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Reforest Fest at Platbos Forest

Reforest Fest at Platbos Forest

9 May – 18 May
Venue: Platbos Forest

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The Good Food & Wine Show

The Good Food & Wine Show

29 May – 1 June 2014
Venue: CTICC

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Cook Franschhoek

Cook Franschhoek

13 – 15 June
Venue: Franschhoek Wine Valley

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Talks & Enrichment

Dancing in Other Words Poetry Festival

Dancing in Other Words Poetry Festival

9 – 10 May
Venue: Spier Wine Farm

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Days of the Dinosaur

Days of the Dinosaur

2 – 21 August
Venue: Cape Town International Convention Centre

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Delheim Estate: Wild Mushroom Hunt

Delheim Estate: Wild Mushroom Hunt

16 – 17 June
Venue: Klapmuts Road, off the R44

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Classical Music & Jazz

Raga Fantasy

Raga Fantasy

14 June 2014
Venue: CTICC

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Johann Sebastian Bach: Mass in b-minor (BWV 232) with Andreas Scholl

Johann Sebastian Bach: Mass in b-minor (BWV 232) with Andreas Scholl

2 – 3 May
St. George’s Cathedral
Endler Hall, Stellenbosch Music Conservatory

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Easter Weekend Music at the Waterfront

Easter Weekend Music at the Waterfront

18 – 20 April 2014
Venue: V&A Waterfront Amphitheatre

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Comedy

State of the Nation Address: Loyiso Gola

State of the Nation Address: Loyiso Gola

8 – 16 August 2014
Venue: Baxter Theatre

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The Long Shots Short Rounds

The Long Shots Short Rounds

Every fourth Thursday
Venue: Players Restaurant & Bar

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Cape Town Fringe Festival

Cape Town Fringe Festival

25 September to 5 October 2014
Venue: City Hall and various venues throughout Cape Town and Langa

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Family & Kids

Hippity Hop, Easter is on its way

Hippity Hop, Easter is on its way

19 – 21 April 2014
Venue: The Wall Cottage Eatery

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Magical Easter Egg Hunt

Magical Easter Egg Hunt

20 April 2014
Venue: Table Mountain

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SA National Circus

SA National Circus

18 – 21 April 2014
Venue: Willow Road

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Current Reviews

Playing Master Chef with Matt Manning & One Ingredient

Playing Master Chef with Matt Manning & One Ingredient

| March 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

The best presentation was promised tickets to the next One Ingredient and a bottle of Nitida MCC. A voice piped up from the sea of aprons asking if she could make her own creation to which Manning replied, “No. You do as you’re told. Smiley faces and writing on plates will not win you prizes. You’re on the naughty table.”

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Instinct and Intuition:  ‘From the Heart’ at Christopher Moller

Instinct and Intuition: ‘From the Heart’ at Christopher Moller

| April 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Appreciating the freedom to curate whatever her heart desired, Hodes approached 17 artists whose work either remained in her personal collection, or whose work she responded to… Hodes curated the exhibition in the same manner that she collects art, by use of her intuition and instinct. This resulted in the exhibition compartmentalised into three rooms, an ‘Africa room’, a room that related to themes of ‘death and loss‘ and the ‘looking room’.

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Playing in the Avant Garden

Playing in the Avant Garden

Besides the staged fashion show, there was a more interesting free-range version: many of the models stayed to party in their outfits and the effect was like having swans roam freely among picnickers. In fact one girl looked like the swan princess from a ballet, leaving a glimmer wherever she went in a white ballgown covered with thousands of hand-stitched beads.

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