The 2015 Programme is Live!


The Book Lounge and the Fugard Theatre invite you to Open Book Cape Town
9 – 13 September 2015


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 part in the 100+ events on the programme.

To browse all events, please click here
Tickets will be on sale through Webtickets including day passes and festival passes.
As always, we have a range of free events on the programme. This year though, we are asking everyone to book for the free events through Webtickets.

See you in September and happy programme browsing and ticket purchasing until then!

And don’t forget the Open Book Raffle and Win a Trip to Open Book!

If you would like further details about the festival or events, please contact Frankie (
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Open Book is organised in partnership with The Fugard Theatre, The District 6 Museum, The Townhouse Hotel,  The Bookery, The Dutch Foundation for Literature, The French Institute, The Embassy of Sweden, The Confucius Institute,The Embassy of Denmark, The US Consulate, NORLA, PEN SA, UCT Creative Writing Department and Central Library and sponsored by Leopards Leap, Pan Macmillan, NB Publishers, Jonathan Ball, Penguin Random House, CCIBA, Ford and OSF