On the boards
THE MOUSETRAP – Agatha Christie’s classic whodunit is on at Theatre on the Bay until January 12. Fantastic staging and superb cast. Shows are at 8.15pm but tonight, New Year’s Eve, it starts at 9.30. Book at 021 438 3300 or Computicket at 0861 915 8000. THE BAXTER – Tonight, audiences are invited to a New Year’s Eve party in the foyer after watching Stand and Deliver (Nik Rabinowitz), Some Like it Vrot and Vocal is Lekka. There will be live music. Food and drinks on sale in the restaurant. There will be a balloon drop and other fun. Show tickets at Computicket, 0861 915 8000. RICHARD’S BISTRO – Musical theatre legend and producer Richard Loring opens his new bistro venue today on Main Road, Sea Point, corner Glengariff Road, to an invited guest list. Tomorrow, New Year’s Day, it will be open to the general public from 9am for breakfast, lunch and early supper, with a complimentary Bloody Mary for each breakfast diner. Richard’s Supper Stage, which includes an entertainment area, is scheduled to open in February. Book at 021 434 6738.