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Press release: Gregory Maqoma’s Cion: Requiem of Ravel’s Boléro at The Baxter | 21 to 23 March 2024

LitNet Lifestyle and entertainment 2024-02-29

Physically charged and visually striking, the work is conceived and choreographed by the internationally renowned Gregory Vuyani Maqoma, and performed by the Vuyani Dance Theatre. It draws inspiration from author Zakes Mda’s novel, Cion, and music from French composer Maurice Ravel’s Boléro. It’s a universal story encompassing the past and the present that champions our ability to band together to share the burden of grief.

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LitNet Nuusbrief 2024-02-29

LitNet: Jou kopiereg

New from Tafelberg: Power and faith: How evangelical churches are quietly shaping our democracy by Pontsho Pilane

LitNet Op die redakteur se lessenaar 2024-02-29

"Are you black, or are you a Christian?" I am too dumbstruck to answer. He asks again, and I remain silent. "I am a black Christian, Pastor." Finally, some words. "I can’t be either, I am both."

Power and faith excavates the question of the church’s role in a progressive society.

New from Melinda Ferguson Books: Upstart by Alexandria Procter

LitNet Op die redakteur se lessenaar 2024-02-29

At 25, Alexandria Procter became SA’s youngest startup tech wunderkind. During her annual break from UCT in 2018, she came up with the idea for DigsConnect, subsequently transformed from being a local student startup addressing the student housing crisis, to catapulting into the global fourth industrial revolution. A deeply inspiring story.

Graad 10: Wiskunde-toets en memo, eerste kwartaal

LitNet Notas, toetse en vraestelle 2024-02-29

Voel jy ongedefinieerd, rasionaal of gelyk aan nul? Nee wat, dis net ’n Wiskunde-vraestel waaruit jy voorlees. Klik hier om die gratis oefenvraestel deur Lee-Ann Langeveld af te laai en leer hoe om al daardie somme se antwoorde uit te werk. Jy sal tien uit tien vir hierdie kwartaal se Wiskunde kry, graad 10-leerder!

Uitnodiging: FilosofieKafee in Wellington – Veronderstel daar is hoop (Fransi Phillips)

LitNet Leefstyl 2024-02-29

FilosofieKafee in Wellington: Fransi Phillips bespreek Vrydag 8 Maart 2024 om 18:30 die vraag: Veronderstel daar is wel hoop vir die wêreld, wat ons sukkel om raak te sien: langs watter weë kan daardie hoop ons hier in ’n donkerder wordende Afrika bereik?

Persverklaring: Wenners – vyfde studentesimposium vir sosiale en geesteswetenskappe

LitNet Die Suid-Afrikaanse Akademie vir Wetenskap en Kuns 2024-02-28

Die Suid-Afrikaanse Akademie vir Wetenskap en Kuns het op 15 en 16 Februarie 2024 die vyfde studentesimposium vir die sosiale en geesteswetenskappe in hibriede formaat aangebied. Die organiseerders van die simposium het uitstekende terugvoer van die beoordeelaars ontvang wat bevestig het dat navorsing in Afrikaans aan universiteite ʼn waardevolle bydrae lewer tot die hoër funksies van Afrikaans en ʼn besonderse bydrae lewer tot die uitbreiding van Afrikaanse vaktaal.

You could win two tickets to Jazz Chronicles of a German in Cape Town, a part of the Endler Concert Series

LitNet Musiek 2024-02-28

The vibrant fusion of German and South African jazz takes centre stage at the Endler Concert Series on Friday, March 1st, 19:00, at the Endler Hall. Renowned German bassist Martin Zenker spearheads this extraordinary concert.

Kroonboek: Bybelblokraaie deur Heidri Mittendorf

LitNet Boeke en skrywers 2024-02-28

Bybelblokraaie bevat 70 blokraaie wat opgelos moet word met leidrade wat in die Bybel nageslaan kan word, asook 10 woordsoeke gebaseer op temas uit die Bybel.

Press release: Exploring democracy through a literary lens during Time of the Writer Festival

LitNet Books and writers 2024-02-28

During the weekend of Saturday and Sunday, 17 and 18 March, attendees are invited to explore the complexities of democracy and the different aspects of what builds a democratic society. This year’s programme features various dimensions of reflection on a free and just society through a literary lens.

Press release: Fleur du Cap Theatre Awards nominees announced

LitNet Lifestyle and entertainment 2024-02-27

“Last year was a year of exceptional theatre,” said Africa Melane, panel chair of the annual Fleur du Cap Theatre Awards, before announcing the finalists last week.

Persverklaring: Beste vriende sing Laurika | KKNK, 29 en 30 Maart 2024

LitNet KKNK 2024-02-27

In Wouter van de Venter en Clinton Waring se terugblik van hul sewe jaar op toer saam Laurika Rauch, van Rustenburg tot die Royal Albert Hall in Londen en van Worcester tot Wembley, word voorheen-nooit-gehoorde-staaltjies en herinneringe van hul orkesjare gedeel.

Press release: Harmony of sight in Gqeberha

LitNet Musiek 2024-02-26

The Heydeburg Philharmonic Orchestra with friends from Gqeberha present Harmony of sight, a symphony for vision. The project is supported by Nelson Mandela University’s Department of Music and Performing Arts.

Persverklaring: Francois van Coke by Die Boer-teater in Durbanville | 12–14 Maart

LitNet Musiek 2024-02-26

Francois van Coke en sy kitaarspeler Richard Onraet is eersdaags te sien by Die Boer-teaterrestaurant in Durbanville: Die gehoor kan uitsien na ’n versameling liedjies van sy solo albums, Van Coke Kartel, Fokofpolisiekar en 'n tentoonstelling of twee van Francois se gunstelingliedjies.

Press release: The Baxter Zabalaza Theatre Festival | 8–16 March 2024

LitNet Lifestyle and entertainment 2024-02-23

The Western Cape’s greatest staging of fresh, innovative developmental theatre – the Baxter Zabalaza Theatre Festival – comes alive with a wide variety of productions, from 8 to 16 March 2024.

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