07-11 September 2016

Open Book Festival

06-10 September2017

Open Book 2016 – Additional events and changes

The Book Lounge and the Fugard Theatre invite you to Open Book Festival
7 – 11 September 2016
 LOOK AT THE PROGRAMME HERE!

As always, the moment we send out the finalised programme to get printed, several changes happen!
Please note these are up on our website and we will be sending updates, but we aren’t able to make […]

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CHANGES TO THE PROGRAMME 2016

CHANGES TO THE PROGRAMME
WEDNESDAY THE 7TH SEPTEMBER

17.30 – 19.00: ON MY MIND: WHITENESS

NATHAN TAYLOR IS INCLUDED ON THIS PANEL

20.00 – 21.30: AFRIKAAPS AND HIP HOP

PROF ADAM HAUPT WILL BE CHAIRING THIS EVENT
THURSDAY THE 8TH SEPTEMBER

10.00 – 11.00: ADDITIONAL EVENT

PRAVIN GORDHAN SPEAKS: JUSTICE MALALA INTERVIEWS THE MINISTER OF FINANCE WITH PLENTY OF TIME FOR […]

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OBF2016!

The Book Lounge and the Fugard Theatre invite you to Open Book Festival

7 – 11 September 2016

HERE ARE SOME OF THE NAMES OF THOSE WHO WILL BE JOINING US!

Some of you may have noticed names popping up on our website over the past few days…you can expect many more in the coming weeks, but for […]

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World Book Day Celebrations

The Book Lounge and the Fugard Theatre invite you to Open Book Festival
 7 – 11 September 2016
With World Book Day around the corner, we’re delighted to have a week packed full of events running from 19 – 23 April.
We’ll be focusing on a full day programme on the 22nd of April at the newly opened […]

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We’ve Been Shortlisted!

We were thrilled to hear that we have been shortlisted for the London Book Fair Excellence Awards in the category of Literary Festivals! It is an honour we share with all the authors who have joined us and given so much during events over the years. And of course, the audiences who have been so […]

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Additional Event!

Please note that we have added an additional event to the Open Book programme on Thursday the 10th September 2015 from 14.00 – 15.00.
Onkgopotse JJ Tabane and Zwelinzima Vavi talk about labour in South Africa. Chaired by Ryland Fisher.

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1 Week and Counting!

The Book Lounge and the Fugard Theatre invite you to Open Book Cape Town

9 – 13 September 2015

ONE WEEK AND COUNTING!

This time next week, Open Book 2015 will have kicked off!
To celebrate, we are running a ticket special up to and including Friday the 4th of September. If you buy a ticket to any event […]

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Open Book Event Specials

The Book Lounge and the Fugard Theatre invite you to Open Book Cape Town

9 – 13 September 2015

DON’T MISS OUT ON THESE SPECIALS!

We’re delighted to be including the acclaimed PJ Powers at Open Book this year!
The Book Lounge is running a not-to-be-missed special offer on tickets to her show:
Ford Presents PJ Powers: Here I Am […]

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The 2015 Programme is Live!

The Book Lounge and the Fugard Theatre invite you to Open Book Cape Town

9 – 13 September 2015

OUR PROGRAMME IS LIVE!

There’s nothing like taking the programme live to bring home how close the festival is! In just over a month, authors from around the world and South Africa will be in Cape Town to take […]

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Open Book Raffle

The Book Lounge and the Fugard Theatre invite you to Open Book Cape Town

9 – 13 September 2015

In celebration of its fifth year the Open Book Festival, in partnership with the Fugard Theatre and Lauren Beukes, announces a raffle with an amazing basket of prizes!

Enter and stand a chance to win the following:

Cameo appearance in […]

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