The Baxter Theatre’s Zabalaza Season of the Best, Masambeni! showcases four winning productions in the Golden Arrow Studio.
Selected from the main festival held in March this year, for their powerful themes, writing, performances, directing and overall presentation, they are Heads or Tail(s), Thank you for your Service, Blood on the Road and Ganga Nyoko! Inzima Nyoko!
Performed in isiXhosa, Afrikaans, English and a combination of the languages, vital themes tackled include identity, self-expression, memory, childhood trauma, forgotten war veterans and gender.
The term “zabalaza” means “struggle” in isiZulu and isiXhosa.
Performances are limited to a capacity of 50 audience members as regulated by lockdown Level 3 restrictions with all COVID-19 protocols in place and to be observed.
Audience members are advised to arrive at least 40 minutes before the start of the performance to avoid delays.
Venue: Golden Arrow Studio, The Baxter, Main Rd, Rondebosch, Cape Town
Time: 10am | 11.30am | 6.30pm | Sat 2pm
Cost: R45 for single shows | R85 for double bill