Are you charged with the adrenalin from having endured more than your fair share of 'flack' in your job? Then you may feel justified in diving headlong into the abyss of perceived 'instant freedom' of the self-employed. But first read on, before you hand over 'The Letter'.
By Catherine Milward-Bridges 12 Dec 2013 16:14
The recently released 'Mandela: The Long Walk to Freedom' has received three Golden Globe nominations.
13 Dec 2013 08:13
After the opening at the 2013 Tribeca Film Festival in New York earlier this year, the feature-length documentary film, McConkey, will premiere in South Africa this weekend at the Wavescape Film Festival at the Labia Theatre, Orange Street, Cape Town at 8pm.
13 Dec 2013 10:02
One of SA's foremost satirical artists, Brett Murray, received the highest bid of the night at the Wavescape Art Board Charity Auction held in Woodstock, Cape Town recently. Selling for R55 000, it broke record highs for any board sold at the surfing festival auction in the last decade.
12 Dec 2013 12:23
A great man has passed away and we all mourn the loss of Madiba, but while we mourn, let us also celebrate the life and the achievements of one of history's greatest statesmen, and certainly South Africa's and Africa's greatest. (video)
6 Dec 2013 05:06
Madiba's home province is pulling out the stop as Malian and SA artists gather in Eastern Cape to celebrate Madiba's life and legacy. A unique two-day arts event will celebrate the life and legacy of Nelson Mandela in the heart of the Eastern Cape Province.
11 Dec 2013 12:42
Often musicians, bands, managers, booking agents, publicists and the like sit on their backsides and wait for opportunities to present themselves.
By Tim Hill 9 Dec 2013 09:48
It's been almost two years since likeable Cape Town comedian Nik Rabinowitz has performed at the Baxter Theatre and, as he mentioned, two years away from the stage equals a helluva lot of material - especially if you just so happen to live in this colourfully crazy country of ours.
By Ruth Cooper 5 Dec 2013 12:03
Discovery can sometimes uncover the deadliest of secrets and, with the riveting Mud, it's wise to let and sleeping and charismatic fugitive lie low.
By Daniel Dercksen 5 Dec 2013 11:15
In 25 years or less, Cape Town could lose 25 square kilometres of its coastline due to rising sea-levels and storms surges.
11 Dec 2013 09:29
The deadline for applications for the Clover Aardklop National Arts Festival in Potchefstroom is Monday, 10 February, 2014.
11 Dec 2013 09:11
AFDA lecturer and filmmaker, Janet van Eeden and AFDA first year student Matthew Couperthwaite received awards for Best Cinematographer and Best Editor respectively for their films A Shot at the Big Time and Lucky Legs at the second Annual eThekwini Filmmakers Association Awards held at the Durban Manor recently.
9 Dec 2013 14:58
South Africa's top jazz musicians come together for a spectacular live performance to mark the eighth and final installment of the Lion of Africa Music expressions series for 2013. The event takes place at Joburg Theatre in Braamfontein on Friday, 13 December 2013.
9 Dec 2013 13:08
A Tribute to Madiba was composed by South African musician Dr Cyril Harrisberg for Madiba after he was hospitalised, to celebrate his life and to salute the statesmen.
6 Dec 2013 10:48
The National Children's Theatre (NCT) is looking for four young, fresh, energetic graduates who are looking to build up their experience as directors. The NCT is providing an opportunity for aspiring young directors to gain experience under the mentorship of the CEO and artistic director of NCT. Applications are hereby invited for short-term contract position of NaCTIES junior directors.
6 Dec 2013 11:09
The reduction in sales of CD music has been attributed to the emergence of downloadable digital music - and piracy. But will album apps take off in South Africa?
5 Dec 2013 11:05
As more broadcasters look at online television as an alternative option, a whole new group of viewers previously left out of television is being targeted.
5 Dec 2013 06:35
A new online toolkit, free to download, will guide and assist artists and arts organisations in the effective use of online and social media tools.
5 Dec 2013 14:53
Inspiring a Generation is an ASSITEJ SA and Theatre Arts Admin Collective initiative, which aims to inspire theatre practitioners to make innovative theatre for children in South Africa. Building a new generation of artists working in theatre for children and young people will create a generation who love and are inspired by theatre.
4 Dec 2013 11:43
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