18th (and last) Clanwilliam Arts Festival

Magnet Theatre in collaboration with the The Centre for Theatre, Dance and Performance Studies at UCT, Jazzart Dance Theatre presents the 18th and last Clanwilliam Arts Project. The workshops start on Monday 10th September and culminate in the Lantern Parade and performance on Sunday 16th September. Last chance to witness one of the best kept […]



Magnet Theatre, with the support of the Goethe-Institut in Johannesburg presents a programme of 6 brand new enchanting shows for children up to the age of seven. The shows have been created under the mentorship of Jennie Reznek from Magnet Theatre and Barbara Kolling from Helios Theatre in Germany with innovative designs by Asiphe Lili […]


IT IS OUT – order the Magnet Theatre book now!!

“Cape Town’s Magnet Theatre has been a force in South African theater for three decades, a crucial space for theater, education, performance, and community throughout a turbulent period in South African history. Offering a dialogue between internal and external perspectives, as well as perspectives from performers, artists, and scholars, this book analyzes Magnet’s many productions […]