Saturday, April 20, 2019

Casper’s all ‘Alive & Vrolik’ at The Venue

HEMINGWAYS Casino, East London’s premier destination, is proud to present the much-anticipated Casper De Vries show, Alive & Vrolik, set to take place at...

Hospice cyclists show grit

AS IF the gruelling 300km trek from Port Elizabeth to East London is not difficult enough, Mother Nature had to add heat and gale-force...

Youth to show off skills at arts festival

LOCAL author Cinga Dyala and the World of Art Movement are hosting the Inkcubeko Yomntwana Arts Festival, on July 27 to July 29 at...

Writers, poets can win prizes, get published in competition

EDIT: Banking details have been updated Non-profit organisation Whisper from the Heart Poetry Club is hosting their annual writing competition, Poetry International 2019, and is...

Long-awaited Porsche Parade returns to East London

THE strong connection between Porsche Clubs around the world is cemented through their shared experience of one of the brand’s most beloved events, the...

EC six battle for top ‘OPW’ spot

By Poliswa Plaatjie-Sejosing The next Our Perfect Wedding presenter will be from the Eastern Cape – that is guaranteed, as all six finalists hail from the...

EL to host Queer Spring Festival

The third annual Queer Spring Festival takes place on Saturday at Drifters Theme Park in East London. “The number of participants attending the festival has...

Garth Taylor to strum it up for CHOC at Guild

UPDATE: The original article published in the GO! & Express had the date of the event as Sunday June 24. The event actually takes...

Pantomime show auditions

Aspiring actors and actresses are encouraged to audition for an upcoming pantomime show on Saturday. The show is scheduled for December this year. Organisers are looking...

Strauss&Co is coming to town

SPECIALISTS from Strauss&Co will be visiting East London on Monday to conduct obligation-free valuations of paintings, sculpture, silver and Chinese porcelain. They will be at...

Prepare to exercise funny bone: Curtains all set to rise tomorrow...

The City of Saints is being draped in red, white and blue as it prepares to usher in thousands of people for the biggest...

Controversial movie gets nod

By Poliswa Plaatjie The controversial Xhosa initiation film Inxeba (The Wound) hits cinemas nationwide next week on Friday and East London movie fanatics will get an...

Fun activities at Jikeleza

The 17th annual Wild Coast Jikeleza Festival came to a close over the weekend after a week-long hosting of fun activities at Inkwenkwezi Private...

What’s on the GO – 13 July

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

New Netflix series is more hit than miss

Love, Death, & Robots represents another addition to Netflix’s impressive push for experimental indie content. The last few years have seen the streaming service move...

Data-friendly YouTube Go launches in SA

Love watching videos on YouTube but hate how it chows your data? Well then this is good news for you. Google launched YouTube Go in...

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,...

What’s on the GO!

Today ● The East London slot car club will have racing every Thursday evening from 7pm. Come and see the little miniature slot cars on...

Ex- Hudson heads tell its rich story in new book

Both schools realised the potential, despite an unsure start IN CELEBRATION of Hudson Park’s rich history and achievements over the last 110 years, ex-principals Trevor Webster...

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...

Church to take centre stage

Joyous Celebration headline act at Take Me to Church gospel fest EASTERN Cape people can look forward to a fun and blessed day in October...

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...

Zodwa to strut her stuff at Mr and Miss UFH

By Sino Majangaza Popular dancer Zodwa Wabantu will make her debut appearance in the Eastern Cape when she entertains students at the Mr and Miss University...

Muvhango staff member in court for allegedly stealing millions from production

By TshisaLIVE - An employee of Muvhango appeared in court this week after being arrested for allegedly stealing over R3-million from the show’s petty cash. According to Sowetan‚...

Complex reality of Nahoon story

NAHOON has become a magical word for generations of beachgoers, surfers, business owners and holiday makers but few are privy to the history of...

NSRI hosting open day this weekend

The East London branch of the National Sea Rescue Institute (NSRI) will be hosting its open day on Saturday November 17 at their headquarters,...

DRAMA DUO

Gonubie High School, Queenstown Girl’s High School (GHS), Aliwal North High School, Selborne College, Hudson Park High, Grens Hoerskool and Stirling High Schools have...

Just how strong is South Africa’s love for braai?

Nothing unites South Africans like a braai and good meat. So much so that National Heritage Day is also celebrated as “National Braai Day”. But...

What’s on the GO!

  Today ● Come party and dance to great music with Quentin at the Comrades Bowling Club tonight from 8.15pm till late. Cash bar and kitchen...

Teams Tuff it out in adventure race

Nevarest, Painted Wolf win categories in 150km epic THE abundant “Transkei”, a wild and mystic land drenched in history and promise, proved to be the...

Kurt Darren ready to rock Hemingways

COME see Kurt Darren live as he performs hits from his latest album Sal jy met My Dans? at Hemingways on December 18 at...

Black Panther bags a Global Globe Award nod

The internet is in full celebration mode after Black Panther became the first comic book movie to get a nod at the Golden Globe...

What’s On the GO! – 19 October

Today The University of the Third Age (U3A) meets at the St Andrews Croquet Club hall in Bunkers Hill on the EL Golf Club...

Entries open for Amatola Classic

Legendary car run set to roll in to city this month BOOKINGS are now open for the annual Amatola Classic Car Run, which this year...

What’s On the GO!

Today (Thursday, 26 January) ● The East London slot car club reopens today and will have racing every Thursday evening from 7pm. Come and see...

Valentine’s cabaret on stage for good cause

THE annual Valentine’s Cabaret is back for 11 days of non-stop entertainment and love with the brand new themed cabaret Kiss and Tell. Each year...

Gonubie Protect music fest

GONUBIE Protect Neighbourhood Watch are hosting a music festival this Saturday to raise funds for the installation of security cameras around Gonubie. The volunteer crime-prevention team...

What’s on the GO! – July 27

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”,...

Jaziel Brothers return to wow Hemingways

The singing duo Jaziel Brothers, comprises d of real-life brothers Luthando and Ntobeko Ngcizela, will be bringing their unique sound back to The Venue...

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...

Chance for all to shine in annual Ultimate Performer

IT’S almost time again for the PnA Ultimate Performer, the competition that gives aspiring performers a chance to shine. This year the GO! & Express...

Digital project to sell finest artwork in US

A former East Londoner with an inspiring inclination to promote high-end, handcrafted, beautiful wares that tell an African story, is on the lookout for...

Mall Easter Market to deliver fare treat

FAMILIES looking for a special Easter holiday treat need look no further than the Easter Festival Market taking place this week.   The daily festival, running...

Border stock car racing

Racing enthusiasts gathered at the Summerpride Showgrounds Circuit for V8 King of the Ring and 1660 challenge on Saturday evening. East London was graced...

SA lizard that inspired Tolkien’s Smaug ‘facing extinction’

By Dave Chambers When JRR Tolkien completed his sketch “Death of Smaug” for The Hobbit in the early 1930s‚ he was illustrating a work of fiction....

Rockets fly in for charity

The Peggy Nesta Foundation presents the popular music group, The Rockets, at the Guild Theatre on Saturday. The fund raising event starts at 7pm and...

Sonwa out to get you footloose

GET ready to perfect your fan-kicks and Chainés! East London-born star Sonwa Sakuba is back in town and will be hosting a dance workshop on...

Parlotones enthrall EL audience at the Venue

By Nonsindiso Qwabe The mood was electric at the Venue@Hemingways on Saturday evening as multi-platinum band The Parlotones rocked East London for one night only. Music lovers...

Hypnotic night of fun with Andre back in town

By Nonsindiso Qwabe Andre the hypnotist is in town! … and at the snap of his fingers, you might find yourself embracing a total stranger or...

EL’s Buys to bring her New York act home

By Barbara Hollands New York’s singing African Bee will soon be buzzing back to East London to perform a gig in her hometown after releasing her...