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The Fall
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The Fall

August 26th, 2017 | by admin
A devised drama by 7 University of Cape Town graduates examining the lead up and aftermath of the removal of the statue of colonialist Cecil Rhodes on the UCT campus, The Fall takes a look at modern day decolonisation. Watching...
Lands
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Lands

August 26th, 2017 | by admin
Sophie is jumping on a miniature trampoline. Leah is doing a jigsaw puzzle. They are independent in their actions, but still connected. Their relationship is unclear, but it’s obvious they’ve been together a long time. They...
Mies Julie
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Mies Julie

August 26th, 2017 | by admin
After winning a Fringe First award in 2012 for their post-apartheid adaptation of August Strindberg’s Miss Julie, the Baxter Theatre Centre bring Mies Julie back to the Fringe this year. We meet Julie (Hilda Cronje), the farm...
Mouthpiece
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Mouthpiece

August 26th, 2017 | by admin
Two voices, one mind, one woman. Amy Nostbakken and Norah Sadava play the inner voice of protagonist Cassandra, harmonising, conflicting, and whirring around each other in an innovative display of the female psyche. This premise...
The Gun Show
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The Gun Show

August 26th, 2017 | by admin
The Gun Show challenges left and right extremism on the issue of American gun control, using a series of poignant personal reflections to illustrate the nuanced and multifaceted roles of guns in the United States. Writer E.M....
Sarah Keyworth: Why Not?
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Sarah Keyworth: Why Not?

August 26th, 2017 | by admin
Even as a Millennial myself – a grumpy left wing one at that – a Fringe’s worth of them is getting repetitive. Then someone like Sarah Keyworth comes along. Whilst still a work in progress, Why Not?, Is a slightly...
The Creative Martyrs: Kabakunst
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The Creative Martyrs: Kabakunst

August 26th, 2017 | by admin
Violins, guitars and a warm heart: those are the main features of this two-man martyrdom. Kabakunst, an honest outcry of true musicianship, leaves the audience unsure whether to laugh or cry. Dark echoes from the performers early...
Nick Coyle: Queen of Wolves
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Nick Coyle: Queen of Wolves

August 26th, 2017 | by admin
Characterisation is key to Nick Coyle’s deliciously funny Gothic show, Queen of Wolves. Through costume and the adoption of some very precise mannerisms, Coyle morphs himself into Miss Frances Glass – a governess who, for a...
A Machine They’re Secretly Building
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A Machine They’re Secretly Building

August 26th, 2017 | by admin
At the end of A Machine They’re Secretly Building, a quip is made about some members of the audience having half a mind to throw away their mobile phones. While it’s unlikely anyone will actually toss their expensive gadgetry...
Fix
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Fix

August 26th, 2017 | by admin
Addiction, like a variety of non-physical illnesses, is simply not given the attention required. Particularly addictions to concepts of non-physical substances. Fix blends together research, comedy, poetry and song to tell the...