The Market Theatre, Johannesburg

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About The Market Theatre, Johannesburg

The Market Theatre, Johannesburg - Address, Phone Number, Ticket Price

Address: 56 Margaret Mcingana St, Johannesburg 2048, South Africa

Phone: +27-118321641

Ticket Price: 30 ZAR

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Time Required: 02:00 Hrs

Timings: 08:00 am - 10:00 pm Details

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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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  • Great environment.... Superb For arts and culture lovers. Great places for eating,with nice views and it's extra relaxing and fun and night. Good for tourists

  • I appreciate South African talent and at the theatre its raw, its real and authentic. #TheSuitcase

  • Amazing shows all the time. Just watched Tamasha in hope Street. Very interesting!

  • Stunning and historic.. The building was never meant to be or designed as a theater but they pull it off. Great local productions on show here!

  • Old market halls beautifully transformed into an excellent theatre complex.

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