Vista Nova High School pupils in Much Ado About Nothing in 2018. This year they will perform in The Robben Island Shakespeare and present their abridged 30-minute version of Macbeth at the Shakespeare Schools Festival at the Baxter on Saturday May 18. The 9th Shakespeare School Festival South Africa (SSF SA) will take place at the Artscape and Baxter theatres. Performances, open to the public, are from Tuesday April 16 to Thursday April 18 at Artscape and from Monday May 13 to Saturday May 18 at the Baxter. Performances at Artscape and the Baxter start at 7pm with booking through Computicket for the Artscape and Webtickets or 021 680 3989 for the Baxter.