Posts – Arts & Entertainment

South African short film goes to Los Angeles

  • 03 September 2015 by Quathar Jacobs

South African short film Promise is to make its US premiere on the opening night of the LA Shorts Fest.

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White Mountain Music Festival kicks off in September

  • 27 August 2015 by Christine Marot

Come the end of September, the hills and valleys of Giant’s Castle will reverberate to the acoustic sounds of the 10th White Mountain Music Festival.

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Hennessy celebrates 250 years of fabulous cognac – with fabulous art

  • 22 August 2015 by Willem Steenkamp

Hennessy, the world-famous cognac brand, celebrates its 250th anniversary this year with a special art exhibition that will be shown in only five cities worldwide – and Johannesburg is one of them.

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The capital town for wire cars

  • 14 August 2015 by Sarah Came

In the Karoo, almost in the very centre of South Africa, lies a tiny little dorpie (small town) with a surprising penchant for cars – not F1 cars or vintage cars, but wire cars.

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Designer clothing boutiques in Cape Town

  • 07 August 2015 by Zimkhitha Sulelo

The Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Cape Town once again showcased what South African designers have to offer the world of couture. With the glitz and glamour of fashion week still fresh in our minds we browsed the streets of Cape Town in search of the most unique boutiques and designers with ready-to-wear clothing collections.

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What's on in South African theatres this August

It’s a month of musicals, dramas and more in South African theatres this August.

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South African fashion is 'on the rise'

  • 01 August 2015 by Lethabo-Thabo Royds

Speaking to a few fashion designers and influencers from South Africa and France, it is clear that fashion in South Africa is vibrant, inspiring and full of culture.

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Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Cape Town off to a spectacular start

  • 31 July 2015 by Zimkhitha Sulelo

Every year around this time A-list celebrities and fashion-lovers come together under one roof in a swanky Cape Town venue in anticipation of what top South African designers will reveal for their spring/summer collection.

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Think inside the (27) box(es)

  • 28 July 2015 by Carina van Wyk

Tired of shopping centres that look identical and have the same big chain stores? Looking for unique clothing, home decor, art and food that won’t cost you an arm and a leg? Want to support entrepreneurs with small businesses? Then it’s time to see what’s going on at 27Boxes, a new shopping centre built entirely from shipping containers, in the trendy suburb of Melville in Johannesburg.

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7 must-read contemporary South African novels

When it comes to books, lists are a terrible idea. But we’d rather you read some of the gems that South Africa has to offer than none at all.

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