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BEAUTIFUL BARBRA

18th – 30th July

a tribute to Barbra Streisand


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BEAUTIFUL BARBRA

(a tribute to Barbra Streisand)
18th – 30th July

with Cat Simoni and Johan Laas

Much loved songstress, CAT SIMONI returns to the Auto & General Theatre on the Square in a special Barbara Streisand tribute show. Audiences will remember CAT SIMONI from the Elle Fitgerelad and Judy Garland tribute shows as well as various jazz concerts held at the theatre. Come witness a star being born as Cat Simoni shares Barbara Streisands story in song together with Johan Laas.

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COMING SOON

HOOT

11th - 22nd October

"one of the greatest theatrical pleasures of the last few years" - Peter Tromp

HOOT is the hysterical and colourful journey of a rich white man who loses everything and ends up becoming a minibus taxi driver.

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CHEERS TO SARAJEVO

20th September – 8th October

A new gripping drama...

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HASHTAG MARC LOTTERING

16th August – 10th September

The show features Lottering’s newest material, and has been causing belly-ache at theatres all over the country.

Lottering runs for a very limited season which cannot be extended, and fans are advised to book early.

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WAITING FOR JACK

1st – 13th August

Written by LIDIJA MARELIC and JULIAN L KRUGER

A play set in Paris 1939. The world is on the brink of total war. Jack, an English medic. meets Lola, a lady of the night.

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ABOUT US


LUNCH HOUR CLASSICAL CONCERTS

The theatre is delighted to present and  to produce , for the 8th year, its uplifting music programme for all, with leading local and international musicians. It prides itself on being the only venue in Gauteng to host such regular weekly daytime concerts. Concerts take place every Friday at 1pm and unreserved tickets are available at the theatre from 12.30 on the day.

Hartham Properties has come on board together with a Supporting Grant  from BASA for assisting with marketing.

Ticket Price: R50.  The price includes coffee and biscuits.
The only regular daytime music fixture in Gauteng
We reserve the right to alter or change the programmes without prior notice.

22nd July
AN AFTERNOON WITH GODFREY JOHNSON
Piano whiz and award winning performer GODFREY JOHNSON will present another magical programme of favourites by Noel Coward, Cole Porter and Jacques Brel.

29th July
Violinist SERGE CUCA  and pianist SONJA VAN ZYL
Works by Mozart, Bach, Brahms and Bruch

5th August
Back from Birmingham - Clarinettist LUKE NEWBY in concert

12th August
Famous former South African performer ESTELLE KOKOT is back!

In addition to the Theatre on the Square’s 22 NOMINATIONS for NALEDI THEATRE AWARDS for excellence, we won several at last night’s Ceremony including:

Best Actress Award to Fiona Ramsay for two of our productions, DOUBT and MISS DIETRCH REGRETS; Best Supporting Actress to Janna Ramos-Violante for DOUBT; Best Production for Young Audiences for MAKING MANDELA; Best New SA Play for A VOICE I CANNOT SILENCE (currently playing); Best Actor Award to Ralph Lawson for A VOICE I CANNOT SILENCE and Best Breakthrough Performance Award to Menzi Mkhwane

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The Auto & General Theatre on the Square, BASA AWARD WINNER 2014, has garnered many awards and nominations for theatre excellence. The theatre is a popular and unique venue. In its upmarket Nelson Mandela Square at Sandton City premises, it is certainly living up to its fine reputation.

Theatre producer, owner and artistic director, Daphne Kuhn, holds an MA Degree in Drama, and her special skills range from acting to directing, PR to producing.

The varied and acclaimed productions in this 200-seater adds a vibrant dimension to the entertainment industry and to the cultural enrichment of all. Over 1300 productions - including plays, musicals, lunch hour concerts and youth theatre have been presented in the last 20 years, in addition to numerous corporate events, concerts and industrial theatre.

Message from Owner/Producer Daphne Kuhn:
"My grateful appreciation to all the theatre patrons for their most wonderful support over the past 20 years. Enjoy another season of great theatre. We look forward to seeing you soon!"

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Corporate sponsorship of R8000 per annum in support of the theatre, will be acknowledged by means of an inscription in the theatre foyer and in all theatre programmes.

20 complimentary tickets per month will be made a available to your company. For details and special benefits to staff members and clients, call Daphne Kuhn on 011 883 8606 or 083 377 4969.

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CONTACT


Tel: 0118838606 or 0825535903 E-Mail: theatreonthesquare@gmail.com

Address:

Nelson Mandela Square (formerly Sandton Square) adjoins Sandton City - just off Rivonia Rd. Entrances to the Square and the parking garage are in West Street and 5th Street, Sandown. Click here to view Google Maps.

PERFORMANCES

Weekdays:
Tuesdays to Fridays, at 8:15pm

Weekends:
Saturdays at 6pm and 8:30pm

Show times may differ slightly - please contact the theatre to confirm show times - 011 883 8606

Special show times can be arranged should you wish to book the whole theatre

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