Posts – Arts & Entertainment

Walala Wasala, so get to The State Theatre!

  • 24 November 2015

Walala Wasala, meaning “You snooze, you loose”, is exactly what will happen if you don’t book tickets to the State Theatre to see some of their great shows this festive season.


Meet the Bloggers!

  • 11 November 2015

Follow four American bloggers as they journey across the country for what is surely going to be an unforgettable trip. From Johannesburg, all the way down the coast to Cape Town, they’ll be capturing what makes South Africa a truly sought after travel destination.


7 sides of Bloemfontein

  • 22 October 2015

Bloemfontein is probably best known as the judicial capital of South Africa, housing the Supreme Court of Appeal. But there is more to this historic city than the courts. Here are seven things to do in the “city of roses” you might not have known about.


Homo Naledi returns to Wits for further research

  • 21 October 2015

The best of South African artists come out to The Cradle of Humankind to bid farewell to latest fossil find.


SA film contender for Oscar nomination

  • 16 October 2015

South African film Thina Sobabili is a nominee contender for Best Foreign Language Film at the 88th Academy Awards.


'The blanket is life'

  • 30 September 2015 by Carina van Wyk

Aranda Textile Mills, a huge blanket-manufacturer in Randfontein on Johannesburg’s West Rand, wants to turn traditional Basotho blankets into a fashion item around the world.


Joburg nightlife

  • 19 September 2015 by Camilla Kohlmeyer

Johannesburg is a multifaceted city, often described as the powerhouse of Africa. During the day it is all work, but at night this city likes to play. The choice of nightlife is impressive – from authentic South African bars and glamorous dancing clubs, to historic pubs and restaurants, Joburg is not only South Africa’s commercial capital, but its entertainment capital too.


Popular pics on Instagram this week: wildlife, views and street art

  • 10 September 2015 by Lethabo-Thabo Royds

We love all the fantastic Igers using #MeetSouthAfrica to share their photos of our country. Here are the top images shared on our account in the past week ...


Aloe Valley Meander – fun for the whole family

The Aloe Valley Meander offers a day of family attractions in close proximity to Johannesburg and Pretoria ...