Fugard Theatre

Theatre in East City, District Six, Woodstock & Observatory

Image by Lucy Corne Lonely Planet

Named in honour of Athol Fugard, South Africa’s best-known living playwright, this very impressive arts centre was created from the former Congregational Church Hall. There are two stages, the largest theatre also doubling up as a ‘bioscope’ – a fancy word for a digital cinema where top international dance and opera performances are screened.

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