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.
Sport24 reports that the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) took out newspaper advertisements inviting bids to set up a new team to play in the glitzy Indian Premier League (IPL) Twenty20 tournament.
The Jameson First Shot short film competition, which gives talented up-and-coming filmmakers from South Africa, Russia and the USA, the chance to work with Kevin Spacey as creative director, will also this year give winners the chance to work with Hollywood legend Willem Dafoe.
According to Allafrica.com, the Umkhanyakude district in KwaZulu Natal successfully hosted a Women's Football development conference in which stakeholders looked for ways to benefit the development of girls' and women's football in the district.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The senior England Rugby League team is currently visiting South Africa for a high altitude training camp in preparation for the Autumn International Series against France and Wales later this month and next year's Rugby League World Cup 2013 crusade.
The Durban Film Mart 2013, which will take place alongside the Durban International Film Festival in July, 2013, is calling for submissions of both feature-length fiction and documentary projects (including animation). Submissions are now open and will close on 15 February 2013.
Animation South Africa and The French Institute of South Africa have announced the launch of Kunjanimation 2012, the only national event exclusively dedicated to animation. This event is organised as part of the France-South Africa Season 2012 & 2013 with the support of Wesgro and the National Film and Video Foundation.
To celebrate Standard Bank's 150th anniversary an art exhibition, 'The Art of Banking: celebrating through collections' will be held at the Standard Bank Gallery in Johannesburg from 16 October to 1 December 2012.
"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.
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.
The adjudication panel of the annual South African Sports Awards has confirmed the nominees in each of the 17 categories for this popular event. The awards winners will be announced at a glamorous occasion at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg on 4 November 2012.
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.
Kunjanimation 2012 will be held on 17-21 October 2012 at the various venues in Cape Town. Launched by Animation South Africa and the French Institute of South Africa, this is described as the only national event exclusively dedicated to animation.
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.
According to Allafrica.com, a UN Environment Programme (UNEP) report on the environmental performance of the 2010 World Cup in South Africa showed that the country's carbon footprint was far lower than projected, due to fewer visitors than expected.
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.
The Baxter's Zabalaza Theatre Festival is calling for applications from young theatre-makers, directors, script writers, community groups and theatre companies to participate in the 2013 festival in March at the Baxter Theatre Centre. The deadline for applications is Friday, 26 October 2012.
The closing tournament of the Tsogo Sun Suncares Sports Academy soccer development programme, hosted by Silverstar Casino, was held in September at the Lusaka Sports Complex in Swaneville, Mogale City in Gauteng.
Kevin Brand will be exhibiting a collection of 15 hanging pieces - five framed charcoal drawings, five mixed media paintings on board and five metal works on painted board - which comprise the Transit exhibition, at the Absa Gallery, Joburg from 8 to 25 October, 2012.