The Baxter Theatre (+27 21 685 7888; is situated in Rondebosch and provides a forum for dance, music and live theatre. The Artscape theatre complex (+27 21 410 9838; in the City Centre, is an all-round arts venue. On Broadway (+27 21 424 1194;, in Shortmarket Street in the city centre, is a cameo theatre committed to Cape Town’s cabaret scene. Pieter Toerien’s Theatre on the Bay (021 438 3300; is located in Camps Bay. This theatre stages contemporary plays, farces, musical tributes and reviews. In the suburb of Wynberg, you’ll find Maynardville, the open air Shakespeare theatres.