The South African College of Music at UCT is to host Amigos para Siempre - a concert series of Latin-inspired music, at 8.15pm on Wednesdays 17, 24 and 31 October, 2012, at the SA College of Music at UCT, Woolsack Drive, Rondebosch, Cape Town.
16 Oct 2012 10:06
Some of SA's best wines can be tasted by Durbanites when The Wine Show expands to Durban between 23 and 25 November, 2012, at the Durban Exhibition Centre. More than 60 wineries will be exhibiting.
16 Oct 2012 09:55
A study arousing interest online found that checking Facebook or Twitter is more alluring than sex for most people immersed in Internet Age lifestyles.
15 Oct 2012 11:39
If you are a fan of Afrikaans films and looking for an inspirational story about a superstar singer who finds spiritual healing in the arms of a handsome young small-town pastor, then Stilte should be on your to-see list.
By Daniel Dercksen 12 Oct 2012 13:20
For the first time, the 4U Rage Festival will feature four top international DJs. In another announcement, the Durban leg of the Steve Aoki SA Tour, will take place on 7 December, 2012, at the Wavehouse, Umhlanga.
12 Oct 2012 11:30
Apartment 107, the first show by the Enerchi Emporium dance company, premiered at the National Arts Festival in Grahamstown earlier this year. Described as "a journey through the life of a home and the people that live there", it is now showing at the Kalk Bay Theatre in Cape Town for a limited run.
By Eugene Yiga 12 Oct 2012 10:32
The eighth annual Baxter Dance Festival at the Baxter Theatre ends on Saturday and there are two more programmes to see. This platform for established and emerging dancers and choreographers this year comprised 50 pieces of varying dance styles performed by about 300 dancers.
By Debbie Hathway 12 Oct 2012 09:28
According to Allafrica.com, the Gauteng provincial government has called on locals to get behind the 2013 African Cup of Nations (Afcon) tournament with 100 days to go before its South African kick-off.
12 Oct 2012 08:52
Just a hop, skip and jump away from Grahamstown towards Port Elizabeth is Pumba Private Game Reserve.
By Brian Berkman: contributing editor, travel 12 Oct 2012 04:47
"Music has been my outlet, my gift to all the lovers in this world," Michael Jackson once said. "Through it, my music, I know I will live forever." Well, based on Kenny Wizz's spectacular performance in HIStory II, the king of pop won't be going out of our lives any time soon.
By Eugene Yiga 11 Oct 2012 11:35
Just when you thought you'd seen the ultimate in live theatre, along comes the National Theatre in London's ingenious realisation of Mark Haddon's international best-selling novel, The Curious Incident of the Dog in Night-Time, adapted for the stage by Simon Stephens and directed by Marianne Elliott.
By Daniel Dercksen 11 Oct 2012 09:36
With 100 days to go before the start of 2013 Orange African Cup of Nations, the Gauteng provincial government has called on Gauteng residents to get behind the tournament.
11 Oct 2012 07:00
A-trak and Hudson Mohawke (HudMo) will be stimulating your senses at the next #5GumExperience at two new, secret locations on 26 October in Jozi, and 27 October 2012 in Cape Town.
10 Oct 2012 13:23
Fans who saw The Michael Jackson HIStory Show last year, and those who missed it, will be thrilled with the opening of the reinvention of the show at the Artscape Opera until 28 October before touring to The Sibiya Theatre, Durban in December 2012 and then to The Joburg Theatre in January 2013.
By Daniel Dercksen 10 Oct 2012 13:23
American rapper, actor and host of the MTV show Pimp my Ride, Alvin Nathaniel Joiner, better known by his stage nameXzibit, will be playing a one-off performance in Joburg during the first week of December, 2012. The venue is yet to be confirmed.
10 Oct 2012 11:59
The local leg of the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour 2012 will begin on Friday, 26 October, 2012, and brings to our shores films on mountain culture featuring mountain-based adventures, sportsmanship and scenery.
10 Oct 2012 10:35
The winners of the 2012 WOW Women's Car of the Year Awards have been announced with that Range Rover Evoque taking the Overall Women's Car of the Year award for 2012.
10 Oct 2012 06:17
From its alluring title to its mutation from popular radio serial in the 1970s to television series and now film (and also novel), Leon van Nierop's Wolwedans In Die Skemer is melodrama in action.
By Daniel Dercksen 9 Oct 2012 14:59
Goldilocks and the Three Bears will never be the same, ever again, particularly after her encounter with one frisky bear! Louis Viljoen's deliciously wicked and hilariously insane Champ will change your perceptions about the innocence of children, and the juvenile delinquency of adults.
By Daniel Dercksen 9 Oct 2012 10:35
There is a dramatic change in scenery the moment you cross the Kei River and the coffee is good at that garage stop at the border so give yourself a few minutes to enjoy it. There are also braai (BBQ) facilities in the vicinity and you can buy meat and wood at the garage convenience store.
By Brian Berkman: contributing editor, travel 9 Oct 2012 08:43
The team that features some of SA's funniest stand-up comedians is going for Gold at the 2012 Olympics of Funny with their "Rings of Fire" Tour, which will run in Joburg, Cape Town and Durban, beginning 11 October and ending on 11 November, 2012.
8 Oct 2012 16:10
Low cost airline Mango's entire fleet, comprising six new-generation Boeing 737-800 aircraft, is now online. The G-Connect In-Flight Wi-Fi service has exceeded all expectations with over 250 GB of data usage supported by an above global average take-up rate of 8% during the installation period.
8 Oct 2012 13:05
It's hard to find a good job these days. I guess that's why more and more people are taking whatever they can find. And while some of these temporary gigs might not be so bad, others are a living nightmare.
By Eugene Yiga 8 Oct 2012 11:52
The Deutsches Oktoberfest: Bavarian Beer Festival, a festival of music and beer, will be held at Hamiltons Rugby Club, 1 Stephen Way, Green Point, Cape Town on Saturday, 13 October, 2012. Live traditional German music will be combined with the special emphasis on craft beer brewers.
8 Oct 2012 09:55
Two years ago, when I first started writing for BizCommunity, I had the opportunity to see Siv Ngesi live; this was back when not many people knew who he was and I had no idea how to write a review. But now, two years later, he has his very own show playing for two weeks at the Baxter Theatre and I'm a little bit better at writing reviews. (Well I hope so.)
By Jordan Scott 8 Oct 2012 09:23
Musicians Karen Zoid (South African Music Award winner for Best Female Artist) and Zolani Mahola (lead singer of the Grammy-winning Freshlyground) are set to perform an unplugged session at the Fugard Theatre in Cape Town on 10 and 11 October.
By Eugene Yiga 5 Oct 2012 11:48
Early-bird tickets are on sale for Rock the River 2012 for R225 for a full weekend pass. The festival will showcase an impressive range of artists and entertainers to usher in the new year, and will take place between 28 December, 2012, and 1 January 2013.
5 Oct 2012 10:56
Kinky Robot have released their debut album "Naked", which features the hit single Hobie Beach and the brand new single Burn (You Could Be Mine). The album is on sale in all music stores now. The band are shortly to announce dates for an October tour.
5 Oct 2012 10:35
Laurie Levine has joined Bob Paterson's agency, BPA live, and will release her "Six Winters" album in the UK in November together with her first UK tour.
5 Oct 2012 10:23
The saying: "When America coughs, Britain catches a cold," can be extended to "and South Africa kaks it out". What's referred to as "influences" everywhere else, we often call "that place "they" stole it from." Seether and Nirvana. Fokkof and Alkaline Trio. The Plastics and The Strokes. Be a purist, call it postmodern trite, or blame it on Tweak for overdoing anything by Tom Delonge. It's the skeleton in the closet we drag on the wings of progress. And it's no different with Isochronous, who either love or detest a band called Mew.
By Johann M. Smith 5 Oct 2012 08:58
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