Tag Archives: Alexander Upstairs

11×11: Three Complaining

March was a bit of a win and bit of a loss, but overall I’m leaning to calling it a success. The month started off a bit crazy at Alexander Upstairs and got progressively more crazy as it went on. … Continue reading

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Audition Notice

Hello Cape Town, In the wake of the vicious racially motivated attacks that have shaken and shamed Cape Town my mind has been in turmoil. How do I respond to this, as a white South African male, as a writer, … Continue reading

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In which some folk had a sneak peek at my new play and I write a press release about it.

On Monday night a full house at Alexander Upstairs got to see a preview of my new play, Get Kraken, as part of Play Things, a monthly platform for artists to showcase new writing, experiments and short performances. Play Things … Continue reading

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Upstairs Up and Running

So now for the second time in my life I’m running a theatre. It sometimes feels like I’m splashing around in the ocean shouting at people on the beach to stay out because it’s really too cold and not fun … Continue reading

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What’s Upstairs?

I’m really excited. And nervous as the gingerbread man at a weight-watchers meeting. Smack bang in town, where the cafés and clubs of Long Street meet the soaring office blocks, is Alexander Bar. It’s a two story building in that … Continue reading

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