GALLERY Local is lekker photo competition – Some entries from Week...

It's proving to be more and more challenging to pick a winner as the entries received so far are really fantastic. Take a look at...

COMPETITION CLOSED Entries now open for Week 5 (Final Week) of...

“Local is Lekker” is the theme of the GO! & Express Amateur Photographic Competition being run this Tourism and Heritage Month in partnership with...

‘Artifex’ also being staged at Guild Theatre

Due to the resounding success of its performance at the Alexander Playhouse recently, Artifex will be showing at the Guild Theatre for one night...

GALLERY Local is lekker photo competition – Some entries from Week...

Without a doubt, we really are blessed to live in such a beautiful part of the world. The wide variety of photo's submitted for Week...

COMPETITION CLOSED – WIN – 1 of 2x sets of Double...

2021 marks the centenary of the legendary jazz composer, Alan Silinga. Silinga is the original composer of the nationally renowned jazz classic, Ntyilo Ntyilo, internationally...

‘DUET’ celebrates shared journeys through music

DUET is a theatrical music show that celebrates the powerful impact that duets have had over audiences since the turn of the 20th Century. The...

GALLERY Local is lekker photo competition – Some entries from Week...

Take in the wonders of our world as you click your way through these awesome photo's as submitted for the first week of the...

Catch Dramsoc’s new production at Alexander Playhouse

The Dramatic Society of East London (Dramsoc) is currently presenting their latest project, Artifex, at the Alexander Playhouse, which will run until September 4. Inspired...

Salute to dedicated EMS Workers

Most times Logan has seizures, real-life superhero Paul Fick is on hand to help as a first responder “Bee-baa! Bee-baa! Here comes an ambulance to...

COMPETITION CLOSED:Win tickets to ‘La Bohème’ at Guild Theatre

The GO! & Express is offering one lucky winner a set of double tickets to see the Cape Town Opera’s performance of La Bohème...

Local musician’s new single celebrates ‘atypical’ bond

EL musician Jordan Dysel is proud to release his new single, Atypical, which dropped on Friday. “I wrote it from my perspective of a new...

Local record label’s talent search was big success

East London-based record label Vovee Music Productions hosted their Living the Dream talent search at Ntabankulu in Alfred Nzo District Municipality last week. The competition,...

Good times planned at Buffs Club

With its perfect view of Buffalo Park, Buffs Club in Bunker's Hill has been a popular location to relax while enjoying the many thrilling...

Bongeziwe Mabandla set to wow locals

Award-winning singer Bongeziwe Mabandla will be performing two shows at the East London Guild Theatre on Sunday May 2. Mabandla's love of music started early...

Buzz on over to Vincent Park’s Bee Museum

There's a big buzz at Vincent Park Shopping Centre, thanks to the opening of their new Bee Museum which will be running until May...

Meet SA’s biggest pumpkin

SHONISANI TSHIKALANGE A vegetable grown outside Willem le Grange’s Mossel Bay home has become a record-breaker after weighing in at a massive 867.5kg. Le Grange won...

SA reacts to adjusted lockdown level 1 for Easter weekend

UNATHI NKANJENI Tuesday's “family meeting” with President Cyril Ramaphosa has been met with mixed reactions following the announcement of tweaked restrictions to lockdown level 1. Ramaphosa...

Struggling actors feel abandoned by government

MASEGO MAFATA Originally published on GroundUp When the first lockdown was announced in March last year, theatres across the country went dark. A number of theatres...

Catch Sonwa Sakuba Institute’s latest performance this weekend

The latest production from the Sonwa Sakuba Institute of the Performing Arts, Hidden Voices, will be taking place at Hemingways Mall from Friday February...

Social media reacts to PE name change

CEBELIHLE BHENGU The decision to rename Port Elizabeth Gqeberha has met with mixed reaction on social media. Some have welcomed the change, while others are still...

Musicians collaborate on ‘Corona’ to spread the word

Organisers of the SA Music Week (SAMW) have come up with a unique way to encourage citizens to follow proper health and safety measures. They...

‘Long Gone Gulch’ is Wild West fun for all ages

Since this is our first edition for the year, let's start this our review season with some light-hearted fun. Long Gone Gulch is a brand...

Mrs SA finalist hosts fundraiser for Women4Women

‘Fashion Meets Merc - Beauty Meets Benz’ was held at Hemingways Mall, marking the end of 16 Days of Activism Zikhona Ngxata is the only...

You control the news in ‘Headliner’

The tagline says it all: “What if you control the news?” In Unbound Creations' two-part Headliner series, you play a news editor who has to...

Top tips for travelling with your pets

It's only a few more weeks to go until everyone breaks for the festive holidays and that means people are probably already thinking about...

Blaqverse bringing ‘hope to the hopeless’

East London-born musician Mvikeli Masuku, better known as Blaqverse, is continuing to pursue his musical career to great success. Masuku did an interview with Keith...

Musical reinterprets Joseph’s story

Few could have foreseen that what started out as a 15-minute pop cantata in 1968 would one day become a super hit spanning over...

Win autographed copy of local author’s book

The Campbells will hold two talks at St Nicholas United Church, Beacon Bay ARTIST, cartoonist and author, Elizabeth (Liz) Campbell (née Robertson) is the author...

Adventure awaits you at Christmas market at Hope

Situated just off Voortrekker Road in Summerpride is Hope Schools, an independent Christian school whose name couldn’t be more fitting. “Constrained by the love of...

COMPETITION CLOSED – Win tickets to see Andre

Back by popular demand, East London’s favourite Andre the hilarious hypnotist will be back in town for what will have to be his absolute...

‘A Short Hike’ is a relaxing, meditative game

The charming indie game, A Short Hike, created by Adam Robinson-Yu maybe appear relatively uncomplicated, but kept me captivated for a good couple of...

Damon dreams of New York stage

Artist calls for help to attend IMTA Convention Aspiring young East London actor Damon Briceland recently returned from the 10th Annual International Arts Talent Showcase...

Hilarious hypnotist back by popular demand

When Andre the Hilarious Hypnotist returned to East London recently, it was with the aim of completing his final season prior to emigrating to the...

Upcoming show to ease our lockdown tension

The Alexander Playhouse in East London will be hosting a new performance from November 20 to 21 which, according to organiser Helena Archer, aims...

WATCH Hypnotic Hilarity with Andre

ANDRÉ - the ever-popular and hilarious hypnotist - recently returned to East London for his 28th show prior to his departure for England in the...

Film explores famous trial of the ‘Chicago 7’

The whole world is watching! This chant runs throughout Aaron Sorkin's The Trial of the Chicago 7 and serves as the overall moral of...

COMPETITION CLOSED … Tickets up for grabs to Gino Fabbri’s ‘Fabbricated’

The East London Guild Theatre and the GO! & Express is offering two sets of double tickets to Gino Fabbri's upcoming comedy show 'Fabbricated',...

Night of laughs with Andre the Hilarious Hypnotist

Tuesday night saw the Guild Theatre fill up – or at least as much as is allowed under current lockdown restrictions – as locals...

‘Ash vs Evil Dead’ is a whole lot of gruesome fun

Even in a sub-genre as bloated as zombie horror, there are few franchises as unique as Sam Raimi's Evil Dead. The first film, 1981's...

‘#Alive’ is safe, comfort-food horror

  Sometimes, all you ask of a movie is that it be entertaining. It doesn't need to be particularly deep, or even all that artistically challenging. It...

Win tickets to Andre the Hilarious Hypnotist

Ten lucky readers will each win a set of double tickets to see Andre The Hilarious Hypnotist performing live at the East London Guild Theatre...

It’s Showtime and Competition Time!

ANDRE the Hilarious Hypnotist will once more be performing in East London. This week Thursday, the GO! & Express will bring you news about his...

{GALLERY} Disney comes to East London

DISNEY COMES TO EAST LONDON BRINGING MUSIC MAGIC: The East London Performing Arts Society (ELPAS) hosted the last two performances of their Disney in...

ELPAS ready to share Disney magic

The East London Performing Arts Society (ELPAS) has promised a magical performance on Saturday October 3 when they will be presenting the final two...

‘Social Dilemma’ offers diagnosis but no real cure

“It's plain as day: these services are killing people, making people kill themselves.” This dire warning from former Pintrest president Tim Kendall is probably the...

‘My Octopus Teacher’ an emotional journey based on unusual friendship

There is even more local content this week, this time a brand-new SA film called My Octopus Teacher. Despite the title sounding like a quirky...

New locally produced film ‘Santana’ hits Netflix

For this week’s review, we get to look at another locally produced film. This time, it’s a gritty crime drama titled Santana (no relation to...

Netflix’s ‘Mowgli’ misses the mark

Given just how much of a cultural juggernaut Disney has become, it can be easy to forget that chunks of their most famous animations...

WATCH | ‘Breathtaking moment’ as leopard casually strolls past guests at...

A guest at Singita Ebony Lodge in Mpumalanga experienced a “breathtaking moment” getting close and personal with a leopard. The close encounter with one of...