Actor launches dream cabaret theatre in Mother City

Brendan van Rhyn, who many may know better as Cathy Specific, or even Dr Frankenfurter from the successful Rocky Horror Show run at the Fugard.

He is now the owner of South Africa’s premier cabaret theatre, Gate 69, a venue that fuses burlesque and the birdcage offering audiences a dinner theatre experience unlike any other.

He chats to CapeTalk's Africa Melane (standing in for Pippa Hudson) about his journey - from dreams of being a doctor, to flying with SAA, becoming SA’s most famous drag queen, and opening his dream theatre venue in Cape Town.

Listen to the interview below:


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