The Secrets of Beads / iMfihlo Yobuhlalu

By | 16th November, 2017|

AN EXHIBITION OF BEADWORK FROM THE COLLECTION OF THE DURBAN ART GALLERY The SECRETS OF BEADS / IMFIHLO YOBUHLALU exhibition opens at The Durban Art Gallery on Sunday 5th November 2017. This celebrates the richness [...]

The KZN Philharmonic Late Spring Season Clermont Community Choir Celebrates 25 Years Of Making Music!

By | 15th November, 2017|

Durban City Hall: Final Concert The KwaZulu-Natal Philharmonic Orchestra has one concert left of its Spring Season in the Durban City Hall: on Thursday The Spring Season ends on 16 November in a concert celebrating [...]

City Of Durban Nominates Inner City Regeneration Specialist, Urban Lime, For United Nations Global Best Practice Awards 2017

By | 15th November, 2017|

Urban Lime Properties, the commercial urban regeneration specialists, is proud to announce that their work within the City of Durban has been nominated for a United Nations Award by Invest Durban (the eThekwini Municipality unit [...]

Art, Recycling And Community Collide

By | 10th November, 2017|

Illa Thompson Mercury Column 111 November 2017 Halloween as an excuse to dress up and have a party, is a fairly new thing to South Africa. Already it has captured the imagination of costume hires, [...]

Many Handfuls of Keys

By | 9th November, 2017|

Durban is host to a myriad phenomenal piano players who will be performing in and around the city over the next few days: internationally-acclaimed Ukrainian-American classical pianist, internet star, and social commentator Valentina Lisitsa who [...]

2018 Fresha Fest!

By | 7th November, 2017|

North Beach, Durban: 19 - 21 January 2018 The Fresha Festival is the free fun family al-fresco theatre festival to be staged for the second time on Durban’s North Beach at the end of the [...]

Catholics Have Talent @ Mini World Youth Day 2017

By | 7th November, 2017|

A Gathering in Durban of young Catholics from Southern Africa Durban Exhibition Centre: 6 – 10 Dec 2017 One of the events at Mini World Youth Day taking place in December in Durban, an event [...]

KickstArt 2017 – Sinbad the Sailor

By | 7th November, 2017|

Elizabeth Sneddon Theatre: 1 Dec – 7 Jan Durban’s astonishing multi awarding winning production house, KickstArt, will be presenting a delicious new family show for the year-end holidays: Sinbad the Sailor. What would the festive [...]

Point Yacht Club To Host Lipton Cup 2018

By | 7th November, 2017|

Offshore Durban Sailing in Durban received the generous news from the Royal Cape Yacht Club, the victorious 2017 Lipton Cup winners, with the offer to host the prestigious event in warmer waters. In a letter [...]

Riley Giandhari Trio @ The Jazzy Rainbow

By | 6th November, 2017|

Saturday 18 November This performance by the Riley Giandhari Trio at The Jazzy Rainbow is part of the Concerts SA Venue Circuit which aims to foster a love and support for live music in our [...]

Review of Evita Bezuidenhout’s Kaktus of Separate Development by Chris Sutton

By | 2nd November, 2017|

If time or apathy has erased some of South African history from your memory, Tannie Evita does a fine job of jogging the ‘facts’ of the development of our land, from the time of Van [...]

Doing The Toyi-Toyi In A Minefield

By | 31st October, 2017|

EVITA BEZUIDENHOUT’S PRESS CONFERENCE 31 OCTOBER 2017 Sayibona, dumela, molo, hello – and to any representatives of the American, European and British media: salaam. John F Kennedy said: ‘It is not what your country can [...]

The KZN Philharmonic Orchestra Concert Two: Thursday 2 November

By | 27th October, 2017|

Late Spring Season 2017 Durban City Hall: 19 Oct – 16 Nov Concert Three: Thursday 9 November The KwaZulu-Natal Philharmonic Orchestra returns to the Durban City Hall for its four-week late Spring Symphony Season of [...]

Distillery 031 – Award Winning Craft Distillery From Durban’s Station Drive

By | 27th October, 2017|

Situated in the hub of Durban’s Station Drive, Gin pioneers Distillery 031 has been picking up an armful of coveted international and local awards for their original artisanal spirits. A decade in the making, after [...]

Jazz trio Kinsmen present their debut album in Durban

By | 26th October, 2017|

In association with Concerts SA, jazz trio Kinsmen will present their debut album Window to the Ashram on a national tour from Cape Town to Durban. On the first weekend of November, Kinsmen will travel [...]

Trailing the Trappists

By | 26th October, 2017|

St Anne’s Hall, Mariannhill: 5 – 13 November Exhibition opening: Sun 5 Nov at 11.30am Robert Brusse talk: Sat 11 Nov at 11am A collective of 16 Durban artists, working in various media, will be [...]

A HANDFUL OF KEYS – 2017

By | 26th October, 2017|

iZulu Theatre - Sibaya Casino and Entertainment World 8 – 19 November Thanks to countless requests from you, South Africa`s most successful musical revue ever returns to the iZulu Theatre at Sibaya Casino and Entertainment [...]

Hope Concert For Life Line Durban

By | 24th October, 2017|

With Rene Tshiakanyi and friends Alliance Francaise de Durban: Thurs 2 Nov 017 Charming French-Congolese singer Rene Tshiakanyi will be live in concert, with friends, at the Alliance Francaise de Durban for one night only [...]

Wrap Up Point Yacht Club Jonsson Cup

By | 23rd October, 2017|

Harbour: Saturday 21 October A highly competitive fleet squared up against each other in the historic Jonsson Cup Pursuit Race hosted by Point Yacht Club in the bay on Saturday, with a photo-finish revealing the [...]

Point Yacht Cub Jonsson Cup

By | 18th October, 2017|

Harbour: Saturday 21 October A competitive fleet will be lining up for today’s (Saturday 21 October) historic pursuit race, the Jonsson Cup hosted by Point Yacht Club. In recent years, the Flying Fifteens have been [...]