Lifestyle and entertainment

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The Artscape Theatre presents easter eggs and the Tales of Little Grey Rabbit

2012-02-09 During the Easter holiday the Artscape Theatre will host performances of the Tales of Little Grey Rabbit.

It’s time for the ballet olympics in Cape Town

2012-02-09 The Cape Town International Ballet Competition is the Premier event of its kind on the African Continent, often hailed as the Ballet Olympics.

A new addition to the Storielied production team

2012-02-09 Neo-traditional musician and instrumentalist, Dizu Plaatjies, joins the Storielied production team that will be performing at this year’s Stellenbosch Woordfees en KKNK.

The Gauteng Organisation of Community Art Centres’ focus for 2012

2012-02-09 The Gauteng Organisation of Community Art Centre's motto for 2012 is – there's no business like show business.

A Modern African Fairy Tale

Coenie Kukkuk New writing 2012-02-02

There once was a king in a faraway land who had six wives and twenty-seven legitimate children.

Kat and the Kings comes home to District 6

2012-02-01 Olivier Award-Winning Kat and The Kings set for the Fugard Theatre.

Weense Wals-konsert met Johann Strauss Ensemble Wien

2012-02-01 Enjoy a unique opportunity to experience one of the finest Viennese ensembles.

Buck – A subtle life lesson

Reney Warrington 2012-01-17 Buck (short for Buckshot) Brannaman is the real horse whisperer. The oke Robert Redford phoned.

Traditional hatred

Christina Engela Opinion 2012-01-17

 What an interesting holiday season this has been! Three weeks went by so fast that I once again find myself writing the first article for the new year!

Oepse Daisy recommended for those with itchy feet

Justin Fox 2012-01-16  This new collection of 27 travel sketches takes us on a journey around the globe with master raconteur Johan Bakkes.

Sculpting the Earth eye-catching and soothing

Jenna Burchell 2012-01-13  Jenna Burchell reads Strijdom van der Merwe's new book, Sculpting the Earth

NB wins Gourmand World Cookbook Awards | NB wen Gourmand World Cookbook Awards

2012-01-13  NB Publishers is proud to announce that three of our cookbooks won in their respective categories (in South Africa) in the Gourmand World Cookbook Awards 2011.

NB-Uitgewers is trots om aan te kondig dat drie van ons kookboeke in hul onderskeie afdelings (in Suid-Afrika) in die Gourmand World Cookbook Awards 2011 gewen het.

Exhibition: Tjorts! / Cheers!

2012-01-12  An exhibition of drawings in dialogue around a poem by Danie Marais

Occasions in demand

Susina Jooste 2011-12-15 The huge number of varieties and ingredients on supermarket shelves has changed our eating habits. Fresh salads, herbs and vegetables jostle for space with many local and exotic ingredients. Dishes that appear on our family tables and when we entertain  ...

Top 11 2011: Christina Engela's list of events concerning the LGBTI community

Christina Engela Lifestyle and entertainment 2011-12-15

This is a list of the top 11 events concerning to LGBTI people in SA in 2011. It has been compiled by Christina Engela, a trans-woman who lives in the sunny South African city of Port Elizabeth (known as the Windy City) – a tourist haven with an ...

Top stories from The Pink Tongue

Gary de Klerk Lifestyle and entertainment 2011-12-13

This list has been compiled by Gary de Klerk, editor of The Pink Tongue. The Pink Tongue is Independent Newspapers’ community newspaper for and about South Africa’s gay community. It was launched in 2007 and is a free monthly community ...

A Shot at the Big Time

Janet van Eeden, Naomi Meyer 2011-12-07 Award-winning film-maker and journalist Janet van Eeden has launched a crowd-sourcing campaign for her film A Shot at the Big Time, inspired by the story of her brother, Jimmy, who took his own life rather than fight in the apartheid Border War, a war ...

Tony Cox’s International Guitar Night returns for a second year

Tony Cox, Steyn du Toit 2011-12-07 Tony Cox tells Steyn du Toit why he thinks these two musicians are worth a see.

Dance for All students head for the USA

Philip Boyd, Steyn du Toit 2011-12-07 Four Dance for All (DFA) students have been invited to attend dance workshops in San Francisco and New Jersey this month (December 2011). The CEO of DFA, Philip Boyd, chats to Steyn du Toit about this exciting opportunity.

Nashen Moodley joins the Sydney Film Festival

Nashen Moodley, Janet van Eeden 2011-12-01 Nashen Moodley joins Sydney Film Festival at a time of great strength and growth.