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Win 2 tickets to see South Pacific at the ArtsCape

Stand a chance to win 2 tickets to see South Pacific at the ArtsCape Opera House on 23 July 2019 by entering the competition our South Pacific Cape Town Facebook page.

Simply like our page and caption the relevant photo to enter.

Competition Rules

  • The competition is being run by G&S, a Cape Town based community theatre organisation.
  • You must be aged 18 or older to enter the competition. The competition is only open to residents of South Africa. Members of the South Pacific production are not eligible to win the competition. Void where prohibited.
  • Only comments made on the competition post on the South Pacific Cape Town Facebook page (@SouthPacificCT) will be considered. Entrants must like the South Pacific Cape Town Facebook page to be eligible to win.
  • The competition is open from 2 to 9 July 2019.
  • The winning comment(s) will be chosen by the South Pacific Marketing Team. The winner(s) will be notified via Facebook Messenger by Friday, 12 July 2019. If the winner(s) cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim the prize within 5 days from the time award notification was sent, the prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner selected.
  • The winner(s) will receive 2 tickets to see South Pacific at the ArtsCape Opera House on Tuesday, 23 July 2019. The show starts at 19:30.
  • Tickets are subject to terms of use which can be found here: https://online.computicket.com/web/event/south_pacific/1284010542/0/93546321
  • The prize does not include transport to ArtsCape or Cape Town, or any other cost the winner(s) may incur to redeem the prize.
  • The prize may not be exchanged for cash.
  • Judges decision is final.
  • NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.
  • This competition is in no way endorsed, sponsored or administered by, or associated with, Facebook or ArtsCape Theatre or Computicket. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the competition will be directed to G&S, not Facebook or ArtsCape Theatre or Computicket.

Gaslight Newsletter – February 2019

Dear Members

It has indeed been a week of awards! During the early hours of Monday morning (South African time) the world once again waited in anticipation to see the outcome of the Annuals Academy Awards, better known as the Oscars. There were the usual shocks and surprises and for the next couple of months the discussions, laughs and gossiping will no doubt continue. Was it really better without an official host? (Not sure.) Was Green Book a worthy winner? (I thought so.) What about Olivia Colman blowing a raspberry in the middle of her acceptance speech? (Delightful.) And then the big one – are they or aren’t they – Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga, that is. (Verdict on that one still out!)

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South Pacific Cast Announcement

After many hours and seeing a lot of incredible talent,we can finally reveal the cast list for South Pacific. Thank you to everyone who has taken the time and effort to audition, and also to our audition panel for managing the difficult task of casting the show. Continue reading

Praise for Ruddigore

The G&S production of Ruddigore has received praise from audiences and critics alike.

“There are uncommonly pretty costumes and decor. This time the highlight is the paintings of the ancestors that suddenly come to life,” writes Mariana Malan in Die Burger. Continue reading

South Pacific comes to Cape Town in 2019

It is with great pleasure that I am able to announce that the Board has given approval for the major Cape Town G&S production for 2019 which will be the perennial favorite, Rodgers and Hammerstein’s “South Pacific”.  This enchanting musical has not graced the boards in Cape Town theatres for many years and is sure to be a runaway success.  The run is planned for the ArtsCape Opera House for July/August 2019.  Exact dates, director, musical director and audition requirements will follow in due course. Continue reading