My pick of cool stuff happening in November
TheatreSports at Kalk Bay Theatre – Cost R50
Tuesday 19 Nov
South Africa’s longest running, award-winning and hilarious theatre improvisation show, TheatreSports, is presented every Tuesday night. TheatreSports is the high-octane, non-stop, laugh-a-minute show where the audience decides on the show they’re going to see! Tickets only cost R50 (R40 for scholars). Enjoy a beer and a burger for only R50. To book call 072 939 3351.
Student night at The Mahogany room – Price R40
Wednesday 20 Nov
Wednesday nights are student nights. The first set features performances by jazz music students and the second set will be a Jam session.
Entry is R20(students with ID), R40 (non-students).
First set at 8pm and the jam will begin at 9:30pm. Drink specials will be on offer.
Kirstenbosch Summer Concerts – Cost Varies
Starting on Friday 22 Nov with Seether and Taxi Violence!
Beat the Sunday blues with the popular weekly Kirstenbosch sundowner concerts. Kirstenbosch Gardens is situated off Rhode’s drive, Newlands. The performances have become a summer institution among Capetonians, so get there early if you want a grassy patch from which to see hot local talents like Freshlyground, the Parlotones, Hugh Masakela, Johnny Clegg and Fokofpolisiekar.
Here is the full lineup for the season: 2013-14 CONCERT POSTER 25 Sept-Printpdf1
Saturday 23 Nov
Join Run Cape Town and Gugs running guide, Vincent Ntunja, for a fun, informative running tour of Gugulethu, with a braai afterwards at Mzoli’s
Zip-Zap world AIDS day concert – FREE
Sunday 30 November
The Zip Zap Circus school presents a concert for Aids awareness for World Aids Day.
Venue: Oliver Tambo Hall, Khayalitsha, corner Mew Way N2 and Lansdowne Road
Time: 12pm – 1.30pm Cost: Free
Tel: 021 421 8622
Visit Ragazzi’s facebook page to see what’s on there … There’s ALWAYS lots happening there, nearly every day of the week!
Cape Town Monday Night Jazz Jam also lists lots of stage performances at various venues.