FREEDOM PARK UNVEILS AMBITIOUS PLANS FOR THE FUTURE By Branny Mthelebofu Freedom Park remains the cornerstone of South African history with its values and artistic version it has kept in its location. In a a recent report by the chairman of the Freedom Park Council Vusi Mchunu, he called on South Africans to join hands…..
Helen Sebidi – “You must be doing something in your life. You can’t just be a person.” Picture By Gary Van Wyk Helen Sebidi, artist and champion for rural women, on location in Johannesburg for her ’21 Icons South Africa’ portrait and short film shoot. Picture By Gary Van Wyk Helen Sebidi,…..
Celebrating a decade of the Black Like Us Art Exhibition Artwork by Junior Fungai Muduviwa Ten years ago when Dr Herman Mashaba (a celebrated entrepreneur and founder of the Black Like Me hair care brand) introduced the inaugural Black Like Us Art Exhibition, even he could not have imagined that the…..
THE JOHANNESBURG YOUTH ORCHESTRA COMPANY presened WINDS OF CHANGE Johannesburg Youth Orchestra By Branny Mthelebofu Mr Sean Kierman, musician and teacher extraordinaire, facilitated the Johannesburg Youth Orchestra Company’s “Why Music? Why Band?” seminar from 2 – 4 August. The weekend concluded with the concert, “Winds of Change” featuring our own Johannesburg Youth Symphonic Wind Band as…..
Egolihood Radio team Backrow from Left: The Love Doctor aka Malose,Branny Smith Front from left: Hot Hazel Mukwevho and Beejay Matsebula Front:Beejay Matsebula, The Love Doctor aka Malose, Lorraine Backrow top: Lucky Maduwa and Hot Hazel Mukwevho
Evolution showcased in new production The TUT production Evolution kicks off in the Breytenbach Theatre on Thursday, 13 June, and ends on Saturday, 22 June. It is the Tshwane University of Technology’s Department of Performing Art’s latest dance production, which forms part of its annual Dance Season which promises to entertain audiences with a showcase of…..
Back by popular demand The Last Show at POPArt Directed by Jemma Kahn Starring Toni Morkel and Roberto Pombo Written by Gwydion Beynon and the cast What happens when Sigmund Freud and Jesus meet Ronald, his mom and their dog — on their last day on earth? Well, it’s cute, but it ain’t pretty… – Matthew…..
!Kauru African Contemporary Art Project launches The !Kauru African Contemporary Art project is in production for the 2013 exhibition that will open at the Pretoria Art Museum on 24 May 2013. The exhibition is titled Cultural Brokerage; Africa Imagined. The !Kauru African Contemporary Art project is in full production for the 2013 exhibition that will open…..
“Uys dons eyelashes and presidents listen.” LA Times AN AUDIENCE WITH PIETER-DIRK EISH! is a tribute to the audiences that have made his forty-year career possible. “Eish! What a ride. Delicious conspiracy of delicious thoughts!’ Cape Argus “Uys’s love of the theatre is contagious.” Cape Times It will be like a United Nations at the braai. Like the…..
(25 April – 5 May 2013 @ The Wits Theatre) On Friday hundreds of Wits students taped their mouths, joined the Silent Protest and marched on Wits Campus to address issues of sexual violence in South Africa. The march followed a series of sexual harassment allegations against staff members in different departments at the university. It’s…..