l Thato Machona and Violina Anguelov star in Leonard Bernstein’s opera Trouble In Tahiti at the Fugard Theatre in District Six tomorrow, Friday and Saturday. 7.30pm. Tickets: R90 at the box office and Computicket.
l Matthew Lewis and Andrew Laubscher star in Mafeking Road, a physical theatre piece based on stories by Herman Charles Bosman, at the Kalk Bay Theatre from tomorrow until September 8. Tickets: R115. Book at www.kbt.co.za
l Director Thami Mbongo’s Uborn at the Delft South Rent Office on Essenhout Road, Delft, from Friday to Sunday. Tickets: R20 at the door.
l An adaptation of JM Coetzee’s novel, Waiting for the Barbarians, is directed by Albert Marine and stages at the Baxter Theatre from Thursday to September 6. 7pm. Tickets: R80 to R100 at the box office and Computicket.
l Set in Berlin’s Kit Kat Club, Cabaret is at Theatre On The Bay until September 9. Stars Samantha Peo. Directed by Steven Stead. 8pm. Tickets: R100 to R325 at the box office and Computicket
l The Short and Sweet Film Festival that screens a selection of music videos, animations and short films will take place at the Wunderbar Theatre on Tuesdays at 7.30pm. Tickets: R25 from www.webtickets.com
l Vlooi en die Reenboog/Kipper and the Rainbow is at the Artscape Theatre until August 31. Tickets: R50 at Computicket and the box office.
l The Cape Philharmonic Orchestra performs a Symphony Concert at the Cape Town City Hall on Darling Street in the CBD on Thursday. Tickets are priced from R60.
l Bovim Ballet Company presents Queen at the Ballet, a meeting of classical ballet and musical icons Queen, at the Baxter Theatre until Saturday. Tickets: R150 to R180 at Computicket.
l Nick Hall’s comedy Eat your Heart Out is at the Masque August Festival at the Masque Theatre in Muizenberg from until Saturday. Tickets: R100 including supper. Book at 021 788 1898.
l Catch Natasha Meister, Mother City Mojo, Johnny Blundell and Jamie Jupiter at Die Boer in Durbanville on Friday. Tickets: R80 at the door.
l The Graça Comedy Showdown heats that lead up to the Nando’s Comedy Festival take place at Mercury Live, 43 De Villiers Street, Zonnebloem, today and on Tuesday, August 21. Tickets: from R30 at the door.
l Bryan Miles performs magic at the College Of Magic, 215 Lansdowne Road (corner Belvedere) in Claremont on Friday and Saturday. Tickets: R70.
l Kat and the Kings, the legendary musical written by David Kramer and the late Taliep Petersen, is at The Fugard Theatre until Saturday. Tickets: R100 to R150 at Computicket or call 021 461 4554.
l The Western Cape Youth Music Festival is at the Artscape Theatre on Saturday. 7.30pm. Tickets: R80 at Computicket.
l Tuesday Comedy Night at Mercury, De Villiers Street, Zonnebloem. R30. Book by calling 079 616 6333.
l Comedy Thursday at Chilli Bar, 5 Victoria Road, Southfield. R30 at www.thechillibar.co.za
l TheatreSports at Kalk Bay Theatre on Tuesdays at 8.30pm. R52.50 adults, R42.50 students. Beer and burger: R50. Book at www.kbt.co.za
l Funny Bones stand-up comedy every Tuesday at the Purple Turtle, corner Long and Shortmarkets streets, CBD. 8pm. R30. Call 021 424 0811.
l Comedy On Monday Evenings (aka C.O.M.E) at Ragazzi Club, 33 Long Street, CBD. 9pm. R40. Book by calling 079 616 6333.
l Comedy On Long at Zula Bar in Long Street, CBD. Features various comics every Wednesday. Call 021 424 2442.
l Comics at Work every Sunday at Obz Café, Main Road, Observatory. R20. Book by calling 021 448 5555.
l Kurt Schoonraad’s Jou Ma Se Comedy Club at the River Club, Observatory, on Thursdays at 8.30pm. Book at webtickets.co.za. Call 079 495 3989.
l Computicket: 083 915 8000 or www.computicket.com
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