Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Back to Broadway: gallery

ELPAC brought audiences "Back to Broadway" this weekend with a jam packed musical theatre revue. Incorporating pieces from some of the best Broadway and...

Diwali Fair to light up The Venue at weekend

HOSTED by the East London Hindu society, the fifth Diwali Fair will be taking place this weekend at The Venue at Hemingways Mall. This year...

EL all shook up over Elvis classics fundraiser for Cansa

FOR its third year running, Harvey World Travel East London presents the Cancer Association of South Africa (Cansa) fundraising concert, taking place this weekend...

Get into gear for Superhero Fun Run action

DRESS as your favourite superhero and join the fun for a good cause in the Vincent Park Superhero Fun Run on Sunday. Vincent Park shopping...

Taking fans ‘Back to Broadway’

THE East London Performing Arts Company (ELPAC) brings a myriad of theatre acts from the biggest Broadway and West End musicals to fans at...

Poetry, music, art at Garden Sessions

GARDEN Sessions is back in East London for its eighth edition at the Ann Bryant Art Gallery this weekend. Started by Flowersmile Development eight years...

What’s on the GO! – 5 October

Today The Floradale artists’ Natural Expression exhibition is a celebration of everything to do with natural forms found in the environment. The exhibition is...

It’s down in black and white: Cape Town Color Run goes...

By Dave Chambers Color Run organisers have poured cold water on claims that the drought will force the cancellation of this summer’s Cape Town event. Green Point...

Muso Matross ready to rock his fans at Legends Showcase

O’BRIAN Matross performs live at Legends Showcase on Saturday at 7pm. Matross is a East London-born singer, song-writer and record producer whose repertoire comprises a...

I got into a dark space, says Jimmy Nevis on nearly...

BY KYLE ZEEMAN It has been three years since musician Jimmy Nevis last released an album but as he prepares for the release of a brand...

DJ Black Coffee has bagged ANOTHER international award!

By TshisaLIVE DJ Black Coffee has raised the South African flag high once more after he scooped the Best Deep House DJ trophy at the 2017...

What’s on the GO! – 21 September

Today The University of the Third Age (U3A) caters to people of a so-called “mature age”, from about 50 to 90, who have a...

Bantwini to launch new album in EL

IF YOU feel fresh and in the mood to move your body, then put on your dancing shoes and get ready to party the...

Artists use awards to highlight African women’s pain

By MARY CORRIGALL African female artists’ demand for change was a recurring theme at the Absa L’Atelier exhibition, writes Mary Corrigall Women are treated like cattle....

25th Annual Caltex Sole Destroyer: gallery

In spite of the rain, mud and general gloomy weather, over 500 runners took part in the 25th annual Caltex Sole Destroyer early on Sunday...

Star thrilled to host Mzantsi fest

By Poliswa Plaatjie-Sejosing Mdantsane-born singer, dancer and actor Yasirah is coming back home this weekend to host the annual Mzantsi Cultural Festival. The show takes place this...

Bonang Matheba: I hit rock bottom in 2012

BY TSHISALIVE Bonang Matheba has opened up about a tumultuous 2012 - the year she laid assault charges against her then boyfriend, Euphonik and later...

iThemba Ranch Hoedown: gallery

The iThemba Ranch Hoedown took place on Saturday evening at Buffs Club. Complete with a mechanical bull, country music, line dancing and live entertainment,...

Ballet Magnificat! at the Guild Theatre: gallery

America's premier Christian dance company, Ballet Magnificat!, performed their most popular and longest touring ballets, Deliver Us!, at the Guild Theatre this weekend. On their...

Hugh Masekela postpones Riky Rick collab for eye surgery

By TimesLIVE Legendary musician Hugh Masekela has postponed several work commitments as the musician is set to undergo eye surgery next week. Bra Hugh‚ as he is...

Pull up for that WOW factor

Popular car show caters for all SATURDAY September 30 will see the 13th annual Wizards on Wheels (WOW) show taking place at Port Rex School. The...

Border karters rev up the track

Smith on a roll at club champs GEOFF STEPHEN ROUND 5 of the Border Karting Club championships took place on Saturday and some more high-paced action...

Of war and a song

The East London Cantata Choir presents ‘Wartime Favourites’ on Sunday at 4pm at the St John’s Anglican Church in Lower Oxford Street. The conductor will...

Wheelie good

Motorcycle clubs and riders came out in their numbers to support the Bikers Breakfast in aid of the East London SPCA recently. Pictured are...

Border Blacktips reel in Challenge Shield again

Weather, fish ‘come to the party’ THE RASSPL Border Blacktips rock and surf angling team held their fourth competition of the season along the beautiful...

What’s on the GO! – 14 September

Today Are you ready to join our motivated group? The University of the Third Age (U3A) caters to people of a so-called “mature age”,...

World-renowned ballet of Moses’s life for Guild

AMERICA’S premier Christian ballet company, Ballet Magnificat! will present Deliver Us! at the Guild Theatre this weekend. Founded in 1986, the Jackson, Mississippi-based company brings...

Local band going places opening for UK band Bastille

High note for Opposite the Other LOCAL alternative pop band Opposite the Other have achieved one success after the other over the last year. Most recently,...

Halala! Trevor Noah wins his first Emmy

By TshisaLIVE SA-born comedian Trevor Noah walked away with his first Emmy this weekend at the award’s Creative Arts ceremony in LA‚ taking the top prize...

The Step Ahead Dance Academy takes the stage: gallery.

At the weekend the Step Ahead Dance Academy performed an adaptation of Shrek and showcased various dance styles in the form of a Dance...

Classic ballet still a treat

Last week the Joanna Wright School of Ballet performed ‘Beauty and the Beast’ to a sold-out audiences at almost every performance at the Guild...

Crazy fan encounters & fun times on stage – Sho Madjozi’s...

Rapper Sho Madjozi's unique Tsonga tracks have made it possible for her to live out her dream of sharing a stage with local and...

Top show to celebrate 20 years

  The Merrifield Prep School and College put on a spectacular showcase arts and culture talent at the school. The show, ‘Unstoppable’, held at the...

Ncera hosts macadamia festival

THE Ncera Macadamia Harvest Festival takes place tomorrow and Saturday. The festival will be held in Ncera near Kaysers Beach. The site allows visitors to...

What’s On the GO! – 7 September

Today ● Are you ready to join our motivated group? The University of the Third Age (U3A) caters to people of a so-called “mature age”,...

Selborne take centre stage

THE Selborne College Dramatic Society recently took part in the national ATKV Tienertoneel play competition in Port Elizabeth, winning the Eastern Cape title with...

Teacher develops module to be taught at schools

Percussionist drums up support TALENTED local percussionist Siyabulela Sifatyi has been facilitating percussion workshops for Eastern Cape Creative Arts subject advisers this week, developing his...

The Step Ahead Dance Academy takes the stage

THE Step Ahead Dance Academy presents an adaptation of Shrek which will be running from tonight until Saturday at the Guild Theatre. The production promises...

‘Public editor’ proposed to open up SABC

By BEKEZELA PHAKATHI Right2Know wants society to have a say in content The Right2Know campaign has called for the appointment of a "public editor" at the...

Young DJ to share the stage with Black Coffee in Ibiza

BY KYLE ZEEMAN Three months after scoring a residency at one of the biggest clubs on the party island of Ibiza, Spain, DJ Black Coffee...

The Joanna Wright School of Ballet’s Beauty and the Beast

This past weekend the Joanna Wright School of Ballet performed the Beauty and the Beast to a sold out audience at almost every performance...

Popular TV show auditions for presenter in E London

By Poliswa Plaatjie-Sejosing The popular Mzansi Magic show Our Perfect Wedding brings its first public auditions to East London tomorrow at Premier Hotel Regent. The reality show,...

Jikileza Festival will be day of fine family fun

THE Wild Coast Jikeleza Festival will again enthral the senses of both young and old when it takes place this weekend at the Inkwenkwezi...

Anglers line up for fishing event

Border Blacktips host outing at Hamburg, Birha THE Border Blacktips RASSPL (Rock And Surf Super Pro League) team will be hosting their fourth Rock n...

What’s on the GO! – 31 August

Today ●Art lecturer Barry Gibb will have a Powerpoint presentation on “Paul Gauguin: Artist of the South Seas” at the Ann Bryant Art Gallery’s main...

Lifestyle event to rock stadium

MATHOLENI Events will bring cars, food, fashion and great music together under one roof at the Buffalo Park Cricket Stadium this weekend. The event, known...

Vusi Nova’s eyes being tested for permanent damage following horror hijacking

By Kyle Zeeman Award-winning musician Vusi Nova has faced another setback in his battle to recover from being abducted by hijackers last week‚ after an eye...

Cambridge church bazaar

  On Friday (September 1) the Dutch Reformed Church in Cambridge will host their bazaar at 4pm at the church, on the corner of French...

Berea Baptist Church presents another Spring Musicale

ON SUNDAY (3 September), Berea Baptist Church will present another wonderful evening of sacred music titled “Spring Musicale”, arranged by Ralph Weyer and Des...

A lead role in a film and more: Thembisa Mdoda on...

By Chrizelda Kekana After winning big at the Mzansi Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards‚ Thembisa Mdoda is confident she left Our Perfect Wedding on a high and aims to get even...