Hilton Arts Festival introduces an ‘art to auction’ project

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Iain ‘Ewok’ Robinson.

THANKS to the generous support of First National Bank, the Hilton Arts Festival will be hosting an exciting and unusual “art to auction” project.

Festivalgoers will be able to watch art being created and auctioned before their very eyes at the FNB Art Block. Iain “Ewok” Robinson will be transforming one entire side of a building on the Hilton College campus on September 13 and September 14. Continue reading

Meet Maritzburg’s rising stars, Walker No Busted

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“WE want to heal broken souls with our music, bring hope to those who have lost it, make people dance and enjoy life and have some good times.”

That’s the aim of Pietermaritzburg Kwaito band, Walker No Busted, who are making waves on the local music scene, writes ESTELLE SINKINS. Continue reading

Durban duo, Easy Freak, unveil their debut album, ‘I’m Alright’

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Jude Kenrick and Dom Hurd, of Easy Freak, have released their debut album, ‘I’m Alright’. PHOTO: Matt Mason

IT’S been a year and a half in the making, but Durban duo, Easy Freak, are thrilled with their much anticipated debut album, I’m Alright, writes ESTELLE SINKINS.

Working late into the night, Dom Hurd and Jude Kenrick, recorded the songs for the 12-track album in a home studio. Continue reading

Enjoy sensational dance show, Dance ka Josh, at the Lyric Theatre

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Dance ka Josh, an explosion of dazzling costumes, beautiful music and sensational dance is at The Lyric, Gold Reef City at 7pm on Saturday, September 17 and 3 pm on Sunday, September 18.

Created by choreographer Versha Magan, with support from Douglas Skete, Dance ka Josh is an eclectic mix of Indian classical Kathak, Bollywood, Indian folk, hip-hop, contemporary, jazz, and for the first time ever, ballet. Continue reading

The 18th JOMBA! Contemporary Dance Experience set to delight, provoke and entertain Durban dance fans

MAMAZA – from Switzerland in duet “EIFO EFI” with dancers Ioannis Mandafounis and Fabrice Mazliah

Mamaza, from Switzerland, in the duet “Eifo Efi” with dancers Ioannis Mandafounis and Fabrice Mazliah.

The University of KwaZulu-Natal’s Centre for Creative Arts, presents its 18th annual JOMBA! Contemporary Dance Experience, at the Elizabeth Sneddon Theatre, Pieter Scholtz Open Air Theatre and KZNSA Gallery from August 24 to September 4. Continue reading