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Lovely surprise

This theatre reminds of days gone by from the moment you walk in. You can buy tickets online or... read more

Reviewed 16 November 2018
Roodepoort, South Africa
Lovely intimate theater venue

Its a small theater that puts on interesting and fun performances. Given all the restaurants... read more

Reviewed 21 April 2018
Johannesburg, South Africa
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Corner Sandton Drive and Rivonia Road | Nelson Mandela Square, Sandton 2196, South Africa
+27 11 883 8606
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Reviewed 16 November 2018

This theatre reminds of days gone by from the moment you walk in. You can buy tickets online or at the door when you arrive; find your way down the stairs to the waiting area for the theatre where you can buy drinks from the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ryamarim
Reviewed 21 April 2018

Its a small theater that puts on interesting and fun performances. Given all the restaurants around, its a great spot for a combination of dinner and a play. We have been to a couple of shows and have not been disappointed - fantastic food choices...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank RoddyPayne
Reviewed 25 February 2018

We happened upon this theater by accident while walking around Mandela Square. It is a lovely theater with comfortable seating and good sight lines. we were actually met by the founder who was able to give us both good advice as t what show to...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Kenneth K
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

The theatre is located on the Nelson Mandela square in sandton city. The interior decor is stunning from the entrance going down. The bathrooms are clean . There’s a bar inside. Drinks are allowed in the theatre during the show. Comfortable seating. Watched the Nik...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Saw the preview of House of Truth, a one man play about Can Themba. It was a wonderful introduction to this writer -- we went back the next day and bought the script and then researched more about him. The actor was terrific and the...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Dorothea30
Reviewed 8 October 2017

This is a fantastic, intimate little theatre situated in the corner of Nelson Mandela Square in Sandton. They frequently put new productions by South African talent on stage and there are lunch hour concerts (classical music) taking place at 13:00 every Friday (for only R50!)....More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank _EmmaAmber07_
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Fantastic venue always so welcoming. This is so typical of a South African theatre venue, moving with the times yet capturing the beauty and eloquence of our history. I really love this warm welcoming little theatre.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank 105dewyw
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Found this venue while staying at the Michelangelo Hotel , Nelson Mandela Square. Saw a one woman play. Nice small theatre. Great seating anywhere. Bar area with a few tables.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank millie4t
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Firstly, theatre is not for the bourgeois. It is not an indulgence in snobbery, in fact it is a delight for anyone's senses. The stage celebrates many South Africa talented artist, creators, writers and performers that hone their craft. I was mesmerised and enthralled by...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Angela H
Reviewed 4 March 2017

I love this play house. it's as Moulin Rouge as a trip to Paris and I always feel I should be dressed accordingly with a feather boa wrapped diva like around my throat. One wallows in decadent decor - red velvet, thick pile red carpets...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Response from Angela H | Reviewed this property |
The great thing about the A&G is its intimacy regardless of where you sit.