Sifiso ‘Magesh’ Ngcobo wins 2017 JOMBA! Eric Shabalala Dance Champion Award

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Winner of this year’s JOMBA! Eric Shabalala Dance Champion Award, Sifiso ‘Magesh’ Ngcobo, with Lliane Loots, artistic director of JOMBA! Photo: Val Adamson

KWAZULU-NATAL choreographer and dancer, Sifiso ‘Magesh’ Ngcobo, received the 2017 JOMBA! Eric Shabalala Dance Champion Award at the JOMBA! Contemporary Dance Experience at the Elizabeth Sneddon Theatre in Durban on Thursday, August 31. Continue reading

Siwela Sonke Dance Theatre presents Gcina Mhlophe’s Snake with Seven Heads

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Throughout April, Siwela Sonke Dance Theatre will be touring an education programme to primary schools in Durban and its surrounding areas in KwaZulu-Natal.

The performance, based on famed Durban author Gcina Mhlophe’s African classic Snake with Seven Heads,is a captivating experience for young viewers. The story is about young people, love and hope, and is made possible through funds from the National Lotteries Commission. Continue reading