March Opening for COCK at the Alexander Bar and Café's Upstairs Theatre
(3/2/2015) - Mike Bartlett's drama, COCK, in a production directed by Paul Griffiths and starring Francis Chouler, Matt Newman, Melissa Haiden and James Skilton, comes to Alexander Bar and Cafe's Upstairs Theatre this March. Winner of the 2010 Olivier Award for Outstanding Achievement in an Affiliate Theatre, Bartlett's sharp, witty script takes a candid look at one mans sexuality and the difficulties that arise when faced with a whole new world of possibility.
Improguise Present Annual Improv Festival at the Kalk Bay Theatre
(3/2/2015) - Improguise, Cape Town's best and most loved improv group, currently performing every Monday night this year at the Galloway Theatre on the premises of the Waterfront Theatre School, will be returning to the Kalk Bay Theatre for another fabulous Improv Festival, from Tuesday 10 March to Sunday 15 March 2015.
ZANEWS Takes Two Major Bookmarks Awards and Gets Nominated for Eleven SAFTAs
(2/27/2015) - It has been a great week for ZANEWS, first winning a Gold Pixel for Specialist Publishing Site and the award for Best Editorial Team at the recently held 7th Bookmarks Awards in Newtown, and then receiving 11 SAFTA (South African Film and Television Awards) nominations for PUPPET NATION ZA.
DIRTY WORDS Comes Again to Alexander Bar And Café's Upstairs Theatre
(2/16/2015) - Jon Keevy's DIRTY WORDS was born in the fast and loose crucible that is Alexander Upstairs' own monthly experimental platform, Play Things. Immediately it became a cult sensation, soon developing into a full length sketch comedy show under the direction of Jason Potgieter and enjoying runs at the National Arts Festival as well as at the Kalk Bay Theatre last year.