De Lange says, “"I'm not great at selfies but look, I have a t-shirt from Rob van Vuuren's 'What What' show."
#BehindtheSelfie with... Phil de Lange

This week we go behind the selfie with Phil de Lange, comedian and radio producer at Smile 90.4FM, ahead of his one-man show, The Phil Spectrum, at the Baxter Theatre on Friday, 22 March.

By Leigh Andrews 18 hours ago

6 fun things to do in Worcester
6 fun things to do in Worcester

Not to be confused with its British namesake, the Western Cape's Worcester is more than a mini metropole. Located a mere 90-minute drive from Cape Town on the N1 towards Johannesburg, it's a gateway to an ever-widening range of attractions.

1 day ago

Cape Town welcomes first-ever pintxos bar
Cape Town welcomes first-ever pintxos bar

When I drink a well-deserved cocktail or two or indulge in a few glasses of wine after a gruelling 9-5 I get snacky, like very snacky - friends can attest to the fact that I'm always angling to order some nibbles with our drinks - so I'm pretty excited that Cape Town has recently opened a pintxos bar.

By Ruth Cooper 2 days ago

Louis Vuitton pulls Michael Jackson-inspired clothing in the wake of Leaving Neverland
Louis Vuitton pulls Michael Jackson-inspired clothing in the wake of Leaving Neverland

NEWSWATCH - Louis Vuitton is pulling Michael Jackson-inspired items from its autumn/winter 2019 menswear collection, as controversy mounts following the release of the HBO documentary Leaving Neverland, which details allegations by two men who said the pop star molested them as children.

2 days ago

Captain Marvel disappoints due to token feminism
Captain Marvel disappoints due to token feminism

Of late there is no denying that Marvel Studios has been killing it. Thor: Ragnarok and Avengers: Infinity War were rightfully well received and celebrated for just how astoundingly good comic book films can be when they are done right. Heck, Black Panther picked up three Oscars and simultaneously sparked powerful discussions on societal issues and discourse.

By Natalie Le Clue 2 days ago

Youngr, Kim Churchill to perform at Jeremy Loops' Summersault Fest
Youngr, Kim Churchill to perform at Jeremy Loops' Summersault Fest

Jeremy Loops will present his inaugural Summersault Festival at the Zevenwacht Wine Estate in Stellenbosch on 21 April. In addition to Loop, the lineup comprises of UK's electronica pop artist Youngr, Australia's folk artist Kim Churchill, indie folk sensation Matthew Mole, Cape Town musos Diamond Thug and the talented Sean Koch as well as indie-pop hybrid band World of Birds.

15 Mar 2019

Cape Town Carnival gears up to host 10th annual street parade
Cape Town Carnival gears up to host 10th annual street parade

This year's Cape Town Carnival, now in its 10th year, themed Vuka Ukhanye: Arise 'n Shine, will take place on Saturday, 16 March 2019 on Somerset Road in Green Point, and will feature 2.300 performers and 55 community groups from across the Cape Peninsula.

15 Mar 2019

Mazzio with Academy Penguin Hall on 10 December 2018, where they discussed A Hero For Daisy and the urgency to break rules that hold women back. Image via
#YPOEdge: Mary Mazzio on making films that move the needle on social issues

I spoke to Mary Mazzio, former Olympic rower and lawyer, now independent documentary filmmaker and CEO of 50 Eggs Films at YPO Edge, , about the power of a socially savvy millennial audience and her dedication to making films with social impact, ranging from 1999's A Hero for Daisy to the latest, #iAmJaneDoe.

By Leigh Andrews 15 Mar 2019

The Crystal Serenity at Mo'orea Beach, French Polynesia.
Sampling the six-star dining aboard Crystal Serenity's Waterside restaurant

On the night of 12 March 2019, we had the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to dine aboard the Waterside restaurant while the Luxury Collection's Crystal Serenity was docked at the Cruises Terminal of the V&A Waterfront. Here's a taste of the experience.

By Leigh Andrews 15 Mar 2019

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Knysna Oyster Festival 2019 celebrates 34th anniversary with new look

The 2019 Knysna Oyster Festival has introduced a new logo, which celebrates the key protagonist of the festival - the oyster. The logo, a multi-coloured oyster, has been developed around each experience on offer, identifiable by a designated colour.

15 Mar 2019

All your NB info for Rock On The Lawns
All your NB info for Rock On The Lawns

Indie pop-rock icons The Cure will headline the 2019 Rock On The Lawns music festivals in Johannesburg on 16 March at Festival Lawns, Carnival City and Cape Town on 21 March at the Kenilworth Racecourse.

14 Mar 2019

Eubulus Timothy on new surfing film Deep End
Eubulus Timothy on new surfing film Deep End

Deep End, a new South African film by Eubulus Timothy, is set on the intoxicating shorelines of Durban's Golden Mile and brings one of the world's most popular surfing sites to glorious life.

By Daniel Dercksen 14 Mar 2019

Peppa Pig Live returns to South Africa
Peppa Pig Live returns to South Africa

Peppa Pig will be returning to South Africa in September. Peppa Pig Live will present Peppa Pig's Big Day Out at the Artscape Opera House in Cape Town from 6 to 8 September 2019; The Globe at Suncoast in Durban from 13 to 15 September 2019; Emperors Palace from 20 to 29 September 2019.

14 Mar 2019