Are you are pianist? Then why not try out for a spot in the KZN leg of Á Handful of Keys’

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Roelof Colyn (right) and newcomer James Smith will be performing in A Handful of Keys’ in Durban this November.

SOUTH Africa’s iconic piano show, A Handful of Keys, is coming to Durban and the producers are on the lookout for a new pianist to feature in the line-up.

As the show tours, they will be sourcing pianists in each region to guest star with Roelof Colyn and newcomer, James Smith – and they want you to join them in Durban this November. Continue reading

There is a music revue to suit every taste at this year’s Hilton Arts Festival

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Lisa Bobbert will be celebrating the music of Vera Lynn at the Hilton Arts Festival.

THE music of Vera Lynn, Hollywood’s Golden Age, Paul Simon and The Beatles can be enjoyed at this year’s Hilton Arts Festival, which runs from September 15 to 17 at Hilton College. Continue reading

Ian von Memerty to perform a show in aid of the YES Trust in Kloof

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South African entertainer, actor, singer, musician, writer, director and television presenter, Ian von Memerty, will be performing a one-off charity show, A Handful of Highlights, at St Agnes Church, Auditorium, 53 Abelia Road, Kloof at 7pm on Monday, March 6.

Tickets are R120 at Computicket and money will go to the Youth Education Support Trust. Secure parking is available. Continue reading

Enjoy some ‘Keyboard Killers’ with Ian von Memerty at the Elizabeth Sneddon Theatre

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Pictured here are Andrew Warneke on Double Bass, Ian von Memerty and Bronwen Clacherty on percussion performing in von Memerty’s latest musical-comedy offering, Keyboard Killers taking place at the Elizabeth Sneddon Theatre from 9 – 13 November.

 

Ian von Memerty makes a welcome return, returns to the Elizabeth Sneddon Theatre with his latest musical-comedy offering, Keyboard Killers, for five performances only, from November 9 to 13. Continue reading

Don’t miss Ian and Vivienne von Memerty in Fantastic 50!

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When Ian von Memerty , “Emperor of Musical Theatre”, and Vivienne Lawrence “Queen of Dance”, joined hands the result was bound to be a dance of delight and drama – a tango of tense passion and sinuous sensuality.

As they both celebrate turning Fantastic 50 they share for the first time, their uplifting story of triumph over tragedy, their 25 year partnership is brought to enthralling theatrical life where the bling of the ballroom meets irreverent joie de vivre.

Ian’s skill with the hugely successful A Handful of Keys, and his experience as the presenter of Strictly Come Dancing and the judge on SA’s Got Talent – have shaped a show that is as enthralling as it is entertaining, and as inspirational as it is invigorating.

Tickets for Fantastic 50! at the Elizabeth Sneddon Theatre on the University of KwaZulu-Natal Howard College campus from November 11 to 22 can be booked at Computicket outlets, telephonically at 0861 915 8000, or online at www.computicket.com.