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Tel: +27 21 809 7473/7380
Fax: +27 21 809 7565
theatre@oudelibertas.co.za

Box Office times
Weekdays: 09h00 – 16h00
Sat: 09h00 – 13h00
On any show day open from 16h00

In person
Buy tickets at the theatre box office on the day of the event.

Seating plan (click to enlarge)

seating

Parking for wheelchair patrons must be telephonically arranged at 021 809 7380. The theatre will have an allocated parking with a personalized name as indication of the parking, as close as possible to the ticket office.

The lawn area opens at 16h00 . Come early for the best spots.

Christmas schedule
Closed on 23-27 December
Reopen 28-31 December
Closed 1-3 January
Reopen 4 January

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Richard Cock and Friends

19/12/2018
8:15 pm - 10:00 pm

Price: R250

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The 2018 edition of Richard Cock and Friends sees Richard joined by outstanding South African singer Makudupanyane Senaoana, in addition to international baritone Colin Schachat, formerly based in South Africa and international soprano, songbird Keren Hadar.

Makudupanyane Senaoana, sowel as die bariton Colin Schachat gebore Suidafrikaner en internasionaal bekende sopraan Keren Hadar.

Diesesmal sind seine Gäste Makudupanyane Senaoana, Internazionale bekannte Sänger Bariton Colin Schachat und Sopranistin, Keren Hadar .

 


Dozi and Friends

21/12/2018
8:15 pm - 10:00 pm

Price: R200

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DOZI releases his first album in 1999 called “Mercy”. Since then his success story has been written in double platinum and gold.

Dozi is one of only a handful of unique Caucasian male South African singers, who is fully trilingual, Dozi became the missing link between Black and White South Africans when he was asked to perform traditional Afrikaans songs in Zulu on a popular Afrikaans television program called “Noot vir Noot”.

Not long after the release of his Zulu gospel album, Dozi released his first Afrikaans album titled: “Op Aanvraag” in 2000. The album becomes an immediate success and skyrockets to the top of the South African charts, selling over 100 000 units. This places Dozi firmly in the double platinum crowd. Dozi releases his next album: “Storm op die Horison” in December 2001. This album that contains a mixture of Afrikaans, English as well as Zulu tracks, and goes platinum. In February 2003 Dozi releases his 4th studio album called: “Siyaya – Ons Gaan” which achieves gold status within the first month of its release. Dozi receives platinum awards for both “Storm op die Horison” and “Siyaya – Ons Gaan” at the Aardklop festival that same year.

Dozi is ‘n populêre sanger en sing in Afrikaans, Engels en Zulu. Sy talle Cd’s het platinum en goue status. Sy rasperstem gee mens hoendervleis en die woorde van sy liedere laat mens diep nadink en droom. Dozi is vir die eerste keer op die Oude Libertas verhoog om deel te wees van die vakansie joligheid en plesier.

Dozi ist ein Sänger der auf Zulu , Afrikaans und Englisch lebenslustig und spontan singt. Seine Band hat die besten Musikanten und seine CD’s und Musik hat Platinum und Gold Status. Spitzenklasse!

 


Afromenco CH2 & CITO & Spanish Dancers

22/12/2018
8:15 pm - 10:00 pm

Price: R220

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CH2 has been top of the musical ladder for the past eighteen years inSouth Africa. Winner of multiple SAMA and Ghoema awards, they Have produced 11 Albums including the best selling and Grammy entry “PING” and their most recent offering Insomnia – The Chapel Master.

With their flawless, effortless technique and pulsating rhythms they showcase what can be done on only two guitars, classical guitars, and create a very exciting instrumental pop sound whilst mimicking drum sounds and bass guitar all at the same time. CH2 has truly developed their own style unique to the band and continues to blow people away with their virtuosity. The members of CH2 keep challenging themselves with new techniques every day and see themselves as pioneers of the classical guitar, pushing the instrument intogenres it is not known for.

In a ninety minute high energy musical fiesta, CH2 will join forces with singer, Cito, best known for being the frontman for one of South Africa’s longest existing rock bands, WONDERboom.

Cito has also showcased his vocal diversity by starring in a number of high-profile musical theatre productions, the first being cast as Jesus of Nazareth in “Jesus Christ Superstar” in 2006. “Chess, The Musical”, headline vocalist in Sean Bovim’s “Queen at the Ballet”.

This production AFROMENCO creates a unique sound and sensory experience for all music lovers.

Dieses Konzert darf nicht verpaßt werden. Spitzenklasse!!!

CH2 Diese zwei hervorragende Künster sind ganz oben auf der Top Liste aller Musiker. Jedez Konzert wird verlängert da die Zugaben einfach nicht aufhören! Für das Oude Libertas Konzert haben sie auch noch einen tollen charmanten Sänger- CITO und Spanische Tänzer eingeladen.

 


EMO & Take Note band

23/12/2018
6:30 pm - 8:15 pm

Price: R200

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Returning this summer Emo Adams and his band Take Note get ready to bring you loads of laughs, toe tapping moments and an all round good time. Bring your family and little ones and enjoy this dynamic, diverse and comic stage personality. Emo is a unique package of multi-talents all in one!

EMO en sy orkes TAKE NOTE sorg altyd vir verhoogvertonings wat passievol, hartstogtelik, vurig en onvoorspelbaar snaaks is en wat gehore oor die jareheen laat skater. Kom, bring jou gesin en beleef opnuut weer hierdie joligekunstenaar wat sommer in ‘n jap –trap die kersfees “blues” verdryf.

 


Afrique mon désir (Afrika my Verlange)

28/12/2018
8:15 pm - 10:00 pm

Price: R240

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Featuring: Laurinda Hofmeyr & Afrique mon désir Ensemble
Directed by: David Kramer
Musical Direction: Schalk Joubert
Produced by: Cape Town Music Academy (CTMA)

Exhilarating world music production Afrique mon désir (Afrika my Verlange), directed by David Kramer.

Afrique mon désir (Afrika my Verlange) is directed by David Kramer with musical direction by Schalk Joubert and features singer and composer, Laurinda Hofmeyr, well known for setting poetry to music, performing with an ensemble of world class musicians and singers from Cape Town and West Africa.

Africa’s most beautiful and relevant poetry from as far as Madagascar to Mauritania and Cameroon to Cape Town is set to mesmerising rhythms, energetic dance routines and beautiful animation, making this show an audio-visual feast

The show blew audiences and critics away this year at Woordfees, KKNK, where it received nominations for Best Music Group and Best Music Production. It continued to have successful runs at The Fugard Theatre in Cape Town and internationally in Paris, Bordeaux, Poitiers and Angouleme. The album with the same title was picked up by French musiclabel, In Ouïe and released world-wide in May 2018.

During its tour in France, the production was embraced by the international media – Hofmeyr was invited to be a guest on the international news channel France 24’s prime time Eye on Africa show as well as the Parisian based TV Tele Sud’s Africa Hour show. Established Bordeaux-based music critic, Bernard Jean, described Afrique mon désir as “the best album and stage production” he has seen in the last decade.

Afrique mon désir (Afrika my Verlange)

Laurinda Hofmeyr se skitterende aangrypende interpretasies van die musiek doen die titel gestand. Hierdie moet in elkeen se kalende geskryf wees. Moet dit nie WEER misloop nie.

Afrique mon désir (Afrika my Verlange) Afrika Du fehlst mir. Eine ausgezeichnete Vorführung wo man sich ein Stückchen Afrika mitnehmen kann. Diese Vorführung wurde hoch angeschrieben in Frankreich und in SA mit vielen Akkoladen begrüßt. Musik aus Madagascar, Mauritania und Cameroon und Kapstadt mit undenklichen spontanen Rhythmus und Energie beim Tanzen sowohl als schöne Bilder auf derLeinenwand mit Erklärungen. Audio-Visual Fest.

Unbedingt Nicht verpassen!!

 


Zolani Mahola – Rok & Rol

29/12/2018
8:15 pm - 10:00 pm

Price: R220

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ZOLANI MAHOLA – ROK & ROL Contemporary Music With Zolani Mahola, Schalk Joubert (bass guitar), Albert Frost (guitar) and Kevin Gibson (drums) Director: Schalk Joubert Zolani Mahola is one of South Africa’s mostbeloved and successful female stars. She is best known as the lead singer for Freshly Ground. In the production Rok & Rol she sets out to honor the role and influence of women in the world of rock & roll. Fantastic international icons like Janis Joplin, Nina Simone, Tina Turner, Alanis Morisette local women like Miriam Makeba and Brenda Fassie are being hailed. A team of world-class musicians embraces this inspiring and moving journey to tell the story of how women made their stand in this initially male-dominated industry. Mahola’s impressive and diverse singing talent combined with her contagious stage personality will not leave any listener untouched.

ZOLANI MAHOLA – ROK & ROL en SA se top musikante , Schalk Joubert (bass kitaar), Albert Frost (kitaar) en Kevin Gibson (dromme) , vermaak met ‘n flambojante vertoning geïnspireer deur internasionale ikone soos Janis Joplin, Nina Simone, Tina Turner, Alanis Morisette en SA ikone Miriam Makeba en Brenda Fassie. Haar aangrypende interpretasies van die musiek vou mens toe met warmte en liefde.

Zolani Mahola ist eine sehr beliebte Sängerin vor allem bekannt als Hauptsängerin der Gruppe ,Freshly Ground. In der Vorführung Rok & Rol wird die bekannte Musik von den Super Stars wie Janis Joplin, Nina Simone, Tina Turner, Alanis Morisette,Miriam Makeba und Brenda Fassie gesungen.

Zolani wird unterstützt vor einer hervorragende Band.

 


Ike Moriz Swing Band

30/12/2018
6:30 pm - 8:15 pm

Price: R220

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IKE MORIZ SWING BAND
The famous IKE MORIZ SWING BAND returns to Oude Libertas Amphitheatre from their sold out ’Millennium Hits Tour 2018’ in Germany with a new ‘best of’ CD (hits from Ike Moriz’s 18 CDs). Ike has selected well-suited songs from his albums as well as popular classics of the swing and pop genres to create an unforgettable evening under the stars with hits like Dean Martin’s ‘Sway’, John Lennon’s ‘Imagine’, Sinatra’s ‘New York New York’ and Moriz’s ‘Love Swings’ and ’To Cape Town’. The widely acclaimed international singer and actor (18 albums on iTunes, cameos in movies such as ‘Love Actually’, ‘Alfie’, etc.) has recently toured 11 European countries and continues to enthuse audiences worldwide with his brand of melodic swing, blues and pop. Based in Cape Town, Ike is from Germany and received 2 music degrees studying in Dresden, Rotterdam and Cape Town. He last sang at the amphitheatre in March with his sold out ‘swing band hits show’. Ike is a handsome singing sensation and a most exciting crooner. He is dynamic and engaging in his live performances and these aspects are certain to make for another delightful and highly enjoyable evening of great entertainment. The IKE MORIZ SWING BAND consists of some of SA’s most accomplished musicians*: Amanda Tiffin on grand piano, Alvin Dyers on electric guitar, Valentino Europa on double bass, Ivan Bell on drums and Willie van Zyl on saxophone and clarinet.

Watch excerpts from their last show here: https://youtu.be/DunQBzoujag or see Ike performing with the Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra here: https://youtu.be/i6kFPZIMzxk

More info on www.ikemoriz.com

PRESS:
“Moriz sounds like a star… huge pop arrangements and songs with giant gold hooks.” (Amazon UK)
“His rock/indie sound is acoustic and edgy but still made for easy listening!” (Cosmopolitan)
“Upbeat & uplifting, strong vocals & timeless melodies” (The New Age)
“..This cat writes a fine tune. Listen to it when wearing velvet and drinking martinis!” (FHM)
“The rich resonance of his voice makes Michael Buble’s seem rather thin… Comparisons with the great Tony Bennett are inevitable, Ike Moriz performing swing is that good!” (FULL CIRCLE MAGAZINE)
“Ike Moriz is a true musician. Only a handful of artists can switch genres as effortlessly as Ike does… I am officially dubbing Ike’s voice ‘The Crown Jewel of South Africa’ ” (IAE Magazine, Atlanta, USA)

IKE MORIZ SWING BAND
Die berühmte IKE MORIZ SWING BAND kehrt von ihrer ausverkauften “Millennium Hits Tour 2018” in Deutschland zurück zum Oude Libertas Amphitheater mit einer neuen Best of CD (Hits von Ike Morizs 18 CDs). Ike hat passende Songs seiner Alben sowie populäre Klassiker der Swing- und Popgenres ausgewählt, um mit Hits wie Dean Martins “Sway”, John Lennon’s “Imagine”, Sinatra’s “New York New York” und Moriz’s “Love Swings” und “To Cape Town” einen unvergesslichen Abend unter den Sternen zu kreieren. Der international gefeierte Sänger und Schauspieler (18 Alben bei iTunes, Schauspielrollen in Filmen wie “In Sachen Liebe/Love Actually”, “Alfie”, etc.) tourte kürzlich durch 11 europäische Länder und begeistert weltweit seine Zuschauer mit melodischem Swing, Blues und Pop. Mit Wohnsitz in Kapstadt kommt Ike aus Deutschland und erhielt 2 Musikdiploma in Dresden, Rotterdam und Kapstadt. Zuletzt sang er im Amphitheater im März mit seiner verkauften ‘Swing Band Hits Show’. Ike ist ein charmanter und sensationeller Sänger sowie ein toller Crooner. Er ist dynamisch und engagiert in seinen Live-Auftritten und diese Aspekte werden zweifellos wieder zu einem schönen und unterhaltsamen Abend mit großem Entertainment beitragen. Die IKE MORIZ SWING BAND besteht aus einigen der erfolgreichsten Musikern Südafrika’s: Amanda Tiffin am Flügel, Alvin Dyers an der E-Gitarre, Valentino Europa am Kontrabass, Ivan Bell am Schlagzeug und Willie van Zyl am Saxophon und an der Klarinette.

Sieh dir hier Auszüge aus ihrer letzten Show an: https://youtu.be/DunQBzoujag oder sieh Ike mit dem Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra hier: https://youtu.be/i6kFPZIMzxkInterview im NDR (Deutsches Fernsehen): https://youtu.be/q16l_eqm9Jw

Mehr Infos auf www.ikemoriz.de

 


New Year’s Eve Oldies and Party

31/12/2018 - 01/01/2019
4:00 pm - 12:30 am

Price: R 350. Lawn opens at 16h00.

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A fitting end to a beautiful year with the Oude Libertas performers and friends, both local and international from all over the world.

On this special evening Oude Libertas embraces everyone present with its famous ambience that has made the theatre such a special attraction to visitors around the world.

It`s more than a tradition: it`s a highlight on the annual calendar and an experience not to be missed.Join the Oude Libertas New Year’s Band with super musicians, brilliant voices of singers, Sima Mashazi, Kyle Seconna, Zolani Shangazi , Juju Domingo and MC Jannie Moolman. The talented Melissa Van Der Spuy has chosen a rich repertoire of traditional party music and their renditions of Happy New Year, Old Lang Syne, I wanna Dance with Somebody, Those where the Days, my friend, You raise me up, O sole Mio, Mama Themba`s Wedding, Summertime, My Baby just cares for me and many many more. Everybody can join on the dance floor in the foyer and dance to musicsuch as Green Door, You`re simply the best, I wanna dance with somebody, Meadowlands, Boogie Woogie, MamboItaliano, Special Star, and many more. Fewthings compare to the joy of a leisurely picnic with family and friends in the lush Oude Libertas gardens. Come early, bring your favourite food. The bar will be open all night long!

Que será, será
Whatever will be, will be
The future’s not ours to see
Que será, será…

Ein spritziges Neujahrsfest! Ein abwechslungsreiches und beeindruckendes Programm. Freuen Sie sich auf ausgezeichnete Sänger, Band und einem Abend mit Tanz, „Dinner For One“ und noch viel mehr. Im Oude Libertas Amphitheater findet jeder Gast garantiert das Richtige. Der Tipp zu Sylvester: feiern Sie mit uns vom letzten Sonnenuntergang im alten Jahr bis zum ersten Sonnenaufgang des neuen Jahres! Zauberhaft!

NEW YEARS EVE PROGRAMME:

  • 16h00: Picnic area / Lawn open to the public
  • 20h15-21h15: Band and singers (first set)
  • 21h15- 22h15: Dance floor open to everyone – brilliant dance music and DJ
  • 22h15- 23h00: Band and singers (second set)
  • 23h00- 23h30: MOVIE: Dinner For One (7 year tradition at Oude Libertas)
  • 23h30-00h30: Band and singers last set & Count Down.

Bar is open to all patrons all night throughout the show.
Dance floor is open to all patrons throughout the show.
Dance floor with DJ Andre is open to all patrons throughout the night until morning.

 


SWING TIME at the Ballet

09/01/2019
8:15 pm - 10:00 pm

Price: R180, R220, R230

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January 2019 sees the return of Sean Bovim’s ballet performed to music of the swinging sixties. Last seen danced by the CAPE TOWN CITY BALLET in 2007, this ballet helps you relive the past as you listen to hit tunes such as It had to be You, Unforgettable, Fly me to the Moon, Mack the Knife, Fever and The Way You Look Tonight.

Subsequent to 2007, the ballet has been performed by Bovim Ballet, but it comes back to its original home, as this was the first ballet created by Sean Bovim for the CTCB fifteen years ago. Other ballets created for the CTCB byBovim include the celebrated Queen at the Ballet, Tango Nights and Let me Entertain You.

Set against the New York skyline, the audience will be transported by the dancers’ ability to re-imagine the music of a bygone era in pure dance.

Uiteindelik is Sean Bovim se ballet SWINGTIME weer terug by die Oude Libertas Amfi. Hierdie skitterproduksie word deur die Kaapstad Balletgeselskap met energie en romantiese vloeiende bewegings uitgevoer. Vlug terug na die verlede en geniet musiek soos

It had to be You,Unforgettable, Fly me to the Moon, Mack the Knife, Fever and The Way You Look Tonight.

SWINGTIME mit Musik wie It had to be You, Unforgettable, Fly me to the Moon, Mack the Knife, Fever und The Way You Look Tonight.
Sean Bovim ist zurück mit seinen hervorragenden Tänzern und nach wie vor auf höchstem Niveau. Verbringen Sieeinen Abend unter dem Nachthimmel in Stellenbosch, genießen Sie SWINGTIME, den guten Wein und die wunderbare Musik.d die wunderbare Musik.

 


SWING TIME at the Ballet

10/01/2019
8:15 pm - 10:00 pm

Price: R180, R220, R230

Book

January 2019 sees the return of Sean Bovim’s ballet performed to music of the swinging sixties. Last seen danced by the CAPE TOWN CITY BALLET in 2007, this ballet helps you relive the past as you listen to hit tunes such as It had to be You, Unforgettable, Fly me to the Moon, Mack the Knife, Fever and The Way You Look Tonight.

Subsequent to 2007, the ballet has been performed by Bovim Ballet, but it comes back to its original home, as this was the first ballet created by Sean Bovim for the CTCB fifteen years ago. Other ballets created for the CTCB byBovim include the celebrated Queen at the Ballet, Tango Nights and Let me Entertain You.

Set against the New York skyline, the audience will be transported by the dancers’ ability to re-imagine the music of a bygone era in pure dance.

Uiteindelik is Sean Bovim se ballet SWINGTIME weer terug by die Oude Libertas Amfi. Hierdie skitterproduksie word deur die Kaapstad Balletgeselskap met energie en romantiese vloeiende bewegings uitgevoer. Vlug terug na die verlede en geniet musiek soos

It had to be You,Unforgettable, Fly me to the Moon, Mack the Knife, Fever and The Way You Look Tonight.

SWINGTIME mit Musik wie It had to be You, Unforgettable, Fly me to the Moon, Mack the Knife, Fever und The Way You Look Tonight.
Sean Bovim ist zurück mit seinen hervorragenden Tänzern und nach wie vor auf höchstem Niveau. Verbringen Sieeinen Abend unter dem Nachthimmel in Stellenbosch, genießen Sie SWINGTIME, den guten Wein und die wunderbare Musik.d die wunderbare Musik.

 


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