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l Waseef Piekaan presents Swagnotes, an evening of music, comedy and entertainment featuring Loukmaan Adams, Moenier Adams, Nur Abrahams with Vibe, Ashur Petersen and James Bemjee. Friday and Saturday at the Baxter Concert Hall at 8pm. R120 to R150 at Computicket.
l Showcase of Dance, presented by the Western Province Dance Teachers’ Association, runs tomorrow to Sunday at Artscape Theatre. A celebration of dance in all styles, showcasing new choreo-graphy from renowned teachers and dance schools in the Western Cape. R85 at Computicket.
l PaperBoy runs from tomorrow to Saturday at the Kalk Bay Theatre. Features Grant Jacobs in a comedy filled with colourful characters that takes a humorous, but touching look at self-fulfilment, ambition and truth. 8pm. R75 at www.kalkbaytheatre.co.za
l Patchwork runs from Friday to February 22 at The Baxter Masambe Theatre. Created for 1- to 3-year-olds to stimulate imagination, engage empathy and focus, and create a bonding experience for parents and children.10am. R40 children, R50 adults at Computicket.
l Evita’s Valentine’s Day Special. Friday to Sunday at Evita Se Perron in Darling. Tel: 022 492 3930.
l South African International Ballet Competition runs from February 18 to 20 at the Artscape Theatre. The competition showcases dancers from around the world in three categories. R60 at Computicket.
l Tannie Dora Goes Bos runs from February 18 to 23 at the Artscape Theatre. Expect a dark murder mystery offering comedy, drama and suspense. R65 at Computicket.
l Death of a Colonialist runs until March 1 at the Baxter Golden Arrow Studio. Winner of three Naledi Awards, the play tells the story of Harold Smith, an ageing, eccentric, unpredictable but extremely passionate history teacher at a high school in Grahamstown. R100 to R140 at Computicket.
l The Darling Music Experience. Sunday in Darling. Presenting the music of Beethoven. R100 at www.darlingmusic.org.
l Kingdom of Earth runs until February 22 at The Baxter Theatre. Fred Abrahamse and Marcel Meyer bring this Tennessee Williams classic to the Baxter. 8pm. R100 to R140 at Computicket.
l Harbour, a Kalk Bay musical, ends Saturday at the Cottage Club, Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens. Tel: 021 785 5052.
l The Beauty of Incomplete Things ends Sunday at The Intimate Theatre. Written, produced, designed and directed by Daniel Dercksen. Book at www.webtickets.co.za.
l Jewels of Opera and Song runs until February 23 at the Rosebank Theatre. 7pm. R100 at www.webtickets.co.za.
l Sane New World ends Saturday at The Theatre on the Bay. Presented by Pieter Toerien and featuring US comedian and actress Ruby Wax. 8pm. R150 to R250 at Computicket.
l The Firebird ends Friday at the Maynardville Open Air Theatre. Danced to the music of Stravinsky. 8.15pm. R110 to R130 at Computicket.
l Shakespeare’s The Tragedy of King Richard III runs until February 22 at the Maynardville, Open-Air Theatre. 8.15pm. R60 to R160 at Computicket.
l Jou Ma se Comedy Club at The Pumphouse, V&A Waterfront. Today. 8.30pm .R80 at Computicket. See www.joumasecomedy.com. Call 021 447 7237.
l Theatresports runs every Tuesday night at the Kalk Bay Theatre. South Africa’s longest running, award-winning and hilarious theatre improvisation show. 8pm. R60. Tel: 072 939 3351.
l Comedy at Mercury Live, 43 De Villiers Street, Zonnebloem, on Wednesdays. From R30 at the door (open at 8pm). Stand-up comedy on the last Wednesday of the month, improvisation otherwise. Call 021 465 2106.
l Comedy at Chilli Bar, 5 Victoria Road, Southfield. 8pm on Thursdays. R30. See www.thechillibar.co.za.
l Comedy at Obviouzly Armchair, 135 Lower Main Road, Observatory, every Sunday. 8.30pm to 10.30pm.
l To appear in Boardwalk, please e-mail all your theatre-related information to Atiyyah Khan at [email protected], subject boardwalk, by Thursday afternoon.