Fabulous new works on offer at Dance Umbrella 2017 in Johannesburg


‘Lady Lady’. Photo: Val Adamson

Durban resident, Desiré Davids, will join Gaby Saranouffi and Edna Jaime to present Lady, Lady at Dance Umbrella 2017 at the Wits Theatre in Johannesburg on  Thursday, March 2 and Friday, March 3 at 8pm. Continue reading

Author, JM Coetzee’s ‘The Schooldays of Jesus’ selected for Man Booker long list


SOUTH African author, JM Coetzee, has made it on to the longlist for the 2016 Man Booker Prize.

Coetzee, who is nominated for his book, The Schooldays of Jesus (Harvill Secker), has won the prestigious literary award twice before. He won the then Booker Prize in 1983 with Life & Times of Michael K and then with Disgrace in 1999. Continue reading