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Arts and Culture

The largest showcase of African art in the world

March 15, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Hello Joburgers, how do you top what is already known as the largest showcase of African art in the world? The Mall of Africa and retail tenant Julie Miller Investment Art Institute thinks that technology holds the key. Over the past year, the Mall of […]

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A tale as old as time: Beauty and the Beast at Carnival City

February 27, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

The story of Belle is a classic story of true love that prevails in the end. A must-see for all ages! Carnival City’s Mardi Gras Theatre provides the stage for the O.A.K Youth Theatre’s captivating musical production, Beauty and the Beast in March 2019. The […]

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New pop-up theatre opens: ‘Live at the Balalaika’

February 25, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Hello Joburgers, the famous Protea Hotel by Marriott® Johannesburg Balalaika Sandton celebrates its 70th Birthday this year. It was the only hotel seventy years ago in Sandton and the original venue that hosted live entertainment fifty years ago has now created a Pop-Up Theatre called ‘Live at the Balalaika’. This […]

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Joburg Ballet’s Sleeping Beauty is not to be missed!

February 18, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Hello Joburgers, international guest artists Anaïs Chalendard and Florimond Lorieux will dance the leading roles in three performances of Joburg Ballet’s new staging of The Sleeping Beauty at Joburg Theatre during the upcoming season, running from Friday 29 March to Sunday 7 April. The 10-performance run is made […]

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For the love of Jozi

February 14, 2019, Author: Danita Pilley

A city that’s abuzz with love, life and possibilities, we explore why Johannesburg has quite literally stolen our hearts. There’s no denying the fact that Johannesburg has character, the type of beauty that grows on you day by day until you wake up and truly understand the meaning of unconditional love! Sure, […]

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7 minutes with Candy Tsamandebele

February 14, 2019, Author: Danita Pilley

Born Candy Mosekedi Mokwena and widely known as Candy Tsamandebele, this amazing vocal prowess was born in a musical family at Ga- Sedibeng village, Bolobedu, a village under the revered Rain Queen Modjadji’s leadership in the Limpopo Province. Musically colourful as her name suggests, Candy […]

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Concrete Bling: meet Aleks Ashton

February 1, 2019, Author: Danita Pilley

Aleks Ashton creates bold, award-winning artisanal jewellery for her daring and unique customers. Could you be one of them? Owner of Night Shine Candy, Aleks Ashton was the 2017 runner up in the PPC Jewellery Category and winner in last year’s instalment. This is an […]

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Start the new year with creative flair!

January 8, 2019, Author: Carly Ritz

This is not a new year’s resolution by any means. Hell No! If you want to know what we think about those turn to page 10. Rather this is an appeal to start 2019 with some creative flair, a dash of inspiration and some fun. […]

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Cinderella waltzes into The Teatro at Montecasino

November 13, 2018, Author: Hello Joburg

A dazzling night, a glittering ball, something wonderful is bound to happen when the ultimate fairytale – Joburg Ballet’s production of Cinderella – comes to The Teatro at Montecasino from 14 to 23 December 2018, Hello Joburgers! Marking the company’s first major season at the […]

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The world of digital art … meet Luca Boni

November 6, 2018, Author: Carly Ritz

There’s an authenticity in the work of an artist who is as eccentric as their creations. Luca Boni is one such artist.  The artist once told his parents he wanted to be a vet or would happily drive a yellow taxi. But it seemed that the […]