Le Petit Prince – Review By Chris Sutton

By | 5th November, 2018|

In celebration of the book's 75th anniversary, the Alliance Française de Durban, the Durban University of Technology, and the French Institute of South Africa have collaborated to stage an African-inspired adaptation of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry's [...]

When In Doubt, Say Darling – Darling – Review by Chris Sutton

By | 2nd November, 2018|

Pieter-Dirk Uys’s great skill is his ability to think deeply, write succinctly and present superbly. I don’t think that calling him a genius is far-fetched and his latest show reinforces his standing as one of [...]

“One Sees Clearly Only With The Heart”

By | 1st November, 2018|

The Little Prince supports Movember Durban DUT, Courtyard Theatre: 1 - 3 November An adaptation of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry's classic French fable, The Little Prince comes to Durban’s DUT Courtyard Theatre for a short run [...]

By | 30th October, 2018|

Thank you, dear Leah Reed, for your sparkling interview with Pieter Dirk Uys on DYR this morning. It was such a great chat! You can catch Uys tonight and tomorrow (Wed) at the Hex in [...]

Guestroom

By | 26th October, 2018|

Guestroom: You arrive, you look around, you start to unpack. The room is prepared for you, you move in for a while. Guest and host meet. They chat, they report, they ask, they sit together, [...]

Cinderella

By | 18th October, 2018|

Elizabeth Sneddon Theatre: 7 Dec- 6 Jan DURBAN: This year’s Kickstart annual festive season family pantomime is a magical, brand new production of everybody’s favourite fairy tale about the kitchen maid with the heart of [...]

The Little Prince Celebrates His 75th Anniversary

By | 18th October, 2018|

“One sees clearly only with the heart” The Little Prince celebrates his 75th anniversary Durban DUT, Courtyard Theatre: 1 - 3 November An adaptation of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry's classic French fable, The Little Prince comes [...]

When In Doubt, Say Darling!

By | 4th October, 2018|

A new entertainment with Pieter-Dirk Uys ....and other darlings. Hexagon theatre, Pmb: 30, 31 Oct / 6, 7 Nov Sneddon Theatre, UKZN, Durban: 1,2,3,4 / 8, 9,10,11 Nov. The newest Pieter-Dirk Uys show – When [...]

“Boundaries”

By | 28th September, 2018|

A season of contemporary dance Directed by Mdu Mtshali / Choreographed by Mdu Mtshali and Tshediso Kabulu Courtyard Theatre, DUT: 3-5 October at 7pm Durban University of Technology’s (DUT) Drama and Production Studies Department presents [...]

Picture Perfect Hilton Arts Festival

By | 17th September, 2018|

Hilton College: 14 – 16 September 2018 Picture-perfect weather, bumper crowds and great art, music and theatre were enjoyed at the 26th annual Hilton Arts Festival taking place in the Midlands over the weekend. Atypically [...]

A Curios Man With A Camera

By | 13th September, 2018|

Hilton Arts Festival Hilton College: 14 – 16 September One of the longest running, constantly-evolving exhibitions at the Hilton Arts Festival, the Out of Character exhibition by photographer Harry Lock can be seen in the [...]

Review Of Shall We Dance by Chris Sutton

By | 11th September, 2018|

The 26th edition of Shall we Dance, hosted by ECR's Damon Beard, produced and directed by Neville Letard and Caryl Cusens, is another bumper edition, hosted by the Playhouse which maintains its classic charm despite [...]

All Set For Hilton Arts Festival

By | 8th September, 2018|

Hilton College 14 – 16 September 2018 Everything takes place on the campus of Hilton College – over three days: Friday 14, Saturday 15 and Sunday 16. Get there early - there is often a [...]

Waiting In The Wings

By | 8th September, 2018|

Today is the 52nd International Literacy Day. The UN initiative has a focus on Literacy and Skills Development this year, and dancers Braigen Yunnie (10), Madison Behm (11), Phumzile Zide (12), Ammer Basson (15), Teegan [...]

The Life Of Hiles

By | 6th September, 2018|

Hilton Arts Festival Hilton College: 14 – 16 September One of Durban’s most recognised actors with charming chameleon-like characteristics, Bryan Hiles, has a busy patch ahead of him at the 26th Hilton Arts Festival in [...]

HAF2018 Celebrates International Literacy Day

By | 5th September, 2018|

Hilton Arts Festival celebrates Literacy Hilton College: 14 – 16 September This Saturday marks the 52nd International Literacy Day that will be celebrated globally, sharing the awareness and need for literacy, the 26th Hilton Arts [...]