■ A new theatre show called AMES will be staged at the Alexander Bar from Monday December 17 to Saturday December 22, at 7pm. The work by Andi Colombo, starring Kathleen Stephens, pictured, and Russell Crous, AMES examines relationships, humanity, and climate change, all the while asking: what happens when humans go too far? There will be additional shows at 9pm on Friday and Saturday December 21 and 22. Tickets cost from R100 to R120. Visit to book and for more information.