Komedie

April 13, 2017

The joy of the Klara Maas trilogy

The comedy Klara Maas se hart is gebreek, ensomeer: Die vloeistof trilogie brings together on stage two very talented young South African actors, with unique voices and a vibrant approach to storytelling. Building on its 2016 Uitkampteater success, the original text has been developed to add two additional and complimentary short skits to create a deliciously amusing trilogy. Klik en lees meer.
April 13, 2017

The power of comedy revealed in Die Koninkryk van die Diere

Review: Die koninkryk van die diere By Barbara Loots   Die Koninkryk van die Diere sees Marthinus Basson presenting an Afrikaans adaptation of the award-winning German theatre director and playwright  Roland Schimelpfenning’s Das Reich der Tiere, which premiered in Berlin in 2007. Its South African debut presents a stellar cast dealing with the everyday battle of survival in the theatre (at its […]
April 12, 2017

Strooijonker, a debut with potential

Resensie: Strooijonker Deur Barbara Loots I walk out of Strooijonker wondering: “Is it a play, or is it stand-up?” A comedy it is, but it feels like it should be a special kind of sub-genre: an actor acting out a best man’s unfiltered ‘stand-up’ confessions at what one would assume to be his now ex-best friend’s wedding. Lukas Basson’s desperate […]
April 12, 2017

’n Komedie vol dose

Resensie: O my goeie volk Deur Andrea Winckler   Afrikaanse popmusiek wat pomp, gehoorlede wat langarm en ’n verhoog met ’n klomp dose. Dit is wat jy kry wanneer jy by Die Parlement inloop om Esther von Waltsleben se debuutsolovertoning te gaan kyk. Von Waltsleben se werk in Die Francois Toerien Show en Die Republiek van Zoid-Afrika het haar die […]