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Welcome to Maynardville

This spectacular green wooded park has earned the reputation for one of the best-loved outdoor theatre venues in the Cape Region. It offers its patrons both a beautiful park and lake for pre-show picnics and drinks, as well as a unique wooded 700-seater theatre setting.  Cape Town’s annual Shakespeare under the stars has delighted audiences for 62 years but 2018 will take the theatre tradition into a new era with an expanded classical experience called the Maynardville Open-Air Festival.  Showcasing a season of symphony, Shakespeare, ballet, comedy and more, the Festival weaves elements of Shakespeare into a selection of shows from 18 January – 3 March 2018.

Shows to watch out for

Classic Gospel: 25 Feb 2018

An explosion of Gospel Classics, from sacred to new and popular joyous tunes, sung by a choir of 20 voices with classically trained lead singers, and accompanied by a live band.


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Find Us

The theatre is situated in the middle of the Maynardville Park with access via the front gates on the corner of Church and Wolf street.  Parking is available by the Wynberg Public Library on Glaren road or along public roads around the venue.

27 Piers Rd, Wynberg, Cape Town, 7800

Box Office opens 1 hour before the performance
For more information or bookings contact Artscape Box Office on 021 421 7695