An innovative, heart-breaking and comedic musical sensation.
The plot revolves around Hedwig, a transgender singer from East Berlin. In order to marry his American boyfriend and escape the confines of an oppressive state, Hansel undergoes a sex change operation, becomes Hedwig, marries and flees. The operation is botched, the American leaves her, and she is broke. She subsequently develops a relationship with a younger man, Tommy, becoming his mentor and musical collaborator. Tommy steals her music and is rocketed to stardom, leaving Hedwig behind.
Starring Paul du Toit and Genna Gallowa, under direction of Elizma Badenhorst.
Venue: Main Theatre, Pieter Toerien Theatre, Montecasino Shopping Mall, Fourways
Time: Wed to Sat 8pm | Sat 4pm | Sun 3pm
Cost: R100 – R350