The Alchemy of Words

By | 22nd September, 2017|

Seabrook's Theatre: Friday 22 Sept: 19:00 Alliance Française de Durban brings acclaimed multi-media production, The Alchemy of Words which searches to capture the enigma of French poet, Arthur Rimbaud, to the Seabrookes Thetre at DHS [...]

A Handful of Keys Auditions Notice

By | 21st September, 2017|

Rhumbelow Theatre, Umbilo: Monday 30 October South Africa’s iconic piano show, A Handful of Keys, is coming to Durban and is on the lookout for a new pianist to feature in the line-up. As the [...]

Andile Yenana’s Umngqungqo Wabantu presents Beyond Octave Trends tour

By | 20th September, 2017|

In association with Concerts SA, legendary jazz pianist Andile Yenana presents Beyond Octave Trends Tour- 7 performances, 4 cities, 3 different provinces- with his band Umngqungqo Wabantu. Conceived as a musical metaphor, Beyond Octave Trends [...]

“Curtain Up” Celebrating the life of Themi Venturas

By | 20th September, 2017|

Playhouse Opera Theatre: Tuesday 26 September at 6pm Curtain Up: There will be a gathering to celebrate the life of well-known theatre all-rounder Themi Venturas who died last week, to take place in the Playhouse [...]

25 Years Of Greatness @ The Hilton Arts Festival!

By | 18th September, 2017|

Hilton College: 15 – 17 September 2017 KZN’s premier arts festival, the Hilton Arts Festival, celebrated its 25th birthday with a bumper weekend of phenomenal art, music and theatre. In true festival style, the weekend [...]

Wrap Up for Point Yacht Club’s Bart’s Bash

By | 18th September, 2017|

Harbour: Saturday 16 September Jethro Brophy-Tintinger stormed to victory in this year’s Bart’s Bash that took place ahead of the big blow on Saturday. Sailing on his Hobie 14, this is the second time in [...]

Innovative KZN Heritage Concert Series

By | 14th September, 2017|

“Our work must impact the world!” Durban: 27 - 30 September 2017 Internationally acclaimed KZN-born composer, cellist and academic, Dr Thokozani Mhlambi is presenting a series of special one-off Durban concerts and events for Heritage [...]

Wushwini Arts, Culture and Heritage Centre’s 4th Annual Festival.

By | 14th September, 2017|

Botho Pan African Arts Festival 2017 28 September - 1 October 2017 Wushwini Pan African Centre will host a four-day arts festival titled Botho Pan African Arts Festival from 28 September to 1 October 2017 [...]

Point Yacht Club Wrap up of Opening Cruise and upcoming Bart’s Bash

By | 13th September, 2017|

Harbour: Sunday 10 & 16 September A fabulous flotilla of 30 yachts participated in the 2017 / 2018 Summer Sailing Season Opening Cruise hosted by Point Yacht Club this past weekend. A feast of vessels [...]

Burton Naidoo group perform Kintsugi

By | 13th September, 2017|

The Jazzy Rainbow, Saturday 23 September This performance by the Burton Naidoo group of Kintsugi at The Jazzy Rainbow is part of the Concerts SA Venue Circuit which aims to foster a love and support [...]

Durban is doubly Footloose!!!

By | 13th September, 2017|

Fans of Footloose - the iconic 80’s movie with a great soundtrack, featuring a youthful Kevin Bacon as the tenacious and rebellious city teenager, Ren and John Lithgow as the conservative Rev Shaw Moore, are [...]

A Thoughtful Pose

By | 12th September, 2017|

One of the evocative photographs by Harry Lock from his exhibition of theatre portraits, Out of Character, which will be displayed at this weekend’s Hilton Arts Festival. The Hilton Festival has a special focus on [...]

Young soloists in the spotlight for the final symphony season concert

By | 12th September, 2017|

The KZN Philharmonic Orchestra Early Spring Season 2017 Durban City Hall: 24 Aug – 14 Sept Final concert: Thurs 14 September On Thursday 14 September, The KwaZulu-Natal Philharmonic Orchestra wraps up its four-week Early Spring [...]

Good Vibrations now playing in heaven!

By | 12th September, 2017|

Obituary: Themistocles “Themi” Venturas 1958 – 2017 Last night the South African theatre community lost one of its brightest, most beloved and most versatile stars with the passing of Themistocles “Themi” Venturas who lost his [...]

Review of Shall We Dance by Chris Sutton

By | 11th September, 2017|

This is the 25th Edition of "Shall We Dance" and it is a cracker of a show. Opening night is always exciting, especially on a Friday when the audience is getting into weekend mode. The [...]

Review of Young Performers Project’s Footloose by Chris Sutton

By | 11th September, 2017|

Presented by the Young Performers this remake of the American musical has been adapted for Durban audiences by Director Daisy Spenser. Music Director Dawn Shelby also takes to the stage with the live band "The [...]

Evita Bezuidenhout & the Kaktus of Separate Development

By | 7th September, 2017|

Pieter-Dirk Uys’s famous alter-ego rewrites history Elizabeth Sneddon Theatre: 31 October – 19 November 2017 Get a revised history lesson from South Africa’s most famous white woman, Evita Bezuidenhout, as she presents her side-splitting, satirical [...]

World Champions, Benji And Alex Share Their Adventure With Durban Sailors

By | 6th September, 2017|

Point Yacht Club Zhik 29er Worlds Alamitos Bay Yacht Club, Long Beach, California: 31 July – 5 August Two phenomenal talents collided in an impromptu pairing that resulted in the title of 29er World Champion [...]

Art Abounds @ Hilton Arts Festival

By | 6th September, 2017|

Hilton College: 15 – 17 September Festival organisers are thrilled to have negotiated three much-anticipated, internationally-acclaimed major art exhibitions, as well as a myriad other carefully-curated exhibitions, to come to this year’s Hilton Arts Festival, [...]

LARA FOOT’S AWARD-WINNING THE INCONVENIENCE OF WINGS AND KAROO MOOSE TO HEADLINE THE HILTON ARTS FESTIVAL IN KWAZULU NATAL

By | 5th September, 2017|

Fresh from its success at the recent 2017 Edinburgh Assembly Fringe Festival in Scotland, acclaimed playwright, director and producer, Lara Foot’s The Inconvenience of Wings and Karoo Moose transfers to the Hilton Arts Festival in [...]