Mandela Bay Theatre Complex

Contact Details

Postal P.O. Box 1556 Gqeberha 6000
Physical Corner of John Kani Road and Winston Ntshona Street, Gqeberha, 6001
Tel 041 586 2256


The Mandela Bay Theatre Complex, MBTC, was declared as a Schedule 3A public entity on 26 May 2021, and gazetted on 04 June 2021. The call for the new Council was issued in October 2021. The entity became operational as a declared institution on 1 April 2022 with the new Council appointed on 02 June 2022.

The MBTC succeeds the previous Board of the Port Elizabeth Opera House NPC, which oversaw the longest running theatre in Africa since 1892.

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