Sibusiso “Mash” Mashiloane: inspired by jazz greats from SA and the United States

Mash by Black Lotus Photography

Sibusiso “Mash” Mashiloane

GROWING up listening to the sounds of South African music legends and the American jazz greats encouraged Sibusiso “Mash” Mashiloane to embark on a music career, writes ESTELLE SINKINS. Continue reading


‘Supreme Divas’: Celebrating fabulous women of song

Diva3August is the month to celebrate and highlight dynamic women and this will be done in spectacular fashion on The Mandela stage at Joburg Theatre with Supreme Divas from Thursday, August 11 to Sunday, August 14.

Supreme Divas will delight audiences old and young as they celebrate the powerhouse female singers that have become legends through their music over the past few decades. Continue reading

Ruramai “Rudo” Musekiwa celebrates African heroines

Lupita Nyong’o, Miriam Makeba, Alek Wek, Lira and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie are just a few of the dynamic women featured in Ruramai “Rudo” Musekiwa’s Sibahle poster series. The Zimbabwe-born, Johannesburg-based artist and activist created the collection to acknowledge the contributions made by both well-known and unsung heroines from the continent in time for South Africa’s National Women’s Day on August 9. Continue reading