Posts – Arts & Entertainment

When you're in the mood for a movie in Durban

  • 03 March 2015 by Christine Marot

There are than 50 movie theatres to choose from at major shopping complexes in and around Durban, including the Galleria, Gateway, Musgrave, Suncoast and Pavilion.


5 South African spots you've seen on the big screen

  • 25 February 2015 by Thrishni Subramoney

With its sweeping, panoramic views of mountains, coastlines and grasslands, its bustling cities and its unique citizens, it’s clear that South Africa was made for the big screen – and in recent years, it seems, the international film industry agrees.


I was wowed in Joburg

  • 24 February 2015 by Sasha Hall

The Johannesburg City Sightseeing Red Bus is offering an exciting new route through the Maboneng Precinct. This venture will launch on 1 March 2015.


Orpheus in Africa at the Fugard Theatre

  • 11 February 2015 by Lynnette Johns

Orpheus in Africa, now on at the Fugard Theatre in Cape Town, is a must-see production about the little-known story of a black singing troupe that performed in South Africa during the late 1800s.


Knysna Hope Spot houses world’s largest sculpture created underwater

  • 05 February 2015 by Christine Marot

Guinness World Records verification awaited for massive 312kg sculpture of a seahorse created entirely underwater.


The Garden of Eden – Ardmore Ceramics, KwaZulu-Natal Midlands

Today 60 Zulu artists create unique works of art in workshops at Ardmore Ceramics on a lovely farm by a tumbling river in the heart of the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands.


Art deco is alive and well in Durban – a photo essay

  • 28 January 2015 by Christine Marot

More than 20 buildings in Durban are considered significant examples of art deco architecture, while many lesser-known examples are dotted around older residential areas.


Johannesburg's new-look Rosebank Mall

  • 22 January 2015 by Daphney Mngomeni

Rosebank Mall, one of Johannesburg’s leading shopping and entertainment complexes, recently underwent an upgrade and expansion to cater for an increase in shoppers.


2015, the year of accessible dreams: 12 theatre and music experiences in South Africa

  • 13 January 2015 by Roela Hattingh

Let’s make 2015 the year of at least 12 accessible dreams – for those lucky enough to be in South Africa.


Where to watch films in Cape Town

In South Africa, you may hear the older generation reminiscing about a night out at the ‘bioscope’. This was a popular term for the cinema, and although you don’t hear it being said as much today, a trip to the movies is still a popular pastime here. In Cape Town, you can also find a few independent cinemas, if you are looking for something a little more unusual, or artsy. Grab some popcorn and take a look ...