Post Tagged with: "theatre"

Arts and Culture, Entertainment

Jozi, get ready to rock!

Apr 14, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

Hello Joburgers, a brand-new production and major extensive world tour of Queen and Ben Elton’s multi award-winning rock musical We Will Rock You will embark in Cape Town thereafter the show moves to Montecasino’s Teatro from 10 October to 22 November before setting sail on […]

Drinks, Night life

News Cafe is mixing things up

Jan 27, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

News Cafe is on are journey to recreate their brand, starting with the revamp of News Cafes around Jozi and the introduction of their new cocktail menu, ‘A News Café Cocktail Experience’. READ MORE ON OUR TOP 5 HERE. The menu has removed the clutter of […]

Leisure Activities

Weekly Round-up: What to do in Joburg this weekend

Jan 24, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

Hello Joburgers, are you in need of some inspiration for your weekend shenanigans? Not to worry because we have rounded up the best things to do in the City of Gold this weekend. Naked Girls Reading: Smash the Patriarchy Up for something a little different […]

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: Hello Joburg

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

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 […]

Entertainment

Jonathan Roxmouth is coming home!

Sep 2, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

For the first time since his sold-out concert series at the Teatro at Montecasino a year ago, one of South Africa’s favourite leading men is to return to Pieter Toerien’s Montecasino Theatre. READ MORE ON ENTERTAINMENT HERE. For a very limited time between seasons, Jonathan will […]

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 […]

Arts and Culture

Top 3 theatre shows: Stomping magical things on stage this month

Aug 12, 2019, Author: Carly Ritz

STOMP at The Teatro  International Smash Hit STOMP comes back to make some noise for South African audiences this month. And this one is bound to warm you up. A unique combination of percussion, dance and physical comedy, seen by over 12 million people worldwide, STOMP ignites a warmth smack […]