Post Tagged with: "arts and culture"

Featured, Leisure Activities

Live your best life… without breaking the bank!

Jan 7, 2020, Author: Candice May

You’ve heard it a million times before: Joburg is an incredible city – if you have money. Well, we beg to differ. From brilliant budget restaurants to picnics in some of the prettiest parks, from amazing free art exhibitions to cosy cheap hotels, there are plenty of […]

Arts and Culture

The best art exhibitions you don’t want to miss

Jan 6, 2020, Author: Candice May

With Joburg’s art scene being so prominent yet ever-changing, you don’t want to miss any significant exhibitions this January. So, we’ve rounded up our top art shows and exhibits in the City of Gold to keep you updated with the dizzying array of displays. You’ll […]

Arts and Culture, Featured

True review: Peter Pan on Ice – the real slog to Neverland

Dec 13, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

It’s a make-believe journey that requires rehearsals for nine or more hours a day, six days a week for seven weeks … wow!  READ MORE ON PEOPLE OF JOBURG HERE. Making magic never looked so hard, and understanding the behind-the-scenes prep creates a new respect for this manifestation of […]

Arts and Culture, Featured

Stage your escape – shows to whisk you away

Dec 3, 2019, Author: Amber Richardson

For those of you who aren’t regular theatregoers, we suggest you set a little time aside for some of the best productions planned to dazzle Jozi’s theatres this month. Whether it’s taking a trip to Neverland or trying to survive a girls’ night out, these shows will […]

Arts and Culture

The art of gallery hopping: A guide to First Thursdays in Rosebank

Nov 5, 2019, Author: Amber Richardson

First Thursdays in Rosebank are truly special social events in Jozi defined by amazing art and entertainment as well as (most importantly) an unforgettable vibe. But there’s often so much going on at that they can be a little daunting for a newbie, so we’ve […]

Arts and Culture

Nataniël is back at Emperors Palace – Don’t miss When Giants Waltz this October!

Oct 22, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Theatre lovers are in for a special treat as Nataniël, talented South African muso and performer extraordinaire, makes his way to Emperors Palace to perform his latest enthralling creation, When Giants Waltz.   READ MORE ON OUR TOP 5 HERE Nataniël’s 17th production will be presented as 12 unforgettable concerts from 4 […]

Arts and Culture

Reviewed: #HeToo starring Pieter-Dirk Uys

Sep 17, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

We’ve seen some bad to average comedy lately, so it was a real treat to watch 90 uninterrupted and hilarious minutes of Pieter-Dirk Uys (PDU) and Evita Bezuidenhout plus a little David Attenborough and Pik Botha on stage in the satirist’s new one-man show #HeToo.   READ MORE ON ARTS AND CULTURE HERE. Created to say […]

People of Joburg

24 hours in Joburg with Zinah

Aug 19, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Joburg based Zinah is ready to wow the music industry with her latest single, Ever Been. Since beginning her journey at the age of seven when she decided the arts was her calling, she’s never looked back and has seen her passion take her to Europe as part […]

Arts and Culture

Parkhurst premieres new cinema

Aug 16, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

With limited entertainment options compared to the likes of Broadway or Times Square, it’s very exciting to be invited to a brand-new spot in Mzansi. So, when we heard that National Geographic was previewing their new six-part mini-series, The Hot Zone (based on Richard Preston’s best-selling book of the […]

Arts and Culture

Amy Jephta – telling untold women’s stories

Aug 15, 2019, Author: Carly Ritz

Historically underrepresented in the arts, women bring a nuance and sensitivity to the stage and screen that’s able to regale audiences in ways that men simply cannot. We caught up with award-winning South African playwright Amy Jephta, as she prepares for the Royal Court Theatre commission for the Edinburgh International Festival later this month.  READ MORE ON ENTERTAINMENT HERE. Just […]