Best performances in Cape Town

Check out the top performances in Cape Town, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Artscape Theatre Centre
1. Artscape Theatre Centre
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156 local reviews
Artscape Theatre Centre, Cape Town City Centre
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Danielle
Visit Computicket.com to see what performances are currently showing at The Artscape Theatre (past shows…
Jaco & Charl
See the programme for a wide variety of performances, including caberet, drama, opera, symphony and ballet…
Hein
Amazing international "Broadway" style performances in a stunning state of the art venue, a must do for all of…
1. Artscape Theatre Centre
1. Artscape Theatre Centre
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156 local reviews
Artscape Theatre Centre, Cape Town City Centre
Danielle
Danielle
Visit Computicket.com to see what performances are currently showing at The Artscape Theatre (past shows include West Side Story, Phantom of…
Jaco & Charl
Jaco & Charl
See the programme for a wide variety of performances, including caberet, drama, opera, symphony and ballet. Cape Town's largest theater…
Hein
Hein
Amazing international "Broadway" style performances in a stunning state of the art venue, a must do for all of the live performance…
2. Theatre on The Bay
2. Theatre on The Bay
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88 local reviews
Link Rd, Camps Bay
Closed · Opens Monday 9:00 AM
+27 21 438 3301
Movie theaterPoint of interestEstablishment
Joanne
Placed between Table Mountain and Camps Bay beach, this ocean facing theatre showcases indigenous performers…
Total Stay
Pieter Toerien's Theatre on the Bay offers an excellent mixture of local and international performances. The…
Louisa
A tiny theatre that produces some surprisingly high quality performances. Check out on the web whats showing…
2. Theatre on The Bay
2. Theatre on The Bay
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88 local reviews
Link Rd, Camps Bay
Closed · Opens Monday 9:00 AM
+27 21 438 3301
Joanne
Joanne
Placed between Table Mountain and Camps Bay beach, this ocean facing theatre showcases indigenous performers in South African productions of…
Total Stay
Total Stay
Pieter Toerien's Theatre on the Bay offers an excellent mixture of local and international performances. The venue is small, making it…
Louisa
Louisa
A tiny theatre that produces some surprisingly high quality performances. Check out on the web whats showing during your stay. Many supper…
3. The Kalk Bay Theatre
3. The Kalk Bay Theatre
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72 local reviews
52 Main Rd, Saint James
+27 21 788 7257
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Warwick
Great shows. This intimate theatre has a restaurant upstairs where you can meet early and have dinner with…
Tessa
This small intimate theatre in the quaint seaside town of Kalk Bay has brilliant plays and performances. You…
Andrew
The theater is still small and intimate which has hosted very memorable performances and nights of enterntainm…
3. The Kalk Bay Theatre
3. The Kalk Bay Theatre
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72 local reviews
52 Main Rd, Saint James
+27 21 788 7257
Warwick
Warwick
Great shows. This intimate theatre has a restaurant upstairs where you can meet early and have dinner with some drinks, before the…
Tessa
Tessa
This small intimate theatre in the quaint seaside town of Kalk Bay has brilliant plays and performances. You can eat here before the s how…
Andrew
Andrew
The theater is still small and intimate which has hosted very memorable performances and nights of enterntainment. Keep an eye on their…
4. The Fugard Theatre
4. The Fugard Theatre
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173 local reviews
The Fugard Theatre, Cape Town
Closed · Opens 2:00 PM
+27 21 461 4554
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Chregan
Shows can be enjoyed in the different theatres: a 280-seater, a 150-seater, and a bioscope. Expect a broad…
Cindy
The Fugard theatre is an exquisite performance venue, attracting the best small to medium scale productions.
Guido & Henk
Beautifully renovated building in District 6, showing top performances of plays and musicals
4. The Fugard Theatre
4. The Fugard Theatre
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173 local reviews
The Fugard Theatre, Cape Town
Closed · Opens 2:00 PM
+27 21 461 4554
Chregan
Chregan
Shows can be enjoyed in the different theatres: a 280-seater, a 150-seater, and a bioscope. Expect a broad spectrum of theatre…
Cindy
Cindy
The Fugard theatre is an exquisite performance venue, attracting the best small to medium scale productions.
Guido & Henk
Guido & Henk
Beautifully renovated building in District 6, showing top performances of plays and musicals
5. The 41
5. The 41
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14 local reviews
41 Victoria Rd, Camps Bay
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+27 21 437 0558
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Joanne
Expect international influences with local South African products, all combined to give the local you new &…
5. The 41
5. The 41
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14 local reviews
41 Victoria Rd, Camps Bay
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+27 21 437 0558
Joanne
Joanne
Expect international influences with local South African products, all combined to give the local you new & creative food experiences. From…
6. Baxter Theatre Centre
6. Baxter Theatre Centre
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90 local reviews
Main Rd, Rondebosch
Closed · Opens Monday 8:00 AM
+27 21 685 7880
Point of interestEstablishment
Karin
The home of progressive South African theatre and performance since 1977, and the cultural gateway to the…
Amit
Catch the latest plays, comedy shows, musicals and theatre performances located on the Lower Campus of the…
Elizabeth
Home of progressive SA performance since 1977 and the cultural gateway to UCT. A vibrant, multi-cultural…
6. Baxter Theatre Centre
6. Baxter Theatre Centre
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90 local reviews
Main Rd, Rondebosch
Closed · Opens Monday 8:00 AM
+27 21 685 7880
Karin
Karin
The home of progressive South African theatre and performance since 1977, and the cultural gateway to the University of Cape Town, the…
Amit
Amit
Catch the latest plays, comedy shows, musicals and theatre performances located on the Lower Campus of the University of Cape Town. The…
Elizabeth
Elizabeth
Home of progressive SA performance since 1977 and the cultural gateway to UCT. A vibrant, multi-cultural entertainment hub in the southern…
7. Maynardville Open-Air Theatre
7. Maynardville Open-Air Theatre
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29 local reviews
Piers Rd, Wynberg
+27 21 421 7695
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Joseph & Lisa
Classic Shakespearean summer open-air performances.
7. Maynardville Open-Air Theatre
7. Maynardville Open-Air Theatre
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29 local reviews
Piers Rd, Wynberg
+27 21 421 7695
Joseph & Lisa
Joseph & Lisa
Classic Shakespearean summer open-air performances.
8. GrandWest Casino and Entertainment World
8. GrandWest Casino and Entertainment World
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47 local reviews
1 Jakes Gerwel Dr, Ruyterwacht
+27 21 505 7777
CasinoNight clubBar
Nawahl
Games arcade for kids, Ice rink for the young and young at heart, movie theatre, lots of live performances in…
Nicole
Movie theaters, ice skating rinks, games arcade, ten-pin bowling, live performances, restaurants, casino
Elke
It has an ice-rink, bowling alley, movie theater, and regular performances within the Arena.
8. GrandWest Casino and Entertainment World
8. GrandWest Casino and Entertainment World
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47 local reviews
1 Jakes Gerwel Dr, Ruyterwacht
+27 21 505 7777
Nawahl
Nawahl
Games arcade for kids, Ice rink for the young and young at heart, movie theatre, lots of live performances in the concert venues. I am…
Nicole
Nicole
Movie theaters, ice skating rinks, games arcade, ten-pin bowling, live performances, restaurants, casino
Elke
Elke
It has an ice-rink, bowling alley, movie theater, and regular performances within the Arena.
9. Artscape Theatre Centre
9. Artscape Theatre Centre
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33 local reviews
D.F. Malan St, Foreshore
Closed · Opens Monday 8:00 AM
+27 21 410 9800
Point of interestEstablishment
Matthew
The Artscape Theatre Centre is the main performing art centre in Cape Town, located in the Foreshore. It is…
Amit
Catch the latest plays, comedy shows, musicals and theatre performances at the Artscape in Cape Town city…
Stacy
An array of theatre performances. Check online for a show, we'd suggest 'Singing in the rain'.
9. Artscape Theatre Centre
9. Artscape Theatre Centre
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33 local reviews
D.F. Malan St, Foreshore
Closed · Opens Monday 8:00 AM
+27 21 410 9800
Matthew
Matthew
The Artscape Theatre Centre is the main performing art centre in Cape Town, located in the Foreshore. It is known for world renowned…
Amit
Amit
Catch the latest plays, comedy shows, musicals and theatre performances at the Artscape in Cape Town city centre (Foreshore). Approx 20 mins…
Stacy
Stacy
An array of theatre performances. Check online for a show, we'd suggest 'Singing in the rain'.
10. Beefcakes
10. Beefcakes
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20 local reviews
Beefcakes, Greenpoint
Closed · Opens Monday 7:00 PM
+27 21 425 9019
Night clubRestaurantPoint of interest
Afribode
Beefcakes' frivolous performances, beefy table hosts, luscious libations and mouth-watering burgers are…
Deon
50's Inspired Burger bar with live drag performances.
10. Beefcakes
10. Beefcakes
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20 local reviews
Beefcakes, Greenpoint
Closed · Opens Monday 7:00 PM
+27 21 425 9019
Afribode
Afribode
Beefcakes' frivolous performances, beefy table hosts, luscious libations and mouth-watering burgers are indicative of the LGBT-friendly…
Deon
Deon
50's Inspired Burger bar with live drag performances.
11. Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden
11. Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden
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847 local reviews
Rhodes Dr, Newlands
+27 21 799 8783
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Natasha
Great for kids and walking through nature. There are often fantastic art exhibits, live musical performances…
Carey
Kirsten Bosch always has amazing summer sunset concerts. Grab your picnic basket and good bottle of wine and…
Liz
Incredible gardens in a magnificent setting. Popular Sunday afternoon/evening live music performances
11. Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden
11. Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden
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847 local reviews
Rhodes Dr, Newlands
+27 21 799 8783
Natasha
Natasha
Great for kids and walking through nature. There are often fantastic art exhibits, live musical performances and beautiful flower exhibits…
Carey
Carey
Kirsten Bosch always has amazing summer sunset concerts. Grab your picnic basket and good bottle of wine and enjoy live performances.
Liz
Liz
Incredible gardens in a magnificent setting. Popular Sunday afternoon/evening live music performances
12. Spier Wine Farm
12. Spier Wine Farm
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43 local reviews
Spier Wine Farm, Stellenbosch
+27 21 809 1100
LodgingPoint of interestEstablishment
Jaco & Charl
The amphitheater has a great line-up of performances. There are also several great restaurants for pre-show…
12. Spier Wine Farm
12. Spier Wine Farm
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43 local reviews
Spier Wine Farm, Stellenbosch
+27 21 809 1100
Jaco & Charl
Jaco & Charl
The amphitheater has a great line-up of performances. There are also several great restaurants for pre-show dinner, or you can buy a picnic…