No under 16s

Bloed of Strawberry Jam - A Play within a Play within a Musical (Nova Arts Festival for New & Young Theatre 2024)

Tue Jul 2, 19:30 - Thu Jul 4, 20:45

Die Centurion Teater


"Bloed of Strawberry Jam - A play within a play within a musical" takes audiences on a wild and whimsical journey through the world of theater, blending murder mystery, comedy, and musical theater into one unforgettable experience.

Set in the Centurion Theatre, this production unfolds as a murder occurs during a performance, thrusting the characters into a whirlwind of chaos and suspicion. Detective Precious Starling takes charge of the investigation, navigating through a cast of eccentric suspects, including the diva actress Fransheska, the manipulative director Florence, and the enigmatic stagehand Katinka.

As the investigation unfolds, secrets are revealed, alibis are questioned, and the line between reality and fiction blurs. With witty dialogue, clever plot twists, and memorable characters, "Bloed of Strawberry Jam" keeps audiences engaged and entertained from start to finish.

But this production isn't just a murder mystery—it's also a play within a play within a musical. As the characters grapple with the murder mystery on stage, behind the scenes, the actors themselves become embroiled in their own drama, blurring the boundaries between performance and reality.

With each layer of the story, "Bloed of Strawberry Jam" offers a unique and immersive theatrical experience. So, grab your tickets, take your seat in the audience, and get ready for a night of laughter, suspense, and toe-tapping tunes as the spotlight shines on the stage and everyone becomes a suspect in this theatrical extravaganza.

Starring Elsmarie Serfontein, Erica Weyer, Cara-May Drummond, Rachael-Ann van Wyk, Ora Mashigo

Musical Director Luigia Casaleggio

Directed by Tiaan Kirsten-Lubbe

Written and Devised by Luigia Casaleggio and the Cast

Produced by Scenario Productions

Age Restriction: No under 16s


Bloed of Strawberry Jam - A Play within a Play within a Musical (Nova Arts Festival for New & Young Theatre 2024)
Die Centurion Teater
123 Amkor Rd, Lyttelton Manor, Centurion, 0157
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