Lifestyle

Cape Town Flower Show

Cape Town Flower Show

Venue: Castle of Good Hope

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Winelands Bridal Fair

Winelands Bridal Fair

Venue: Spier Wine Farm

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Review: Good Food and Wine Show 2015

Review: Good Food and Wine Show 2015

There was already quite a long queue of people, but the expo absorbed us all effortlessly and it didn’t feel crowded until lunchtime and by then we’d seen and tasted everything to our hearts’ content.

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Talks & Tours

Music Exchange

Music Exchange

8 and 9 September 2016

Market Hall, Grand West, Cape Town

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Groote Schuur and Rhodes Memorial Tour

Groote Schuur and Rhodes Memorial Tour

11 August 2016
Venue: Groote Schuur and Rhodes Memorial

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V&A Waterfront Museum Night

V&A Waterfront Museum Night

Venue: Various

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Theatre, Film, Comedy

PULP

PULP

Venue: The Galloway Theatre

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PULP

PULP

Venue: The Rosebank Theatre, Alma rd

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Mandragora Circus

Mandragora Circus

2 and 3 July 2016

Alexander Bar & Café, 76 Strand Street (Corner Loop), Cape Town

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Family & Kids

MamaMagic, The Baby Expo

MamaMagic, The Baby Expo

Venue: Cape Town International Convention Centre

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Robin Hood at Canal Walk

Robin Hood at Canal Walk

Venue: Canal Walk Shopping Centre

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Constantia Gift Fair 2016

Constantia Gift Fair 2016

2 to 6 November 2016

62 Brommersvlei rd, Constantia, Cape Town

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Current Reviews

Review: The Extraordinary Revelations of Orca the Goldfish

Review: The Extraordinary Revelations of Orca the Goldfish

| April 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

At first I was horrified. This is not the type of theatre a black, pro-African, South African woman wants to be watching. I considered walking out. Just then the story moves into surrealism, dreams, hope, wishes. The audience is hooked. We are caught on the end of the line that is real life, honesty, fantasy and change.

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Review: Strolla Restaurant

Review: Strolla Restaurant

| April 4, 2016 | 0 Comments

Despite its elegance there is a certain sturdiness to the restaurant that can withstand the ravages of children. We took four along with us, aged between 7 and 11. Again, their food was pretty standard fare but they loved the apparent poshness of it all. And their eyes lit up at the dedicated kids’ playroom. Needless to say they spurned the Lego wall and the colouring books and instead, supervised by an enthusiastic childminder, they played ping pong on the Xbox. With a large glass window between the playroom and the restaurant, parents can keep half an eye on their offspring with all the ease of visiting an aquarium.

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Review: Bryan Wallick and the CPO

Review: Bryan Wallick and the CPO

| May 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

To conclude their autumn season, the Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra brought some stormy weather and a programme as varied as Cape Town’s four seasons in a day.

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