The Market Theatre

Currently Open [Closes at 10:00 pm]
  • Address: 56 Margaret Mcingana St, Johannesburg 2048, South Africa
  • Timings: 08:00 am - 10:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +27-118321641
  • Ticket Price: 30 ZAR
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Bar, Food And Drinks, Restaurant, Theatre, Family And Kids, Book Shop

The Market Theatre - Review

The Market Theatre of Johannesburg symbolizes the great communal harmony and unity among the races during the difficult era of the apartheid. It has been awarded with the honour of the Jujamcyn Award of America owing to its immense and unparalled contribution to the creative arts, especially in the field of theatre. Over the decades of its service, the Market Theatre has been honoured with more than 20 international awards,and more than 300 national awards from the South African province. Among the sections it houses, the Main Theatre Hall, which accommodates almost 400 viewers and is the biggest among all of the Market Theatre Halls.

The special attraction of the Market Theatre is the Lagger Theatre which consists of a fortified structure of wagons conjoined to form a circular model. The Market Theatre additionally includes two large galleries of exhibitional art, a jazz bar, and book store, along with the famous restaurants named the Gramadoelas and the Market Bar and Bistro.

How To reach The Market Theatre by Public Transport

  • 56 Margaret Mcingana St

Restaurants Near The Market Theatre

  • Gramadoelas
  • Pub & Restaurant
  • Sophiatown Bar Lounge

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TripHobo Highlights for The Market Theatre

  • The Market Theatre Address: 56 Margaret Mcingana St, Johannesburg 2048, South Africa
  • The Market Theatre Contact Number: +27-118321641
  • The Market Theatre Timing: 08:00 am - 10:00 pm
  • The Market Theatre Price: 30 ZAR
  • Best time to visit The Market Theatre(preferred time): 08:00 am - 08:00 pm
  • Time required to visit The Market Theatre: 02:00 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting The Market Theatre

  • 90.68% of people who visit Johannesburg include The Market Theatre in their plan

  • 37.12% of people start their The Market Theatre visit around 3 PM - 4 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see The Market Theatre

Thursday, Friday and Saturday

92.37% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting The Market Theatre

People normally club together Apartheid Museum and Carlton Centre Observation Deck while planning their visit to The Market Theatre.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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The Market Theatre, Johannesburg Reviews

  • Always awesome. The place is now revamped. It's beautiful and welcoming. The staff is very friendly and helpful. Did not run around to get my tickets. I paid online which was more convenient. The show was great.

  • If you are new in the area and an introvert, you might lose your Lustre quickly, there was no one to orientate us on where to go, or where to wait while the theatre is being prepared, but overall, it's a comfortable space for a diverse gathering of all people of the world

  • World class theater; with restaurants to indulge yourself to pleasure. City centre of the friendly capital city. Where the art is crafted effortlessly.

  • You can just pitch and be sure you'll find something fun to experience. Vibey and loads of talented players.

  • The atmosphere is great. Nzuzo Makhathini's performance at a high level. I had a good time.

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