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BRYAN ADAMS

Big Concerts confirmed today that Bryan Adams will be returning to South Africa performing in four cities as part of his Get Up World Tour. Don’t miss the chance to see Bryan Adams performing all his hits live starting in Johannesburg on 9th December at the Ticketpro Dome, 10th December at the Sun Arena, Time Square, Pretoria, 12th December at …

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BONJOUR MONSIEUR BREL

After a successful South African tour JANNIE DU TOIT will present his much loved production, BONJOUR MONSIEUR BREL at the Auto & General Theatre on the Square in Sandton for a season from the 4th – 6th July. In this production Jacques Brel’s famously imaginative texts are sung in four languages ​​and accompanied by a musical ensemble of the highest …

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SASOL NEW SIGNATURES

There are just over two weeks to go until the entries close for the Sasol New Signatures art competition, which is aimed at South African artists above the age of 18. The prestigious contest is the longest running competition of its kind in South Africa and a platform to unearth and showcase local artists to the art-loving public. Launched in …

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GUITAR GIANTS

Father’s Day concert. This Sunday in the NIROX Sculpture Park amphitheatre: Steve Newman’s Tananas with the additional vocal prowess of Lu Dlamini. Greg Georgiades features on guitars, oud and bazouki; joined by tabla ace Ashish Joshi. Sibusile Xaba’s trio fresh from their tour of Europe and the United Kingdom. Lerato Lichaba returns to our stage with flautist extraordinaire Tubatsi Moloi. …

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LOUISE ALMON AT CANDICE BERMAN GALLERY

“I have developed the technique of my multi layered monotypes over many years”, says Louise Almon, “it is a technique of applying oil based ink onto a large surface of glass and lifting off the colour, layer by layer and allowing the colour to dry between each lift off. Once I have a number of layers of colour, I roll …

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PIERNEEF IN PARADISE

Painted by JH Pierneef in 1955, the spectacular A View Across Fisherman’s Cove, Seychelles will be offered at estimates of R2,500,000 – R3,000,000 at Aspire Art Auctions’ Inaugural Cape Auction on 27 March 2017 at the Avenue in the V&A Waterfront. Accompanying this rare painting are two black and white photographs, one of the original owner with the artist celebrating …

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CHARLIE VUNDLA: THE TRIBE

It’s been a breakout year for black filmmaking with the Oscar’s Best Picture winner, Moonlight, paving the way for stories centred on black masculinity. Both a critical and commercial success, the film brilliantly explores how one’s environment and experiences can shape who that person becomes. On top of that, the Oscars made history this year with the most black winners …

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SYLVIA’S MARKET

Round off your weekend on a relaxing note by visiting Sylvia’s Market for a fun day out with the whole family. Indulge in foodie treats, get a little inspiration while browsing through the craft stalls and enjoy a lovely lineup of entertainment. Sunday is all about relaxing and spending quality time with your loved ones, so why not head to …

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THE PIXIES: ROCK ON THE LAWNS

The ultimate alternative rock band, the PIXIES, are coming to South Africa for the very first time! And they will be performing live at the Rock On The Lawns Music Festival, which – for the first time in Jozi – will be held at Carnival City. Rock On The Lawns Feat. Marking their first visit to SA, the PIXIES will …

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FREEDOM DAY CONCERT

On Freedom Day, FotoZA Gallery will be hosting a unique concert to pay homage to one of South Africa’s world acclaimed photographers, Dr. Peter Magubane. The newly established La Africa opera company will perform a variety concert of well known opera arias, as well as proudly South African anthems such as Mama Thembu’s wedding, Phata Phata and Meadowlands. La Africa …