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Backstage at Tsotsi the Musical

Backstage at Tsotsi the Musical

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Join us at one of Cape Town's central theatres with CTO's production of Tsotsi the Musical, based on the novel by Athol Fugard (perhaps you saw the award-winning film of the same title?). We'll meet before the show and I can tell you about my life as a South African singer and theatre/opera performer. Then we'll…
3.5 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Drinks, Tickets
Hosted in

What's included

1 drink during interval and a backstage tour
1 premium ticket plus a program

Your host



We've learned singing from township choirs, high school competitions and University classes - and travelled to Spain, Australia, UK, Norway, France, Hong Kong, Dubai and more to bring the best South African voices around the world. SA music and its voices have unique power. Our stories are raw, passionate and strong - and to sing and act these out, like in Tsotsi, is a real privilege. We really enjoy talking to people about what it means to be an African opera singer (though Tsotsi is a kwaito musical - very different from Verdi and Wagner!), to show them the magic backstage.

About the organization

Cape Town Opera

Cape Town Opera is SA's largest performing arts company, producing operas and musicals featuring South African artists, stories and music. CTO trains young, aspiring opera singers and musical theatre artists and tours internationally with its African-themed productions such as Mandela Trilogy, African Angels and Porgy and Bess.

This is a social impact experience where 100% of what you pay for this experience goes to Cape Town Opera.

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Where you'll be

Artscape Theatre, Cape Town (corner Herzog Blvd and DF Malan Street). It's a 550-seat theatre in the heart of the Foreshore area, downtown Cape Town.

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.


This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.

More tips

Please let me know if you need wheelchair access and/or disability seating.
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Backstage at Tsotsi the Musical
1 review
$35 per person
1 review
$35 per person