Profile: Hiddingh Campus


Hiddingh CampusOrange Street, Cape Town

A leafy campus for the art and drama departments of the University of Cape Town, Hiddingh campus is also home to the interdisciplinary Gordon Institute for Performing and Creative Arts (GIPCA), the Michaelis School of Fine Art and the Michaelis Gallery, all of which host regular exhibitions, events, seminars and workshops.  It was also the base for the 2011 International Out the Box Festival of Puppetry and Visual Performance.

Facilities: There are two theatres on the campus – the Intimate Theatre and the Little Theatre – as well as the impressive panelled Hiddingh Hall and various other spaces for multi-purpose use.  There are bathrooms on site.

Parking: There is a private parking lot.

Tel: 021 480 7142

“The most extraordinary night of my life”.  To read more about GIPCA’s Beautiful Feast, click here


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