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EXCITING 2016 FOR STATE THEATRE

The South African State Theatre in Pretoria is promising a year of thrilling and diverse productions in 2016 and into 2017. In addition to this, Artistic Director Aubrey Sekhabi has brought in two exciting new appointments. “We have employed a new CEO, Dr. Sibongiseni Mkhize, who is already a big player in the arts, culture and heritage sector. I have …

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JOZIBURG MARKET

Christmas with Gauteng Opera: 15 December December 15 promises to be a fun evening at the Joziburg Market at The Sheds@1Fox. Enjoy scrumptious food from our many food and deli stalls. Browse the Assemblage art exhibition in our Arcade Gallery as well as our selection of craft and design stalls. In between sit down for four sets of Christmas music …

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MITSUBISHI GETS BEHIND THE MUNGA

Breaking News! Mitsubishi Motors is excited and proud to announce its partnership with Munga as the vehicle supplier for the inaugural Munga Mountain bike race. The Munga is more than a mountain bike race? just like Mitsubishi is more than just a car! Both brands are obsessed by an adventure fueled lifestyle and a craving for doing things differently where …

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FROG IDENTIFICATION APP

Identify that frog with the new Frogs of Southern Africa app. Calling all nature lovers, amateur froggers, students and professional scientists – this unique frog identification app is for you! Authored by zoology professor Louis du Preez and environmental consultant Vincent Carruthers, Frogs of Southern Africa is the definitive tool that every nature lover needs for easy and accurate frog …

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WARNER MUSIC GRAMMY NOMINATIONS

FULL NOMINEE LIST RECORD OF THE YEAR “Thinking Out Loud” – Ed Sheeran (Also, “Uptown Funk” – Mark Ronson ft. Bruno Mars) SONG OF THE YEAR “See You Again” – Wiz Khalifa ft. Charlie Puth “Thinking Out Loud” – Ed Sheeran BEST POP SOLO PERFORMANCE “Thinking Out Loud” – Ed Sheeran BEST POP DUO/GROUP PERFORMANCE “See You Again” – Wiz …

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ASSEMBLAGE POP UP EXHIBITION

Rounding off the year with some exciting Pop up shops and events… Assemblage is excited to invite you to the last Pop Up Exhibition for the year. We will be featuring the works of various artists at the oldest warehouse in Johannesburg, 1 Fox The Sheds. Join us every Saturday and Sunday between 10am and 5pm and on 15 December …

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THE BEST FICTION OF 2015

There were rich pickings from a host of top names including Kate Atkinson, Jonathan Franzen and Margaret Atwood. Plus we said goodbye to Terry Pratchett’s Discworld and revisted Harper Lee’s Scout Finch ‘A pretty decent effort” … By Justine Jordan This was the year that fiction made headlines. To Kill a Mockingbird was a world-altering debut followed by 55 years …

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BIG BOOK BRUNCH WITH JENNY AND CO.

Some of you are coming to our BIG BOOK BRUNCH on Saturday 5th, and you’ll have in front of you not only little goodies but a list of my Books of the Year – Jenny & Co. One of you will walk away with a massively heavy basket of ALL the books on the list – but only if you …

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JUANITA DU PLESSIS

Juanita du Plessis’ fans will be elated to hear she is back with a new hit –album, ‘Toe staan die wêreld stil’, consisting of 17 tracks of a broad variety and unique sound that Juanita is known and loved for. The album achieved gold status with more than 25 000 units sold and is bordering platinum status. Du Plessis will …

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JOSH GROBAN: STAGES

Josh Groban’s M-Net Special. If you’re like us, you’re counting down the days until Josh Groban arrives in Mzansi for his 2016 Stages World Tour in April next year. Luckily for us, the folks at M-Net will be screening Josh’s special ‘Stages’ TV show on the 17th of December at 19h30. Here, Josh performs all the songs from different musical …