Diakonia Council of Churches – Good Friday Service 2017

30th March, 2017|Other|

“Whom shall I send?” Durban Exhibition Centre: Friday 14 April: 5:15am for 6am. Diakonia Council of Churches, which recently celebrated 40 years of working towards a just society, presents its annual ecumenical Good Friday service at dawn on Friday 14 April starting at the Durban Exhibition Centre (DEC) before processing – in silence – through [...]

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KickstArt presents Kander and Ebb’s award winning musical – Live music on stage in Chicago

30th March, 2017|Music, Theatre|

Elizabeth Sneddon Theatre: 8 – 30 April, 2017 Some of Durban’s top musicians will be centre stage performing live for every performance of KickstArt’s high-kicking razzle-dazzle, Kander and Ebb musical, Chicago, which comes to the UKZN campus’ Elizabeth Sneddon Theatre from 8 – 30 April. Oozing gritty sex appeal, Chicago follows KickstArt’s previous cutting edge [...]

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South African Music Report at Music Cities Berlin

30th March, 2017|Music|

Press Release - For Immediate Release Johannesburg, 29th March 2017 SAMRO Foundation’s live music development programme – Concerts SA – has been invited to present its latest research report at the next Music Cities Convention in Berlin. Music Cities Convention is the world’s largest event to explore the relationship between city planning, strategy, development and [...]

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Point Yacht Club 505 and Dart Single Handed Nationals, Hobie 14 Regionals and Open Classes Regatta

28th March, 2017|Sport|

Offshore Durban: 14 – 17 April Over the Easter Weekend, a number of top notch sailors from around the country will be descending to the magnificent setting of Durban’s Point Yacht Club beach site to compete in the Easter Regatta. The four-days of racing takes place offshore of Durban for ocean going dinghies and includes [...]

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Beauty and its Beasts – Has the female stereotype changed?

28th March, 2017|Art|

Durban Art Gallery: 31 March to 28 May 2017 An exhibition entitled Beauty and its Beasts designed to stimulate contemplation about women, and raise questions about the way we create, perpetuate or allow gender stereotypes, opens at the Durban Art Gallery on Thursday 31 March where it runs until 28 May. The collections of the [...]

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Mark Fransman’s project Sonik Citizen tours South Africa

27th March, 2017|Music|

Press Release - For Immediate Release Johannesburg, 14th March 2017 In association with Concerts SA, lyrical soul-rock trio Sonik Citizen is set for their national tour. Afro-soul and roots-rock are some of the key elements at the core of this versatile trio. Sonik Citizen is the brainchild of two times SAMA winning producer and multi-award [...]

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Michaelhouse Music Festival 2017

27th March, 2017|Music, Uncategorized|

Michaelhouse School, Midlands: 27 – 30 April 2017 Music lovers, head to the hills for the third annual Michaelhouse Music Festival, taking place over the month-end April long weekend. The four-day festival kicks off on Freedom Day on Thursday 27 April and concludes on Sunday 30 April. Following on from an overwhelmingly enthusiastic response from [...]

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Wrap up for Durban Central Regional – SPAR KZN School Girls’ Hockey Challenge

27th March, 2017|Sport|

3 Schools Trust: Sunday 26 March Retaining their 100% record of the Durban Central Regional, Durban Girls College, raised the cup for the seventh time in the SPAR KZN School Girls’ Hockey Challenge which took place at the 3 Schools’ Trust astroturf in Glenwood today (March 26). In a seamless display of exquisite hockey, College [...]

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Wrap up for Durban North Regional – SPAR KZN School Girls’ Hockey Challenge

27th March, 2017|Sport|

Crawford La Lucia: Saturday 25 March Fatima claims title in Durban North Regionals It was a nail-biting conclusion to a hard-fought tournament as Our Lady of Fatima edged out Danville Park Girls’ High in an evenly matched regional and final for the Durban North Regional of the SPAR KZN School Girls’ Hockey Challenge on Saturday, [...]

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Point Yacht Club KZN Youth Regional Championships

24th March, 2017|Sport|

Henley Midmar Yacht Club: 18 – 20 March Durban youngsters flew the Point Yacht Club burgee with pride over the long weekend, with a number of sailors taking top spots at the combined event of the KZN Inter-Schools Regatta and the KZN Youth Regional Championships held at Henley Midmar Yacht Club. The main class, the [...]

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Music Mobility Fund selects 16 new music tours

24th March, 2017|Music|

Press Release - For Immediate Release Johannesburg, 23rd March 2017 Concerts SA supports national and SADC regional touring The SAMRO Foundation is proud to announce the results of the March 2017 round of the Concerts SA Music Mobility Fund. Initiated in 2013, this fund offers opportunities for South African musicians to undertake live music tours [...]

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TWIST Projects Launches Bi-Lingual Compilation Of South African Scripts

23rd March, 2017|Other, Theatre|

Twist Theatre Development Projects, the dynamic KZN-based organisation that works on bridging the gap between community theatre and the theatre industry, will be launching a new compilation of eleven theatre scripts in English and isiZulu. The scripts are the result of collaborations between four community-based theatre groups and an assortment of professional theatre writers, directors [...]

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Point Yacht Club Beer and Bratwurst on the Bay

23rd March, 2017|Music, Sport|

Saturday 25 March The second edition of the festive bay series takes place as part of the Point Yacht Club’s 125 birthday celebrations on Saturday 25 March, this time with the Beer and Bratwurst on the Bay. Following the hugely successful Beer and Bunny on the Bay in January, the yacht club decided to organise [...]

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Alliance Française of Durban – change of venue

17th March, 2017|Archives|

invite you to the fabulous "Francofête Human Rights Day" at The Alliance Française of Durban The Alliance Française of Durban presents the fabulous, free sixth annual Francofête on Human Rights Day which takes at the Alliance Française of Durban in Morningside on Tuesday 21 March 2017 in two parts – a matinee family event from [...]

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SPAR KZN School Girls’ Hockey Challenge Durban Central Regional

17th March, 2017|Sport|

3 Schools Trust: Sunday 26 March The sixth regional of the SPAR KZN School Girls’ Hockey Challenge sees nine Durban Central Schools’ battling it out for the honours at the 3 Schools Trust Astroturf on Sunday, March 26, Winners of last year’s central regional, Durban Girls’ College will no doubt be going all out to [...]

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Q&A with SideStreet Serenade

17th March, 2017|Music, Sport|

A Q&A with Sidestreet Serenade ahead of the Beer and Bratwurst on the Bay that takes place at the Point Yacht Club on Saturday 25 March 1 What was the first song that you learnt to play / sing? LN -> It has to be Say You, Say Me by Lionel Richie in the car [...]

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SPAR KZN School Girls’ Hockey Challenge Durban North Regional

17th March, 2017|Sport|

Crawford La Lucia: Saturday 25 March Seven teams will be taking to the turf to participate in the Durban North Regional of the SPAR KZN School Girls’ Hockey Challenge on Saturday 25 March at Crawford La Lucia. It will be an early start to the regional, with the round robin games getting underway just after [...]

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Sanele Phakathi Quintet at The Jazzy Rainbow

17th March, 2017|Music|

Friday 31 March This performance by the Sanele Phakathi Quintet 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 communities, as well as anchor small and medium sized venues in urban and rural Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal, and the Western Cape. [...]

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Skokiana Album Launch @ The Rainbow/UKZN Centre For Jazz

16th March, 2017|Music|

26 and 29 March In association with Concerts SA, Skokiana's highly anticipated self-titled album will be launching at two events this month on the 26th at The Rainbow and on 29th at the Centre for Jazz. Skokiana will perform songs from the album, composed and arranged by Sazi Dlamini and recorded in Durban in 2011. [...]

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Point Yacht Club Beer and Bratwurst on the Bay

16th March, 2017|Music, Sport|

Saturday 25 March The second edition of the festive bay series takes place as part of the Point Yacht Club’s 125 birthday celebrations on Saturday 25 March, this time with the Beer and Bratwurst on the Bay. Following the hugely successful Beer and Bunny on the Bay in January, the yacht club decided to organise [...]

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The Inanda Heritage Route Theatre Project

16th March, 2017|Theatre|

Bringing Heritage to life AFDA Durban (The theatre, Film and Television School, based in Glenn Anil) in collaboration with Wushwini Arts and Heritage centre together with the Inanda Heritage Route, created a project to bring important heritage sides in Durban to life, presenting three short theatre plays on those specific sides on Friday 24 March. [...]

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Spha Mdlalose tours South Africa

15th March, 2017|Music|

In association with Concerts SA, Jazz and soul singer Spha Mdlalose (28) is set to embark on a three-city tour this week, starting in her home town of Durban. The tour will see Spha performing in three cities that have inspired her musical journey: Durban, where she was born; Cape Town, where she lived for [...]

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Natalie Rungan, Ma’Afrika, KZN Heritage Ensemble @Winston Churchill Theatre

15th March, 2017|Music|

Friday, 24 March On 24 March The Headroom, supported by Concerts SA, will once again collaborate with Pietermaritzburg’s Winston Churchill Theatre in bringing to town the beautiful sounds of one of South Africa’s great Jazz and R‘nB talents, Natalie Rungan. As a little girl Natalie unearthed her life’s dream while singing hymns in church. This [...]

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His and Her Penguin Suits

15th March, 2017|Archives|

Thank you Mercury for using this lovely photo idea! Penguin Suits Both: Dee, a 37 year old African Penguin resident at uShaka Marine World is already dressed up in her penguin suit ahead of the final concert of the KZN Philharmonic Orchestra Summer Symphony Season which will take place this Thursday evening in the Playhouse [...]

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Pianist / Composer Mash’s KZN mini tour

14th March, 2017|Music|

1-7 April In association with Concerts SA, iSupport Music Business and Rainbow Restaurant present Sibusiso “Mash” Mashloane Live in concert. Sibusiso “Mash” Mashiloane presents his 7-track recording project “Amanz’ Olwandle’ with this concert series in KwaZulu-Natal. Mash and his band will visit Seaman’s Corner in Hammarsdale on Saturday 1 April, Rainbow Restaurant in Pine Town [...]

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