The Market Theatre

Theatres In Johannesburg

Joburg is full of theatrical shows and experiences that’s sure to delight your soul. Visit one of the... Read More

The Market Theatre Launches Online Storytelling Festiva...

Theatres may soon be opening across Johannesburg as we enter advanced level 3 lockdown. But in the meantime, tune into... Read More

Cut: A Collaborative Dance Short Film By Vincent Mantso...

The French Institute of South Africa (IFAS), in association with The Market Theatre, proudly announces the launch of... Read More

Virtual Career Expo

Explore the exciting and empowering world of careers at the Virtual Career Expo this... Read More

#Theatre Will Rise Again - Monologues and Artist Semina...

Have you been missing your dose of witty, intriguing and true to life South African theatre while under lockdown? The... Read More

How To Support The Arts From The Safety Of Your Couch

Due to the outbreak of COVID-19, theatre shows, music concerts, live performances and exhibitions have been put on... Read More

The Little Prince

The Little Prince, directed by Mwenya Kabwe and Clara Vaughan, is a magical African-inspired adaptation of Antoine de... Read More

DOP: The Mesmerizing Tale Of An Ordinary Man

Visit The Market Theatre this January for a riveting theatre experience in... Read More

Paradise Blue at The Market Theatre

Celebrate Black History Month at the Market Theatre with a live performance of Paradise... Read More

Theatre Review: The Lion And The Lamb

John Kani reprises his role as storyteller in ‘The Lion and The Lamb’, currently on stage at the Market... Read More

John Kani: The Lion and the Lamb at the Market Theatre

‘The Lion and the Lamb’ is based on one of the greatest stories ever told.  Last produced by the Market... Read More

Celebrate 30 Years Of Theatre Excellence At The Market ...

The Market Laboratory celebrates 30 years of world-class theatre training this October. Join them for a two-week... Read More

Van Wyk the Storyteller of Riverlea

Celebrate the life and literary contributions of author Chris Van Wyk at the Market Theatre this... Read More

Disassembling Mutle Mothibe

Do you enjoy spoken word poetry? Join Mutle Mothibe at the Market Theatre for an intimate spoken word performance... Read More

Q & A with Sam Nhlengethwa on 'Joburg Selected'

One of South Africa’s foremost artists, Sam Nhlengethwa, presents his new body of work, ‘Joburg... Read More

I write what I dream by Fana 'Ntsika' Mayiza

Fans of The Soil will not want to miss out on this one. Join Ntiska as he performs his one man musical “I Write... Read More

Venus VS Modernity Speak Volumes At The Market Theatre

Go back in time to see the reality of the historical icon Saartjie Baartman in Venus VS Modernity at he Market Theatre.... Read More

Derrière la Porte / Behind the Door

French circus duo Marion Achard and Farid Abed perform Derrière la Porte / Behind the Door – a silent show,... Read More

Teatro Patologico presents Medea at the Market Theatre

In September 2019, the Market Theatre presents a unique interpretation of the great classical tragedy Medea by Italian... Read More

Venus vs Modernity

Venus vs Modernity – a didactic ensemble of the summarized life events of Saartjie Baartman performed by Lebo... Read More