Performing Arts

Maynardville Open-Air Festival

The magic of theatre under the stars

Performing Arts


Jan 18 2024 - Feb 25 2024


7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

Open-Air Festival

Discover the magic of live performances, outdoor cultural events, and our rich artistic heritage.

As the leading open-air theatre in Cape Town, we invite you to experience extraordinary live performances that transcend boundaries and leave lasting impressions. Maynardville’s unique  700-seater wooded theatre offers a serene setting where you can bask in natural beauty while indulging in pre-show culinary delights.

The season opens with Rachmaninoff Rendezvous, featuring pianists Mike Wang and Elna van der Merwe, closing with a group choral performance Friends in Harmony, featuring Tygerberg Children’s Choir, South African Youth Choir, and Vivox Voices.

Romeo & Juliet is the timeless classic chosen for this year’s festival, directed by the award-winning Geoffrey Hyland. The play is accompanied by concerts from the Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra, Cape Town Opera and A Night at the Musicals, featuring beloved songs from iconic musicals.

  • Events Date: 18 January – 25 February 2024
  • Event Time: 19:30
  • Venue: Maynardville Theatre, Maynardville Park
  • Entry Cost: R161 – R320
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  • Event Host / Organiser: Maynardville NPC/ VR Theatrical
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