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02/20/2017 at 09:01. Facebook
Please be advised that the Baxter’s lift is currently being replaced with a much-needed brand new unit. This means that the lift will be out of service for three months and therefore patrons have to use the staircases. A special ramp has been temporarily installed in the car-park to assist seniors and people with disabilities or those who require wheelchair access. Please call the theatre on...
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02/20/2017 at 08:53. Facebook
#MaratSade (The Persecution and Assassination of Jean-Paul Marat as Performed by the Inmates of the Asylum of Charenton Under the Direction of the Marquis de Sade) at the Baxter from 23 February. Directed by Jaco Bouwer.

The story unfolds like a ‘play within a play’ and is set in an asylum in 1808. The Marquis de Sade decides to stage a play about the murder of Jean-Paul Marat by Charlotte...
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02/20/2017 at 08:02. Facebook
Cutting edge of hate crimes. Read more about CHAPTER 2 SECTION 9 here.
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02/17/2017 at 14:16. Facebook
UCT STUDENTS! This is one production you HAVE to see. #MaratSade tickets are only R39 for all UCT students (for 23 - 27 Feb, upon presentation of your student card). Get them at the Baxter box office or at any Checkers. It is a bloody and relenting depiction of class struggle and human suffering that interrogates whether true revolution comes from changing society or changing oneself.

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02/17/2017 at 10:25. Facebook
Marat / Sade is around the corner. Check out this interview they did for KykNet.

Marat / Sade
23 Feb - 25 Mar
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FLITS: Marat/Sade

FLITS: Marat/Sade Jaco Bouwer is die regisseur van hierdie toneelstuk wat 23 Februarie begin by die Baxter teater. Ons het gaan uitvind wat mens van die tone...

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02/17/2017 at 05:30. Facebook
MARAT / SADE
[23 Feb - 25 Mar]
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02/16/2017 at 06:00. Facebook
MARAT / SADE
[23 Feb - 25 Mar]
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02/15/2017 at 14:54. Facebook
MARAT / SADE
[23 Feb - 25 Mar]
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Acclaimed South African director Jaco Bouwer (Samsa-masjien and Rooiland) tackles one of the Baxter’s flagship productions for this year – Peter Weiss’s theatre classic Marat/Sade.

With a dynamic cast led by Charlton George, Mncedisi Shabangu and Tinarie van Wyk Loots, this powerful “play within a play” – first brought to stage by Peter Brook – is a bloody and unrelenting depiction of class...
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CHAPTER 2, SECTION 9 teases apart the complication of sexual identity, from how one’s parents, grandparents, siblings and children respond to it, to grappling with church values and ‘unafricaness’. The play, based on interviews with more than fifty lesbian women and their families, is a clear message with a cry, a laugh and a smile, that everyone deserves to be respected for who they...
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Please be advised that the Baxter’s lift is currently being replaced with a much-needed brand new unit. This means that the lift will be out of service for three months and therefore patrons have to use the staircases. A special ramp has been temporarily installed in the car-park to assist seniors and people with disabilities or those who require wheelchair access. Please call the theatre on...
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Madness: Songs of Hope and Despair - see my article in Weekend Argus today about this stirring cantata on at the Baxter from Thursday to February 19. Libretto written by Dr Sean Baumann - a psychiatrist and academic and music by Galina Juritz and Dizu Plaatjies. A young man goes to the city to study architecture. Psychosis zooms into his life and the trajectory of his life alters...
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Catch the Zabalaza Theatre Mini Festival this weekend in Worcester. We will be at the Zwelethemba Community Hall from 11am.
South Africa appears to be a little oasis of progressiveness on the African continent, however, when laws change, it doesn’t mean that attitudes on the ground do. The LGBTI community is still subjected to discrimination and hate crime; so-coined corrective rape of lesbians is still rife. Chapter 2, Section 9, written and directed by Phyllis Klotz (artistic director and co-founder of the...
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Chapter 2 Section 9 - Baxter Theatre Centre

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A great conversation with Galina Juritz, the composer behind MADNESS: SONGS OF HOPE AND DESPAIR

A Conversation with Galina Juritz

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Madness: Songs of Hope and Despair makes a return to the Baxter Theatre from 9-19 February 2017 with its uniquely artistic portrayal of mental illness. This is a total MUST-SEE. Tickets available here: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Riaad Moosa is about to hit the Big Four Oh, and he’s not quite sure where to go with all the noises in his head

Review: ‘Life Begins’ at the Baxter | WeekendSpecial

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Tune in to Fine Music Radio Inc. @ 7.30am this morning to listen to Dr. Sean Baumann as he explains where the inspiration for his libretto for MADNESS: SONGS OF HOPE AND DESPAIR came from. You can also listen online here - [ Fmr.co.za Link ]. Interview with Rodney Trudgeon

Dr Sean Baumann is a senior specialist psychiatrist in the department of psychiatry and mental health at UCT and a...
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