Who’s upstairs: André Ballot

André Ballot is the director and co-writer for Mother City Sketch, on at the Alexander Upstairs from the 29th to 31st of October Home town? Pretoria Tell us a little more about your show?  A glorious medley of silly (and sometimes profound) comedy sketches. And what’s next on the cards for you? To keep pushing the boundaries…

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Who’s Upstairs: Tamith Hattingh

Tamith Hattingh is one of the performers in Mother City Sketch, on at the Alexander Upstairs from the 29th to 31st of October Home town? Born and bred in Pretoria, Current home in Cape town Tell us a little more about your show?  When a bunch of writers,performers and creatives get together to have some…

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Who’s Upstairs: Nicky Schrire

Nicky Schrire is an award-winning vocalist and composer. She will be performing with Ariella Caira and Barry van Zyl at the Alexander Upstairs on the 15th of October. Home town? Born in London but grew up in Cape Town and proudly Capetonian. Tell us a little more about your show? I’ve been writing songs for the past…

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Who’s Upstairs: Francesco Nassimbeni

Francesco Nassimbeni is the Director of You Suck (and other inescapable truths), currently showing at the Alexander Upstairs until the 5th of September. Home town? Cape Town. Tell us a little more about your show? You know those you-tube videos showing someone going full WTF on the dance floor? This show is a little like that…

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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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Monday Meal Deal

Tonight’s Meal is manicotti. Which are crêpes filled with curried chicken or veg, topped with cheese sauce & baked , served with a side salad. R40…

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Straight Singles Night – Wed 16th of May 2012

Our next straight singles night is on Wed 16th of May from 7pm – 10pm. Singles Night at Alexander Bar works by providing a comfortable stylish setting and a few tricks to help make flirting fun. Each participating single wears a number. This number gets used to for sending & receiving anonymous telegrams: sent by…

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