Market Theatre

The Market Theatre, based in the downtown bohemian suburb of in , , was opened in 1976, operating as an independently, anti-racist theatre during the country's apartheid regime.

Notable Places in the Area

Museum Africa or is an historical museum in , South Africa. is situated 120 metres southwest of Market Theatre. Photo: Thomas.macmillan, CC BY 3.0.

The in in is a public space named after Mary "Pickhandle" Fitzgerald, who is considered to have been the first female trade unionist in the country. is situated 140 metres southwest of Market Theatre.

Work of art
is situated 310 metres south of Market Theatre. Photo: Axel Bührmann, CC BY-SA 2.0.

The is an art gallery in Joubert Park in the city centre of , South Africa. is situated 1½ km east of Market Theatre. Photo: Janek Szymanowski, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a suburb of , . It is located in Region F of the , and has the coordinates of 26.204°S and 28.034°E. Photo: Tyler Yeo, CC BY 2.0.

is a central suburb of , in , seat of the Constitutional Court of South Africa and some of South Africa's major corporations such as Liberty Holdings Limited, JD Group, Sappi, Bidvest Bank and Hollard. Photo: NJR ZA, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a suburb of , .

Market Theatre

-26.2014° or 26° 12' 4.9" south
28.0322° or 28° 1' 56.1" east
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Markteater
  • Chinese: 市場劇院
  • Dutch: Market Theatre
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: مسرح السوق
  • French: Market Theatre
  • German: Market Theatre
  • The Market Square

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