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
“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
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
In Durban, Christmas wouldn’t be Christmas without Dolphins By Starlight at uShaka Marine World. This year’s shows will take place at 6.30 pm for 7 pm from Thursday, December 8 to Tuesday, December 13. Continue reading
Fifi the Rai Blaster (above left), in association with Concerts SA and iSupport, present the national tour of Sky Arch, a musical exploration on how oral traditions and “indigenous” mythology and astronomy affect and shape our collective consciousness. Continue reading
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
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
Cassper Nyovest and Sizwe Dhlomo
Tune into MTV Base (DStv channel 322) on Friday, November 13 at 5 pm CAT to watch Behind The Story – Cassper Nyovest. Sizwe Dhlomo sits down with the most talked-about man in South African hip hop, Cassper Nyovest, who shares his struggles and triumphs with the veteran MTV Base DJ. Continue reading
Burni Aman is in the country, in October and November for her South African tour with new music and a new band. Continue reading
The Moshito Music Conference and Exhibition gets underway in Johannesburg today. There are some 40 speakers and a number of sessions and workshops about social and eco-entrepreneurship. Continue reading