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Theatre, opera and musical streamings to watch this weekend

There's an abundance of live theatre, opera and musical streamings that you can watch in the comfort of your home...

By Daniel Dercksen 26 Jun 2020

Programme highlights revealed for 2020 Virtual National Arts Festival

The National Arts Festival team and numerous pioneering artists have been in full pivot, redesigning a whole new festival that will bring a curated South African arts experience to the virtual world stage, from 25 June to 5 July 2020...

17 Jun 2020

Free ballet, opera and theatre screenings you can catch online

Here's a list of free online ballet, opera and theatre screenings you can stream while you continue social distancing during the Level 3 lockdown...

By Daniel Dercksen 10 Jun 2020

Virtual National Arts Festival to showcase visual art online

As part of its exploration of the digital realm, the Virtual National Arts Festival will be showcasing this year's visual art segment with online works from South African and global artists - which will be available to view and explore between 25 June and 5 July 2020...

29 May 2020

#StartupStory: Hope Project SA offers performers a ray of light

The Hope Project SA is a non-profit organisation that's building a community creating job opportunities and relief for artists and crew members who find themselves in dire financial trouble during our current economic climate...

By Evan-Lee Courie 27 May 2020

And the 55th Fleur du Cap Theatre Awards winners are...

The winners of this year's Fleur du Cap Theatre Awards were announced online last night, 18 May 2020, via Distell's Facebook and Twitter pages...

19 May 2020

Virtual National Arts Festival gives artists a platform to monetise their work with vFringe

The Virtual National Arts Festival, due to kick off on 25 June 2020, has announced a new digital platform created especially for artists wanting to showcase their work and earn an income online during the Virtual National Arts Festival, vFringe...

18 May 2020

#LockdownLessons: Theatre will remain but will need to recalibrate - Q&A with Fahiem Stellenboom of The Baxter

Marketing manager of the well-loved Baxter Theatre in Cape Town, Fahiem Stellenboom, shares his Lockdown Lessons and how the Baxter and the SA theatre and arts industry, in general, is navigating and responding to the negative effects of the Covid-19 pandemic and subsequent nationwide lockdown...

By Ruth Cooper 15 May 2020

Between 10and5 Artist Auction partnered by BASA

In honour of Africa Month, Between 10and5 is curating and hosting an Instagram auction. Reminiscent of Between 10and5's auction that kicked off its Creative Women Week in 2019, the auction is a charity initiative and 100% of proceeds will go towards the next round of BASA's Artists Relief campaign...

Issued by Business and Arts South Africa 14 May 2020

State Theatre to stream past productions during Covid-19 lockdown

The South African State Theatre (SAST) has announced that it would be streaming some of its past productions, which were recorded live, to keep theatre enthusiasts entertained during the current Covid-19 lockdown...

11 May 2020

Enjoy a feast of free National Theatre and Met Opera streamings during lockdown

If you are looking for world-class entertainment in the comfort and safety of your house during the lockdown, you can indulge in daily free streamings from the National Theatre in London and the Met Opera in New York...

By Daniel Dercksen 8 May 2020

#LockdownLessons: Challenging times call for creativity - Q&A with Lamees Albertus of The Fugard

General manager and producer of the iconic The Fugard Theatre in Cape Town, Lamees Albertus, shares her #LockdownLessons, how The Fugard and the SA theatre and arts industry, in general, is navigating and responding to the negative effects of the Covid-19 pandemic and subsequent nationwide lockdown...

By Ruth Cooper 7 May 2020

Fugard Theatre to launch The Fugard at Home digital platform

The Fugard Theatre is set to launch a new digital platform on its website, which will be called The Fugard at Home...

6 May 2020

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