Who’s Upstairs: Brynn

Brynn will be performing at Alexander Upstairs on the 16th of January. Home town? Originally from Auckland, New Zealand Tell us a little more about your show? Every show with Brynn is a pretty beautiful experience for us. I suppose the music we play is very personal and emotional so when we perform live it’s…

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Who’s Upstairs: Andrea Fisher

Andrea will be performing in 0:9 at Alexander Upstairs on the 24th of January at 7PM. Home town? ​Cape Town​ Tell us a little more about your show? ​It is a collaborative between the Shh.Art Ensemble, Phax trio and friends. It features original compositions by young South African composers that basically, challenge the boundaries of…

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Who’s Upstairs: Emily Child

Emily Child stars in Mike Bartlett’s Contractions, on at The Alexander Upstairs from the 25th of January to the 13th of February at 7PM. Home town? Johannesburg ( But I have lived in Cape Town for 10 years so now I think it’s actually Cape Town.) Tell us a little more about your show? Contractions is…

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Who’s Upstairs: Jared Musiker

Jared Musiker created and starred in #Balletmustfall, which had a run at Alexander Upstairs from 7-9 January. Home town? Do I have to say this one out loud? Tshwane (AKA Pretoria) Tell us a little more about your show? #BalletMustFall was inspired by a not-quite-sober conversation at the Alexander Bar about being frustrated as a…

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Who’s Upstairs: Mawonga Gayiya

Mawonga Gayiya will be performing in Astonish, on at the Alexander Upstairs from the 11 – 23 January at 9PM Home town? I was born and raised in Cape Town, Khayelitsha. Tell us a little more about your show? Astonish is about a young black magician from Khayelitsha who fall in love with magic at…

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Who’s Upstairs: Craig Morris

Craig Morris stars in Boykie and Girlie, on at Alexander Upstairs from the 11th to the 16th of January. Home town? Jozi  A window into the relationship between Boykie & Girlie. Tell us a little bit about your show? A window into the relationship between Boykie & Girlie. He’s a writer who’s blocked. She’s a lawyer…

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