The Theatre on the Bay, situated in Camps Bay, is a beloved cultural gem and a beacon of the performing arts in South Africa.
Local theatre impresario Pieter Toerien established this intimate stage as a home to world-class entertainment for drama, comedy, dance, musicals, and cabarets. The venue is a regular host to some of South Africa's top performers, as well as productions visiting from overseas. It is the sister establishment to the Pieter Toerien Theatre & Studio in Montecasino in Johannesburg.
The theater's architecture and location, overlooking the picturesque Camps Bay, provide a charming backdrop for an evening of entertainment. With a seating capacity of 264, it offers an intimate and immersive experience for theatergoers, creating a strong connection between the audience and the performers.
The venue has a rich history of hosting a diverse range of performances, including theatre, drama, musicals, stand-up comedy, and more.
The legendary David Kramer who is known for his contributions to South African theater and music, has had his works presented at the theater. David is renowned for his influence on theatre as a singer, songwriter, and playwright.
Rob van Vuuren, a prominent South African comedian and actor, known for his versatile and energetic performances, has also taken the stage at the Theatre on the Bay.