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The Joburg Theatre

Loveday Street, Braamfontein, South Africa
+27 11 877 6800
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Vibrant, artistic energy spoken here

Previously know as the Johannesburg Civic Theater, this is a group of 4 theaters situated in... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Adventure Diva
Manchester, Connecticut
Top notch shows for the best of culture and entertainment in Joburg

Great place to see top notch shows, musicals, drama in Joburg. A variety of shows for every taste... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Johannesburg, South Africa
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“world class” (10 reviews)
Loveday Street, Braamfontein, South Africa
+27 11 877 6800
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Previously know as the Johannesburg Civic Theater, this is a group of 4 theaters situated in Braamfontein, Johannesburg. This theater stages both Broadway musicals and local productions. The main pedestrian entrance is at 163 Civic Boulevard, opposite the Metro Centre offices. I had the good...More

Thank Adventure Diva
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to see top notch shows, musicals, drama in Joburg. A variety of shows for every taste. I went there to see the French Play Tartuffe and King Kong an iconic South African musical and was amazed by the quality of the shows, settings,...More

Thank BeneRousseau
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Easy access and safe! Take in some theatre and book a live show once in a while. The facilities are good and so is the entertainment too.

Thank DesertSands_12
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We won tickets to see a show I would not have seen otherwise. But how pleased we were to have gone. The cast were professional and very enthusiastic in their delivery, the story so appropriate to our time. Well worth seeing. The theatre is still...More

Thank 194malcolmt
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This theatre is still well kept and showcases key theatre shows in South Africa. It has recently been renamed after Nelson Mandela and easily accessible from the Johannesburg Park Station. Just a few minutes walk from the station then you are there. The theatre restaurant...More

Thank Londeka N
Reviewed 6 September 2017

I have attended the annual pantomime during the Christmas holidays for the past 7 years and will be going again this year. The show is suitable for young children, pensioners and all in between. The shows are adapted to modern times and some of the...More

Thank Ken H
Reviewed 18 August 2017

The Joburg theatre has some excellent performances of world class level. The theatre is comfortable with easy access and convenient parking in the basement.

Thank Graham A
Reviewed 1 August 2017

We went to see La Boheme at the Joburg Theatre. WE first ate dinner in the theatre.The food was excellent. and generous portions and the service was quick and efficient. The seats in the theatre are very spacious and one has a good view of...More

Thank 332rozen
Reviewed 18 July 2017

S A is got the talent we want. take your family and friends to one of this bright site,actually you will have the expected fun.even tourists are welcomed.

Thank zanelem635
Reviewed 11 July 2017

A night out at the Joburg Theatre is always worth it. I went early, had a lite super and then sat back relaxed and watched the show. The shows are well presented making you forget what happened during the day and even whats going to...More

Thank cliftonm338
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