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Velvet Room

A Night at the Musicals

 

With: Lynelle Kenned (soprano), Niël Rademan (baritone) and Lucas Heinen (piano)
Language: Afr, Eng
Venue: Velvet Room
Date and time: 29 April 18:30
Duration: 70 min
Price: R120

With excellent musicians switching between classical and lighter styles, this production will spirit you away to the wonderful world of the musical. Surrender yourself to a sphere of passion, loss, gaiety and love. And don’t forget: Love changes everything!

A Night at the Musicals

With: Lynelle Kenned (soprano), Niël Rademan (baritone) and Lucas Heinen (piano)
Language: Afr, Eng
Venue: Velvet Room
Date and time: 29 April 18:30
Duration: 70 min
Price: R120

With excellent musicians switching between classical and lighter styles, this production will spirit you away to the wonderful world of the musical. Surrender yourself to a sphere of passion, loss, gaiety and love. And don’t forget: Love changes everything!

Shirley Bassey – Diamonds are Forever

 

With: Anna Davel and Jaconell Mouton (piano)
Music Producer: Jaconell Mouton
Director and Producer: Anna Davel
Language: Afr, Eng
Venue: Velvet Room
Date and time: 27 April 17:30
Duration: 75 min
Price: R120

’Celebrating the incredible talent of Shirley Bassey! SAMA winner Anna Davel performs the greatest hits from the multitalented, soulful Bassey’s repertoire, as well as some of Davel’s own favourites. With Ghoema-winner Jaconell Mouton on the piano, legendary hits get a fresh new flavour. Get ready to enjoy all-time favourites like ‘Big Spender’, ‘I am what I am’ and many more.

Shirley Bassey – Diamonds are Forever

With: Anna Davel and Jaconell Mouton (piano)
Music Producer: Jaconell Mouton
Director and Producer: Anna Davel
Language: Afr, Eng
Venue: Velvet Room
Date and time: 27 April 17:30
Duration: 75 min
Price: R120

’Celebrating the incredible talent of Shirley Bassey! SAMA winner Anna Davel performs the greatest hits from the multitalented, soulful Bassey’s repertoire, as well as some of Davel’s own favourites. With Ghoema-winner Jaconell Mouton on the piano, legendary hits get a fresh new flavour. Get ready to enjoy all-time favourites like ‘Big Spender’, ‘I am what I am’ and many more.

Buenos Afrika

With: Silvia Otero (vocal), Leon Oosthuizen (accordeon, vocal), Alberto Otero (guitar), Natasha Otero (cello), Skhumbuzo Mhlauli (drums and percussion), Valeria Otero (dance) and Ayal Belling (dance)
Director and Music Producer: Leon Oosthuizen and Alberto Otero
Language: Afr, Eng, Spanish
Venue: Velvet Room
Date and time: 3 May 11:00
Duration: 60 min
Price: R120

Buenos Afrika (‘Good Africa’) explores the origins of the tango in the 1880’s. When cultures from the Americas, Europe and Africa melted together on the borders of Argentina and Uruguay, a new musical genre emerged in song, dance and rhythm. The production’s Latin heartbeat will carry you away on wings of nostalgia and passion.

Buenos Afrika

With: Silvia Otero (vocal), Leon Oosthuizen (accordeon, vocal), Alberto Otero (guitar), Natasha Otero (cello), Skhumbuzo Mhlauli (drums and percussion), Valeria Otero (dance) and Ayal Belling (dance)
Director and Music Producer: Leon Oosthuizen and Alberto Otero
Language: Afr, Eng, Spanish
Venue: Velvet Room
Date and time: 3 May 11:00
Duration: 60 min
Price: R120

Buenos Afrika (‘Good Africa’) explores the origins of the tango in the 1880’s. When cultures from the Americas, Europe and Africa melted together on the borders of Argentina and Uruguay, a new musical genre emerged in song, dance and rhythm. The production’s Latin heartbeat will carry you away on wings of nostalgia and passion.

Corneil Muller

 

With: Corneil Muller and Lucas Heinen (piano and accordeon)
Language: Afr, Eng
Venue: Velvet Room
Date and time: 1 May 17:00
Duration: 60 min
Price: R120

Corneil Muller’s musical tour de force combines voice and instrument as never before. With Lucas Heinen on the piano and Muller on cello, enchantment is guaranteed. Muller excelled in The Voice South Africa and has shared the stage with some of the biggest names in the business.

Corneil Muller

With: Corneil Muller and Lucas Heinen (piano and accordeon)
Language: Afr, Eng
Venue: Velvet Room
Date and time: 1 May 17:00
Duration: 60 min
Price: R120

Corneil Muller’s musical tour de force combines voice and instrument as never before. With Lucas Heinen on the piano and Muller on cello, enchantment is guaranteed. Muller excelled in The Voice South Africa and has shared the stage with some of the biggest names in the business.

Così fan Tutte Alla Breve

Script: Mozart and JM van Staden-Slabbert
Director: JM van Staden-Slabbert
Music Producer: Lisa Engelbrecht
Language: Eng, Italian
Venue: Velvet Room
Date and time: 28 April 19:00
Duration: 90 min
Price: R120

Così fan Tutte is set in a ladies’ bar on the West Coast. The emotional commitment of four lovers (Fiordiligi and Guglielmo, Dorabella and Ferrando) is challenged by the barman, Don Alfonso – himself rather incredulous towards women and love. While the audience nurse their sundowners, they become adjudicators of the couples’ quandary. A captivating tale that questions the nature of true love.

Così fan Tutte Alla Breve

Script: Mozart and JM van Staden-Slabbert
Director: JM van Staden-Slabbert
Music Producer: Lisa Engelbrecht
Language: Eng, Italian
Venue: Velvet Room
Date and time: 28 April 19:00
Duration: 90 min
Price: R120

Così fan Tutte is set in a ladies’ bar on the West Coast. The emotional commitment of four lovers (Fiordiligi and Guglielmo, Dorabella and Ferrando) is challenged by the barman, Don Alfonso – himself rather incredulous towards women and love. While the audience nurse their sundowners, they become adjudicators of the couples’ quandary. A captivating tale that questions the nature of true love.

Kroeskop

 

With: Braeden Buys and Jumaine M Hansen
Script: Braeden Buys and Jumaine M Hansen
Director: Yolande Rabe
Producer: The Stage Performing Arts Studio
Stage Manager: Matthew van Niekerk
Language: Afr
Venue: Velvet Room
Date and time: 1 May 13:00
Duration: 60 min
Price: R120

Twin brothers Marlon en Nolan Kroeskop are faced with a challenge after their dad’s passing: Who will take over Kroeskop Fisheries, the family business? Marlon, with his knowledge of the fish industry? Or Nolan, an ichthyology expert? Everybody in Kraaifontein is abuzz with the question – from receptionist Shameega to shampoo girl Soovuila! This production will have you in stitches.

Kroeskop

With: Braeden Buys and Jumaine M Hansen
Script: Braeden Buys and Jumaine M Hansen
Director: Yolande Rabe
Producer: The Stage Performing Arts Studio
Stage Manager: Matthew van Niekerk
Language: Afr
Venue: Velvet Room
Date and time: 1 May 13:00
Duration: 60 min
Price: R120

Twin brothers Marlon en Nolan Kroeskop are faced with a challenge after their dad’s passing: Who will take over Kroeskop Fisheries, the family business? Marlon, with his knowledge of the fish industry? Or Nolan, an ichthyology expert? Everybody in Kraaifontein is abuzz with the question – from receptionist Shameega to shampoo girl Soovuila! This production will have you in stitches.

Swan Song

 

With: Buhle Ngaba
Script: Buhle Ngaba
Director and Music Producer: Ilana Cilliers
Producer: Maru Factory (Pty) Ltd
Choreographer: Shaun Oelf
Set Design: Ilana Cilliers, Amy Rusch (art: spine and wings)
Language: Afr, Eng, Northern Sotho, Tswana
No u/13 L
Venue: Velvet Room
Date and time: 27 April 14:30
Duration: 45 min
Price: R120

Ancient superstition has it that, before swans die, they start singing. This multidisciplinary production follows the journey of a young girl with a winged scapula. She struggles to fit in while dealing with loss, identity and the quest for love. Buhle Ngaba created this production, which won two Kannas at the KKNK, during her tenure at the Royal Shakespeare Company.

Swan Song

With: Buhle Ngaba
Script: Buhle Ngaba
Director and Music Producer: Ilana Cilliers
Producer: Maru Factory (Pty) Ltd
Choreographer: Shaun Oelf
Set Design: Ilana Cilliers, Amy Rusch (art: spine and wings)
Language: Afr, Eng, Northern Sotho, Tswana
No u/13 L
Venue: Velvet Room
Date and time: 27 April 14:30
Duration: 45 min
Price: R120

Ancient superstition has it that, before swans die, they start singing. This multidisciplinary production follows the journey of a young girl with a winged scapula. She struggles to fit in while dealing with loss, identity and the quest for love. Buhle Ngaba created this production, which won two Kannas at the KKNK, during her tenure at the Royal Shakespeare Company.

The Unity Band

 

A collaboration with Cape Town Music Academy
With: Lumanyano ‘Unity’ Mzi, Stephen de Souza, Lonwabo Mafani, Dylan Fine, Lilavan Gangen, Thandeka Dladla, Ofentse Moshwetsi, Marco Maritz
Language: Eng, Afr
Venue: Velvet Room
Date and time: 30 April 18:30
Duration: 60 min
Price: R120

Another special Jazz Day celebration! South African townships gave birth to our own distinct jazz sounds. Since the release of their debut album Fabric, The Unity Band has built up an outstanding reputation. They bring a contemporary South African vibe to the Suidoosterfees, reflecting influences of jazz, hip-hop, salsa and funk. This highly sought-after group is already making an indelible impression on the local music scene.

The Unity Band

A collaboration with Cape Town Music Academy
With: Lumanyano ‘Unity’ Mzi, Stephen de Souza, Lonwabo Mafani, Dylan Fine, Lilavan Gangen, Thandeka Dladla, Ofentse Moshwetsi, Marco Maritz
Language: Eng, Afr
Venue: Velvet Room
Date and time: 30 April 18:30
Duration: 60 min
Price: R120

Another special Jazz Day celebration! South African townships gave birth to our own distinct jazz sounds. Since the release of their debut album Fabric, The Unity Band has built up an outstanding reputation. They bring a contemporary South African vibe to the Suidoosterfees, reflecting influences of jazz, hip-hop, salsa and funk. This highly sought-after group is already making an indelible impression on the local music scene.