Cap Award Nominations
by BWW News Desk - Feb 16, 2017

Productions that the Fugard Theatre has produced or hosted in 2016 have received an incredible twenty nominations in the recently announced shortlist for the Fleur du Cap Awards. (more...)

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by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2017

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BWW Review: Pinteresque THE MOTHER an Utterly Arresting Ordeal on The Fugard Studio Stage
by David Fick - Feb 12, 2017

Following the South African premiere of Florian Zeller's THE FATHER last year, the same playwright's companion piece, THE MOTHER, made its bow last week at The Fugard Studio. David Fick reviews. (more...)

Baxter's Festive Season in Full Swing and Set to Culminate with New Year's Eve Party
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2016

The Baxter's sensational festive season programme is set to entertain and delight audiences, culminating in the highly popular New Year's Eve party. (more...)

Anna-Mart van der Merwe stars in South African Premiere of Acclaimed Florian Zeller Play THE MOTHER at The Fugard
by BWW News Desk - Dec 6, 2016

After a sell-out season of Florian Zeller's THE FATHER with Marius Weyers, Anna-Mart van der Merwe stars in the SA premiere of Zeller's companion piece THE MOTHER. (more...)

FCA US Kicks Off the Year With First Press Conference at CES 2017
by BWW News Desk - Dec 28, 2016

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BWW Review: Return Season of BAD JEWS at The Fugard a Timely Warning of the Dangers of a Post-Truth Society
by David Fick - Dec 19, 2016

This return season of BAD JEWS comes hot on the heels of the announcement of "post-truth" as Oxford's word of the year, giving audiences a moment to pause and reflect on the way we handle our lives in a post-truth society and us to consider what we destroy in our quest to be right. (more...)

Cape Town Premiere of Sylvaine Strike's Brand New TARTUFFE To Bow at the Baxter Flipside
by BWW News Desk - Apr 5, 2017

Cape Town audiences now have the chance to catch the Fortune Cookie Theatre Company's brand new production of Molière's TARTUFFE, in a translation by Richard Wilbur directed by the award-winning Sylvaine Strike, at the Baxter Flipside for a limited season this April. (more...)

'Exclusively Crystal' Gift Collection Launches With Elegant, One-Of-A-Kind Keepsakes
by BWW News Desk - Apr 4, 2017

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Best of Zabalaza 2017 Winner, BOY NTULIKAZI, Comes to the Baxter
by BWW News Desk - Apr 25, 2017

The Baxter's Best of Zabalaza 2017 winner, BOY NTULIKAZI, will be staged for a limited season at the Baxter Golden Arrow Studio this May. The one-hander is written by Thobani Nzuza and Kagiso Tsimakwane and is directed and performed by Nzuza himself. (more...)

The Fugard Theatre Presents World Premiere of Louis Viljoen's THE EULOGISTS
by BWW News Desk - Apr 24, 2017

Eric Abraham and the Fugard Theatre present the world premiere of double Fleur du Cap writer award winner Louis Viljoen's new play, THE EULOGISTS. Viljoen is the Fugard Theatre's Writer in Residence and THE EULOGISTS excitingly marks his first offering in this position. (more...)

SICOM Acquires RTI Furthering its Commitment to Delivering Innovative Technology Solutions to Quick Service and Fast Casual Restaurants
by BWW News Desk - Apr 20, 2017

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Fugard Bioscope Announces Line-Up for Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2017

The Fugard Bioscope presents screenings of the best of world theatre, opera and ballet productions from companies such as the National Theatre, Royal Ballet, Bolshoi Ballet and  Royal Opera House, to be enjoyed from the comfort of a Fugard Theatre seat. (more...)

Cape Town Songstress Belinda Davids Returns To The Mother City With Worldwide Hit Whitney Housten Show
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2017

Back by popular demand, THE GREATEST LOVE OF ALL: THE WHITNEY HOUSTEN SHOW returns to Cape Town to once again honour and celebrate the world's most loved pop diva. The show is set to return to Artscape Opera House this June in for a four-week run of shows at the Artscape Theatre Centre. (more...)

Critically Acclaimed Hit HEMELRUIM Comes to the Fugard Theatre Studio
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2017

The multiple award-winning and critically acclaimed production HEMELRUIM comes to the Fugard Theatre Studio for a limited run from 25 April to 13 May. The production will be performed in Afrikaans, with English surtitles. (more...)

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