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Take the bus from the bar to “Bench” and back

This Wednesday the 19th of September we’re running a shuttle from the bar to the Kalk Bay Theatre and back to see Brent Palmer’s play BENCH starring himself and Adrian Collins as two small time crooks, directed by Michael Kirch. Reliable sources say the show is kak funny. Tickets including transport between Alexander  Bar and…

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Booking open for Upstairs Shows

It’s just over a month to go til the launch of our upstairs performance space. Take a look at the Upstairs Shows page and book some tickets to come and watch…

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Knitting with Glühwein

Tomorrow night (Tues 21st Aug) from 7pm until at least 9pm we welcome avid, casual and completely inexperienced knitters to knit blankets for orphans. If possible do please bring along some wool as Nicola Jackson (from Me-A-Mama)’s wool stocks are getting low. She’ll also be bringing along some completed segments so that total non-knitters can…

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Win a free American Whiskey tasting for three

Diane Kisela won this free tasting – watch this space for more giveaways and special offers. Win free whiskey tasting for yourself and two friends including snacks tomorrow night. Taste the range of Jack Daniels and discover the robust flavours and colourful history of American Whiskey. The tasting will last about an hour after which…

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Style Shoot Night • 8th August

** UPDATE ** The pics from this fabulous evening are on Facebook here When: Wednesday 8th of August* at 8:30pm Yo Girls & Boys – need a nice new professional portrait of yourself? We’re hiring a professional make-up artist and a professional photographer to take pictures of you free of charge. A fun evening of…

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Just Business show in support of Theatre Benevolent Fund

The performance of Just Business – winner of a Standard Bank Encore Ovation Award at the recent National Arts Festival – at 20:15 on Thursday 19 July at Artscape’s Arena Theatre, will be in aid of the Theatre Benevolent Fund which aims to assist needy professionals in the industry with medical and other expenses. Entrance…

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Office to let above Alexander Bar

Office To Let: 78 Strand Street (1 large room, 1 small room) Rentable Area = 85m² Usable Area = 69m² 1st Floor (no lift) Old heritage building, wooden floors. Sash windows facing Strand Street. Available Immediately R9000+VAT and 8% escalation per annum Shared kitchenette and toilets Space shared with http://qdistribution.co.za and http://nitric.co.za and http://alexanderbar.co.za Rate…

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Short Story Day Africa

Where: Alexander Bar & Café, 76 Strand Street, Cape Town When: 6pm – 8pm, 20 June 2012 What: An evening of  readings, socialising and swapping stories at Alexander Bar & Café, host of the Cape Town’s Literary Salon. Colleen Higgs, Byron Loker, Rachel Zadok, Lisa Lazarus, Sarah Lotz and Maya Fowler will read short, witty,…

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