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Week 50: Maynardville Open Air Theatre Festival returns for summer 2019

The iconic theatre in Maynardville Park, Wynberg, is once again the location of a packed season of classics under the stars. From 17 January till 10 March, the programme includes Cape Town Philharmonic’s Famously Incidental, followed by Cape Town City Ballet’s lively Swingtime in the Park. There will be comedy from Cape Town Comedy Club with Jesters in the Park; a line-up of top comedy, hosted Rob van Vuuren. This year’s Shakespeare is Richard III, Alan Committie plays the lead and Geoffrey Hyland directs. There are also a series of Sunday night concerts throughout the season, including Derek Gripper, Graham Weier and an evening of gospel choir.

What to Expect & How to Book

The Maynardville tradition typically includes packing a picnic to enjoy in the park before the show. There is a coffee shop at the venue.

Booking is now open on Computicket:
https://online.computicket.com/web/events/search/Venue:Maynardville_Open_Air_Theatre

OR via Artscape-dial-a-seat 021 421 7695, where you can also buy a season ticket (Early bird and group discounts make for great deals).

Visit http://maynardville.co.za for more information about the Maynardville Open Air Festival.

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