Meet the real Carrie Bradshaw: True Tales of Sex, Success and Sex in the City

Published Sep 13, 2023


Meet the real Carrie Bradshaw! Book signings, guest appearances and her acclaimed one woman show, True Tales of Sex, Success and Sex in the City in Cape Town brings iconic author and creator of Sex and the City, Candace Bushnell to South Africa.

The Cape Town shows are at Artscape Theatre Centre on Saturday, 30 September at 3pm and 8pm.

Tickets are on sale at and

In True Tales of Sex, Success and Sex in the City, the original Carrie Bradshaw takes us on a whirlwind tour of New York City, from Studio 54 to Sex and The City to Lipstick Jungle and beyond, sharing her remarkable philosophy through stories of fashion, literature, and sex while pouring Cosmos in Manolos.

From her arrival in New York City alone with $20 in her pocket, to working her way up the ladder, to secrets behind the creation of SEX AND THE CITY and finding herself single again in her 50’s ... the always provocative Candace Bushnell shares her fabulous philosophy through stories of fashion, literature, sex, and New York City.

Candace Bushnell is the critically acclaimed, international best-selling author of ten books, including Is There Still Sex in the City, Sex and the City, Summer and the City, The Carrie Diaries, One Fifth Avenue, Lipstick Jungle, Trading Up, Killing Monica and Four Blondes. With each book, she has deepened her range, but with a light touch that makes her complex literary accomplishments look easy. Several of Candace Bushnell's novels, such as "Lipstick Jungle" and "The Carrie Diaries," have graced the prestigious New York Times Bestseller list!

Book lovers are invited to attend Candace Bushnell book signings hosted by Exclusive Books on Wednesday, 27 September at 6pm at the V&A Waterfront store.

RSVP is essential for all events. Don’t miss this opportunity, confirm your place now by emailing [email protected].