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Johannesburg Performing Arts

Market Theatre

  • Bree and Miriam Makeba Sts. Map It
  • Newtown
  • Theater

Updated 11/12/2014

Fodor's Review

The Newtown Cultural Precinct, an old area that started as a produce market, has undergone a successful rejuvenation. Now clean and brightly lit, it's home to the Market Theatre, which is famous for its contemporary South African and African productions in particular. It was also an important theater for anti-apartheid protest theater. The theater occasionally features traditional African music and jazz performances. The complex also has a good bar and restaurant and an art gallery.

Performing Art Information

Address:

Bree and Miriam Makeba Sts., Johannesburg, 2001, South Africa

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Phone:

011-832–1641

Updated 11/12/2014

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