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HUGH MASEKELA

Kaya FM 95.9 and Bassline Live Present, Jozi’s hottest music night out, presents another iconic show on Friday 14th April as we host the legendary Hugh Masekela live on stage at The Lyric Theatre, Gold Reef City. Originally based at Bassline’s old Newtown venue, the series has happily moved and in doing so, set the bar on entertainment higher than …

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ARTISTS IN SCHOOLS PROGRAMME FESTIVAL

The Sibikwa Arts Centre will come alive between 27 and 29 March, when 38 schools from around Gauteng will come together for the annual Artists in Schools Festival, which is held in partnership with the National Department of Arts & Culture. Inaugurated in 2013, the programme sees artists take up residence-type positions in public schools, where over the course of …

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OUPA LESIBA SIBEKO: BUTOH DANCE

The Art Room is proud to host a stunning collection of photographic works of Johannesburg-based performance artist Oupa Lesiba Sibeko. The exhibition will open at 6pm on Wednesday 15 March. A live performance by Sibkeo will commence at 7pm. The photographic series consists of 14 black & white photographs, signed by the artist and limited to an edition of 10. …

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MODERNIST POP-UP SHOP

We would love to invite you to join us for an exclusive one day only pop-up shop where a unique collection of affordable Modernist Limited Edition prints will be on sale. The prints available were created for the Graphic Club started in the late 60’s by Fred Schimmel. The club was to become one of the most important art collectives …

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THE FULL MORTY

After highly successful seasons of both their hit shows THE FULL MORTY and LIVE JUKEBOX, and the demand to bring the shows back, Ginger Cube Productions are doing just that and giving audiences a double dose of fun over one weekend with the re-staging of BOTH shows – for one night only – on Friday 31 March (The Full Morty) …

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JAGVELD

The highly anticipated new Afrikaans action movie JAGVELD (“Hunting field” – with English subtitles) – written by the renowned master of the thriller genre, Deon Meyer – is wrapping its nationwide tour with a special outdoor screening of the film on a massive screen at Bidvest Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg this Saturday, 18 March 2017 from 17:00. JAGVELD stars Leandie …

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MIRIAM TLALI

The late Miriam Tlali was the first black woman to publish a novel in South Africa. She died on 24 February 2017. Tlali was 83 years old. In his tribute to the late renowned novelist, Miriam Tlali, Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa described her as a literary legend and a trailblazer. “Those of us who have met Mama Miriam …

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HARRY KALMER: A THOUSAND TALES OF JOHANNESBURG

A Thousand Tales of Johannesburg, a city like no other. The spell-binding new novel by South African playwright and author Harry Kalmer, A Thousand Tales of Johannesburg, describes Africa’s greatest city as a living, breathing character. Spanning a century, the book covers the best and worst moments in Joburg’s lifetime. “The one thing about Joburg is how interconnected everyone is,” …

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ROUTE 62

South Africa’s Route 62 is world’s best road trip. The scenic Route 62, between Cape Town and Oudtshoorn, has been named by CNN Travel as the world’s best road trip destination. Here are five must-see stops along the legendary Western Cape route. A CNN Travel poll, as voted by tourists and travel journalists, puts the scenic and fun-filled road between …

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RAND SHOW: DESIGN PAVILION

An initiative to put South African design on the global map as well as making good design accessible to all. South Africa is making its mark in original design, but it is still only appreciated and shared to a very select market. The aim of Johannesburg Design Week is to take design to a broader audience and ultimately make good …