Frequently asked questions

For any further information not listed below please contact us on 021 461 4554 or email [email protected]

The Fugard Theatre fully powered by a generator so we are able to offer you a full service no matter the status of the power grid. 

Monday 09:00 – 20:00

Tuesday – Saturday 09:00 – 21:30

Sunday 13:00 – 16:30

Public Holidays 14:00 – 21:30

Please note: On non-performance days our box office closes at 5pm during the week and 1pm on a Saturday.

All bookings and ticket purchases can be made at or by calling our box office during business hours on 021 461 4554.

There is no need to print your tickets before arrival. Tickets can be collected from our box office on arrival for a show or you can present your e-tickets to gain entry.

We accept cash, EFT payments and all major credit cards.

There are pensioner, block booking, student and Friends of The Fugard discounts available for our shows. These discounts are only available by calling 021 461 4554. They are not available online.

If you are receiving our regular newsletters you are already a member on our database. You can sign up as a member via the following methods:

• Complete the signup form at the bottom of the home page of our website at

• Complete a sign up form in our foyer and hand this in to one of ushers or front of house staff.

• Supply your name and email address when calling The Fugard Theatre box office on 021 461 4554.

We are located on the Corner of Caledon and Lower Buitenkant Street, District 6, Cape Town.

There is a parking available for a small flat fee in the Harrington Square parking lot. Street parking is also available at the standard City of Cape Town rates.

The Fugard Theatre has wheelchair access as well as parking in the front of the building. Our main theatre space is wheelchair accessible, however due to architectural constraints our studio theatre is not currently wheelchair friendly. This is something we are working towards rectifiying. Should you require assistance with wheelchair access to the studio theatre, please notify our box office on 021 461 4554.

Email [email protected] up to 24 hours prior to your arrival.

Details needed are car model, colour, registration number and your name and contact details.

The Fugard Theatre offers freshly made pizzas before, during interval and after shows. Please note that takeaways are available too. For menu and catering options please contact [email protected]. All our pizzas are Halaal.

You don’t need to but to beat the queue you can pre-order your drinks and food online when you book your tickets.

There are plenty of places to eat in close proximity to The Fugard Theatre

The Fugard Theatre is a fully independent organisation which receives no grants or subsidies to keep our doors open. We rely on the success of our box office and kind donations, from you our wonderful patrons.

The Fugard Theatre is for hire – subject to availability and the nature of your event/ production. For enquiries please email [email protected]