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PSFA Blisters for Bread 2016

PSFA Blisters for Bread 2016

28 August 2016
Venue: Sea Point Promenade

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Monday Night Magic

Monday Night Magic

1 August to 3 October 2016
Venue: Cape Town Magic Club

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2016 Cape Homemaker’s Expo

2016 Cape Homemaker’s Expo

15 to 18 September 2016
Venue: CTICC

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Talks & Tours

Body Worlds Vital

Body Worlds Vital

9 August to 23 October 2016
Venue: Watershed, V&A Waterfront

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Storyteller Dinner: Colin Bell

Storyteller Dinner: Colin Bell

Venue: One&Only Cape Town

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Storyteller Dinner: Chris Bertish

Storyteller Dinner: Chris Bertish

Venue: One&Only Cape Town

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Bands & Nightlife

From Broadway to Jazz

From Broadway to Jazz

29 July 2016
Venue: Alliance française du Cap

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Andalucian Nights

Andalucian Nights

19 to 23 July 2016
Venue: Kalk Bay Theatre

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Jenny and The Jameses

Jenny and The Jameses

13 August 2016
Venue: The Cottage Club

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Classical Music & Jazz

Queen Madosini Bow Conversations

Queen Madosini Bow Conversations

22 to 24 July 2016
Venue: UCT Hiddingh Hall

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Mixed Doubles: An evening of Concertos

Mixed Doubles: An evening of Concertos

11 August 2016
Venue: Baxter Concert Hall

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Avanti Duo at St Andrew’s

Avanti Duo at St Andrew’s

23 July 2016
Venue: St Andrew’s Presbyterian Church

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Theatre, Film, Comedy

Cold Case – Revisiting Dulcie September

Cold Case – Revisiting Dulcie September

9 & 10 August 2016
Venue: Artscape Arena

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Puppet Guy

Puppet Guy

23 & 24 September 2016
Venue: Baxter Theatre Centre

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Pay Back the Curry

Pay Back the Curry

30 August to 10 September 2016
Venue: Kalk Bay Theatre

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Family & Kids

Stellenberg Gardens Open Day

Stellenberg Gardens Open Day

12 & 13 November 2016
Venue: 30 Oak Avenue, Kenilworth

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Dinos Alive

Dinos Alive

18 November 2016 to 8 January 2017
Venue: Cape Gate Mall

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MamaMagic, The Baby Expo

MamaMagic, The Baby Expo

28 to 30 October 2016
Venue: Cape Town International Convention Centre

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Current Reviews

Review: Cape Town City Ballet – The Vortex

Review: Cape Town City Ballet – The Vortex

| July 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

Cape Town City Ballet’s staging of The Vortex at Theatre on the Bay not only has the power to evoke real emotion but is unlike any ballet I have seen before.

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Review: Let Your Heart Be Heard

Review: Let Your Heart Be Heard

| April 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

The show opened with Amathongo, a contemporary Afro-jazz ensemble led by Cape jazz maestro, Hilton Schilder on keys, featuring the sombre yet soothing Eastern Cape songstress and uhadi (bow) player Indwe – the reigning ‘princess’ of traditional Xhosa folk music. Almost immediately I was reminded of Dollar Brand’s Manenburg, Miriam Makeba’s ‘Sophiatown and ‘Queen’ Madosini’s Transkei and I wondered how Amathongo could make me feel as if I were in all three places at the same time.

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Review: Kendall Buster at Commune.1

Review: Kendall Buster at Commune.1

| June 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

“It is interesting to spot how the artist’s fascination for architectural structures – and how they embrace, shelter, and frame their occupants – is tempered with her interest for biological morphologies, as seen in the visionary form of her sculptures and prints.”

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